Job Category: Pharmaceutical & Biotech

Assoc Dir Statistical Innovation (DG)

Job Location: Bridgewater, NJ (see all jobs in NJ)

Work Type: Hybrid

Date Posted: 2022-03-17

Associate Director Statistical Innovation (Biostatistics)
Bridgewater, NJ (Hybrid)

Top pharmaceutical company in the NJ area looking for expert statistician to provide consultation to the Global Clinical Development team and lead statistical methodology research. You will develop and apply innovative statistical methods for drug development.

Conducting statistical research and identifying advanced statistical methodology that will improve the company’s ability to deliver new medicines to patients. This would include implementing innovative study designs and conducting sophisticated data analyses with high impact on the company's pipeline. Developing innovative statistical methods for clinical trial designs; presenting at management and team meetings. Influencing external environment through participation in professional associations, conferences and publications. Providing internal consultation service on technically challenging issues. Developing statistical best practices and supporting different therapeutic areas to adopt leading statistical methodology. Proactively seeking inputs from other experts within and outside the company on various projects and research activities, and sharing state-of-art technical information with internal groups. Collaborating with cross functional teams including clinicians, data scientists, translational research scientist, etc. Promoting the advancement of statistical knowledge and guides staff on their technical development.

Strong Research experience and proven data analysis skills. Strong knowledge and programming skills including R, SAS, Python, etc. You have demonstrated ability to work in a team environment with good interpersonal, communication, writing and organizational skills. Can work independently but also identify and can help solve problems in a fast paced and agile environment. You have demonstrated ability to influence and work effectively with individuals at all levels of the organization, including senior leadership. MUST HAVE a PhD in Statistics/Biostatistics and at least 6 years of relevant experience within the pharmaceutical industry or Academia within a Biostatistics environment. Must be familiar with machine learning and artificial intelligence technologies and tools is preferred. Experience with trial simulations to craft novel complex trials is also ideal.

Must be onsite 2-3 days per week in NY/NJ area. Base salary pays around $185,000 base plus 20% bonus and initial stock valued around $80,000+ .

Please contact Darren Gutowski at

185K Base+Bonus+Stock

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