Ascent Services Group
Temporary, Freelance, Long-Term
Santa Monica, CA – Telecommute
REMOTE- Statistical Programmer
Ascent is seeking a REMOTE Statistical Programmer for a 12 month extendable contract.
Job Type: Contract
Location: Santa Monica, CA
Job ID: 18-11196
Responsibilities (include but are not limited to):
Ability to apply knowledge of SAS ? programming application and other software languages and tools along with knowledge of industry-accepted standards, including CDISC SDTM and ADaM
Provides programming expertise and input to planned and unplanned analyses, including the structure of standard and derived datasets, and the planned documentation of programming activities and TFLs.
Provides strategic guidance and in-depth critical review for the development of Case Report Forms (CRFs) and database designs; ability and experience to guide data management and programming in developing standards for building databases, edit checks, and statistical programming for data analyses
Demonstrated proficiency in interpreting statistical analysis plans and developing analysis data set specifications, including the definitions of derived variables, the structure and content of analysis datasets, statistical analyses, and the design of templates for statistical tables, figures, and listings for clinical study reports. Maintains programming documentation and ensures archival and reproducibility of all analyses.
Follow and implement standards related to derived data sets and submission data sets
Flexible to changing priorities, detail-oriented, works well under pressure and able to take on unfamiliar tasks.
BS or MS in biostatistics, statistics, computer science, or mathematics
5+ years experience in statistical programming in a pharmaceutical company or contract research organization
Advanced and broad knowledge of SAS, along with understanding of industry practices related statistical analyses, programming, and programming documentation
Ability to learn new programming languages as required
Hands-on experience in CDISC standards and datasets (SDTM, ADaM)
Experience in oncology clinical trials and data derivations
Excellent verbal, written, and presentation skills
Math & Economics , Statistics , Medical Research , Pharmaceutical , Software Development
Santa Monica, CA