Principal Statistical Programmer

Statistical Programming · Bloemfontein, Free State
Department Statistical Programming
Employment Type Full-Time
Minimum Experience Experienced


Job level will be assigned per candidate qualification as Principal or Senior Statistical Programmer.  The successful candidate will be responsible for all programming elements in the development and delivery of SDTM, ADaM and TLFs. You will be collaborating with biostatisticians to ensure projects adhere to the drug development plans. You need to have strong communication skills and be able to identify and plan for risks. You are also expected to play a part in the building of the team by sharing knowledge and help with training and mentoring of junior staff.


Minimum requirements/qualifications: 

BSc in Life / Computer Science or Statistics or equivalent

 

Minimum requirement/experience: 

At least three (3) years of experience in SDTM, ADaM or TFLs. Having experience in more than one of the areas will be an advantage.

 

Minimum requirement/skills: 

1. Advanced SAS knowledge

2. Statistical Analysis Plan (SAP) review and input

3. Excellent knowledge of CDISC standards

4. Working knowledge of regulatory requirements relevant to a Statistical Programmer

 

Minimum requirement/competencies:

1. Analytical and logical thinker

2. Strong communication skills

3. Positive work aptitude

 

Responsibilities:

1. SDTM, ADaM & TFL programming and validation

2. Mentoring and training of junior staff

3. Drive process improvement and innovation

 

Typical Tasks: 

1. Organizing and leading programming activities (multiple programmers)

2. Build and grow working relationships, internally, externally and cross-functionally

3. Oversee delivery (quality and timelines)

4. Comply with CDISC standards

5. Problem Solving

6. Mentoring, training and knowledge sharing

7. Expand on best practices

 

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  • Location
    Bloemfontein, Free State
  • Department
    Statistical Programming
  • Employment Type
    Full-Time
  • Minimum Experience
    Experienced