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Statistician

Company Name:
Covance
Business Title Statistician
Requisition ID 49174BR
Job Category Clinical Research
Locations USA - Indianapolis, IN
USA - Madison, WI
USA - Nashville, TN
USA - Princeton, NJ
USA - Dallas, TX
USA - Portland, OR
USA - Greenfield, IN
USA - Seattle, WA
USA - Baltimore, MD
USA - Charlotte, NC
USA - Chicago, IL
USA - Cincinnati, OH
USA - Detroit, MI
USA - Houston, TX
USA - Memphis, TN
USA - Minneapolis, MN
USA - Philadelphia, PA
USA - Raleigh-Durham, NC
Shift 1
Job Posting We are seeking multiple Statisticians. Entry level to senior level positions are available. Entry level positions will work in either Madison, WI or Princeton, NJ. Senior level individuals can work from a Covance office or remotely.
Job Responsibilities:
The Statistician is responsible for providing a statistical analysis service for Covance and contract studies, providing advice and assistance in the design of those studies.
o Assume the role of Study Statistician for assigned studies.
o Preparation and review of Statistical Analysis Plans and Statistical Contributions, with appropriate guidance from other statistical staff.
o Statistical analysis of clinical trial data using basic methodology, with appropriate guidance from other statistical staff.
o Production of data tables and graphs to the required specification for clinical, pharmacokinetic and statistics reports.
o Preparation of randomization specifications and the generation of randomization schedules.
o May review the format of CRFs under the direction of senior Statistical staff.
o Perform sample size calculations as required.
o Maintain project administration files with regard to all documents produced by Biostatistics, including associated review, QC and project tracking information and internal and external communications.
o Provide statistical support to SAS Programmers.
o SAS programming and related activities for the presentation and analysis of clinical trial data.
o Review of protocols, providing a statistical advice service for internal and external clients.
o Scheduling of clinical statistical work to meet required deadlines. Ensuring that projects are completed in a timely and accurate manner.
o Liaison with internal and external clients, as required, with regards to the requirements for analysis, tables and graphs.
o Review of Clinical Study Reports.
o Perform peer review of other Statisticians' work.
o Perform QC of analysis datasets, data displays for secondary efficacy and safety variables.
o Interpersonal and effective communication skills. Co-operative and team orientated.
o Training of other members of staff within the department in statistical methods and programming techniques.
o Promoting a professional attitude at all times both internally and externally and dressing accordingly in an appropriate manner.
o Performs any other duties as assigned.
Education/Qualifications o Masters degree in Statistics or related field, preferably with a strong medical statistics component.
Experience o Skilled in the use of PC based statistical packages (e.g. SAS) and general computer operation.
o Programming experience is beneficial.
o Must be authorized to work in the U.S. for any Employer.
o 2-3 years related experience or PhD degree in Statistics considered in lieu of experience.
o Bayesian analysis experience is preferred.
At Covance, you can make a difference by helping to deliver life-saving and life-enhancing medicines to people around the world. Our commitment to this mission has resulted in Covance's impressive history of company stability and growth. We've achieved these results by fostering a work environment that encourages, develops and leverages our team's capabilities.
Covance believes that their best-in-class employees deserve first-class benefits. Covance offers an outstanding benefits package including medical & dental insurance, tuition reimbursement, a 401(k) plan with a generous company match, short and long-term disability, and life insurance, all of which are effective on your first day of employment!
At Covance, we help make the miracles of medicine a reality. We offer opportunities to work on diverse, challenging projects with bright, interesting colleagues while building a flexible and rewarding career.
EEO Employer Covance is committed to diversity in the workplace and is an equal opportunity employer (Minority/Female/Individual with Disability/Veteran). Your confidentiality and privacy are important to us. Covance is an E-Verify employer (US).

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