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Principal Statistical Programmer - Spain

Company: GCE Solutions
Reference: 206
Closing Date: 28 Mar 18
Type: Contract
Salary (£): On Application

Job Summary:

GCE Solutions is looking for a team of Principal level SAS Programmers who have strong Oncology and Submissions experience.



  • Work with all levels of SAS Programmers at GCE Solutions in their day to day activities
  • Regularly communicate with the sponsor on the progress of programming aspects of the project and proactively anticipates issues and works with the sponsor on resolution of the problems
  • Provide input and/or write the programming specifications
  • Serve as subject matter expert on all aspects of SAS programming
  • Develop consistent practices of clinical and statistical review of output and mentor programming staff
  • Check for consistency across therapeutic areas
  • Identify, plan, and oversee the implementation and success measures of all process improvement initiatives
  • Maintain expertise in the use of the SAS Macros and determine macro development priorities

Skills and Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree from a reputable university, preferably in a science or mathematics related field
  • Proven experience working as a SAS Programmer within the pharmaceutical industry, including experience of SAS Base, SAS graph and SAS Macros
  • Capable of implementing more advanced statistical procedures, as per the specifications by the Biostatistician
  • Oncology experience, including experience in RECIST
  • Submissions experience, including ISS/ISE
  • Thorough understanding of relational database components and theory
  • Excellent application development skills
  • Strong understanding of clinical data and extremely hands on in data manipulations, analysis and reporting of analysis results
  • Good understanding of client standards for trial designs, data and output
  • Technically very skilled and able to coordinate tasks
  • Excellent knowledge of CDISC standards (SDTM and ADaM)
  • Ability to work on multiple project plans, organise and prioritise activities
  • Good verbal and written communication skills

GCE Solutions is a global clinical research organization (CRO), founded in 2006 in the US. We assist in clinical development in the pharmaceutical, biotechnology, and medical device industries with various programming, statistical, and consultancy tasks among an array of therapeutic areas and phases. We have offices in the US, Europe and India.

Every employee has a personal development and career plan, and due to the growth of the company, the development potential is huge. We also offer an annual performance bonus, and a competitive benefits package.

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Contact Information:

Address:  UK
82 King Street, Manchester
M2 4WQ
Tel:  0044 208 432 2994
Website:  Visit Our Web Site

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