As a leader in next generation, data-driven pharmaceutical services, Cytel is shaping the future of drug development. We deliver to the market innovative analytical software for statistical analysis and simulation, best-in-class data science analytics services and high-end impact consulting. Our culture is inclusive, collaborative and results-driven with a shared commitment to quality. With operations across North America, Europe, and India, Cytel hires passionate and talented people who share its mission of ensuring the clinical development of safe and effective medicines.
We are experiencing exponential growth on a global scale and hiring Principal Statistical Programmers to join our FSP division. You will apply your technical and operational leadership know-how in CDISC standards (SDTM & ADaM) and advanced SAS programming skills, to support or lead programming activities Phase I-IV clinical trials and development projects, across a variety of indications. You will report to the Associate Director, Statistical Programming.
This is a home-based position in Europe, with the option to work from our Geneva, Basel, Paris and Barcelona office locations.
How you will contribute:
lead and supporting programming activities at trial and project level
planning and performing data manipulation, analysis and reporting of clinical trial data, data pooling and analysis of both safety and efficacy (ISS/ISE), utilizing SAS programming;
specifying generating and validating ADaM datasets/analysis files, and tables, listings, and figures ( TLFs);
production and QC / validation programming as well as overseeing CRO deliverables;
generating ad-hoc reports, analyses for publication etc.;
applying strong understanding/experience with Efficacy analysis;
communicating with and/or responding to internal cross-functional teams and client for project specifications, status, issues or inquiries;
participating in or leading special initiatives for Cytel and/or our client
serving as team player or lead, with a willingness to go the extra distance to get results, meet deadlines, etc.;
being adaptable and flexible when priorities change
What you offer:
Bachelor’s degree or equivalent, preferably in a scientific discipline such as Statistics, Computer Science, Mathematics, etc.; Master's degree is desirable
8 or more years of SAS programming working with clinical trial data in the Pharmaceutical & Biotech industry.
Substantial study and project lead experience
Strong SAS data manipulation, analysis and reporting skills and awareness of state-of-the-art standards and technical developments.
Solid experience implementing the latest CDISC ADaM standards.
Strong QC / validation skills.
Good ad-hoc reporting skills.
Proficiency in Efficacy analysis.
Familiarity with drug development life cycle and experience with the manipulation, analysis and reporting of clinical trials’ data.
Submissions experience with ISS/E and other deliverables strongly preferred.
Excellent analytical & troubleshooting skills.
Ability to plan activities and provide quality output and deliverables, in adherence with challenging timelines.
Ability to work effectively and successfully in a globally dispersed team environment with cross-cultural partners.
Proactive and effective communication skills
Ability to coach and mentor more junior programmers
Meaningful Work, Collaborative Culture, Stimulating Challenges
Our collaborative working environment encourages innovation and rewards results, and we are proud to have one of the lowest turnover rates in the industry.
In addition to a competitive compensation, we offer an excellent benefits package, annual bonus incentive, promote work-life balance, and the opportunity to grow with us!
Work with respected experts and thought leaders in the fields of biostatistics and statistical programming.
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