Biotech/Pharmaceutical

Manager, Non-Clinical Statistics

Permanent

Penfield Search Partners

Contact: Mark Maurer – mmaurer@penfieldsearch.com

Responsibilities:

  • Effectively present statistical analyses in reports and presentations.
  • Ensure rigorous approaches are taken to ensure good practices are followed.
  • Become a core member of scientific teams with impact on strategy.
  • Question existing endpoints, derive new endpoints, and develop fit-for-purpose statistical models.
  • Understand the biology across multiple research units (Immunology & Inflammation, Internal Medicine, Rare Disease, CTI) to properly collaborate with scientists on the design and analysis of experiments.
  • Where possible, standardize processes and methodologies within and across therapeutic areas.
  • Bring innovative thinking and methods to help drive the enhanced quantitative drug discovery and development paradigm within company.
  • Provide statistical skills on regulatory submissions and ensure quality of deliverables.

Qualifications:

  • MS degree in Statistics or a comparable quantitative field
  • 3+ years of relevant experience (i.e., statistical consulting for in vivo/in vitro experiments).
  • Programming in R (3+ years), Knowledge in additional hardware/software (HPC, Git, Graphpad Prism).
  • Bachelor’s or graduate-level training in Biology.
  • Capability to provide statistical direction to cross-functional teams.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.
  • The ability to work collaboratively with research scientists.
  • Demonstrated ability to work effectively as a part of a team.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • PhD in Statistics or a comparable quantitative field
  • Interest in Biology is essential, Bachelor’s or graduate-level training in Biology.
  • Understand statistical consulting for in vivo/in vitro experiments or previous preclinical experience.
  • Programming in R (3+ years, Shiny and Rmd), Knowledge in SAS, databases, and additional hardware/software (HPC, Git, Graphpad Prism).
  • Mentor, teach, and promote statistical methodology to scientific collaborators.
  • Able to communicate clearly and persuasively.
  • Able to work collaboratively and effectively as a part of a team.

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