Biometrics SPA Industrial Placement
At Roche, 91,700 people across 150 countries are pushing back the frontiers of healthcare. Working together, we’ve become one of the world’s leading research-focused healthcare groups. Our success is built on innovation, curiosity and diversity.
Who are Statistical Programming and Analysis?
Statistical Programming and Analysis (SPA) are responsible for end-to-end statistical programming support in planning, specifying, developing and implementing statistical software solutions for the reporting and analysis of clinical trials in accordance with applicable processes
Whilst SAS is part of our core skill set, we embrace other technologies and languages, such as R and Spotfire, for example, to create interactive data displays. SPA deliveries inform decision making, answer clinical questions and help bring new treatments to patients
Why choose Roche?
Roche UK is listed as one of the Sunday Times Top 25 Big Best Companies to Work For in the UK 2020 and globally Roche has consistently been recognised as one of the best companies to work for
Who You Are
Applicants should be in the second year of their university education in Biomedical Sciences, Mathematics, Statistics, or other relevant subjects. Applicants should be interested in data science and drug development. Some experience or knowledge of data handling and analysis techniques including programming languages (e.g. R or SAS) would be a benefit but is not vital. Good communication skills and enthusiasm are essential.
If you are excited to make a difference to the lives of patients and feel you have the commitment to teamwork and innovation that we are seeking, then Roche is the organisation for you. In return we offer a competitive salary plus excellent benefits, including a genuine interest in your development and progression.
What to expect
- As a Statistical Programmer you will have responsibility for statistical programming support in planning, specifying and developing analyses and visualisations for the reporting and analysis of clinical trials.
- Your key deliverables will include datasets, tables, listings and graphs used to analyse the safety and efficacy of study drugs.
- You will be part of a functional team where your analyst skills will be valued and you will play a key role in driving projects forward.
- Whilst SAS is the core of our skillset, we embrace other technologies and languages, such as R and Spotfire, and we encourage our team members to enhance their skills and develop their potential.