Senior/Principal Biostatistician

The Senior/Principal Biostatistician works independently in the production and quality control of analysis plans, reports, derived datasets, tables, listings and figures, provides statistical advice to clients and fulfills the project primary role within a designated project team.

Key Accountabilities:

  • Coordinate and lead a project team to successful completion of a project within timelines and budget
  • Interact with clients as key contact with regard to statistical and contractual issues
  • Perform QC of derived datasets, tables, figures and data listings produced by other department members and your own to ensure first time quality
  • Understand and apply advanced statistical methods
  • Lead production and quality control of randomizations, analysis plans, statistical reports, statistical sections of integrated clinical reports and other process supporting documents
  • Provide a supporting role as a non-voting independent statistician providing data and analysis for DMC review
  • Additional responsibilities as defined by supervisor/manager.

Qualifications    Required Skills and Experience:

  • PhD in Statistics or related discipline with some experience or MS in Statistics or related discipline with significant experience with 4+ years of experience
  • Senior: 3-5 years of industry experience 
  • Principal: 5 plus years of industry experience
  • Experience working in Industry – Biopharmaceutical or CRO required
  • Oncology experience preferred
  • Thorough understanding of statistical issues in clinical trials
  • Prior experience with SAS programming required
  • R programming a plus
  • Good analytical skills
  • Experience leading projects
  • Professional attitude
  • Attention to detail
  • Ability to work independently
  • Good business awareness/ business development
  • Willingness to work in a matrix environment and to value the importance of teamwork
  • Excellent Communication skills