Senior Biostatistician

Location United States of America
Discipline: Biometrics
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £Salary Range - $120,000-150,000
Contact name: Dan Sidell

Contact email:
Contact phone: 6179821238
Job ref: 17056 - Snr
Published: 30 days ago
Expiry date: 22 October 2021

Senior Biostatistician

Location: Fully Remote

Exciting openings to join a Biometrics specialist CRO in a Senior Biostatistician role!

You will contribute by:

  • providing statistical support to clinical studies, with a focus on various therapeutic areas

  • participating in the development of study protocols, including participation in study design discussions and sample size calculations;

  • reviewing CRFs and data review guidelines; developing statistical analysis plans (SAPs), including analysis dataset and TLG specifications;

  • performing statistical analyses;

  • interpreting statistical results;

  • preparing clinical study reports, including integrated summaries for submissions;

  • leading study activities when called upon;

  • utilizing your strong communication skills to present and explain methodology and consequences of decisions in lay terms;

  • serving as a team player, with a willingness to go the extra distance to get results, meet deadlines, etc.;

  • being adaptable and flexible when priorities change



  • MSc or PhD in a statistical field

  • 5+ years of relevant clinical trial biostatistics support in design, analysis and interpretation. Proven experience of work with clinical trial data in support of safety and efficacy analysis.

  • Knowledge and strong experience in survival analysis, linear and generalized linear models. Capacity to interface effectively with clinicians and statistical programmers

  • Capacity to work independently or under the guidance of a more senior statistician

  • Capacity to quickly read late development protocols, to understand the statistical methodology and to apply to clinical data

  • Knowledge and practice of CDISC SDTM and ADaM data standards

  • Ability to work complying to the company Analysis and Reporting SOPs and project data standards

  • Fast learner, team oriented, able to work independently

  • Ability to read, write and speak fluently in English

  • Knowledge of SAS programming SAS/STAT SAS/BASE, SAS macro language

  • Experience with SAS on PC and UNIX platforms.