JOB TITLE: Principle SAS Programmer


Industry : IT & Telecoms Job Location : Manchester
Job Reference : 6813 Job Category : IT
Employment Type : Permanent Posted : 09/07/2010
 
Salary & Benefits : £35000 - £37000 per annum + 25 days holiday
 
Experience Required : See Job Description
 
Education Required : See Job Description



Please note you must be permitted to work in the EC to apply for this job.

Job Summary

Principle SAS programmer, ideally certified in BASE programming required to work for a pharmaceutical company in Manchester. Working as part of the statistical analysis team, you will be lead programmer of a two person development team that is responsible for data analysis of clinical trial data.


Job Description

Principle SAS programmer, ideally certified in BASE programming required to work for a pharmaceutical company in Manchester. Working as part of the statistical analysis team, you will be lead programmer of a two person development team that is responsible for the statistical programming of analysis ready datasets, tabulations, graphics and listings of clinical trial data according to company standards.

You should be experienced in using SAS 9.2 and be qualified to degree standard (Or equivalent in either computing or a relevant numerate subject) and have extensive SAS programming experience, ideally with some pharma sector background but this is not essential.

In addition:

Knowledge of statistical concepts.
Excellent communication skills (written and verbal) giving the ability to communicate data structures / basic statistical concepts to an audience who may be unfamiliar with these areas.
Experience of trial / project management.
Ability to take a leadership role in the programming aspects of a project / program.

Desired Experience, Qualification, Attributes:

Understanding of industry technical standards, specifically CDISC (FDA) data structures and relevant regulatory guidelines.

Certified SAS Base Programmer.

Working week is Monday to Friday for 40 hours.

Bluefire Consulting is an employment business acting on behalf of a client company.


data analysis of clinical trial data.


Job Keywords

SAS, Base, Manchester



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