Biostatistician

Location
Rockville, Montgomery, Maryland
Salary
See listings
Posted
Sep 11, 2014
Closes
Oct 03, 2014
Function
Analyst, Research
Hours
Full Time

The EMMES Corporation, founded in 1977, is a successful contract research organization based in Rockville, Maryland, dedicated to the support of medical research with a public health impact. 

 

EMMES is looking for Masters and PhD level biostatisticians to join our collaborative and accomplished statistical team.

 

PRIMARY PURPOSE

 

The Biostatistician collaborates with clinical investigators to determine study design, contributes to protocol development, writes statistical analysis plans, performs statistical analysis and inference and writes and presents reports summarizing findings including publications in peer-reviewed journals.  The Biostatistician develops systems for monitoring the quality of clinical data.  The Biostatistician ensures high-quality statistical support is provided for clinical trials, registries and basic research through the use of advanced statistical skills and knowledge of clinical research.  The Biostatistician maintains expertise in state-of-the-art data manipulation and statistical methodology.

 


PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES

 

Collaborates with clinical investigators to determine study design Writes sections of protocols that require statistical input Reviews protocols and case report forms to ensure that protocol objectives are met and standards are maintained Generates treatment allocations in randomized clinical research studies and ensures proper implementation Leads the project team’s development of statistical analysis plans and programs to perform analyses and display study data Performs statistical analyses, writes and validates application programs Implements data and safety monitoring reports to ensure participants safety Develops metrics and generates quality control reports to optimize the performance of clinical sites and the coordinating center Generates study reports to be distributed to internal and external monitoring committees and regulatory bodies Authors or contributes to manuscripts and/or scientific presentations Participates in professional development activities both within and outside the company
EXPERIENCES, COMPETENCIES, EDUCATION

 

Masters/PhD in biostatistics or Masters/PhD in statistics with clinical research experience Demonstrated proficiency with statistical methods and applications in clinical research Competent in SAS programming language and/or R Expertise in state-of-the-art data manipulation and statistical methodology Ability to manage multiple tasks Ability to work independently, as well as in a team environment Ability to effectively communicate technical concepts, both written and oral
This document reflects management’s assignment of essential functions. It does not prescribe or restrict the tasks that may be assigned due to reasonable accommodation or other reasons.

 


EMMES has an outstanding benefits package including: generous tuition reimbursement, professional development and training programs.

*For immediate consideration please submit your resume and apply directly through the company website at www.emmes.com.

 


Please visit our website at www.emmes.com for additional information on our company, studies and history.

 

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EMMES is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer EOE/M/F/D/V