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Clinical Programmer

CTC Clinical Trial Consulting AG

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Clinical Programmer

Reference Number: 895092-W
Type of placement: Contract, 12 + months, Strong possibility to turn permanent
Location: Switzerland, North West


  • Setup and maintenance of the Clinical Study Databases, in tight collaboration with the Study Data Manager
  • Develop data transformation programs, including specifications according to CDISC SDTM and company’s data tabulation standards.
Main Responsibilities:

  • Provides technical coaching and mentoring for sub function activities to Assistant Clinical Programmer, and/or Associate Clinical Programmers assigned on a program
  • Reviews and provides feedback to Scope of Work for outsourced studies with respect to the DDE sub function's areas of responsibilities
  • Is responsible for performs of complex deliverables for the sub function for one or more studies
  • Contributes or leads local and sub functional working groups and initiatives
  • Contributes to cross-functional or global initiatives
  • Leads or participates in the local functional/cross-functional implementation of best practices and process improvement initiatives
  • Effectively communicates ideas, project goals and status of work and independently presents at department meetings
  • Identifies and develops solutions to complex problems
  • Sets targeted timeframes for deliverables and anticipates potential scenarios that may create timeline delays
  • Able to influence and negotiate a positive outcome
  • Evaluates probability, impact and priorities of risks and develops and implements mitigation plan
  • Collaboration with the Study Data Manager
  • Specification creation for the conversion of the study patient data to CDISC SDTM format. User Acceptance Testing of subsequent SAS conversion programs and the CDISC SDTM domains.
  • Creation of TIBCO Spotfire Data Cleaning reports, mainly from reports templates, according the study team needs
  • May also operate as a subject matter expert for a particular task for the sub-function consistently


Qualifications and Experience:

  • BA/BS degree or equivalent and at least 2-3 years of industry related experience
  • Good understanding of Pharma Development principles
  • In-depth understanding of the business of his or her sub function and the greater Clinical Data Manager organization
  • Experience working with Clinical Trial protocols, Case Report Forms (CRF) and non-CRF data
  • Experience on the Clinical Study life cycle from eCRF design, setup, conduct to close-out
  • Ideally experienced on using Medidata RAVE System (eCRFs, Edit checks, Custom Functions)
  • Hands-on experience on using/creating/verifying CDISC SDTM formatted datasets
  • SAS programming skills, Custom Function skills and/or Spotfire skills
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Strong team player with a driving attitude
  • Innovative and proactive mindset
  • Fluent English in speaking/writing
  • Able to cope with time pressure
  • Ability to manage multiple tasks
  • Relevant working/residency permit or Swiss/EU-Citizenship required