Biostatistician

Myriad Genetics, Inc Located in: Mason,  Ohio
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JOB DESCRIPTION

CRITICAL REQUIREMENTS

  • At Assurex the Biostatistician will provide statistical leadership in design, analysis, interpretation, and reporting of clinical trials and perform predictive modeling of a wide range of data including clinical, electronic health records (EHR), and pharmacogenomics data that help build the business.

    *  Participates in development planning of development strategies to ensure study designs are consistent with program objectives and meet regulatory and marketing needs.

    *  Identifies appropriate statistical methodology needed to meet study objectives.

    *  Models and mines large healthcare and genomic data sets to generate insights that help improve or develop new products.

    *  Conducts power and sample size estimation.

    *  Contributes to decision making on design and data collection ensuring consistency with trial objectives.

    *  Writes the statistical aspects including the statistical analysis plan of clinical study protocols.

    *  Appropriately analyzes data and interpret results.

    *  Prepares reports to effectively communicate results of clinical trials to the project team, senior management, and/or investigators.

    *  Performs peer review of protocol, statistical analysis plan, trial report, and other major deliverables including publications.

    *  Conducts research on statistical methodology, find solutions to various technical problems, adapts known methods, and develops new methods.

     

    *  Requires a Ph.D./M.S. in statistics/biostatistics

    *  Ideally with 1+ year of experience in a biotechnology/pharmaceutical environment at the Ph.D. level or 3+ years at the master level

    *  Proficiency in data cleaning, data mining and data visualization

    *  Strong programming skills using SAS (required & certification preferred), R, and others

    *  Experience and knowledge in design, analysis, and reporting of clinical trials

    *  Strong communication, interpersonal and organizational skills

    *  Excellent time management, scheduling, and organizational skills

    *  Ability to manage multiple tasks in a fast-paced environment

    *  Ability to work effectively under tight timelines and schedules

    *  Ability to work independently and as a contributing team member

    *  Ability to sense the importance or impact of issues and situations and take appropriate actions

    *  Must be flexible, innovative, and self-motivated

    *  Must have the flexibility to work extra hours to meet corporate and departmental goals

    At Assurex the physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to sit; talk; or hear. The employee is occasionally required to stand; walk; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; and stoop; kneel; or crouch The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision and depth perception.

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COMPANY INFORMATION

At Myriad, our goal is to make a difference in patients’ lives and our work has been guided by this mission throughout the Company’s history. Myriad is focused on revolutionizing patient care through the discovery, development and marketing of transformative molecular diagnostic tests that address pressing clinical needs across multiple medical specialties. Since 1991, Myriad has invested heavily in educating patients and healthcare professionals about the role genes and proteins play in disease. More than 1.5 million patients have already benefited from Myriad’s hereditary cancer genetic testing, which helps healthcare professionals better manage and tailor medical care. Today, Myriad continues this strong tradition. We are expanding our reach and increasing our impact on patient care by introducing new molecular diagnostic and companion diagnostic tests for a growing number of diseases. We also are focused on expanding internationally in an effort to broaden our geographic footprint and provide our life-saving products and services to patients and healthcare professionals around the world.

JOB INFORMATION

Seniority Level:
Experienced - Not Management
Function:
  Pharmacist
Preferred Industry Background:
  Biotechnology
Managing a team of:
N/A
Required Travel:

Base Salary:
Confidential
Bonus:
Benefits:
Other Compensation:
Education Required:
Any