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Tool Developer

Cambridgeshire   •  Negotiable  •  Contract/Temporary, Full time


Tool Developer

Duration: 12 months

Location: Remote (UK)

Rates: Up to 80 per hour

  • Experience of development of new statistical software / analysis tools - Experience, or understanding, of end-to-end agile software tool development and lifecycle management
  • Knowledge of other programming languages (e.g. R & Python)
  • Broad understanding of within Pharma - clinical drug development would be a significant advantage

Main Duties and Responsibilities

As a tool Developer you will be part of the Quantitative Solutions team providing high quality software solutions in support of the drug development portfolio, for example:

  • Propensity Scores
  • Indirect Comparisons
  • Trial design simulations
  • Data visualisations
  • Subgroup Analyses
  • Decision making methodologies
  • Machine learning
  • Technical expertise on tool development to staff within EB&SI, DS&AI and across AstraZeneca

Working alongside others, you will contribute programming expertise in R and/or python for the agile development of new software tools. You will be responsible for improving the productivity, scalability and ease of use of existing tools and solutions, whilst ensuring that our statistical software tools are developed and validated to AstraZeneca and regulatory standards.

Requirements

Essential

  • Experience of providing programming for package development, testing and validation of R packages for either statistical analysis, modelling & simulation, or business applications
  • BSc or above in biostatistics, mathematics, informatics or related subject
  • Broad understanding of clinical drug development & the pharmaceutical environment

Desirable

  • Experience, or understanding, of end-to-end agile software tool development and lifecycle management
  • Knowledge of other programming languages (e.g. R-Shiny, Java, Python, Spotfire, C/C++, VBA/VBS) would be advantageous

If you are interested please apply or send your CV to luke.sandilands@cpl.com

  • Agency: Cpl Life Sciences
  • Reference: JO-2206-495001
  • Posted: 16th June 2022
  • Expires: 14th July 2022

Cpl Life Sciences

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