Programmer Analyst / Senior Programmer Analyst

On Application
02 Dec 2017
05 Jan 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
PPD is looking for experienced Clinical Programmers to join our growing teams in Cambridge or Winchester.

A head for figures can help save lives. At PPD your programming skills could benefit millions of people across the globe.

Duties and Responsibilities
* Serve as a programmer on selcted multiple projects, and coordinating all programming aspects of the project
* Contribute to the leadership of project teams as assigned by Biostatistics Management
* Time management of own and team's time spent on projects, ensuring deadlines are accomplished, with the delivery of high quality work
* Where applicable, provide the Project Manager, Biostatistics department, and company management with timely, accurate status and resourcing reports
* Interact with the project team leaders and sponsor on programming aspects of the project and present at meetings, as required, and communication actively and frequently with other team members as needed
* Ensure projects are well documented and consistent with company SOPs and working procedures
* Produce statistical appendices with appropriate documentation
* Oversee the Quality Review of the statistical reporting of selected projects

* BSc degree in statistics, computer science or related field is desirable. However also acceptable is a non-graduate qualification in combination with good relevant proven industry and SAS programming experience in a clinical trial environment
* Understanding of database structures and working with complex data structures

PPD is a leading global contract research organization providing drug discovery, development and lifecycle management services. Our clients and partners include pharmaceutical, biotechnology, medical device, academic and government organizations. With offices in 44 countries and more than 11,000 professionals worldwide, PPD applies innovative technologies, therapeutic expertise and a commitment to quality to help clients and partners accelerate the delivery of safe and effective therapeutics and maximize the returns on their R&D investments.