Director, Real-World Data Scientist

Sleepy Hollow, New York
Jan 02, 2022
Required Education
Masters Degree/MBA
Position Type
Full time

As an HEOR Real World Evidence Scientist you will be taking a leading role in supporting Regeneron’s real-world data & analytics needs, with focus on General Medicine. Our real world data team generates real-world evidence to inform, support, and strengthen global development and commercialization activities. Additionally, you will translate and implement internal real-world evidence generation requests using the subject matter expertise in epidemiology/biostatistics, real-world data, and advanced modeling techniques using internal and/or external real-world data and analytics resources.

A typical day may include the following:

Building, strengthening, and supporting Regeneron’s real-world data & analytics needs

Serving as subject matter authority in the sources and the associated analytics in supporting RWE generation activities.

Partnering with the HEOR therapeutic area/product lead and HEOR Epidemiologist developing real-world evidence analysis plans for internal real-world evidence requests. You will contribute to analyzing in-house real-world data, leading all aspects of real-world data analyses conducted by external partners, and effectively communicating analytics results to internal partners.

Leading standardization of data structure and analytics of in-house real-world data and maintaining knowledge of best practices and standards through engagement with groups leading such initiatives in the research community (e.g. Observational Medical Outcomes Partnership, etc.)

Evaluating and in-licensing real-world data assets and/or analytics tools

This may be for you if:

  • Have proven experience in Real World Data
  • Are at ease with an abundance of detail and complexity, yet mindful of the big picture.
  • Have the highly developed ability to balance multiple projects and initiatives, prioritize them and implement them independently
  • You thrive in a fast paced environment.

To be considered for this, you should have a Doctoral (PhD, PharmD, MD, or a Masters degree in health services research, epidemiology, biostatistics, public health, or a subject area with a strong focus in the application of data science to healthcare data. Your experience should include 7+ years with a Doctorate or 9+ years with a Master's in pharma/biotech, consulting, or academic settings in Outcomes Research/Epidemiological Research/Health Economics is required. Rich experience using real-world data (both US and ex-US) commonly used in epidemiology/HEOR studies (e.g. administrative claims, disease/exposure registries, EMRs). Familiarity with oncology RWD is a plus. Proficiency in statistical-, computational- and machine-learning methodologies for prospective and retrospective RW studies. Advanced programming capacity in any two of the following software packages: Python/SAS/R. Knowledge of visualization software (Tableau, R, Python)

Additional experiences should include

  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Able to effectively communicate model assumptions, statistical methods, and key findings to technical and non-technical partners
  • Have a culture of “Team-focus” and “rapid-response”
  • Ability to work independently and with minimal supervision

Does this sound like you? Apply now to take your first steps toward living the Regeneron Way! We have an inclusive and diverse culture that provides amazing benefits including health and wellness programs, fitness centers and stock for employees at all levels!

Regeneron is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion or belief (or lack thereof), sex, nationality, national or ethnic origin, civil status, age, citizenship status, membership of the Traveler community, sexual orientation, disability, genetic information, familial status, marital or registered civil partnership status, pregnancy or maternity status, gender identity, gender reassignment, military or veteran status, or any other protected characteristic in accordance with applicable laws and regulations. We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodations to participate in the job application process. Please contact us to discuss any accommodations you think you may need.