Statistical Programmer

Geneva, Switzerland or EU remote considered
28 Sep 2017
04 Feb 2019

We are seeking a Statistical Programmer to join our BDM team based in Geneva, Switzerland.  

Cytel Inc. is a leading provider of clinical research services and trial design and analysis software/services primarily for the biopharmaceutical, medical device, academic and government researchers. All 25 leading global biopharmaceutical companies use our technology to design, simulate and analyze their clinical studies. Pioneers of the supporting statistical methods, every adaptive trial we've designed has been accepted by international regulators.

We are looking for a Statistical Programmer to join our growing team in Geneva.

Summary of Job Responsibilities:
Working under the direction of the Biostatistician or Senior Statistical Programmer, the Statistical Programmer:

conducts programming activities for a trial, early phase project, indication, or publication activities.  

Develops and supports statistical programming computer systems that are used in the production of statistical analysis plan (SAP)-planned tables, data listings, and graphs, integrated summaries of safety and efficacy, ad hoc analyses and electronic submission deliverables, such as datasets, data documentation, programs, programming table of contents, and patient profiles.   

creates systems that assist the bio statistical programming staff and bio statistical staff to create tables, data listings, graphs, and analysis for final reports, abstracts, posters, manuscripts, and other clinical publications 

develops systems to support electronic regulatory submissions 

provides systems and support for clinical data management staff, clinical programmers, quality control (QC) staff, and biostatisticians 

produces and supports systems that extract data from the clinical database; and building analysis databases composed of SAS datasets. The Statistical Programmer must:

follow established standardized design and programming procedures

assist in establishing standardized programming procedures and work instructions

develop, enhance, evaluate, and validate standardized macros and utility programs

ensure that regulatory requirements are met through validation/compliance activities

develop and maintain clinical processing work flow systems. 


Qualifications and Experience:

BS or MS degree in Computer Science, Statistics, or related health science field with a minimum of 1 year of SAS programming experience with clinical trial data.

General knowledge of regulatory requirements and drug development process.

Excellent organizational skills and good verbal and written communication skills.

Ability to work independently is required. 

Compensation & Benefits
We offer a competitive salary-based package, bonus and comprehensive medical benefits
Cytel Inc. is an Equal Employment / Affirmative Action Employer. Applicants are considered for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristics protected by law.

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