Job Description :
Position : SAS Programmer

Location : Morristown NJ

Interview : Phone then f2f

Job Description:

Must have at least 4 years current experience within the pharmaceutical industry ( Pharma. Biotech , CRO ) working as a SAS/Statistical Programmer.

Must be able to problem solve - plan - make timely decisions - delegate - set priorities - manage conflicts - possess interpersonal savvy - composure - and presentation skills.

Great Communication skills is paramount

Programmer will have to validate large datasets from CRO’s

- Individual contributor with specialized knowledge.

- Has an easily discernible impact on the job area and expected results.


- Executes work procedures in a project context. Consistently exercises judgment and discretion within generally defined procedures.

- Technical expert with sufficient expertise and experience to be considered for sensitive or complex assignments.

- Called upon to develop solutions utilizing creativity and ingenuity.


Presents concepts, facts, and reports to mid-level internal and external clients to advise of key trends and issues.

Contact with clients and external vendors and troubleshooting routine client inquiries. May represent the organization as a prime contact for technical matters of significant complexity.


- Reviews SAP, TLG shells and variable derivation rules and provides feedback.


- Reviews Study Quality Surveillance Plan and Data Monitoring Committee charter.

- Implements the monitoring plan set by the statistician and produces the needed datasets and TLGs.


- Reviews the SAP, provides feedback to the statistician and develops (with the statistician) study specific datasets.

- Develops programs for the creation and validation of datasets (SDTM & ADaM) and TLGs.

- Integrates multiple studies in support of an ISS/ ISE.

- Supports ad-hoc, interim, exploratory, publications and performs programming and generates outputs.

- Maintains data, programs and reports in accordance with 21 CFR part 11.


- Creates / validates the eSubmission components (transport datasets for both SDTM & ADaM, Annotated CRF, define documents)


- Makes recommendations for improving resources (tools, systems, vendors, etc needed by the team.

- Manages the workflow of others to ensure work is done within a given deadline.



- May assist the review of 3rd party (contractors, consultants and vendors) work product and deliverables to recommend approval of payment of invoices or escalates issues when appropriate.


- Provides feedback, sets clear tasks and objectives

Desired Skills and Experience

- Experience in clinical development statistical programming methods and processes in industry setting required.

- Foundational proficiency in statistical analysis.

- Intermediate proficiency in statistical programming.

- Foundational proficiency in regulatory process for biostatistics.

- Foundational proficiency in business knowledge.

- Foundational proficiency in regulatory knowledge.

- Foundational proficiency in project and resource management.