Senior Statistical Programmer

San Diego, CA

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Calling all Senior Statistical Programmers that are interested in working in a career that has a global impact. This Senior Statistical Programmer position is located in San Diego, California. Lead and assist in programming, testing, and documenting SAS global utility programs for a large and award winning organization that is revolutionizing the novel therapeutics. If you are a career-focused professional, this is the role for you.


  • Review output across SAS programs to ensure consistency.
  • Generate analysis datasets, tables, figures, and listings to support the statistical analysis.
  • Provide statistical programming support to supplemental or exploratory analyses for regulatory agencies.
  • Maintain complete and auditable documentation.
  • Review CRFs, edit check specifications, and table mock-ups.
  • Participates in monitoring CRO activities and reviewing CRO deliverables as necessary.
  • May assist in creation of table, figure, or listing mockups under supervision of statisticians.


  • Minimum of 5 years Biotechnology/Pharmaceutical/CRO industry experience as a clinical trial SAS Programmer.
  • Demonstrates extensive knowledge with industry standards, such as the ICH guidelines, CDISC data structures, 21 CFR Part 11, and FDA guidelines.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills to effectively interface with others.
  • Knowledge of Base SAS, SAS Macros, SAS/STAT, SAS/Graph, SAS/SQL and SAS/ODS.
  • Ability to work effectively across a matrix organization.
  • Excellent organization and multi-tasking skills.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Statistics, Mathematics, or Computer Science or in a related field.