Statistical Programmer 2 Outcome Software, Inc.
Largest CRO in the world with over 27,000 employees globally.
Ranked 6th in InformationWeek 500 Computerworld Magazine?s ?100 Best Places to Work in IT"
Ranked 25th in the inaugural World?s Best Multinational Workplaces list from the Great Place to Work Institute.
Outcome is the late phase and observational study division of Quintiles. We doubled in size last year
Recently went public with one of the most successful IPO?s in the past few years
Due to business growth looking to add to a 10 person team. Seasoned group that is laid back but still very productive.
Excellent SAS experience is a must.
Excellent benefits program including everything from discounts on health club memberships to up to $800 off computer, hardware/software for their home(after 2yrs of service).
Position can be based in either Cambridge, MA or Rockville, MD(no relocation)
Provide advanced technical expertise to develop and maintain programs to meet internal and external clients? needs. Plan and lead the development of project-related solutions to the full scope of statistical programming tasks. Provide technical expertise to the Statistical Programming department.
Perform and plan:
(i) the programming, testing, and documentation of programs for use in creating statistical tables, figures and listing
(ii) the programming of analysis dataset (derived datasets) and transfer files for internal and external clients. and
(iii) the programming quality control checks for the source data and report the data issues periodically.
Detect errors in detail, corrects them (e.g., reviews tables/listings, edit checks output and SAS programs to ensure quality of deliverable) and report it to appropriate personals (internal or external clients)
Provide advanced technical expertise in conjunction with internal and external clients, and independently bring project solutions to SP teams and Statistical Programming department.
Perform and plan the development, implementation and validation of new process technologies, macros and applications. Fulfill project responsibilities at the level of technical team lead for single studies, under supervision.
Understand timelines for and milestones affecting their work and alert supervisor to potential slippage.
Provide training and mentoring to SP team members
REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES
Knowledge of statistics, programming and/or clinical drug development process
In-depth knowledge of applicable clinical research regulatory requirements; i.e., Good Clinical Practice (GCP) and International Conference on Harmonization (ICH) guidelines
Ability to implement programming specifications, as appropriate
Ability to estimate programming scope of work and assist in communicating project status
Working knowledge of Base SAS, SAS/STAT, SAS Graph and SAS Macro Language
Exhibits routine and occasionally complex problem solving skills
Recognizes when negotiating skills are needed and seeks assistance.
Good organizational, interpersonal, leadership and communication skills
Ability to effectively handle multiple tasks and projects, under supervision
Excellent accuracy and attention to detail
Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with coworkers, managers and clients
MINIMUM REQUIRED EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE
Masters degree in computer science or related field and 1 year relevant experience; Bachelor's degree in computer science or related field and 3 years relevant experience; or equivalent combination of education, training and experience
Extensive use of telephone and face-to-face communication requiring accurate perception of speech
Extensive use of keyboard requiring repetitive motion of fingers
Regular sitting for extended periods of time
Primary Location: USA-Massachusetts-Cambridge
Other Locations: USA-Maryland-Rockville
Organization: USA02 - US Clinical Development Svcs
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