Job Title : Principal Statistician
Job Location : Remote
Job Duration : 12 Months
Provide statistical expertise for design, analysis and reporting of clinical or scientific research studies or programs.
Protocols: Provide study design, calculate sample-size, develop randomization specifications and write statistical analysis plans to address study objectives. Ensure alignment of protocol with project and functional standards. Conduct quality review of protocol. Implement randomization schedules as planned with Interactive Response Technology vendor, Global Drug Supply Management and other partners.
Database Activities: Assist in identifying scientifically appropriate data collection instruments. Ensure data collection is free of bias. Provide programming specifications for derived variables and analysis datasets. Assist with development and implementation of project-specific data standards. Identify and report data issues or violation of study assumptions. Guide programmers and data managers in preparing for database lock. Ensure accuracy of data released for statistical analysis.
Statistical Analyses: Explain statistical concepts to non-statisticians. Develop analysis plans ensuring statistical methods are appropriate with the study design with detail for programming. Ensures internal consistency of analysis plans. Perform statistical analyses per the SAP. Independently anticipate need and implement complex statistical methodology. Evaluate available statistical methodology and software and the need for novel statistical methodology.
Reports and Publications: With project team, develop strategy for data presentation and inference. With supervision, write statistical methods and other sections of protocols, publications, etc., ensuring document templates followed. Identify and implement corrections to flaws in statistical interpretation. Collaborate in publication of scientific research. Ensure analyses conducted as planned with accuracy and internal consistency of writing including tables, listings and figures.
‘ MS (with at least 6 years of relevant experience) or PhD with 3 years’ experience in Statistics, Biostatistics, or a highly related field.