Principal Statistical Programmer (Remote)

€80000 - €85000 per annum
  1. Permanent
München (81379), Deutschland
  1. Biometrics, Statistical Programming
Posted: 02/04/2024

Hobson Prior is currently seeking a Principal Statistical Programmer for a mid-size Biopharmaceutical company. The successful candidate will become the 'Project Lead Programmer', responsible for the oversight of programming activities outsourced to the company's CRO and external vendors.

Please note that to be considered for this role you must have the right to work in this location.

Key Responsibilities

  • For this role, you will supervise programming tasks delegated to the company's contracted research organization (CRO) and external suppliers.
  • Coordinate project schedules and objectives.
  • Verify that outsourced projects adhere to agreed-upon schedules, quality standards, and regulatory requirements.
  • Offer direction and instruction to the CRO Programming team.
  • Collaborate closely with the CRO's Lead Programmer and internal study groups.
  • Serve as the Programming Team's representative during audits.
  • Develop responses to audit inquiries and observations.
  • Engage in direct programming activities as needed.


  • Hold and MSc Degree in Statistics, Mathematics, Computer Science, or a related field.
  • Demonstratable experience in the Pharmaceutical, Biotec or CRO sectors.
  • Previous involvement in a leadership capacity as a Programmer within the Pharmaceutical, Biotech or CRO domain is essential.
  • Familiarity with CDISC SDTM and ADaM Data Standards is required.

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