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Job Listings and Others 2015

December

MATHEMATICAL STATISTICIAN—(multiple positions), National Center for Toxicological Research

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Food and Drug Administration (FDA), National Center for Toxicological Research (NCTR), Division of Bioinformatics and Biostatistics, in the Office of Research is seeking to fill multiple Mathematical Statistician positions. The NCTR is located in Jefferson, Arkansas.

The successful candidate will conduct independent research in biostatistics, and will be actively involved in the development of statistical and data mining techniques for statistical data analysis in the fields of risk assessment, molecular epidemiology, biochemical toxicology, genetic and molecular toxicology, microbiology, neurotoxicology, and nanotoxicology. The candidate will also be involved in providing statistical support for all the NCTR studies. Knowledge and experience in statistical analysis of data from precision medicine and omics technologies are a plus. This position requires a Ph.D. in statistics or equivalent, preference will be given to candidates with a strong publication record. Benefits include health and life insurance options, retirement, paid holidays, vacation and sick leave. Preference will be given to individuals with a demonstrated record of relevant accomplishments. Salary for this position will be commensurate with experience.

To apply for the position, submit curriculum vitae and a detailed statement of future research interests to: Dr. James J. Chen, HFT-20, 3900 NCTR Road, Jefferson, AR 72079. Email: JamesJ.Chen@fda.hhs.gov. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. FDA is an Equal Opportunity Employer. FDA/NCTR is a smoke free environment.

The NCTR is located in Jefferson, Arkansas, approximately 30 miles southeast of Little Rock. NCTR conducts FDA mission-related research that is of critical importance to the Agency in developing a scientifically sound basis for regulatory decisions. Over 110 Ph.D. scientists, support scientists, on-site-contractors, and administrative staff make up a dynamic group of professionals in the NCTR organization.

Undergraduate and graduate students, post-doctoral fellows and visiting scientists also pursue education and research opportunities in a multi-disciplinary team atmosphere. For more information on NCTR research and training activities, visit http://www.fda.gov/NCTR.

December

Biostatistician I/Biostatistician II/Senior Biostatistician-PAREXEL, Shanghai/Taipei/Beijing/Shenyang/Chengdu

The Biostatistician works independently in the programming and quality control of derived datasets and all kind of statistical outputs (e.g., tables, listings and figures), works under the supervision of an experienced biostatistician in the production of analysis plans and reports, provides basic statistical advice to clients and fulfills the project primary role within a designated project team.

Key Accountabilities:

• Production and/or QC of derived datasets and both simple and advanced statistical outputs using efficient programming techniques.
• Understand and apply moderately advanced statistical methods.
• Coordinate and lead a project team to successful completion of a project within given timelines and budget.
• Interact with clients as key contact with regard to statistical and contractual issues.
• Assist in the production of analysis plans, statistical reports, statistical sections of integrated clinical reports and other process supporting documents.
• Check own work in an ongoing way to ensure first-time quality.
• Provide training in statistical analysis to internal clients.
• Proactively participate in and/or lead process/quality improvement initiatives.
• Mentor and train junior members of the department.
• Support of Business Development, e.g. by attending and preparing bid defense meetings.
• Travel to, attend and actively contribute to all kind of client meetings as appropriate (e.g. discussing analysis concepts, presenting and discussing study results)
• Additional responsibilities as defined by supervisor/manager.

Qualifications:

Skills
• Good analytical skills
• Good Project Management skills
• Professional attitude
• Attention to Detail
• A good understanding of statistical issues in clinical trials
• Prior experience with SAS Programming required
• Ability to work independently
• Good mentoring / leadership skills
Education
• PhD in Statistics or related discipline, MS in Statistics or related discipline Language Skills
• Competent in written and oral English in addition to local language Minimum Work Experience
• PhD in Statistics or related discipline entry level, MS in Statistics or related discipline with 1+ years of experience

Application Channel:
Please upload your English CV to PAREXEL career website https://jobs.parexel.com/
Email of Contact Person:
becky.lei@parexel.com

