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Statistical Programmer, Specialist

Requistion ID:  1396

Copenhagen, N/A, DK

Date:  07-Apr-2021

Specialist Statistical Programmer – Statistical Programming


Lundbeck’s passion links to our purpose about restoring brain health so every person can be their best. We strive to make a real difference to patients. By developing innovative treatments, we improve the lives of people living with brain diseases. Your dedication is crucial. That is why you can expect us to be committed to your progress, so you can stay committed to ours. 


Are you passionate about statistical programming within drug development and want to apply your skills in regulatory submission in a company which has strong global footprint helping people living with brain diseases? Drawing on our heritage and leading expertise in brain science, we pursue new and innovative treatments for people living with psychiatric and neurological diseases.


We offer an excellent opportunity to join us as Specialist Statistical Programmer.  You will work in an engaging and collaborative environment where we develop cutting-edge SAS programming solutions for clinical development projects and apply end-to-end standards for analysis and reporting of clinical trial data.


As a specialist statistical programmer you will step into the role as Project Programmer within one of our clinical projects. You will be employed in the Statistical Programming section and thus be part of a fantastic team of 12 skilled programmers. The section is part of the Biostatistics & Programming Department within the Biometric Division located in Copenhagen, Denmark.


Your job and key responsibilities


You will be Project Statistical Programmer with overall responsible for the statistical programming tasks within one of our clinical projects.


You will be the technical project leader, planning and coordination of programming tasks, execution of multiple programming activities and prioritization of assigned tasks and studies within inhouse, external partners and CRO’s


You will provide technical contribution to complex tasks and proactively identify problems and solutions. You will be able to structure and handle tasks independently and overseeing quality of all deliverables


You will contribute to the deliverables for regulatory submissions, including planning and delivery of integrated databases and answers to regulatory questions


You will advise on new methodologies and best practice that may support innovation and improve efficiency of the programming processes, lead the provision of technical consulting expertise with respect to CDISC standards that includes electronic submission standards and specification for both SDTM and ADaM



We offer


In this setting, we offer an attractive and challenging job in a dynamic atmosphere with great opportunities for personal and scientific development and with a focus on a good work-life balance.




  • A master’s degree within natural sciences or similar
  • Profound experience as statistical programmer within clinical drug development.
  • Extensive SAS programming experience
  • Keeps up with development within relevant CDISC standards and guidelines
  • Experience in regulatory submissions, current knowledge of technical and regulatory electronic submission requirements.
  • A strong communicator
  • Enjoys interaction with colleagues and collaborators from different functional areas
  • Ability to provide input to functional strategies  
  • Fluent in oral and written English



Further information


For further information, please contact Senior Manager of Statistical Programming, Ramesh Rajendran on rajr@lundbeck.com. We also recommend that you visit http://www.lundbeck.com/. Your application and CV should not be sent via email.

We also recommend that you have a look at our website, LinkedIn and Instagram.


Your application


Please click on the apply button. Applications must be received no later than 03-05-2021.



Lundbeck is a global pharmaceutical company specialized in brain diseases. For more than 70 years, we have been at the forefront of neuroscience research. We are tirelessly dedicated to restoring brain health, so every person can be their best.
Millions of people worldwide live with brain diseases, and far too many suffer due to inadequate treatment, discrimination, a reduced number of working days, early retirement, and other unnecessary consequences. Every day, we strive for improved treatment and a better life for people living with brain diseases – we call this Progress in Mind.
Read more at www.lundbeck.com/global/about-us/progress-in-mind
Our approximately 5,800 employees in more than 50 countries are engaged in the entire value chain throughout research, development, production, marketing, and sales. Our pipeline consists of several R&D programs, and our products are available in more than 100 countries. We have research centers in Denmark and the US, and our production facilities are located in Denmark, France, and Italy. Lundbeck generated revenue of DKK 17 billion in 2019 (EUR 2.3 billion; USD 2.6 billion).

For additional information, we encourage you to visit our corporate site www.lundbeck.com, and connect with us on Twitter at @Lundbeck and via LinkedIn.