Senior Programmer Analyst

J&J Family of Companies - Olympia, WA

Posted: 12/13/2019

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Integrated Data Analytics and Reporting (IDAR), Janssen Research & Development, LLC is recruiting for a Senior Programmer Analyst, located in Raritan, NJ with consideration given to Titusville, NJ, Spring House, PA, Horsham, PA and additional locations within the United States.

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You, the Senior Statistical Programmer Analyst within IDAR is an individual contributor with in-depth knowledge of statistical programming and data structures who supports Statistical Programming activities within the Statistical Programming and Analysis functional area in accordance with departmental processes and procedures. You will be accountable for the development, verification, and documentation of code used for the analysis and reporting of clinical data and is responsible for the timeliness and the quality of assigned deliverables supporting clinical projects and submissions.

This position is a member of a programming team overseen by the Programming Lead and is capable of supporting programming activities of medium to high complexity with minimal guidance. In addition, the Senior Statistical Programmer Analyst may contribute to departmental innovation and process improvement projects.

Principal Responsibilities:

Designs and develops statistical programs in support of clinical research analysis and reporting activities.

Performs appropriate quality control and verification in support of assigned clinical research analysis and reporting activities.

Maintains Statistical Programming documentation as appropriate.

Completes programming tasks of medium to high complexity with high quality and timeliness of deliverables.

Performs activities in compliance with departmental processes and procedures.

Collaborates effectively within statistical programming and with cross-functional team members and functional counterparts, including internal and external members as required.

Critically reviews requirements and data, identifies gaps, proposes solutions, and applies expertise to improve efficiency of programming tasks and/or improve overall quality of programming deliverables.

Ensures continued compliance with required company and departmental training, time reporting and other business/operational processes as required for position.

May contribute to departmental innovation and process improvement projects.

Principal Relationships:

Reports into people manager position within the Statistical Programming and Analysis functional area (Statistical Programming Leader (SPL) or similar). Accountable to the project/program Programming Lead for assigned programming activities.

Functional contacts within IDAR include but are not limited to, SPL, Lead Programmers, Data Management, Regulatory Medical Writing.

Functional contacts within Janssen (as collaborator or peer) include but are not limited to Quantitative Sciences, Biostatisticians, Clinical Primary interfaces within clinical project (trial), program, and submission teams.

External contacts include but are not limited to external partners including CROs.


Required Qualifications:

A minimum of a Bachelors degree or higher and/or equivalent degree in computer science, mathematics, data science/analytics, or other relevant scientific field (or equivalent theoretical/technical depth).

A minimum of (4) four years relevant programming experience with increasing responsibility, preferably in a pharmaceutical/Clinical R&D environment or field.

In-depth knowledge of SAS programming language.

Working knowledge of processes and concepts relevant to Statistical Programming.

Preferred Qualifications:

In-depth knowledge of programming languages (e.g. R, Python etc.) and data structures.

Basic knowledge of relevant regulatory guidelines (e.g. ICH-GCP) and relevant clinical R&D concepts.

Project management experience.

Experience working in the Cardiovascular therapeutic area.

Demonstrated written and verbal communication skills.

Experience working in a team environment.

Johnson & Johnson is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.

Primary Location

United States-New Jersey-Raritan-

Other Locations

North America-United States, North America-United States-New Jersey-Titusville, North America-United States-Pennsylvania-Horsham, North America-United States-Pennsylvania-Spring House


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Olympia, WA