Amgen

Biostatistics Senior Manager

Employer
Amgen
Location
Thousand Oaks, CA, US
Posted
Mar 27, 2021
Ref
R-112915
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.

Biostatistics Senior Manager

Live

What you will do

Let's do this. Let's change the world. In this vital role you will leads key projects and pivotal studies, ensuring all statistical aspects pertaining to clinical activities meet required standards and are statistically correct while influencing study design and defending statistical approaches.
  • Contributes to the statistical theory and the review and interpretation of the statistical results.
  • Lead and oversee study design (e.g., endpoints) including for outsourced studies
  • Contribute to strategy, study design, and statistical analysis by identifying and operationalizing tasks, utilizing existing data or analysis platforms
  • Understand, promote, and communicate innovative and standard statistical methodologies, trial design, data analysis, and medical / clinical understanding for product
  • Provide statistical consultancy, training, and advice within Amgen
  • May serve as the Global Statistics Lead for select products
  • Contribute to key design elements, protocols, Statistical Analysis Plans (SAP), Flash Memos, Clinical Study Reports (CSRs), clinical publications, Clinical Summary of Safety (CSSs), Clinical Summary of Efficacy (CSEs), Clinical Overviews (COs), regulatory documents, reimbursement documents, and other communications for product or study


Win

What we expect of you

We are all different, yet we all use our unique contributions to serve patients. The professional we seek is a [type of person] with these qualifications.

Basic Qualifications:
  • Statistical leadership and contribution to regulatory or reimbursement submissions
  • Experience working effectively in a globally dispersed team environment with cross-cultural partners Excellent oral and written English communication skills
  • Ability to manage self, lead and manage others in the successful and timely completion of all statistical activities for a study or multiple studies from end to end
  • Ability to effectively perform complex statistical analyses and related tasks
  • Doctorate in Statistics/Biostatistics or related subject with high statistical content and at least 6 years of post-graduate statistical experience in the pharmaceutical industry or medical research Or
  • Master's degree in Statistics/Biostatistics or related subject with high statistical content and at least 8 years of post-graduate statistical experience in the pharmaceutical industry or medical research.


Preferred Qualifications:
  • Life Cycle Drug Development Experience (Pre-clinical Development, Clinical Development, and Post-marketing)
  • International collaboration and experience working globally.


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


Apply now

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.

We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided a reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request an accommodation.

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.