PPD's mission is to improve health.
It starts as an idea to cure. It becomes a life saved. All in-between, it's you!
We know that meaningful results not only require the right approach, but also the right people. We invite you to re-imagine health promoting protocols with us, working alongside bright and energetic teams.
As a Programmer Analyst II,you will be working with and integrating data from a variety of internal and external systems.
How else does this role contribute to overall health?
Provides programming support for some or all of the following activities: creation, validation and maintenance of programs and visualizations used for CDL risk reviews, risk metrics reporting and issue/risk trending to support Risk Based and Centralized Monitoring.
Assists with developing tools and techniques for improving process efficiencies within Data Analytics; including but not limited to: data integration automation, data retrieval automation, and report generation automation.
Assists with the review, development and technical implementation of new Risk-Indicators.
Act as a Lead Programmer on several studies by providing technical support for CDLs, establishing study-specific risk plans (cross-functionally) and creating and maintaining programs, validations, visualizations, and documentation for study specific risk analysis.
Assists DA management in the bidding process and evaluation of programming hours on studies to ensure DA programming budget hours are sufficient.
Education and Experience:
Bachelor's degree or equivalent and relevant formal academic / vocational qualification
Previous experience that provides the knowledge, skills, and abilities to perform the job (comparable to 2 years') or equivalent combination of education, training, and experience.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Knowledge of a variety of programming languages
Knowledge of relational data base structure and experience working with complex data systems
Basic knowledge of PL/SQL programming experience is desirable
Ability to act a lead programmer on selected studies
Ability to effectively capture biostatical metrics
Provide quality control support for statistical programming
Proven ability to interface with client
Experience demonstrating a strong attention to detail
Experience demonstrating leadership ability and ability to work on a multi-disciplinary project team.Excellent problem solving skills
Excellent written and verbal communications skills
Ability to effectively organize and manage multiple assignments with challenging timelines
Ability to adapt and adjust to changing priorities
Positive attitude and the ability to work well with others
Demonstrated initiative and motivation
Ability to mentor Associate Programmer and Programmer Analyst I in nuances of clinical trials programming al, state, and/or local law.
PPD is an inclusive equal employment opportunity company. We value all people regardless of background, experience and abilities.
PPD values the health and well-being of our employees. We support and encourage individuals to create a healthy and balanced environment where they can thrive. Below is listed the working environment/requirements for this role:
Able to communicate, receive, and understand information and ideas with diverse groups of people in a comprehensible and reasonable manner.
Able to work upright and stationary for typical working hours.
Ability to use and learn standard office equipment and technology with proficiency.
Able to perform successfully under pressure while prioritizing and handling multiple projects or activities.
May require travel. (Recruiter will provide more details).