September

Senior Biostatistician-Boehringer Ingelheim, Asia/META, Shanghai, China

Description:
• Perform duties of a Trial Statistician (TSTAT) to support multiple clinical trials within national or international development projects.
• Collaborate with other scientists of Clinical Development, Medical Affairs and translational Medicine in planning complex clinical trials conforming to company and regulatory agency guidelines.
• Act as an associate PSTAT on complex, major drug projects or by taking over other PSTAT-tasks under supervision. Support PSTATs of high profile international projects in their responsibilities, especially in the planning and preparation of regulatory submissions and in the cross-trial planning and harmonization.
• Supervise contract research organisations (CROs) for all TSTAT tasks with emphasis on analysis related processes.
• Promote efficient, innovative and robust drug development processes, with emphasis on the analysis and reporting of clinical data.
Qualifications:
• Master of Science in statistics, biostatistics, or biometry with at least three years or Ph.D. in statistics, biostatistics, or biometry with 0-3 years experiences
• Ability to design, conduct and analyze a complex trial.
• Ability to interact with authorities on statistical issues at the trial level.
• Ability to work with project team.
• Ability to apply statistical methodology appropriate to drug development.
• Ability to communicate basic statistical information to non-statisticians.
• Good oral and written communication skills.
• Demonstrated ability to conduct and analyze a routine trial.
• Evidence of strong trial teamwork.
Company Information
Boehringer Ingelheim is a different kind of pharmaceutical company, a privately held company with the ability to have an innovative and long term view. Our focus is on scientific discoveries that improve patients' lives and we equate success as a pharmaceutical company with the steady introduction of truly innovative medicines. Boehringer Ingelheim is the largest privately held pharmaceutical corporation in the world and ranks among the world's 20 leading pharmaceutical corporations. At Boehringer Ingelheim, we are committed to delivering value through innovation. Employees are challenged to take initiative and achieve outstanding results. Ultimately, our culture and drive allows us to maintain one of the highest levels of excellence in our industry. Boehringer Ingelheimis an equal opportunity employer.
Boehringer Ingelheim is firmly committed to ensuring a safe, healthy, productive and efficient work environment for our employees, partners and customers.

Application Instructions:
CV in English
Application Deadline:
August 31st 2016
Email of Contact Person:
luyan.dai@boehringer-ingelheim.com
http://www.boehringer-ingeheim.com

September

Principal Biostatistician-Boehringer Ingelheim, Asia/META, Shanghai, China

Description:

• Act as the responsible statistician for international development projects. Participate in project teams in the role of a Project Statistician (PSTAT) to collaborate with the Clinical Program Lead in developing the clinical development plan, prepare the project statistical analysis plan, and participate in the writing of the integrated summary documents for worldwide submissions and of publications thereof.
• Take on the key statistical responsibility in the planning and preparation of regulatory submissions as required. Lead and mentor other statisticians within a project.
• Act as PSTAT-Medical Affairs (PSTAT-MA) for key marketed products. Support other project team members from Medical Affairs, Pharmacovigilance and MAPOR.
• Act as TSTAT for critical, complex clinical trials such as mega-trials.
• Mentor other statisticians and provide consultancy and expert advice in case of critical or complex statistical-methodological issues and promote innovative statistical methods at BI.

Qualifications:

• M.S. in statistics, biostatistics, or biometry with 8+ years or Ph.D. in statistics, biostatistics, or biometry with 4+ years of initial experience as statistician.
• Ability to interact with authorities and external bodies (specialists and non-specialists) on statistical-methodological issues for pivotal trials or complex projects.
• Ability to successfully plan and conduct a submission project.
• Ability to challenge methodological issues.
• Ability to supervise scientific/technical work.
• Excellent interpersonal skills, ability to interact effectively with people, internally and externally.
• Excellent oral and written communication and presentation skills.
• Evidence of strong trial teamwork.

Company Information

Boehringer Ingelheim is a different kind of pharmaceutical company, a privately held company with the ability to have an innovative and long term view. Our focus is on scientific discoveries that improve patients' lives and we equate success as a pharmaceutical company with the steady introduction of truly innovative medicines. Boehringer Ingelheim is the largest privately held pharmaceutical corporation in the world and ranks among the world's 20 leading pharmaceutical corporations. At Boehringer Ingelheim, we are committed to delivering value through innovation. Employees are challenged to take initiative and achieve outstanding results. Ultimately, our culture and drive allows us to maintain one of the highest levels of excellence in our industry. Boehringer Ingelheimis an equal opportunity employer.
Boehringer Ingelheim is firmly committed to ensuring a safe, healthy, productive and efficient work environment for our employees, partners and customers.

Application Instructions:
CV in English
Application Deadline:
August 31st 2016
Email of Contact Person:
luyan.dai@boehringer-ingelheim.com
http://www.boehringer-ingeheim.com

June

Senior/Principal Statistical Scientist –Oncology, Genentech, Inc.

