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Temporary SAS Programmer

ACADIA Pharmaceuticals
San Diego, CA 92101
  • Job Code
    116966498
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ACADIA Pharmaceuticals

ACADIA Pharmaceuticals is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer: Minority/Female/Disability/Veterans/Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity

Position Summary:

Works closely with other programmers, biostatisticians, and clinical data managers in supporting the collection, analysis, and reporting of clinical data for phase I-IV clinical development programs.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Following the SDTM (Study Data Tabulation Model) Implementation Guide and written specifications, writes programs to produce Clinical Data Interchange Standards Consortium (CDISC)-compliant SDTM datasets.
  • Following statistical analysis plans, develops and executes derivation algorithms for analysis dataset production.
  • Produces data listings, summary tables and graphs using SAS software.
  • Independently checks data listings, summary tables and graphs.
  • Imports and exports SAS data.
  • Assists data management group performing data edit checks.
  • Understands and conducts work consistent with GCP, ICH, 21 CFR part 11, internal SOPs and training, and international regulatory requirements.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Education/Experience/Skills:

Bachelors degree in a statistics, computer science, or a field; an equivalent combination of relevant education and applicable job experience may be considered.

Minimum of 2 years experience in clinical statistical programming within pharmaceutical or related industry (biotechnology, medical device, Clinical Research Organization (CRO)).

  • Experience in programming with the Statistical Analysis System (SAS) beyond classroom work is required.
  • SAS Certified Base and/or Advance Programmer experience is preferred.

Must possess:

  • Experience in SAS programming including base SAS, SAS/Stat, SAS/Graph, macros, ODS.
  • Experience with SDTM and ADaM industry data standards.
  • Exposure to statistical graphics software.
  • Good communication skills and attention to detail
  • Ability to handle multiple tasks.
  • Skilled at presenting information in a clear, concise manner to all levels within the department.
  • Skilled at contributing on a consistent basis to team initiatives in a thorough and timely manner.
  • Able to react to changing situations in a timely, calm, and confident manner.

Scope:

Exercises judgment within defined policies and procedures to determine appropriate actions and resolve a variety of issues. Works on problems of moderate scope where analysis of situations or data requires a review of a variety of factors. Normally receives general instructions on routine work, detailed instructions on new projects or assignments.

Physical Requirements:

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand; walk; sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; climb or balance; stoop, kneel, crouch, see, talk or hear in a standard office environment. Employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 15 pounds.


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<b>ACADIA Pharmaceuticals</b><br/><br/>ACADIA Pharmaceuticals is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer: Minority/Female/Disability/Veterans/Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity</em><br/><br/><p><strong><u>Position Summary:</u></strong></p> <p>Works closely with other programmers, biostatisticians, and clinical data managers in supporting the collection, analysis, and reporting of clinical data for phase I-IV clinical development programs.</p> <p><strong><u>Primary Responsibilities:</u></strong></p> <ul> <li>Following the SDTM (Study Data Tabulation Model) Implementation Guide and written specifications, writes programs to produce Clinical Data Interchange Standards Consortium (CDISC)-compliant SDTM datasets.</li> <li>Following statistical analysis plans, develops and executes derivation algorithms for analysis dataset production.</li> <li>Produces data listings, summary tables and graphs using SAS software.</li> <li>Independently checks data listings, summary tables and graphs.</li> <li>Imports and exports SAS data.</li> <li>Assists data management group performing data edit checks.</li> <li>Understands and conducts work consistent with GCP, ICH, 21 CFR part 11, internal SOPs and training, and international regulatory requirements.</li> <li>Other duties as assigned.</li> </ul> <p><strong><u>Education/Experience/Skills:</u></strong></p> <p>Bachelors degree in a statistics, computer science, or a field; an equivalent combination of relevant education and applicable job experience may be considered. </p> <p> Minimum of 2 years experience in clinical statistical programming within pharmaceutical or related industry (biotechnology, medical device, Clinical Research Organization (CRO)).</p> <ul> <li>Experience in programming with the Statistical Analysis System (SAS) beyond classroom work is required.</li> <li>SAS Certified Base and/or Advance Programmer experience is preferred.</li> </ul> <p>Must possess:</p> <ul> <li>Experience in SAS programming including base SAS, SAS/Stat, SAS/Graph, macros, ODS.</li> <li>Experience with SDTM and ADaM industry data standards.</li> <li>Exposure to statistical graphics software.</li> <li>Good communication skills and attention to detail</li> <li>Ability to handle multiple tasks.</li> <li>Skilled at presenting information in a clear, concise manner to all levels within the department.</li> <li>Skilled at contributing on a consistent basis to team initiatives in a thorough and timely manner.</li> <li>Able to react to changing situations in a timely, calm, and confident manner.</li> </ul> <p><strong><u>Scope: </u></strong></p> <p>Exercises judgment within defined policies and procedures to determine appropriate actions and resolve a variety of issues. Works on problems of moderate scope where analysis of situations or data requires a review of a variety of factors. Normally receives general instructions on routine work, detailed instructions on new projects or assignments.</p> <p><strong><u>Physical Requirements:</u></strong></p> <p>While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand; walk; sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; climb or balance; stoop, kneel, crouch, see, talk or hear in a standard office environment. Employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 15 pounds.</p> <p><em><span style="font-weight: 400;"><br/></span></em></p> <img src="https://analytics.click2apply.net/v/Y7LmQGUlR7YKspLqiVeLo"> <p>PI116966498</p>

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