Senior/Principal Programmer

  • Job Reference: 635065757-2
  • Date Posted: 24 June 2022
  • Recruiter: PHASTAR
  • Location: United Kingdom
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: I.T. & Communications, Agriculture and Environment, Recruitment
  • Job Type: Full Time Flex
  • Start Date: Wed, 22 Jun 2022 07:47:00 EST

Job Description


PHASTAR is a multiple award-winning, top 10, data focused CRO specialising in providing statistics, programming, data management and data science. With offices across the UK, US, Germany, Kenya, Australia and Japan, PHASTAR is a global CRO that is continuing to grow. In 2019, PHASTAR won the prestigious Queen's Award for Enterprise, following our impressive growth from a one-person operation to a global CRO within a decade.

Our unique approach to data analysis, "The PHASTAR Discipline", has led us to build a reputation for outstanding quality. With this as our core focus, we're looking for talented individuals who share our passion for quality and statistical expertise to join our team.


As a Senior/Principal Statistical Programmer, you will hold a combined project leadership and technical hands-on programming role. Working on a range of phases and therapeutic areas, you will lead assigned studies, ensuring they are delivered to optimal quality, on time and on budget.

*Key Responsibilities:*

* Project leadership of assigned studies Manipulation of data to produce analysis datasets, including SDTM and ADaM datasets Production and review of Tables, Figures and Listings (TFLs) according to statistical analysis plans Creation and review of programming specifications and, if required, annotation of case report forms (CRFs) to CDISC standards Feeding back data errors to client data management teams Attendance at regular client meetings to provide updates on projects and timelines Working to industry (CDISC) and client standards

*Skills and Experience Required:*

* BSc, MSc or PhD in Mathematics, Science or IT related discipline Experience working within a clinical trials environment (CRO, pharma or clinical trials unit) Substantial SAS programming experience Previous experience working on oncology clinical trials (advantageous not essential) CDISC (SDTM and ADaM) experience Previous project leadership experience Excellent written and verbal communication skills


This is a unique opportunity to join a company where hard work and fun coincide! We offer structured training and development plans, the opportunity to continue your own research, a competitive salary, an excellent benefits package and flexible working arrangements, all within a relaxed and friendly working environment where fun is encouraged and renowned social events are organised throughout the year.

***PHASTAR does not accept any CVs received from recruitment agencies. In the event that speculative CVs are submitted by recruitment agencies, PHASTAR reserves the right to contact these candidates directly and consider them for current/future vacancies without any financial obligation to the recruitment agency in question. This applies to any CVs sent directly to any PHASTAR employee.***