Pfizer Senior Clinical Programmer (Standards) in Chennai, India


  • A highly productive, independent programming lead ensuring excellence in the delivery of clinical and data management ad hoc listings

  • Ensures excellence in the programming of analysis ready datasets, tables, listings, and figures for which they are responsible

  • Ensures adherence to high quality programming standards in their daily work


  • Accountable for the quality and timely delivery of enterprise, study and asset level deliverables of standard and ad hoc clinical listings

  • Experience extracting data from EDC systems (i.e., OC/RDC, InForm, or Rave)

  • Experience with JReview and SpotFire is required

  • Works with clinicians, statisticians, data managers, programming resources and other colleagues as appropriate to ensure clear specifications for programmed deliverables are in place

  • Exhibits routine and occasionally complex problem solving skills, seeking direction when appropriate

  • Works with statisticians and programming leads to ensure clear specifications for their programmed deliverables are in place.

  • May contribute to department level initiatives


  • Bachelor or Master (preferred) Degree in Statistics, Biological Sciences, IT, or related field

  • At least 3 years of hands-on clinical programming experience working with SAS, JReview and Spotfire within a pharmaceutical, biotech, CRO, or Regulatory Agency

  • Clinical trials expertise with an understanding of data operations required for the reporting of clinical trial data

  • Good understanding of ICH and regulatory guidelines

  • Working knowledge of clinical data and relevant data standards

  • Strong written and oral communication skills, and project management skills

  • Proven ability to operate with limited oversight

  • Proven ability to manage delivery under tight timelines

Pfizer is an equal opportunity employer and complies with all applicable equal employment opportunity legislation in each jurisdiction in which it operates.