Intern - Statistical Programming eSub Team

Foster City, CA, United States
Jan 14, 2021
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time
Intern - Statistical Programming eSub Team
United States - California - Foster City

Gilead Sciences, Inc. is a research-based bio-pharmaceutical company that discovers, develops and commercializes innovative medicines in areas of unmet medical need. With each new discovery and investigational drug candidate, we seek to improve the care of patients living with life-threatening diseases around the world. Gilead's therapeutic areas of focus include HIV/AIDS, liver diseases, cancer and inflammation, and serious respiratory and cardiovascular conditions.

Making an impact on a global scale
Inclusion is one of the company's five core values. That's because we know that we are stronger and more innovative at Gilead when we are informed by a diverse set of backgrounds, experiences and points of view. Gilead Sciences is a biopharmaceutical company that discovers, develops and commercializes innovative therapeutics in areas of unmet medical need. The company's mission is to advance the care of patients suffering from life-threatening diseases worldwide.

When you join Gilead, you join our mission to change the world by enabling people to live healthier and more fulfilling lives. Come join a mission-driven bio-pharmaceutical organization that values inclusion and diversity, has a strong portfolio of products, and is constantly #CreatingPossible

A summer research internship is available in the Department at the Foster City, CA, campus of Gilead Sciences. The candidate should be enrolled in an Undergraduate/Graduate Program with good academic records. The student should have proficiency of the English language in writing and communication. Self-motivated, solid ethical decision-making skills, adaptable to change. Preferred candidate should have programming experience in SAS. Proven problem solving and data processing skills and show an interest in the biotechnology industry.
Responsibilities and Functions:
Under general supervision, the intern will contribute to on-going study related projects by reviewing mapping specification, generating supporting documents for programming and perform quality checks for submission package. Testing and documenting macros and template programs developed for submission package. Participates in validation of SAS datasets using Pinnacle 21 tool and provide feedback to the study team.

Knowledge, Experience & Skills:
  • Must be at least 18 years old
  • Graduate student in the or related field enrolled in an accredited university/college; including enrollment in the Fall Semester after completing the internship
  • Ability to complete 10-12 consecutive weeks between May and September
  • Good verbal communication skills and interpersonal skills are required
  • Proficient in at least one programming languages such as SAS
  • Experience in Data manipulation and integration, relational databases, and statistics.
  • Ability to understand clinical trial design and scientific literature.

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