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Lead Programmer Analyst - Remote

Company: Chiltern
Location: Remote Opportunity Anywhere in the US
Reference: TL-M2
Closing Date: 07 Sep 17
Type: Full Time
Salary (£): On Application
Benefits: Excellent and competitive benefits

Job Summary:

Regular, Full-Time Opportunity


Job Background

We have an exciting opportunity for a Lead Programmer Analyst - Remote to join our team!

  • Designing, defining, and reviewing data quality edit checks for inclusion in data standards and in consultation with study teams for study-level implementation
  • Developing and maintaining processes for the design and implementation of data quality edit checks
  • Manage data standards collection components (forms, fields, controlled terminology (i.e.; codelists), edit checks, derivations) in a metadata repository (MDR)
  • Participate in the definition and maintenance of data standards collection components
  • Review/audit study-level deliverables for compliance to data standards
  • Develop and compile metrics for communicating outcomes of data standard compliance reviews/audits
  • Provide additional support to study teams on the adoption of data standards
  • Drive and facilitate the expansion of data standards across client global development
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in statistics/ biostatistics, programming, life science, computer science, business administration or related discipline or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • 8+ years knowledge/experience in Pharmaceutical / Biotech industry
  • Demonstrated effective communication skills (written and oral)

Preferred Qualifications: 

  • Bachelor’s degree or Master’s degree, in statistics/ biostatistics, programming, life science, computer science, business administration or related discipline
  • 10 or more years cumulative work experience in data management, biostatistics or programming in Pharmaceutical or Biotechnology companies
  • 3 or more years of experience in a global organization
  • Ability to influence decision making
  • Project planning and management
  • Process improvement leadership
  • Participation in the development of policies and SOPs
  • Effective communication skills (written and oral)

Key Skills / Knowledge:

  • In depth knowledge/experience of data collection, analysis, and reporting in drug development and clinical trials processes
  • Collaborating in global cross-functional teams
  • Experience in project management, documentation writing, training, and compliance
  • Interest in process improvement methodologies
  • Use of software and data applications within drug development
  • Appreciation of computer system architecture and hardware
  • Experience with metadata repositories not necessary, but must have a willingness to learn the metadata repository application and underlying data tables and be comfortable extracting data from databases for reporting. 



Chiltern is an EEO / AA Employer and is committed to providing opportunities to minorities, women, individuals with disabilities and veterans.


On Application

Position Type

Full Time


Email Timica Lindsey -
+1 423 990 0416

Apply for this job: Lead Programmer Analyst - Remote

Contact Information:

Address:  Illinois, USA
1425 Tri-State Parkway, Suite 110 Gurnee, USA
IL 60031
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