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New job-Principal Programmer-London

  • up to £51 p/h PAYE or £67 p/h umbrella (inside IR35) * equivalent of up to £100k
  • Temporary
  • Greater London
  • Ref: 20619

Your New Job Title: Principal Programmer

Your New Daily rate: up to £51 p/h PAYE or £67 p/h umbrella (inside IR35) * equivalent of up to £100k

Duration: Long term temporary assignment until 09/05/2022

Location: West London

Start date: ASAP

Working hours: 37.5 hours per week

Job posting ID: JP88549

Who you'll be working for:

Our client a Major FTSE100 of ours who have fantastic offices in West London are looking for a Principal Programmer.

To be successful in this role our client has said it is essential that candidates:

  • have expert level experience with HARP

If that means this job isn’t a match for you please view our other vacancies for one that may be a better fit.

What you'll be doing each day:

  • Plans and participates in programming/QC activities for multiple studies or across an indication including submission activities.
  • Contributes to standards within a therapeutic area in accordance with the Asset Data Strategy.
  • Leads the eCRF Development process.
  • Plans and manages the eCRF Development and Post Go Live timelines.
  • Provides Technical expertise to internal/external customers in support of clinical study data.
  • Provides consultancy with regard to study specific technical activities and issues, i.e., analysis of existing business technology issues and development of plans for capability improvement through increased efficiency or effectiveness.
  • Provides Technical consultancy to R&D strategic initiatives and contributes to plans for capability improvement through increased efficiency or effectiveness.
  • Leads small non-clinical projects within department and with experience in grade, major projects (clinical or non-clinical), across the wider Programming Community.
  • May lead the development of standards- Includes -omics, biomarker, and in-licensed compounds and input into industry standards.
  • Able to motivate staff within functional or cross-functional team
  • May represent the Programming community externally (e.g. FDA teleconferences).
  • Be able to resource effectively to meet team milestones, enable prompt decision-making for the projects and to build credibility and presence with customers.
  • Influences and adds value (e.g. data visualization) at study team and functional team level to enable decision-making.
  • Utilizes other disciplines outside of the programming area to solve complex problems; proactively identifies technical programming problems; define criteria for assessing alternative solutions & determine the optimal approach; make decisions in face of unusual and conflicting information.
  • Identifies recurring problems and initiates process improvement.
  • Appreciation of future direction/wider objectives (project or business).

The skills you need to succeed:

  • Leverages relationships to address Project / Study issues.
  • Applies effective verbal and written communications skills at project level and external (e.g. Commercial, Regulatory). May present at project level and externally; applies skills at any level with experience in grade.
  • Provides broader level knowledge and expertise (e.g., UNIX scripting, computing environments, Data Capture, tools integration, Data Extraction); provides technical advice to other teams/ departments.
  • Provides advice on technical issues outside of community (e.g. Global Software Applications, Impact of new software and systems).
  • Bachelors Degree / Masters Degree or equivalent with proven applicable experience.
  • Understanding of regulatory process.
  • Ability to generate/implement ideas/solutions to cross functional strategy (e.g., outsourcing strategies).
  • Anticipate process and software challenges.
  • Expertise in SAS, SQL and HARP.
  • Relational Database Design

*Please note this Umbrella rate is the amount payable to Umbrella company - this does not represent what you will actually receive from the Umbrella company

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