Description:

The Senior/Principal Statistical Scientist-Oncology will be aligned therapeutically with crossfunctional Medical Affairs teams to provide statistical and analytical leadership in the development and execution of medical strategies, plans and projects. Like other team members
in Biostatistics, this candidate will be responsible for the statistical integrity, adequacy and accuracy of pre-launch, launch and post-marketing clinical studies other investigations and assessments, including exploratory analyses. As such, the Scientist will be a standing member of the assigned Medical Team, may also lead Biostatistics teams, as well as participate in other cross-functional projects or working teams. Given the nature of their positions, statistical scientists also work closely with their counterparts in Pharmaceutical Development and potentially Pharmaceutical Research and Early Development to align clinical data and statistics across varying drug development phases.

Qualifications:

A PhD and four years' experience or a master's degree with seven or more years' experience in statistics/biostatistics are required (PhD is preferred). Four or more years' clinical trial experience (experience in clinical trials through at least two complete trials/registries or
comprehensive product exploratory analysis projects) and in-depth knowledge of ICH-GCP and other relevant standards and guidelines are required. The candidate must demonstrate a comprehensive understanding of theoretical and applied statistics and in-depth knowledge of
Phase IV/post-marketing drug development (knowledge of or experience with Phase I - III drug development is preferred). Extensive experience in the principles and techniques of data analysis, interpretation and clinical relevance is highly desired. Relevant therapeutic area
(respiratory and immunology) knowledge is a plus .

Passionate about our People

We recognize that our people are our most important asset. It's why we foster an inclusive environment that encourages diversity and offer competitive healthcare and benefits to help you bring the best to the business and to your personal life

Join us as we continue to tackle medicine's most challenging problems and live a life inspired.
Apply Below!
Now a member of the Roche Group, Genentech has multiple medicines on the market for cancer and other serious illnesses. Genentech is an Equal Opportunity Employer: Minorities/Women/Disability/Veteran
http://www.gene.com/careers/find-a-job/apply/00438918?src=JB-11480

June

Senior/Principal Statistical Scientist - Immunology and Infectious Disease, Genentech, Inc.

Description:

The Sr. /Principal Statistical Scientist will be aligned therapeutically with cross-functional Medical Affairs teams to provide statistical and analytical leadership in the development and execution of medical strategies, plans and projects. Like other team members in Biostatistics, this candidate will be responsible for the statistical integrity, adequacy and accuracy of prelaunch, launch and post-marketing clinical studies, as well as other investigations and assessments, including exploratory analyses. As such, this role will be a standing member of the assigned Medical Team, may also lead Biostatistics teams, and participate in other crossfunctional projects or working teams. Given the nature of their positions, statistical scientists also work closely with their counterparts in Pharmaceutical Development and potentially Pharmaceutical Research and Early Development to align clinical data and statistics across varying drug development phases. Where assigned, this candidate will also act as Medical Affairs representatives in related review and decision-making forums or committees, including, where applicable, representing Biostatistics input and data in health authority meetings, presentations and communications.

Qualifications:

A PhD with four years' experience, or a Master's Degree and seven years' experience in statistics/biostatistics is required (PhD preferred). Four or more years' clinical trial experience is also required (experience should include in clinical trials through at least two complete trials/registries or comprehensive product exploratory ana lysis projects). In-depth knowledge of ICH-GCP and other relevant standards and guidelines and a comprehensive understanding of theoretical and applied statistics are desired as well. In-depth knowledge of Phase IV/postmarketing drug development is also required (knowledge of or experience with Phase I - III drug development is preferred). Extensive experience in the principles and techniques of data analysis, interpretation and clinical relevance and relevant therapeutic area (respiratory and immunology) knowledge is a plus.

Passionate about our People

We recognize that our people are our most important asset. It's why we foster an inclusive environment that encourages diversity and offer competitive healthcare and benefits to help you bring the best to the business and to your personal life

Join us as we continue to tackle medicine's most challenging problems and live a life inspired.
Apply Below!
Now a member of the Roche Group, Genentech has multiple medicines on the market for cancer and other serious illnesses. Genentech is an Equal Opportunity Employer: Minorities/Women/Disability/Veteran
http://www.gene.com/careers/find-a-job/apply/00436645?src=JB-11480

January

The University of Connecticut is offering a new graduate program—a Professional Master's Degree in Biostatistics!

This exciting new program will focus on practical, sought-after skills in health-related fields, including pharmaceutical science and genomics. Students will undergo rigorous training on the theory and application of statistical science to solve problems in areas such as public health, health services, health policy, biomedical research, environmental health, and ecology.

For more information, please visit: http://stat.uconn.edu/m-s-in-biostatistics/ or call 860-486-3413

To apply: www.grad.uconn.edu

The University of Connecticut is located in Storrs, Connecticut, USA