Director, Statistical Programming

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  • Implementation of global statistical programming strategy related to innovation in technologies, automation, processes, and standards to maximize efficiency.
  • Support the development and implementation of a global programming ecosystem to enable successful project deliverables
  • Participate in the development and implementation of centralized data warehouse
  • Develop department programming standards to meet business needs and regulatory requirements, enabling efficient and seamless production of deliverables
  • Develop innovative solutions to standardize, automate and optimized efficiency and quality
  • Develop tools for efficient verification of derived datasets, e.g. SDTM and ADaM, and TLFs
  • Build a team of programmers to support ongoing pipeline expansion
  • Generate ad hoc data sets and TLFs on ongoing basis





  • Masters or bachelors degree in related field


  • 10+ years of experience in the pharmaceutical industry and/or CRO
  • Excellent knowledge of statistical programming in SAS including Base, macro, STAT, GRAPH, SQL
  • Solid understanding of FDA, EMA, ICH and global regulations and industry standards applicable to clinical study data and reporting on clinical trials, including CDISC standards
  • Expertise in the requirements and technology required to support electronic submissions
  • Experience in leading submissions and managing people
  • Strong leadership and project management skills

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