Biostatistician
Biostatistics
FSP
US - Home or office based

Biostatistician
 
We are seeking a seasoned Biostatistician (JO-1503-025) for a multi-year FSP contract with one of the world’s leading biotechnology 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.
 
Additionally, you will:
  • 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
 
You have the option to work from home or be based either in our Chesterbrook, PA or Waltham, MA location.
 
Qualifications and Experience
You will have an MS or PhD with three-to-five (3 – 5) years working on clinical trials.
 
Additionally, we require:
 
  • 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
 
Compensation & Benefits
We offer a competitive compensation package including baseand bonus, as well as comprehensive medical and dental benefits and a contributing 401K plan.

Cytel Inc. is an Equal Employment / Affirmative Action Employer. Applicants are considered for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristics protected by law.

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