Drug Safety Programmer


Reference Number: 895946-W
Type of placement: Permanent
Location: CH, NW


Our client, a growing, dynamic biopharmaceutical company is looking for a Drug Safety Programmer for a permanent position based in Basel, Switzerland. The ideal candidate should have previous working experience in programming and strong knowledge of medical and pharmacovigilance terminologies.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Contributing to the in house system development projects (Business Intelligence solution: front end and back end operations) in Global Drug Safety/Clinical Development
  • Managing the system release process, including system configuration, outputs generation, and coordination of validation activities and execution of testing
  • Understanding Drug Safety business needs in close collaboration with other business functions and provide support and services related to Drug safety systems
  • Contributing towards the compliance in Computerized Systems Validation requirements, GxP & Pharmacovigilance standards
  • Coordinating and providing the end user trainings

Qualifications and Experience:

  • University master degree in Computer science, Information systems, mathematics or related discipline
  • Minimum of 3 years' job relevant experience in IT systems delivery and in collaboration with a business unit preferably within Pharmaceutical industry area
  • Good programming skills and knowledge in relational database concept (Oracle)
  • Good Business intelligence knowledge (development of listings and metadata)
  • Good analytical skills, able to understand problems and present solutions toward business partners.
  • Good communication and listening skills, team player and change oriented
  • Good verbal and written skills in English
  • Relevant working/residency permit or Swiss/EU-Citizenship required