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SAS Programmer I

Company: PAREXEL
Location: Nottingham, England,United Kingdom
Reference: 42267BR
Closing Date: 19 Jun 18
Type: Not Specified
Salary (£): Competitive
Benefits:

Job Summary:

PAREXEL Informatics is one of the industry’s leading solution providers and we help customers accelerate the drug development process through innovation. Our product portfolio is built on leading-edge technology and is combined with extensive medical and clinical expertise. As the technology business unit of PAREXEL International Corporation, we're able to leverage our massive investment in technology with our parent company's wealth of hands-on clinical expertise. ...

Requirements:

PAREXEL Informatics is one of the industry’s leading solution providers and we help customers accelerate the drug development process through innovation. Our product portfolio is built on leading-edge technology and is combined with extensive medical and clinical expertise. As the technology business unit of PAREXEL International Corporation, we're able to leverage our massive investment in technology with our parent company's wealth of hands-on clinical expertise.

This role is based in our new modern state of the art office in Nottingham city centre which has excellent transport links and has a great working environment and the feel of an innovative technology company.

As the SAS Programmer you will be part of the Data Reporting and Analysis department. You will be responsible for providing advice both internally and externally to help PI deliver a service that matches, and where possible exceeds, client expectations. The data reporting tasks associated with this role consist of data transfers and associated checks programmed in SAS and the development of standards surrounding PI’s storage of data.

Accountability:

1) Deliver a positive, memorable and meaningful service which exceeds the expectations of both the internal and external customer.
- Write SAS programs to prepare SAS datasets to transfer to clients; the programs should check for internal consistency of the transferred data where possible.
- Write SAS programs to support other SPSS processes and tasks.
- Provide expert advice, both internally and externally, on issues and processes relating to data management of data captured by PI’s systems.
- Act as a trainer, coach and mentor as required.
- Assist the SAS Programmer Manager in the development and delivery of an appropriate strategy that supports the overall strategic business plan and other service specific strategies.
- Ensuring that all personally assigned objectives are achieved to the agreed standard and within the agreed timeframe, bringing to the attention of the SAS Programmer Manager any circumstances giving rise to concern or delay.
- Maintain and provide routine and ‘as requested’ information to the SAS Programmer Manager for inclusion in departmental and company-wide information and communication sharing processes.

2) Develop standards and maintain quality.
- Write SAS programs to facilitate checks on the source data captured by PI’s systems.
- Contribute to continuous process improvement initiatives.

QualificationsEducation:
- Ideally the job holder will possess a Bachelor’s Degree and/or other equivalent qualification..

Skills:
- Excellent SAS programming skills
- Excellent knowledge of PI programming and database standards and data transfer processes.
- Excellent interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills
- Client focused approach to work
- A flexible attitude with respect to work assignments and new learning
- Ability to manage multiple and varied tasks with enthusiasm and prioritize workload with attention to detail
- Ability to perform routine tasks with minimal or no supervision.
- Handle the unexpected in client audits.
- Deliver internal training
- Discuss issues with clients
- Able to review and approve SAS code of other SAS Programmers.

Knowledge and Experience:
- Ideally the successful job holder will have experience with proficiency in SAS programming particularly in BASE and MACRO typically gained over a period of time.
- The candidate must be able to demonstrate a high level of competency regarding PI programming and database standards and data transfer processes.

In return we will be able to offer you a structured career pathway and development within the role including awareness and understanding of the industry. Your hard work will be rewarded with a competitive salary and benefits package including 25 days holiday per year, pension scheme, life assurance, long term disability insurance, a health cash plan and other leading edge benefits that you would expect with a company of this type.

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Contact Information:

Address:  PAREXEL International
The Quays
101-105 Oxford Road
Uxbridge
Middlesex
UB8 1LZ
England
Tel:  +44 1895 238000
Fax:  +44 1895 238494
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