Amgen

Modeling and Simulation - Principal Statistician

Employer
Amgen
Location
Thousand Oaks, CA, US
Posted
Mar 21, 2021
Ref
R-112596
Required Education
Other
Position Type
Full time
HOW MIGHT YOU DEFY IMAGINATION?

If you feel like you're part of something bigger, it's because you are. At Amgen, our shared mission-to serve patients-drives all that we do. It is key to our becoming one of the world's leading biotechnology companies. We are global collaborators who achieve together-researching, manufacturing, and delivering ever-better products that reach over 10 million patients worldwide. It's time for a career you can be proud of. Join us.

R-112596 Modeling and Simulation - Principal Statistician

Live

What you will do

Let's do this. Let's change the world. In this vital role you will be accountable for the development and execution of the simulation plan based on design options and simulation specifications provided by DSI, SDD and study teams; and deliver simulation reports under the guidance from DSI.
  • Participates in discussion sessions of EGP development and study design to ensure understanding of the clinical trial design options and collect design inputs from DSI, SDD and study team
  • Works with DSI to develop and finalize simulation plan with detailed specifications and operating characteristics that enable the evaluation and selection of the optimal design options
  • Executes simulation plan and summarizes results in outputs in presentation ready visualization
  • Works with DSI to evaluate design options and form design recommendations and finalize simulation report
  • Participates in sessions to present simulation results and recommendations to the product/study team
  • Leads the development of modeling and simulation tools


Win

What we expect of you

We are all different, yet we all use our unique contributions to serve patients. The dedicated professional we seek is a collaborator with these qualifications.

Basic Qualifications
  • Doctorate degree and 2 years of Statistical Modeling and Simulation experience Or
  • Master's degree and 6 years of Statistical Modeling and Simulation experience Or
  • Bachelor's degree and 8 years of Statistical Modeling and Simulation experience Or
  • Associate's degree and 10 years of Statistical Modeling and Simulation experience Or
  • High school diploma / GED and 12 years of Statistical Modeling and Simulation experience


Preferred Qualifications
  • Master's degree in Statistics/Biostatistics or related subject with high statistical content with 6 years of post-graduate statistical experience in the biopharmaceutical industry in clinical trial design, execution, analysis and reporting; or
  • Doctorate in Statistics/Biostatistics with 4 years of post-graduate statistical experience in the pharmaceutical industry or medical research
  • Experience in designing, analyzing and reporting of clinical trials within Pharmaceutical/Biotechnology/Public Health setting in Industry, Government or Academia
  • Excellent computing, modeling and simulation skills using R, SAS, WinBugs, FACTS, etc.
  • Proactive and efficient in learning emerging adaptive designs and building simulation tools and interactive visualizations for wide use and applications


Thrive

What you can expect of us

As we work to develop treatments that take care of others, so we work to care for our teammates' professional and personal growth and well-being.
  • Vast opportunities to learn and move up and across our global organization
  • Diverse and inclusive community of belonging, where teammates are empowered to bring ideas to the table and act
  • Generous Total Rewards Plan comprising health, finance and wealth, work/life balance, and career benefits


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for a career that defies imagination

In our quest to serve patients above all else, Amgen is the first to imagine, and the last to doubt. Join us.

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Equal Opportunity Statement

Amgen is an Equal Opportunity employer and will consider you without regard to your race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status.

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Join Us

If you're seeking a career where you can truly make a difference in the lives of others, a career where you can work at the absolute forefront of biotechnology with the top minds in the field, you'll find it at Amgen.

Amgen, a biotechnology pioneer, discovers, develops and delivers innovative human therapeutics. Our medicines have helped millions of patients in the fight against cancer, kidney disease, rheumatoid arthritis and other serious illnesses.

As an organization dedicated to improving the quality of life for people around the world, Amgen fosters an inclusive environment of diverse, ethical, committed and highly accomplished people who respect each other but compete intensely to win. Together, we live the Amgen values as we continue advancing science to serve patients.

Amgen is an Equal Opportunity employer and will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status.