Epidemiological/Statistical Programmer; Contract

Scotland / Wales / England
£15 - £30 per hour
04 Jan 2021
18 Jan 2021
Nicole Buckland
Full Time
Contract Type
Experience Level
Entry level

Epidemiological/Statistical Programmer
6 - 12-month contract

Location: remote working; UK/ EU

Salary: competitive hourly/ day rate

Company overview: Multinational biopharmaceutical company.


This is an excellent opportunity for a junior programmer or a professional who has recently completed a Masters or PHD and interested in developing knowledge within epidemiology/ Real World Evidence.

The role will involve the following:

  • Interpret and clarify the details of a plan of analysis and to implement the programming necessary to deliver the results requested
  • Working with SAS and other databases producing analysis datasets.
  • Creating visualisations from these datasets using Spotfire as well as ad-hoc analysis work.
  • Spotfire as well as ad-hoc analysis work.
  • Able to work with large complex datasets
  • Interpreting plans of analysis
  • Experience of working with observational data and with epidemiological knowledge

About you:

  • To apply for this role please can you demonstrate if you have SAS programming skills.
  • Knowledge of R or Python will also be considered.
  • 1-2 years programming experience
  • Knowledge of SQL is needed.
  • Knowledge of Spotfire would beneficial
  • Must be degree educated within statistical/ compute science/epidemiology or something of a related subject.