This position will have responsibilities for the production of Project related datasets, Tables, Listings, and Graphs (TLG) required for delivery to Premier Research Group clients. This position will also complete Biostatistical Programming Quality Control and Validation efforts to support Global Biostatistics projects. This position will complete this work through the development and validation of SAS Software programs, macros, and utility tools.
PRIMARY JOB FUNCTIONS:
Develops and tests SAS Software programs to generate data sets, tables, listings, and graphs for projects being completed in the Global Biostatistics Department.
Develops and tests SAS Software programs to complete quality control and validation work on SAS Software programs, data sets and TLGs generated by others as part of the SOP.
Develops and tests SAS Software programs using SAS to process and/or import external data into Analysis SAS data sets or export SAS output to other computer files for delivery to clients.
Develops SAS Software programs to create derived variables and data sets (e.g., LOCF, adverse events with multiple merging and cleaning procedures), or perform other required advanced data manipulation to support completion of Biostatistics projects.
Will assist in other programming tasks using software other than SAS to support Biometrics or specialized data analysis requirements.
Prepares documents to describe SAS Software programs as assigned.
Performs group and departmental Quality Control (QC) procedures
All other projects, and learning activities, as assigned
Bachelor's degree, or equivalent, preferably in statistics, math, computer science, or equivalent course work in another Bachelor’s degree program.
Technical aptitude, attentiveness to detail, ability/willingness to work collaboratively as part of a team, and excellent communication skills
Working knowledge and understanding of basic statistics to program tables which include descriptive and standard inferential statistics.
Working knowledge of data processing, database design and organization in clinical data environment.
Working knowledge of basic clinical trial design and analysis principles.
Attention to detail and ability to independently resolve a variety of issues with general supervision
Working knowledge of SAS Software data set architecture.
Motivated, self-starter that has a certain degree of creative thinking.
Minimum of 1-3 years experience programming with SAS Software supporting biostatistics functions in clinical data environment.
Fluent English Communication skills (verbal, written & interpersonal)