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Performs intermediate and advanced statistical analysis and programming for Outcomes registries. Independently manage responsibilities of analytic assignments through the entire lifespan of an assigned analysis from the SAP creation through manuscript submission/revisions. Serve as a statistical resource on assigned projects, while handling multiple competing projects and deadlines.
Primary Responsibilities and Tasks
Communication and Collaboration
Experience as a statistician on clinical research projects that have consistently provided high quality end product on time
Prior supervision and/or guidance of lower level or less experienced employees is desirable
Thorough experience with SAS and solid command of the English language is required
Strong technical writing skills and multiple and varied prior trial/project experiences desirable
Statistical knowledge and experience with survival analysis, logistic regression, multiple imputation, propensity matching, and hierarchical modeling.
Must have experience with SAS and prefer experience with R.
Must be able to clearly and effectively communicate with the project team and principal investigators.
SAS Certification is ideal, but not required.
Position requires a minimum of a Doctoral degree in (bio) statistics or related field and no relevant experience, or a Master's degree in (bio) statistics or related field and 2 years relevant experience, or a Bachelor's degree in (bio) statistics or related field and 4 years relevant experience.
Contribution to analysis of clinical trials and/or clinical research projects, and/or participation in preparation of academic manuscripts or other written summaries of analysis results, thorough experience with SAS, and solid command of the English language is required.
Desirable experience includes prior role as a lead statistician on clinical trials and/or clinical research projects that have delivered the agreed-upon end products on time, and prior guidance of lower level or less experienced staff.
OR AN EQUIVALENT COMBINATION OF RELEVANT EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE
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