Clinical Database (SDTM) Programmer

Hobson Prior
Lausanne, Switzerland
£112440.15 - £116604.60 per annum
Closing date
17 Sep 2020

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Information Technology, Programming
Full Time
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Hobson Prior are working with an Oncology-focused Global Pharmaceutical company who are looking for a Clinical Database (SDTM) Programmer on a permanent basis in Lausanne.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Your will become a key link between the Clinical Data Management and the Statistical Programming teams, primarily producing reports, clinical data standards, transfer specifications and programming SDTM.
  • Working closely with the external vendors, you will produce transfer specifications for external data sources - performing consistent checks on the transferred data to ensure completeness, quality and accuracy of the data.
  • You will program SDTMs by converting raw clinical trial data, while also performing regular Quality Control on programming activities completed by Statistical Programmers and your Clinical Database Programming colleagues.
  • You will also be tasked with improving programming efficiency by creating and validating new SAS macros, systems and SOPs.


  • MSc (preferred) or BSc Degree in Computer Science, Biostatistics, Life Sciences or a related Life Sciences field.
  • Experience within the Pharmaceutical, Biotech or CRO sectors is required.
  • Effective verbal & written communication skills in a cross functional environment.
  • Knowledge of programming within SAS or R.
  • Experience working with CDISC - specifically converting eCRFs/raw data to SDTM format - is required.
  • Project management skills are desirable.
  • Knowledge of regulatory requirements and submission-related activities.

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Providing recruitment solutions across the life sciences industry

Hobson Prior is a leading specialist life sciences recruiter focused on finding and placing outstanding candidates across Europe and the Asia Pacific. We work proactively and with integrity, communicate in a professional and honest manner and invest time to understand and match the exact requirements of our clients and candidates.

Our highly selective clients trust us to source and secure interim and permanent candidates who’ll make a real difference to the success of their business. Our candidates, the best in the industry, often choose to work with us exclusively because we offer the best opportunities in their specialist field.

Representing who we are and what we stand for, our values influence the way we serve our clients and candidates and the way we interact with each other.

We identified them collaboratively – as a team – and so feel 100% invested in them. Together, we think they provide the best possible outcomes all who work with us.

Our standards are set high. We work to a rigorous set of processes to ensure that our conduct is professional, ethical and delivered with integrity at all times.

We are dedicated to finding the very best solutions for our clients and candidates, always going the extra mile to deliver measureable value.

We are guided by our experience and knowledge to provide the best possible service and support to our candidates, clients and colleagues. Our approach is consultative and collaborative.

We focus solely on our chosen market, developing expert consultants who know their industry in depth and specialise within it.

We find great candidates, developing relationships with them regardless of whether they are actively looking. This means we are able to provide both candidates and clients with unique opportunities.

Driven by results, we have plans to expand across different global regions and markets and have confidence in our ability to grow successfully through our core focus.

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