Senior Statistical Programmer

Date: May 16, 2024

Location: DE

Company: Cytel Software Corporation

At Cytel, we work hard to create successful careers with significant professional growth for our employees, as a result of which they work hard to make Cytel successful. Cytel is a place where talent, experience and integrity come together to advance the state of clinical development. 

 

Position is home-based.

 

We are experiencing exponential growth on a global scale and hiring Senior Statistical Programmers to join our FSP division.  You will apply your know-how in CDISC standards (SDTM & ADaM) and advanced SAS programming skills, to support or lead one or more Phase I-IV clinical trials, across a variety of therapeutic areas. 

 

 

Our values

  • We believe in applying scientific rigor to reveal the full promise inherent in data.

 

  • We nurture intellectual curiosity and encourage everyone to approach new challenges with enthusiasm and the desire for discovery.

 

  • We believe in collaboration and invite a diversity of perspectives, drawing on a variety of talents to create a wealth of possibilities.

 

  • We prize innovation and seek intelligent solutions using leading-edge technology.

 

 

As a Senior Statistical Programmer, you will leverage your advanced SAS programming skills and proficiency in CDISC standards (SDTM & ADaM) to support or lead one or more Phase I-IV clinical trials. This role can be performed as fully remote.

 

How you will contribute:

  • Performing data manipulation, analysis and reporting of clinical trial data, both safety and efficacy, utilizing SAS programming
  • Generating and validating analysis datasets/analysis files, and complex tables, listings, and figures ( TLFs)
  • Production and QC / validation programming
  • Generating complex ad-hoc reports utilizing raw data and analysis datasets
  • Applying strong understanding/experience of Efficacy analysis
  • Communicating with and/or responding to internal cross-functional teams and client for project specifications, status, issues or inquiries
  • Performing lead duties for assigned clinical study under principle programmers oversight
  • Serving as team player, with a willingness to go the extra distance to get results, meet deadlines, etc.
  • Being adaptable and flexible when priorities change
  • Generating and validating Non-CDISC transformation datasets and analysis datasets
  • Proficient knowledge with SDTM/ADaM and TLF’s.   General expertise with Figures 
  • Individuals should be able to start programs from scratch and have the ability to handle complicated domains and outputs related to the protocol and SAP.
  • They must demonstrate a good understanding of the endpoints and data collection, with the ability to read and write specifications related to the respective implementation guides.
  • R & complex macro writing are a plus

 

What you offer:

  • Bachelor’s degree in one of the following fields Statistics, Computer Science, Mathematics, etc.
  • At least 8 years of SAS programming working with clinical trial data in the Pharmaceutical & Biotech industry with a bachelor’s degree or equivalent. At least 6 years of related experience with a master’s degree or above.
  • Study lead experience, preferably juggling multiple projects simultaneously.
  • Strong SAS data manipulation, analysis and reporting skills.
  • Strong QC / validation skills.
  • Good ad-hoc reporting skills.  
  • Solid ADaM and complex TFL skills.
  • Proficiency in efficacy analysis and survival analysis
  • Familiarity with drug development life cycle and experience with the manipulation, analysis and reporting of clinical trials’ data.
  • Submissions experience utilizing define.xml and other submission documents
  • Excellent analytical & troubleshooting skills.
  • Ability to provide quality output and deliverables, in adherence with challenging timelines.
  • Ability to work effectively and successfully in a globally dispersed team environment with cross-cultural partners.

 

Why Cytel?

  • Our collaborative working environment encourages innovation and rewards results, and we are proud to have one of the lowest turnover rates in the industry.
  • In addition to a competitive compensation, we offer an excellent benefit’s package, annual bonus incentive, promote work-life balance, and the opportunity to grow with us!
  • Work with respected experts and thought leaders in the fields of biostatistics and statistical programming.

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