Sr. Clinical Trial Statistician/ Central Statistical Monitor

South San Francisco, California, United States
Aug 09, 2019
Biotech Bay
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time

This position will report to Director Biostatistics will be the lead statistician for at least 1 indication and provide programming support across indications for the Centralized Statistical Monitoring effort. He/she will be responsible for developing automated analyses and visualizations in R and Tableau to facilitate the evaluation of data quality and review at the individual clinical study level as well as accumulating data across multiple clinical studies.

Essential duties include :
  1. Directs and leads the statistical input for at least one disease indication
  2. Oversees the statistical design, analysis and interpretation of Phase 1-4 clinical trials
  3. Actively contributes to global project and study teams as a core member
  4. Partners with Data Management and Clinical Monitoring to ensure high quality data deliverables
  5. Oversees and reviews deliverables from CROs for the full reporting of clinical trials

  • Bachelor's Degree, Master's Degree or higher in statistics, biostatistics, data science or computer science
  • Advanced R or Python programming skills, preferably including ggplot, tidyverse and R Markdown
  • Minimum 4 years of experience in data analysis of clinical trials

  • Ability to clearly communicate complex issues, observations and resolutions to management
  • Understanding of statistical concepts related to the design and conduct of clinical trials
  • Broad experience in data collection, monitoring, cleaning and analysis throughout clinical development (Phase 1-4) preferred
  • Previous employment at a pharmaceutical or biotech company or CRO preferred
  • Experience explaining results of analyses to non-technical audiences.
  • Working knowledge of MS Office suite. Able to generate business correspondence, create forms and generate reports as required
  • Have excellent time management skills and are action-oriented, goal-oriented and innovative.
  • Experience leading data review discussions and meetings preferred