Lead Statistical Programmer - Innovative Gene Therapies

London, England, United Kingdom · Clinical Development


The Lead Statistical Programmer at Orchard Therapeutics is a key member of a cross-functional team working to provide transformative gene therapies to patients with rare diseases. Reporting to the Director Biostatistics, this role provides a unique opportunity to use your SAS programming skills in the production of data analyses from all phases of clinical drug development.



In this role you will be expected to provide leadership and guidance as the lead statistical programmer on one or more projects. You will be required to plan and manage programming activities across multiple studies or projects to deliver datasets and statistical outputs to agreed timelines and quality. This will be a hands-on role in which you will be expected both to produce datasets and outputs and to manage CROs providing this service.

Key responsibilities will include:

Job Requirements

Demonstrable leadership, project management, and interpersonal skills

Experience working as a SAS programmer, preferably in a drug development environment

Experience in managing and working with CROs and consultants in outsourcing statistical programming work

Good knowledge of and experience in applying CDISC standards

Self-starter with the ability to work on a cross-functional team

Education & skills

For further information on this role do not hesitate to email [email protected]


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