EDC Programmer I

Foster City
See job description.
August 02 2021
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type
Job Type
Staff Scientist

EDC Programmer I
United States Remote

Gilead Sciences, Inc. is a research-based bio-pharmaceutical company that discovers, develops and commercializes innovative medicines in areas of unmet medical need. With each new discovery and investigational drug candidate, we seek to improve the care of patients living with life-threatening diseases around the world. Gileads therapeutic areas of focus include HIV/AIDS, liver diseases, cancer and inflammation, and serious respiratory and cardiovascular conditions.

Making an impact on a global scale
Inclusion is one of the companys five core values. Thats because we know that we are stronger and more innovative at Gilead when we are informed by a diverse set of backgrounds, experiences and points of view. Gilead Sciences is a biopharmaceutical company that discovers, develops and commercializes innovative therapeutics in areas of unmet medical need. The company's mission is to advance the care of patients suffering from life-threatening diseases worldwide.

When you join Gilead, you join our mission to change the world by enabling people to live healthier and more fulfilling lives. Come join a mission-driven bio-pharmaceutical organization that values inclusion and diversity, has a strong portfolio of products, and is constantly #CreatingPossible

Electronic Data Capture (EDC) programmers work collaboratively with internal/external colleagues, including system vendors, to support Gilead's business objectives by ensuring the consistent and timely development of electronic Case Report Forms (eCRFs) and dynamic EDC system functionality, as well as providing analysis-ready datasets and reporting output.

Job Responsibilities:
  • Performs basic EDC study build activities, including form design and edit check programming.
  • Participates in study team meetings.
  • Works on internal projects and initiatives with guidance and oversight.
  • Interacts with vendors and internal resources in a collaborative capacity.
  • Provide EDC support and administration, both at the individual level and through coordinated collaboration with other internal resources and vendors.
  • Provides support to the study team on all programming matters according to project timelines and priorities.
  • Uses internal standards and programs to automate standard listings, edit checks and reports.
  • Works collaboratively with Clinical Data Associates, Biostatisticians, and Statistical Programmers to meet project deliverables and timelines for eCRF design and clinical data reporting.
  • Developing knowledge of relational database design, data standards, FDA regulations (particularly 21 CFR Part 11), clinical data management systems, and the drug development process.

Key Skills:
  • Basic proficiency in at least one relevant programming language or supporting technologies (e.g. SAS, SQL, C#, Visual Basic, Perl, Business Objects).
  • Basic knowledge of the clinical trial process, relational database concepts, data structures, and best practices.
  • Emerging proficiency in study development and edit check programming within relevant EDC system(s).

Education and experience:
  • BS/BA degree or higher

For jobs in the United States:

As an equal opportunity employer, Gilead Sciences Inc. is committed to a diverse workforce. Employment decisions regarding recruitment and selection will be made without discrimination based on race, color, religion, national origin, gender, age, sexual orientation, physical or mental disability, genetic information or characteristic, gender identity and expression, veteran status, or other non-job related characteristics or other prohibited grounds specified in applicable federal, state and local laws. In order to ensure reasonable accommodation for individuals protected by Section 503 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the Vietnam Era Veterans' Readjustment Act of 1974, and Title I of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, applicants who require accommodation in the job application process may contact careers@gilead.com for assistance.

Following extensive monitoring, research, consideration of business implications and advice from internal and external experts, Gilead has made the decision to require all U.S. employees and contractors to receive the COVID-19 vaccines as a condition of employment. Full vaccination is defined as two weeks after both doses of a two-dose vaccine or two weeks since a single-dose vaccine has been administered. Anyone unable to be vaccinated, either because of a sincerely held religious belief or a medical condition or disability that prevents them from being vaccinated, can request a reasonable accommodation.

For more information about equal employment opportunity protections, please view the EEO is the Law' poster.



Our environment respects individual differences and recognizes each employee as an integral member of our company. Our workforce reflects these values and celebrates the individuals who make up our growing team.

Gilead provides a work environment free of harassment and prohibited conduct. We promote and support individual differences and diversity of thoughts and opinion.

For Current Gilead Employees and Contractors:

Please log onto your Internal Career Site to apply for this job.

To apply, visit https://gilead.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/en-US/gileadcareers/job/United-States--Remote/EDC-Programmer-I_R0021215-1

Copyright 2021 Jobelephant.com Inc. All rights reserved.

Posted by the FREE value-added recruitment advertising agency


Similar jobs

Similar jobs