SAS Programmer

Altria Client Services

Richmond, Virginia

8/16/2018 3:54:42 PM


Regulatory Affairs



We are currently seeking a highly qualified SAS Programmer to join our Clinical Operations department in Richmond, VA. The successful candidate will conduct SAS programming and analysis to support clinical studies of non-combustible tobacco products that have the potential to reduce harm.

Specific accountabilities include:

* Reviewing clinical study protocol, annotated case report forms and statistical analysis plan
* Reviewing TFLs (tables, figures and listings). Conducting SAS programming and analysis to verify key tables and figures
* Reviewing and approving Study Data Tabulation Model (SDTM) and Analysis Data Model (ADaM) datasets and related documents from contract research organizations (CROs)
* Creating SAS datasets for in-house post-hoc statistical analyses, using SAS data steps for large data processing, using dynamic data exchange between SAS and other window applications
* Conducting post-hoc or exploratory statistical analysis together and with guidance from project statistician
* Reviewing clinical study report for agreement between in-text tables and SAS tables

Specific Skills

Qualifications include:

* Master’s degree in a quantitative fields (e.g. biostatistics, biometrics, pyschometrics, statistics, computer sciences) with 2 + years of professional experience or Bachelor’s degree in a science field with 5 + years of professional experience
* Knowledge in life sciences, computer sciences and statistics / mathematics
* Knowledge of Good Clinical Practices, ICH guidelines and FDA regulations as applicable to clinical studies
* Knowledge and experience with MS Excel, SAS Basic, SAS/Graph , SAS Macro, SAS/Stat
* Knowledge of Clinical Data Interchange Standards Consortium (CDISC) and SDTM is desirable
* Knowledge and experience with at least one clinical databases such as Medidata, Oracle Clinical or eClinical OS is desirable
* Strong interpersonal skills

Altria is a Fortune 200 company, proud to call Richmond, Virginia our home. Our companies which have been the undisputed market leaders in the U.S. tobacco industry for decades include some of the most enduring names in American business: Philip Morris USA, the maker of Marlboro cigarettes, and U.S. Smokeless Tobacco Company, the maker of Copenhagen and Skoal. We also own John Middleton, manufacturer of Black & Mild cigars, Nat Sherman, a super-premium cigarette and cigar business and Nu Mark, an innovation company which makes e-vapor products like Mark Ten. We complement our total tobacco platform with Ste. Michelle Wine Estates, a collection of distinctive wine estates and maker of Chateau Ste. Michelle, and our significant equity investment in Anheuser-Busch InBev – the world's largest brewer.

Altria Client Services’ role is to help Altria Group and its operating companies responsibly meet their business goals by providing the high quality services they require in a financially disciplined way. At Altria Client Services, we recognize that our people are the reason we achieve our business goals. We believe in developing the leadership potential of our employees by providing them with opportunities for training, development and advancement.

In addition to the opportunity to apply and develop your skills toward key business objectives, we offer an excellent compensation package including a competitive base salary, comprehensive health/vision/dental insurance, participation in our incentive compensation and deferred profit sharing programs as well as a relocation assistance package.


Each Altria company is an equal opportunity employer. We consider qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, disability, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other protected class.

Richmond, VA - Virginia


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