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Senior Statistical Programmer Analyst

Company: Roche
Reference: 3595573953
Closing Date: 26 May 18
Type: Full Time
Salary (£): On Application

Job Summary:

Roche are recruiting for experienced SAS and / or R Programmers to work with our progressive team in the purpose built Welwyn Garden City site. These exciting new positions are to support new projects in development. ...


Roche are recruiting for experienced SAS and / or R Programmers to work with our progressive team in the purpose built Welwyn Garden City site. These exciting new positions are to support new projects in development.


The basic function of this role is to lead statistical programming activities and provide end to end statistical programming support in planning, specifying, designing, developing and implementing statistical software solutions for the reporting and analysis of clinical trials.


Within the role of a SAS and / or R Programmers, you will be providing statistical software and software documentation support to the Statistical Programming and Analysis team (SPA) in general and to specific clinical projects. In addition to this you will be part of a functional team where your analyst skills will be valued and you will play a key role in driving projects forward.


Senior Programmers are expected to lead studies and ensure that programming activities are executed in a timely manner and to the required high reporting standards. Senior programmers ensure that the objectives, standards, deadlines and other requirements set by management with respect to statistical software and software documentation are attained.


Additional duties of your role will include developing and documenting statistical programming standards in accordance with current statistical programming practices and regulatory authority requirements as well as programming, validating and documenting software following statistical programming standards and ensure its availability to users.


Who you are

You’re someone who wants to influence your own development. You’re looking for a company where you have the opportunity to pursue your interests across functions and geographies. Where a job title is not considered the final definition of who you are, but the starting point.

The successful candidate will be educated to degree level preferably in IT, Life Sciences, Statistics, Computer Science, Mathematics or other analytical field while possessing a very good knowledge/experience of international clinical research and drug development.


You must be someone who has strong communication and team working skills. Also you must be very experienced in the use of statistical software and can readily learn new software applications. Above all, you will require very good knowledge of SAS and/or R.

If you are proud of contributing and feel you have the commitment to teamwork and innovation that we are seeking, then Roche is the organisation for you.  In return we offer a competitive salary plus the excellent benefits you would expect from a blue-chip organisation, including a genuine interest in your development and progression.

To be considered for this position, please apply using the link below.


Who we are

Our UK Pharmaceutical head office is situated in Welwyn garden City, Hertfordshire, with beautiful country side surrounding the area. Supported by major motorways & airports as well as being a 30 minute train ride to London, access is easy. With over 1400 people occupying our site in Welwyn, you can expect opportunities in Early Development (pRED), Product Development (PD), Commercial (Rx) and of course our corporate function.

Roche is an equal opportunity employer and strictly prohibits unlawful discrimination based upon an individual’s race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, national origin/ancestry, age, mental/physical disability, medical condition, marital status, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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Contact Information:

Address:  UK Head Office
P.O. Box 8, Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire, United Kingdom
Tel:  +44 1707 36 6000
Fax:  +44 1707 33 8297
Website:  Visit Our Web Site

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