Senior Programmer, Epidemiology, 12 months

i Pharm Consulting Ltd
London (Greater)
11 Jan 2018
10 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Senior Programmer, Epidemiology, 12 months, UK

I have a 12 month contract for a global biotech based in the UK. If you are interested in this contract role, please do get in touch.

*Responsible for epidemiological/statistical programming to produce analysis datasets and statistical analyses and reports for observational research studies from data stored on Hadoop and Linux.
*The preferred candidate will have excellent SAS programming skills however experience with limited SAS knowledge but proficiency in R will also be considered.
*Must be comfortable with creating complex analysis data sets derived from large databases and have a careful eye for outliers and errors.
*The role will involve interpreting plans of analysis developed by epidemiologists.
*Experience of contributing or the ability to contribute to the development of these type of plans through their epidemiological knowledge or database or statistical knowledge will be particularly favoured.
*The main skills my client are looking for is the ability to interpret and clarify the details of an analysis plan and to implement the programming necessary to deliver the results requested.

Prior experience with large observational data sources (such as CPRD or THIN), the Hadoop Distributed File System and observational research methods is strongly desired.

The ability to work effectively and successfully in a team environment, strong documentation, communication, and time management skills are essential.

Ideally candidates will have at least 4-5 years' experience in statistical programming.

If you need a new challenge that can offer you stability and an opportunity to work for a well-established global biometric team based in the UK, then this is the role for you. Please do get in touch and we can discuss this role in detail, confidentially of course.

Sherry Bajwa
Biometric Consultant
i-Pharm Consulting
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