Covance Senior Statistical Programmer in Bangalore, India
- Duties and Responsibilities:
Responsible for the production of SDTM and/or ADaM datasets to the required specification.
Produce Define.XML/PDFs, aCRFs and Reviewers Guide to support SDTM and ADaM deliverables.
Read-in and reconcile electronic data with the CRF.
Develop SAS programmable edit checks to assist in data review as needed.
QC datasets, defines, aCRF and Reviewers Guide to ensure their accuracy and meet the client specifications and documented appropriately in JIRA
Responsible for the production of data tables, figures and listings (TFLs) to the required specification for clinical, PK and PD reports in SAS.
QC TFLs to ensure their accuracy and meet the client specifications and documented appropriately in JIRA
Produce PK merge / EDT file
Take on responsibility for studies to ensure the datasets and/or TFLs and associated documents are completed in a timely manner and to the required specification
Responsible for timely data transfer to and from clients in both production and developmental roles.
Interact with clients on SAS programming matters.
Review and comment on the Statistical Analysis Plan and TFL shells.
Take on responsibility for program of studies to ensure the SAS outputs and associated documentation are consistent across studies and ensure Programmers are trained in client specific requirements
Answer QA audits in an accurate and timely manner.
Provide guidance, mentoring, training and feedback for members of the department in SAS processes and programming techniques.
Provide departmental training where appropriate.
As a Lead Programmer attend and contribute at all study meetings.
Liaise with supervisor to ensure that studies are scheduled into the department schedule.
Liaise with external and internal clients as required with regard to requirements for SAS deliverables and attend client meetings where required.
Liaise with study team to ensure targets and timelines are achieved.
Perform ad-hoc programming in response to unscheduled requests.
Ensure that all study material (paper and electronic) are archived within 3 months of the end product going final.
Contribute at department meetings, presenting SAS coding items to the rest of the department.
Ensure quality of personal work.
Investigate and implement new procedures / methods when necessary.
Proactive involvement with process improvements.
Good time management and organization skills, the ability to prioritize own work to meet tight deadlines while maintaining the highest standards of work.
Effective communication skills; a co-operative and team orientated approach.
Perform other related duties as assigned.
University/college degree or HND in a numerate or computing discipline.
3-4 years of SAS programming experience.
Experience with relational databases.
Understanding of data management and the clinical trial process
Job Number 2018-20572
Job Category Clinical Operations
Position Type Full-Time
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