Lead SAS Programmer
Irvine , California
March 25, 2017

The Johnson and Johnson Medical Device (MD) Sector Clinical Research and Development Center of Excellence (CR&D COE) is recruiting for a Lead SAS Programmer located in West Chester, PA, Raynham, MA, Somerville, NJ, Irvine, CA, Warsaw, IN or Cincinnati, Ohio.

The MD CR&D COE is being created to support all clinical activities across all business units within the Johnson & Johnson Medical Device companies.  The COE organization is based on three functional teams: Franchise, Operations and Biostatistics& Data Management.  All three teams share accountability for the successful development and delivery of clinical evidence globally to internal and external (5Ps) stakeholders that drives innovation in surgical solutions and that optimizes the product lifecycle.  Each team within CR&D COE will have primary responsibility for defined areas of clinical program development, execution and dissemination.

The Lead SAS Programmer will be responsible for providing SAS Programming support as needed within the Medical Devices Sector.

In addition, the Lead SAS Programmer will:
  • Serve in a leadership role for the programming function and oversee all aspects of SAS programing activities.
  • Create, maintain and validate SAS programs for generating analysis datasets, data listings, summary tables, and graphs as specified in statistical analysis plans.
  • Gathers programming requirements prepares documents and tests required programs.
  • Develops / maintains SAS programming structure and archival system.
  • Designs and delivers clinical reports as requested. Tracks requests of clinical reports and ensures timely delivery.
  • Performs validation/quality control check of SAS programs.
  • Provide mentorship and guidance to junior staff.
  • Responsible for processes in the area of SAS programming and ensure validation compliance.

  • Bachelor degree in computer science / Biostatistics or related discipline is required; advanced degree preferred.
  • 6+ years of related experience or training is required
  • Ability to plan, supervise, implement, and monitor the SAS Programming processes for multiple clinical trials is required
  • Ability to work independently and as a team member
  • Experience using SAS/BASE, SAS/STAT, PROC SQL, PROC REPORT and SAS/MACRO is required, preferably in a biomedical or other health related field.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills are required. 

Primary Location
United States-Indiana-Warsaw
Other Locations
North America-United States-Massachusetts-Raynham, North America-United States-Pennsylvania-West Chester, North America-United States-Ohio-Cincinnati, North America-United States-California-Irvine, North America-United States-New Jersey-Somerville
Depuy Orthopaedics. Inc. (6029)
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