Epidemiological Statistical Programmer

  • Salary: Up to £40 per hour Ltd
  • REF Number: 00046730
  • Consultant: Natasha Young
  • Contact: 01246 457739
  • Date Published: 08.10.2019
  • Sector: Epidemiology
  • Location: Home Counties
  • Discipline: Biometrics

CK Group is recruiting for a Epidemiological Statistical Programmer to join a company in the Pharmaceutical industry at their site based in Uxbridge on a contract basis for 12 months and has an hourly rate of up to £40 per hour as a Ltd company contractor.

The Company: Our client is committed to unlocking the potential of biology for patients suffering from serious illnesses by discovering, developing, manufacturing and delivering innovative human therapeutics. This approach begins by using tools like advanced human genetics to unravel the complexities of disease and understand the fundamentals of human biology.

Our client has been a biotechnology pioneer since 1980. They have grown to be one of the world's leading independent biotechnology companies, reaching millions of patients around the world. Currently they are developing a pipeline of medicines with breakaway potential.

The Location: This position is based in at their Uxbridge site, which opened in 2007. Uxbridge is located in the heart of the biopharma community west of London. It is ideally situated for easy access to all that central London has to offer. Uxbridge also boasts a significant and growing business population and is conveniently located just 15 minutes from Heathrow Airport.

The Role: This role sits in an Observational Research team and will be producing and analysing datasets and performing statistical analyses and reports for observational research studies from data stored on AWS and Linux. You will be Interpreting plans of analysis developed by epidemiologists, creating complex analysis datasets derived from large databases and have a careful eye for outliers and errors. This will include checking the accuracy of programs written by colleagues.

Your Background: To succeed in this role you will have excellent SAS programming skills or, some knowledge of SAS coupled with good knowledge of R and Python. You will also have good experience with SQL. As you will be working to tight deadlines occasionally need to balance more than one study at a time you should also have excellent organisational and time management skills.

For more information or to apply for this position, please contact Natasha on 01246 457739 or email pharmacontracts@ckagroup.co.uk. Alternatively, please click on the link below to apply online now. Please note that your CV should show exact dates of employment (month and year) and any gaps of a month or more should be explained.

CK Group is an Equal Opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all who meet our selection criteria.

If you do not hear back from us within 5 working days of your application for this role, it means that on this occasion you have not been shortlisted for the next stage of the recruitment campaign. Entitlement to work in the EEA is essential. Please quote reference 46730 in all correspondence.

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