Bristol-Myers Squibb Company

Principal Biostatistician

Hopewell, NJ, US
Sep 22, 2018
Required Education
Position Type
Full time
Job Description

Bristol-Myers Squibb is a global biopharmaceutical company whose mission is to discover, develop and deliver innovative medicines that help patients prevail over serious diseases.

One shared journey is moving us forward at Bristol-Myers Squibb. Around the world, we are passionate about making an impact on the lives of patients with serious disease. Empowered to apply our individual talents and ideas so that we can learn and grow together. Driven to make a difference, from innovative research to hands-on community support. Bristol-Myers Squibb recognizes the importance of balance and flexibility in our work environment. We offer a wide variety of competitive benefits, services and programs that provide our employees the resources to pursue their goals, both at work and in their personal lives.

The Principal Biostatistician position is needed to support Oncology. They will:
  • Provide statistical expertise to clinical development, ranging from proof-of-concept trials to regulatory filings.
  • Lead a project team or a significant component of a project, working with highly talented statisticians and handling multiple studies and tasks.
  • Collaborate with clinical colleagues in developing innovative trial designs, and apply scientific rigor to methods of analysis and interpretation results.
  • Develop and mentor junior-level statisticians.
  • Contribute to the improvement, standardization, and globalization of department processes and procedures.

  • Ph.D. or equivalent with 5-7 or more years experience in Pharmaceutical R&D or other relevant background in clinical research.
  • Up-to-date expertise/knowledge in advanced statistical methodologies related to clinical trial designs, statistical modeling and data analyses.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.
  • Strong motivation to succeed.