Senior Biostatistican/ Principal Biostatistician/ Manager ECD

Location
Tarrytown, New York, US
Posted
Jul 13, 2018
Ref
12820BR
Required Education
Doctorate/PHD/MD
Position Type
Full time
Position Summary

Known for its scientific and operational excellence, Regeneron is a leading science-based biopharmaceutical company that discovers, invents, develops, manufactures, and commercializes medicines for the treatment of serious medical conditions. Regeneron commercializes medicines for eye diseases, high LDL-cholesterol, atopic dermatitis and a rare inflammatory condition and has product candidates in development in other areas of high unmet medical need, including rheumatoid arthritis, asthma, pain, cancer and infectious diseases.

Summary:

The Biostatistics and Data Management group is looking for a Biostatistician to support Early Clinical Development and Exploratory Sciences. This position is for a qualified statistician with experience in the pharmaceutical/biotechnology sector, to collaborate in cross-functional drug development teams to develop and execute innovative development strategies for compounds entering early clinical development. We will consider entry level candidates for this role at the Sr Biostatistician level, and more experienced candidates at the Principle Biostatistician and Manager levels.

Duties:

The incumbent will work with cross-functional teams to articulate drug development questions, assess the feasibility of endpoints and frame statistical approaches to address those questions, design clinical experiments and interventional studies to generate the requisite data and analyze the resulting data, and work with teams to appropriately interpret the results and make decisions. The incumbent will, both independently and through mentoring project statisticians (at Manager level), co-author clinical study protocols, co-author statistical analysis plans, and perform statistical analyses for interim and final reports. The incumbent will also develop and deliver training to non-statistical colleagues, collaborate on development of new infrastructure and processes, and influence the external pharmaceutical industry and regulatory environment through participation in professional associations, conferences, and publications.

Requirements:

PhD or equivalent degree in statistics/biostatistics or related disciplines with internship experience in the filed. Level will be commensurate with experience.

• Knowledge of drug discovery and development and ability to integrate statistical concepts into drug discovery and development strategies.

• Excellent influence and leadership skills, and a demonstrated record of strong collaborations with clinicians, pharmacometricians, clinical scientists, and other non-statisticians.

• Solid knowledge of statistical analysis methodologies, experimental and clinical trial design

• Must be able to work productively in a fast-paced collaborative environment, with demonstrated critical thinking skills, and effective communication and presentation skills.

• Expertise in statistical software, such as R, SAS is required
Preferred:

• Experience with linear and nonlinear models, Bayesian methodology, statistical decision theory, modeling and simulation, and model-informed drug development

• Experience in clinical pharmacology studies, pharmacokinetics (PK), and PK/PD modeling

• Experience in WinBUGS, STAN, and/or Matlab

• Publications in peer reviewed statistical/medical journals

This is an opportunity to join our select team that is already leading the way in the Pharmaceutical/Biotech industry. Apply today and learn more about Regeneron's unwavering commitment to combining good science & good business.

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Regeneron is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.