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Senior SAS Programmer ~ EU Home-based

Company: GCE Solutions
Reference: PC-SenSASprog-EUHB
Closing Date: 13 May 18
Type: Permanent
Salary (£): Competitive

Job Summary:

There is an exciting new role for a Senior level (5yrs+) SAS/Statistical Programmer to join our ranks here at GCE Solutions! We are currently working on both internal and external projects, across various TAs and Phases (mainly II-IIIb), and with excellent career development and progression on offer, this could be a great opportunity!


The role of a Senior SAS Programmer at GCE Solutions is to work alongside the Biostatisticians in the company in delivering solutions for our global client on their Phase II and Phase III trials. This position can be based on-site at our Manchester HQ / Client sites across the EU, or fully remote based.


  • 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
  • Understand pharmaceutical industry standards
  • Develop consistent practices of clinical and statistical review of output and mentor programming staff
  • QC summary tables, data listings and graphs using SAS standard coding practices
  • Create/review programming plan, specifications for datasets and TLFs
  • 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
  • Good understanding of clinical data
  • Good understanding of client standards for trial designs, data and output
  • Technically very skilled and able to coordinate tasks
  • Experience in CDISC

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.

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Contact Information:

Address:  UK
82 King Street, Manchester
M2 4WQ
Tel:  0044 208 432 2994
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