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Vacancies in Novartis for the post of DB programmer

A global healthcare leader, Novartis has one of the most exciting product pipelines in the industry today. A pipeline of innovative medicines brought to life by diverse, talented and performance driven people. All of which makes us one of the most rewarding employers in our field.

Post                          DB programmer
Job Description           1. Develop the eCRF layout and the database corresponding to the eCRFs to hold the data from the EDC system.
2. Maintain and update the eCRF application and its components as required for protocol amendments or required metadata updates.
3. Create, test and maintain trial specific plausibility and consistency checks.
4. Create the data extract specifications.
5. Provide the data transfer specifications, test transfers and load third party data.
6. Develop database specifications and provide support for outsourced trials.
7. Develop study specific monitoring reports.
8. Program basic SQL queries to resolve problems with the eCRF applications
9. Support reporting requirements using SQL and SAS.
10. Create and file trial documentation
Desired Profile            • University or college degree in life science, computer science, pharmacy, nursing or equivalent relevant degree.
• 2-4 years working experience, with 1-3 years experience in clinical programming, set up of clinical databases and CRF design, gained in pharmaceutical industry or CRO
• Fluent English (oral and written).
• Has worked on a Clinical Database Mgmt system – ideally CT4 / ORACLE Clinical
• Basic knowledge of SQL or PL/SQL
• Good understanding of clinical database management systems and/or relational databases as applied to clinical trials.
• Basic understanding of ICH and Health Authority guidelines and regulations as they pertain to clinical database management and computer systems. Ideally proven via certificate / training records
• Candidates with experience in eCRF design – independent of system – are preferred
• Good SAS knowledge with otherwise equivalent experience is a plus
• Good communication skills in order to be able to work with a wide variety of customers both face-to-face and via phone or e-mail. – see also requirement for excellent ENGLISH
Experience                 2 – 6 Years
Industry Type             Pharma/ Biotech/Clinical Research
Role                          Other
Functional Area           Other
Education                   UG – B.Pharma – Pharmacy,B.Sc – Bio-Chemistry, Biology, Botany, Chemistry
PG –                          M.Pharma – Pharmacy,M.Sc – Bio-Chemistry, Biology, Botany, Chemistry
Location                   Hyderabad / Secunderabad
Keywords                  Clinical Programing, Clinical Databases, Oracle Clinical, CRF design
Contact                      Novartis Healthcare Pvt Ltd
Website                     http://www.novartis.com
Job Posted 21 Oct
Categories: Pharma Jobs
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