Statistical Programmer 2 - (1802510) in Thane, IN at IQVIA™

Date Posted: 9/24/2018

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    Thane, IN
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    At least 1 year(s)
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Job Description

Join us on our exciting journey!

IQVIA™ is The Human Data Science Company™, focused on using data and science to help healthcare clients find better solutions for their patients. Formed through the merger of IMS Health and Quintiles, IQVIA offers a broad range of solutions that harness advances in healthcare information, technology, analytics and human ingenuity to drive healthcare forward.


Provide advanced technical expertise to develop and maintain programs to meet internal and external clients’ needs. Plan and lead the development of project-related solutions to the full scope of statistical programming tasks. Provide technical expertise to the Statistical Programming department.


Perform and plan: (i) the programming, testing, and documentation of programs for use in creating statistical tables, figures and listing, (ii) the programming of analysis dataset (derived datasets) and transfer files for internal and external clients. and (iii) the programming quality control checks for the source data and report the data issues periodically.

Detect errors in detail, corrects them (e.g., reviews tables/listings, edit checks output and SAS programs to ensure quality of deliverable) and report it to appropriate personals (internal or external clients)

Provide advanced technical expertise in conjunction with internal and external clients, and independently bring project solutions to SP teams and Statistical Programming department.

Perform and plan the development, implementation and validation of new process technologies, macros and applications.

Fulfill project responsibilities at the level of technical team lead for single studies, under supervision.

Understand timelines for and milestones affecting their work and alert supervisor to potential slippage.

Provide training and mentoring to SP team members

All responsibilities are essential job functions unless noted as nonessential (N).


Knowledge of statistics, programming and/or clinical drug development process

In-depth knowledge of applicable clinical research regulatory requirements; i.e., Good Clinical Practice (GCP) and International Conference on Harmonization (ICH) guidelines

Ability to implement programming specifications, as appropriate

Ability to estimate programming scope of work and assist in communicating project status

Working knowledge of Base SAS, SAS/STAT, SAS Graph and SAS Macro Language

Exhibits routine and occasionally complex problem solving skills

Recognizes when negotiating skills are needed and seeks assistance.

Good organizational, interpersonal, leadership and communication skills

Ability to effectively handle multiple tasks and projects, under supervision

Excellent accuracy and attention to detail

Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with coworkers, managers and clients

Job Requirements


Masters degree in computer science or related field and 1 year relevant experience; Bachelor's degree in computer science or related field and 3 years relevant experience; or equivalent combination of education, training and experience


Extensive use of telephone and face-to-face communication requiring accurate perception of speech

Extensive use of keyboard requiring repetitive motion of fingers

Regular sitting for extended periods of time

Occasional travel

Connect to great opportunity™

Quintiles is a strong advocate of diversity and inclusion in the workplace.  We believe that a work environment that embraces diversity will give us a competitive

advantage in the global marketplace and enhance our success.  We believe that an inclusive and respectful workplace culture fosters a sense of belonging among our employees

builds a stronger team, and allows individual employees the opportunity to maximize their personal potential.

We know that meaningful results require not only the right approach but also the right people. Regardless of your role, we invite you to reimagine healthcare with us. You will have the opportunity to play an important part in helping our clients drive healthcare forward and ultimately improve human health outcomes.Whatever your career goals, we are here to ensure you get there!We invite you to join IQVIA™.

Job ID: 1802510