Statistical Programmer 2 (R1088964) in Durham, NC at IQVIA™

Date Posted: 10/8/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Durham, NC
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    10/8/2019
  • Job ID:
    R1088964

Job Description

IQVIA™ is the leading human data science company focused on helping healthcare clients find unparalleled insights and better solutions for patients. Formed through the merger of IMS Health and Quintiles, IQVIA offers a broad range of solutions that harness the power of healthcare data, domain expertise, transformative technology, and advanced analytics to drive healthcare forward.



RESPONSIBILITIES

  • 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).



REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES

  • 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


MINIMUM REQUIRED EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE

             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

Join Us

Making a positive impact on human health takes insight, curiosity, and intellectual courage. It takes brave minds, pushing the boundaries to transform healthcare. Regardless of your role, you will have the opportunity to play an important part in helping our clients drive healthcare forward and ultimately improve outcomes for patients.

Forge a career with greater purpose, make an impact, and never stop learning.

IQVIA is an EEO Employer - Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled

IQVIA, Inc. provides reasonable accommodations for applicants with disabilities.  Applicants who require reasonable accommodation to submit an application for employment or otherwise participate in the application process should contact IQVIA’s Talent Acquisition team at workday_recruiting@iqvia.com to arrange for such an accommodation.



Job ID: R1088964