Sr. Data Scientist Medical Affairs

Tarrytown, NY, United States
Oct 03, 2019
Required Education
Position Type
Full time
Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, Inc. is seeking a Senior Data Scientist for our Tarrytown, NY location within the Medical Analytics (Biostatistics) organization. Position will be responsible for statistical aspects and deliverables for products/projects in regards to Medical Affairs activities. Define future research questions; plan and execute statistical analysis; provide input into Medical Affairs lifecycle management strategy and tactics; provide input into and align with the publications plan; and support HEOR studies intended for payer and reimbursement needs. Provide scientific/statistical input into research study design; formulate novel methods to problem solving; and independently develop the statistical analysis plan to implement those solutions. Author the Statistical Analysis Plan (SAP) to define the appropriate statistical analyses to address research questions, specifications for data derivation, specifications for the statistical analysis methodology, and the display shells for the outputs to be generated in collaboration with key stakeholders.

Qualified applicants will have a PhD degree in Statistics or Biostatistics and 1 year of experience generating solutions to problems presented by medical and commercial personnel within the biopharmaceutical industry in the Ophthalmology therapeutic area. In the alternative, employer will accept a Master's degree in stated fields and 3 years of experience as listed above. Qualified candidates will possess 1 year of experience in: current statistical methods, including linear and logistic regression analysis, Mixed effect Model Repeated Measurement, Multiple Imputation, Cochran-Mantel-Haenszel, Kaplan-Meier, Cox Proportional Hazards, machine learning, data mining, simulations; using SAS and R to solve statistical problems; sample size calculation software, including East, PASS, AddPlan, and Nquery; statistical methods to support Medical Affairs, including analysis using the clinical database for scientific meetings, publications, and internal decision-making (based on previously conducted randomized clinical trials); and statistical methods to support Health Economics and Outcomes Research, including meta-analysis, patient reported outcomes, studies using external database, HTA/reimbursement/value dossiers, and real world studies; and statistical programming to implement the planned statistical analyses. Must possess 1 year of experience presenting and explaining statistical methods and interpretation of results to both a technical and non-technical audience. Up to 10% international and domestic travel is required.

To apply for this position, please submit your resume, indicating Requisition Code 17737BR to: Eric Heller, Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, Inc. 777 Old Saw Mill River Road Tarrytown, New York 10591.