Covance

  • Manager of Statistical Programming

    Job Location(s) US-MO-Kansas City | US-Nationwide | CA-ON-Toronto | CA-ON-Mississuaga | US-PA-Philadelphia | US-NJ-Princeton | US-TX-Austin | US-IL-Chicago | US-NC-Raleigh-Durham
    Job Number
    2018-22110
    Job Category
    Other
    Position Type
    Full-Time
  • Job Overview

    Manager of Statistical Programming

    This permanent, salaried position can be done remotely from anywhere in the U.S. or Canada.

     

    The selected candidate will be responsible for representing the Biometrics department on interdepartmental project teams and assist in the administration of the department, including resource and project scheduling, interviewing and hiring, establishing departmental processes and interaction with other departments. Additionally, you will also be responsible for the following:

     

    • Supervise, train and conduct performance reviews for staff
    • Work extensively with Biometrics team members and communicate with cross-functional team members
    • Set project priorities and timelines and ensure overall consistency of a project, including macro definitions, debugging programs and documentation
    • Represent Biometrics department on interdepartmental project teams and serve as client contact and primary programmer for clinical trials of various phases
    • Implementing project management methodology
    • Oversee programming of the programmers assigned to project

    We require a Bachelor’s degree, Master’s preferred along with 4+ years of clinical programming or SAS programming experience.   Must have working knowledge of the procedures of clinical programming, experience on VAX, UNIX or PC platform using SAS; proficiency of SAS; and previous computer experience.   A high degree of accuracy and attention to detail is needed along with some travel required for meetings. Major part of work is done in an office environment.

    Education/Qualifications

    Masters or Higher

     

    Minimum 5+ years’ experience, or an equivalent combination of education and experience required to successfully perform the key responsibilities of the job

    Prior experience as a programmer or lead programmer

    Extensive experience leading statistical programming activities in clinical research

    Experience leading statistical programming activities for a multiple protocol program preferred

    Significant previous experience in a pharmaceutical research or CRO setting required

    Experience

    8-10 yrs+

    Options

    Sorry the Share function is not working properly at this moment. Please refresh the page and try again later.
    Share on your newsfeed

    Tell Us About Yourself

    Not ready to apply? Connect with us to join our talent community.