Job Description :
Position Overview
The Programmer/Analyst provides direct programming support as well as mentoring for projects conducted within the RWE team

Essential Responsibilities
Work closely with project team members. To complete research projects that will meet clients'' needs.
Using report templates, analysis plans and/or project specifications, write SAS DATA STEPs, PROCEDUREs, and MACROs to retrieve "raw" study databases, create summarized patient or hospital discharge level datasets, generate diagnostics and frequencies, and populate Microsoft Excel-ready output tables. Perform statistical testing as required by the project Leader.
Review and debug SAS code. Perform data investigation on diagnostic, descriptive, and statistical output during course of research project. Suggest and implement changes in methodology based on output review.
Generate ad hoc query results to support new business development with licensed or data in house

Minimum Qualifications
Bachelor’s degree in health or computer sciences discipline; graduate level training desirable.
Minimum 7 years SAS programming experience (focus on healthcare/pharmaceutical data); additional database experience desirable.
Ability to work in a variety of computing environments and with a variety of data structures including PC, UNIX, ORACLE, INFORMIX.
Experience analyzing and solving complex technical problems.
Ability to identify data issues and evaluate impact.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills; ability to communicate with individuals at various levels within the organization and with external clients.
Proven mentorship skills.
Time management skills for managing multiple tasks simultaneously, while completing work within allocated time frames.
Significant experience using Microsoft Applications: Excel, Word, Access, and PowerPoint.
Travel and comfortable in front of clients