Applications Programmer - Spotfire and Pharmaceuticals

Elevate Platform Limited
16 May 2018
15 Jun 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Applications Programmer - Spotfire and Pharmaceuticals

We have a contract position available for a highly experienced Analyst Programmer (Applications) to join GSK at their Uxbridge site. This position is initially for 1 year (until May 2019) and comes with a max hourly pay of £45.

Must present: Strong Spotfire Technical Programming Experience – not Spotfire as a USER, hence a Programmer. DVO needs candidates capable of building visualizations in the Spotfire platform.

Basic qualifications:

• BA/BSc or extensive experience in computer science, data science, natural science (e.g. chemistry), mathematics, statistics, or IT related discipline

• Proven Data Visualization Platform Experience: Spotfire (highly preferred), Tableau, Cognos, Business Objects or other relevant graphical platform

• Proven Experience in an IT related area and/or

• Proven Pharmaceutical Experience

• Proven ability to manage conflicting demands and priorities and to negotiate successfully

• Proven ability to translate business function needs into documentable, communicable, and programmable requirements

• Knowledge of basic computer skills (MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook)

• Excellent written and verbal communication skills

Preferred qualifications:

• Demonstrated knowledge of and experience in the application of CDISC data and standards

• Project management or relevant experience

• Demonstrated ability to manage the outsourcing or externalization of Data Visualizations/IT Deliverables in the clinical trials setting (e.g., working with CROs, academic institutions)

• Demonstrated direct interaction with clinical study team members of a consistently successful nature

Job Role:

Primary coding language: Various Affluence/knowledge of this language: 5+ years of experience Analyzes and designs information systems.

Designs and writes application programs for the systems. Provides 24-hour daily production support to assigned system(s) to identify production problems and resolve them.

Develops new programs to support.

Write code in Various technologies.

Create or enhance web and non-web based scientific software

Analyze requirements

Write unit and acceptance tests

Program in a team environment or in pairs

Design software with objects

Must have: Strong technical writing skills with the ability to translate business requirements into functional requirements

Must illustrate: The number of Visualizations/Dashboards Candidates have built from the ground up in any platform. If the number was less than ten (?10) to exclude those candidates as having insufficient Data Visualization Experience

Additional information about the process

The deadline for applications is 10am, Friday 18th May. CVs after this time cannot be considered but will be shortlisted for similar roles.

Interested candidates should submit their CV in the first instance, further information can be obtained from Sophie on 0161 924 3651

GSK is a science led global healthcare company with a special purpose: to help people do more, feel better and live longer.

If you match these requirements, please apply in the normal way. Elevate will send you an email, please open, click and action that email and your application will be visible to the hiring organisation directly.

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