Clinical Trial Statistical Programmer

Location
South San Francisco, California, United States
Posted
Aug 09, 2019
Ref
60
Hotbed
Biotech Bay
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time
Responsibilities:

This position will report to Director Biostatistics and the Clinical Trial Statistical Programmer will have primary responsibility for overseeing data quality and data reviews. He/she will be responsible for developing automated analyses and visualizations in R and Tableau to facilitate the evaluation of data quality and review at the individual clinical study level as well as accumulating data across multiple clinical studies.

Specifically:
  • Ensure data integrity through oversight of routine data reviews, query and resolution.
  • Lead cross-disciplinary data review meetings with all stakeholders, including clinical, statistical and operational subject matter experts.
  • Establish consistency in review of data quality and review across programs

Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's Degree, Master's Degree or higher in statistics, biostatistics, data science or computer science
  • Experience with programming customer friendly patient profiles in Tableau or other program
  • R or Python programming skills, preferably including ggplot, tidyverse and R Markdown
  • Ability to clearly communicate complex issues, observations and resolutions to management
  • Understanding of statistical concepts related to the design and conduct of clinical trials
  • Broad experience in data collection, monitoring, cleaning and analysis throughout clinical development (Phase 1-4) preferred
  • Prior employment at a pharmaceutical or biotech company or CRO preferred

Skills/Competencies
  • Understanding of statistical concepts related to the design and conduct of clinical trials
  • Broad experience in data collection, monitoring, cleaning and analysis throughout clinical development (Phase 1-4) preferred
  • Previous employment at a pharmaceutical or biotech company or CRO preferred
  • Experience explaining results of analyses to non-technical audiences.
  • Working knowledge of MS Office suite. Able to generate business correspondence, create forms and generate reports as required
  • Have excellent time management skills and are action-oriented, goal-oriented and innovative.
  • Experience leading data review discussions and meetings preferred