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We are seeking Senior Biostatisticians to lead large global or other major projects, analyze all parts of any clinical study, and provide planning on multiple clinical studies from multiple clients including tracking project activities and project time management. The selected candidate will provide statistical input into other disciplines’ activities and participate in interdepartmental processes; provide technical solutions and advice to staff and clients on statistical processes; supervise and train less experienced biostatisticians within project activities; and be responsible for the development of Statistical Analysis Plans including statistical methodology, statistical programming procedures, definition of derived variables, and data handling rules and mockups.
Additional responsibilities include:
MA or MS
¨ 3 to 5 years of postgraduate experience in the application of statistics to clinical trials for
employees with a PhD in statistics subject; 5 to 8 years of postgraduate experience in the
application of statistics to clinical trials for employees with an MA/MS in statistics subject
¨ Interpersonal and effective communication skills.
¨ Cooperative, team-oriented and proactive.
¨ The ability to work to tight deadlines while maintaining high standards.
¨ SAS proficiency including use of a variety of statistical procedures e.g., non-parametric
analysis, linear and non-linear models, categorical data and survival analysis.
¨ Ability to adhere to strict guidelines & codes of practice.
¨ A good knowledge of the overall clinical trial process.
¨ Experience in the preparation of Statistical Analysis Plans, analysis, reporting, etc.
¨ Ability to explain statistical concepts to non-statisticians.
¨ Organizational skills.
¨ An evident appreciation of the possible impact of day-to-day activities and actions on Covance
as a business.
¨ A professional approach at all times