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Safety Programming TL - R&D



Hyderabad, Telangana, India
Posted on Wednesday, June 5, 2024

Job title: Safety Programming TL - R&D

  • Location: IN / Hyderabad

About the job

The position will lead a programming team dedicated to safety analytics area. The candidate will manage a group of statistical programmers to support activities on safety data integration and data visualization across Sanofi pharma therapeutic areas. In addition to people development, the candidate will provide leadership on clinical projects and on innovative solutions.

Our Hubs are a crucial part of how we innovate, improving performance across every Sanofi department and providing a springboard for the amazing work we do. Build a career and you can be part of transforming our business while helping to change millions of lives. Ready? As Safety Programming Team Leader within our Safety Center of Excellence, you’ll manage a programming team focused on safety analytics (data integration and data visualization).

We are an innovative global healthcare company with one purpose: to chase the miracles of science to improve people’s lives. We’re also a company where you can flourish and grow your career, with countless opportunities to explore, make connections with people, and stretch the limits of what you thought was possible. Ready to get started?

Major Responsibilities

  • Provide technical and operational leadership as team manager and lead programmer for one or more statistical programming project(s). Manage a team of study statistical programmers to ensure satisfactory project delivery and staff performance: safety center of excellence: Integrated database, safety data analyses for safety monitoring team and DSUR deliverables).

  • Statistical programming manager for a team of statistical programmers supporting multiple clinical programming projects. Manage day-to-day team activities, plan and execute statistical programming support for the responsible project(s) to ensure operational and technical excellence.

  • Provide team and project leadership, management, and technical guidance to ensure high quality and timely statistical programming deliverables that meet technical validity, regulatory requirements, and industry standards, via effective collaboration with peers, stakeholders and partners across the organization and geographical locations.

  • Lead one or more clinical programming project(s)

  • Plan and track programming project activities, assignments, timelines, and resource use; optimize resource utilization across projects and respond to unscheduled changes in project workload with solutions.

  • Manage team members priorities, performance review and development areas; promote teamwork, quality, operational efficiency, and innovation.

  • Contribute to the programming recruitment activities, coach junior staff on programming techniques, project management and standards implementation.

About you

  • Experience: Programming experience preferably in processing clinical trial data in the pharmaceutical industry.

  • Excellent technical skills in statistical programming, with advanced knowledge in at least one statistical computing software (preferably in R), in a clinical data environment across multiple therapeutic areas, with experience in leading large projects.

  • Soft and technical skills: Thorough understanding of pharmaceutical clinical development and regulatory submission process

  • Proficient knowledge in CDISC submission data requirements.

  • Demonstrated project leadership, project management, interpersonal skills.

  • Experience in the development, evaluation and support of junior staff and flexible resources.

  • Ability and mindset to embrace change, innovate and continuously improve programming practice.

  • Education: Bachelor or Master of Science degree or equivalent in Statistics, Computer Science, Mathematics, Engineering, Life Science or related field

  • Languages: Excellent verbal and written communication skills in an English global environment; ability to have efficient exchanges with partners, and colleagues across geographical locations.

Why choose us?

  • Bring the miracles of science to life alongside a supportive, future-focused team.

  • Discover endless opportunities to grow your talent and drive your career, whether it’s through a promotion or lateral move, at home or internationally.

  • Enjoy a thoughtful, well-crafted rewards package that recognizes your contribution and amplifies your impact.

  • Take good care of yourself and your family, with a wide range of health and wellbeing benefits including high-quality healthcare, prevention and wellness programs and at least 14 weeks’ gender-neutral parental leave.

  • Join an international biopharma company.

  • Manage a statistical programming team working on safety analytics: participation to definition and implementation of safety data integration and safety data visualization.

  • Participation to definition/implementation of innovative solutions

  • Play your part in an international statistical programming team.

As the team leader of our Safety Center of Excellence, you'll lead a talented team in delivering cutting-edge safety analytics, playing a crucial role in this global health initiative, and fostering a dynamic career in a supportive, growth-focused environment.

Pursue progress, discover extraordinary

Better is out there. Better medications, better outcomes, better science. But progress doesn’t happen without people – people from different backgrounds, in different locations, doing different roles, all united by one thing: a desire to make miracles happen. So, let’s be those people.

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