ProCogia - R Developer Consultant

Paid / Remote (anywhere within Canada, US or Ireland) / Full-time

ProCogia Overview

At ProCogia we’re passionate about developing data-driven solutions that provide highly informed answers to our clients’ most critical challenges. Our projects are varied, from Data Warehouse builds, deploying Cloud Data Solutions, Dashboarding, & building predictive models.

We work with industry leading clients from various sectors including Pharmaceuticals, Telecommunications, Technology, Financial Services & Retail. Our work environment ensures opportunities to gain valuable experience in various industries enhancing your personal & career development.

ProCogia has doubled in size over the last two years & core to ProCogia’s culture is ensuring we maintain a balanced male to female ratio. Our diversity, and differences allow us to create innovative and effective solutions for our clients.

The ProCogia Mission

ProCogia aims to empower organizations to achieve sustainable advantage through data.

We enable our customers to make intelligent and agile decisions through strategically tailored data solutions. We attract, develop and retain diverse, motivated and collaborative team players who love what they do.

Our Values

TRUST We build trust in all of our relationships, internally and externally

GROWTH We believe in life-long learning; both personally and professionally

INNOVATION Our technology-agnostic & innovative approach enables cutting-edge data solutions

EXCELLENCE We are committed to delivering excellence in everything we do

Job Description

The R Developer Consultant has the following responsibilities and duties:

  • Translate SAS legacy code into R

  • Perform statistical comparison of SAS output to R output

  • Perform unit tests of R programs to meet SAS output standards

  • Review existing code and infrastructure

  • Create reusable code for later use in R


The R Developer Consultant should have the following skills, education and experience:



  • Strong R Coding skills

  • Experience with R Markdown

  • Familiar with testthat and dplyr R packages

  • Familiar with base SAS programming

  • Familiar with SAS Macros and Reporting (PROC REPORT)

  • Experience with SQL programming (PROC SQL, R SQL or equivalent)

  • Familiar with statistical analysis methods

  • Familiar with Agile methodology and tools

  • Experience with version control systems (Bitbucket, Git, etc.)


  • Experience with testthat and dplyr R packages

  • Familiar with SparlyR package

  • SAS Certified Base Programmer preferred, but not required

  • Familiar with good reusable coding practices

  • Familiar with Azure cloud services

  • Comfortable working in a Linux environment



  • Bachelors in a quantitative field such as statistics, mathematics, computer science, biostatistics or other related disciplines.


  • Masters or PhD in a quantitative field such statistics, mathematics, computer science, biostatistics or other related disciplines.


  • An experienced professional will have at least 2 years of professional experience in a data related role with a Masters Degree or 4 years of experience in a data related role with a Bachelors degree

ProCogia is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to creating a diverse and inclusive workspace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, disability, age, or other legally protected status.

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