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Senior Statistician
BioStat Solutions, Inc. (BSSI)

Company Information: BioStat Solutions, Inc. (BSSI) is an analytical consulting corporation in service to the pharmaceutical, biotechnology, government and biodefense industries. BSSI’s key service areas include the development and implementation of analytical strategies for biomarker studies, precision medicine and clinical studies.

Position Title: Senior Statistician

Duties and Responsibilities: Job Objective:
Senior Statistician to function as an independent statistician in support of management in design, analysis and interpretation of complex data at BSSI


Senior Statistician includes these responsibilities:
• Serve in a leadership role for Statisticians / Statistical Analysts by offering technical expertise and guidance towards achieving project-related or company-related goals
• Design, analyze and interpret disease and drug response data for clients
• Independent project development, including but not limited to, ascertainment of client needs, recommendations on statistical methodology, and authoring Statistical Analysis Plans (SAPs)
• Critically evaluate optimum analytical methodology for individual projects
• Report findings in Statistical Analysis Reports, executive summaries and slide presentations
• Interact with clients through emails, conference calls and in-person
• Travel as required / requested by clients or Management
• Actively participate in resource planning (i.e. planning of individual projects and strategic resource allocation)
• Support BSSI’s Business Development efforts through delivery of superior work product and effective communication with clients and team members
• Consider effect of biomarkers in stratification of disease, response and patient populations

In addition to the responsibilities of the Statistician position:
• Assist clients by providing analytical strategies in major therapeutic areas and diseases
• Conduct work in accordance with BSSI standard operating procedures (SOPs), BSSI QA/QC policies, client-specific requirements and applicable regulatory guidelines
• Serve in the Project Lead role (described in BSSI’s SOPs) as appropriate
• Perform statistical analysis and programming (R, SAS, and other appropriate languages such as Python)
• Provide analysis, quality control and validation of a wide spectrum of datasets (targeted studies, genome-wide association studies, next generation sequencing, genomics, transcriptomics, proteomics, metabolomics, etc.)
• Effectively code and comment within programming code
• Validate statistical results with team members to ensure high quality deliverables
• Provide technical writing for analysis plans, protocols and regulatory documents as needed, and summarize results (i.e. tables, figures and listings) for inclusion in presentations or reports
• Provide guidance to staff with respect to statistical methodology and programming
• Participate in internal research and development activities
• Collaborate in research efforts and write scientific reports
• Attend on site client visits and present findings as needed

Position Qualifications: • Ph.D. REQUIRED. Preferred Degree in: Biostatistics
• At least 3-5 years’ industry work experience
• Demonstrated leadership ability
• Demonstrated writing ability in English
• Demonstrated expertise in the theory and application of biostatistics
• Proficiency in Microsoft Office including Word, Excel, PowerPoint
• Proficiency in R, SAS
• Proven ability to work independently and in a team environment
• Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills
• Efficient time management
• Qualified candidates must be legally authorized to be employed in the US

BioStat Solutions, Inc. is a voluntary equal opportunity employer

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Benefits: BSSI offers a comprehensive package that includes Health Insurance coverage (Medical, Dental, Vision, prescription drugs). Health Savings Account (HSA) for qualified high deductible health plans, Basic Life Insurance, Long and Short Term Disability Insurance at no charge to the employee, 401k after eligibility period, Flexible work hours, etc..


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