R Statistical Programmer (remote-based)

£50000 - £55000 per annum
  1. Permanent
Slough, England
  1. Biometrics, Statistical Programming
Posted: 31/08/2023

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Hobson Prior are partnering with a brilliant pharmaceutical organisation who are looking for an individual to join their team on a permanent basis with the ability to work remotely from anywhere in Europe. Our client is focused on improving the lives of those who suffer from various conditions. The opening position is for a R Statistical Programmer.

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

Key Responsibilities:

  • The primary objective of this role is to support the development of an open-source R Programming environment to facilitate Phase IV, Medical Affairs and Health Technology Assessment studies.
  • You will build R Shiny Apps and other R visualisation deliverables to support launch activities and publications.
  • You will conduct exploratory statistics (using R Shiny Apps) and develop R packages to support standardisation of programming outputs.
  • Support the build of an automated R Statistical Programming environment by developing SOPs and processes for R Users and removing the reliance on other languages (ie. SAS).
  • Any other assigned duties.


  • 3+ years' experience using R as a primary Programming tool in any industry (ie. Pharmaceutical, Healthcare, Finance, etc.) - experience in Pharmaceutical or Biotechnology companies would be favourable.
  • Background/ Degree in Statistics or Biostatistics is a nice to have.
  • Ability to build R Shiny Apps is a key requirement.
  • Passionate user of R or other open-source Programming tools.
  • Knowledge of CDISC (SDTM and ADaM) standards is a nice to have.

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