Senior Statistical Programmer


Seattle, WA

Industry: Business Services


5 - 7 years

Posted 41 days ago

  by    Jenny Ann Nunez

Title: Senior Statistical Programmer

Company:  CRO

Location: Remote

Type: Permanent Role

Notes: No Corp to Corp


Job Description:

  • Develops SAS programs to generate listings, tables and figures as outlined by mock TLF shells
  • Performs quality control (source code review, double-programming and log review) of SAS programs
  • Develops SAS programs to generate CDISC and other analysis data sets as outlined by respective specifications
  • Prepares specifications for CDISC and other analysis data sets
  • Assists Data Management with SAS programming needs
  • Acts as Lead Biostatistical Programmer to interact with the Lead Biostatistician and the study team


  • Advanced degree (MS or PhD) from accredited college or university, in statistics or closely related field
  • 7 years of experience in SAS programming within the area of clinical trials.
  • Prior experience using computerized information systems preferred.
  • Knowledge of ICH and local regulatory authority drug research and development regulations preferred.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook
  • Demonstrated working knowledge of data processing, database design and organization in clinical data environment
  • Demonstrated working knowledge of basic clinical trial design and analysis principles
  • Working knowledge of CDISC standards and application of these standards to projects
  • Working knowledge and understanding of advanced statistical concepts to program analysis datasets and tables which include descriptive and standard/complex inferential statistics
  • Fluent verbal and written English as well as the local language(s) required for clinical trial submissions.
  • Excellent team player, collaborative and able to build an effective team.
  • Ability to multitask and work effectively in a fast-paced environment with changing priorities.
  • Strong verbal and written communication and negotiation skills.
  • Excellent organizational and time-management skills, able prioritize work to meet deadlines.
  • Accountable, dependable and strong commitment.
  • Is customer service focused in approach to work both internally and externally.
  • Maintains a positive, results orientated work environment.
  • Ability to build client confidence and achieving high levels of customer satisfaction
  • Attention to detail and ability to independently work on stand-alone Biostatistical projects with general supervision