Senior SAS Application Development Programmer in Pleasanton, CA at Apex Life Sciences

Date Posted: 8/8/2018

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Job Description


Apex Life Sciences is seeking a Senior SAS Application Development Programmer to support statistical programming in the development and maintenance of SAS macro library for one or more Biometrics sites. 

Responsibilities:

  • Develops, validates and maintains global SAS macros that increase the efficiency of the statistical programming function.
  • Functions as the primary point of contact for the SAS macro library.
  • Under minimum supervision, gather requirements, develop and maintain SAS macros to support the analysis of clinical data.
  • Maintain technical documents such as user requirements, macro user manual and macro testing and validation documentation.
  • Actively contributes to departmental process improvement efforts.
  • Participate in the development and/or maintenance of departmental procedures and standards.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelors degree in Scientific discipline; Masters degree in Scientific discipline
  • 7 years' experience as a statistical programmer using SAS in pharmaceutical, biotechnology, diagnostics or medical device environment; 3 years' experience as a SAS macro development programmer required
  • 9+ years' experience as a statistical programmer using SAS in pharmaceutical, biotechnology, diagnostics or medical device environment;  5 years' experience as a SAS macro development programmer preferred
  • In-depth knowledge of SDLC as it applies to SAS macro development.
  • Knowledge of change management and version control for standard macro libraries.
  • Strong knowledge of Base SAS, SAS/STAT, SAS Macros, and SAS/GRAPH.
  • Familiarity with VBScript.
  • Familiarity with statistical software, statistical analyses and databases.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.
  • Strong critical thinking and technical writing skills
  • Ability to work and lead in a cross-functional team setting.
  • Ability to independently organize, adapt and adjust to changing priorities.  

EEO Employer

Apex is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Apex will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law. If you have visited our website in search of information on employment opportunities or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation in using our website for a search or application, please contact our Employee Services Department at employeeservices@apexsystemsinc.com or 844-463-6178.

EEO Employer

Apex is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Apex will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law. If you have visited our website in search of information on employment opportunities or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation in using our website for a search or application, please contact our Employee Services Department at employeeservices@apexsystemsinc.com or 844-463-6178.