Randstad Biometrics in Cambridge, Massachusetts


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  • location:Cambridge, MA

  • salary:$130,000 - $140,000 per year

  • date posted:Thursday, September 7, 2017

  • job type:Permanent

  • reference:22175

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Job Title: Sr. Biostatistician - Oncology

Position Description

  • We are seeking a seasoned Biostatistician to support one of the world's leading Pharmaceutical companies.

  • This is a key role responsible for providing statistical support to clinical studies and/or projects as assigned.

  • You will participate in the development of study protocols including participation in study design discussions and sample size calculations, and you will review CRFs and data review guidelines.

Position Responsibilities

  • Develop statistical analysis plans including analysis dataset and TLG specifications

  • Perform statistical analyses

  • Interpret statistical results

  • Help prepare clinical study reports including integrated summaries for submissions

Position Requirements

  • You will have an MS or PhD with five or more (5+) years working on clinical trials.

  • A thorough understanding of statistical principles

  • Some knowledge of medical/biological terminology and clinical trial designs in relevant therapeutic areas

  • Good written and oral communication skills including grammatical/technical writing skills

  • Conversant with SAS programming, and knowledge of SAS procedures and other statistical software

  • Demonstrated organizational skills with the ability to prioritize workload

  • An effective communicator: able to explain methodology and consequences of decisions in lay terms

  • An effective team player; willingness to go the extra distance to get results, meet deadlines, etc.

  • Ability to be flexible when priorities change

  • Ability to deal with ambiguity