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Then Incyte is the pharmaceutical company for you. While our pipeline demonstrates the ability to compete with much larger pharmaceutical companies in selecting compelling targets and creating high-quality drug candidates, our smaller size enables employees to see the direct impact of their contributions on the direction of the company. Due to our smart, agile culture and cutting-edge science, we delivered a novel, first-to-market product in an unmet medical need in 2011 - the first in the company's history.

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Clinical Data Programmer

Department: Development Operations
Location: Incyte Corporate Headquarters

Incyte is a biopharmaceutical company focused on the discovery, development, and commercialization of novel medicines to meet serious unmet medical needs in oncology and inflammation and autoimmunity. Incyte is committed to the rigorous pursuit of research and development excellence to improve the lives of patients, make a difference in health care, and build sustainable value. 

The Company strives to discover and develop first-in-class and best-in-class medicines-advancing a diverse portfolio of large and small molecules.

Job Summary  (Primary function)
The Clinical Database Programmer produces standard and custom reports for use by the Clinical Data Managers in their data review and cleaning efforts, develops transfer specifications with vendors for external data sources, and performs Study Data Tabulation Model (SDTM) conversion programming and Quality Control (QC). 

Essential Functions of the Job  (Key responsibilities)

  • Extract clinical data from the clinical data management system and produce standard and custom reports, primarily in SAS.
  • Program reports and listings as requested by project team members for ongoing studies.
  • Develop transfer specifications with vendors for external data sources.
  • Perform consistency checks on data transferred between Incyte and external parties to ensure completeness and accuracy of data contained transfers.
  • Perform programming to convert raw, clinical trial data to Study Data Tabulation Model (SDTM) format.
  • Perform Quality Control (QC) on programming work performed by fellow Database Programmers.
  • Create and validate global macros or systems that streamline repetitive operations to increase programming efficiency.


Qualifications (Minimal acceptable level of education, work experience, and competency)

  • Bachelor’s degree OR certification.
  • Minimum of 5 years of clinical SAS programming experience in the pharmaceutical industry.
  • Working knowledge of CDISC SDTM mapping/specs/conversion/domains/datasets/eCRF/eCRT Package/define.xml development and SDTM data transfer operations on clinical studies.
  • Understanding of regulatory requirements relevant to submissions.
  • Knowledge of clinical trial study design and electronic data submission requirements.
  • Communication and interpersonal skills and the ability to work effectively as part of a team.

Disclaimer:  The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work performed by employees assigned to this job. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications.   Management reserves the right to change or modify such duties as required.


Incyte Corporation is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer.

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