Sr. Manager, Biostatistics
At Bristol Myers Squibb, we are inspired by a single vision – transforming patients’ lives through science. In oncology, hematology, immunology and cardiovascular disease – and one of the most diverse and promising pipelines in the industry – each of our passionate colleagues contribute to innovations that drive meaningful change. We bring a human touch to every treatment we pioneer. Join us and make a difference.
Associate Director or Director, Biostatistics
Biometrics and Data Operations
MS in Statistics with 2 plus years experience (including internships or work in statistical laboratories); or Ph.D. in Statistics with no additional experience
Berkeley Heights - NJ
About Bristol-Myers Squibb
Bristol-Myers Squibb is a global Biopharma company committed to a single mission: to discover, develop, and deliver innovative medicines focused on helping millions of patients around the world in disease areas such as oncology, cardiovascular, immunoscience and fibrosis.
Join us and make a difference. We hire the best people and provide them with a work environment that places a premium on diversity, integrity, collaboration and personal development. Through a culture of inclusion, we create a better, more productive work environment. We believe that the diverse experiences and perspectives of all our employees help to drive innovation and transformative business results.
Responsibilities will include, but are not limited to, the following:
Contribute to efficient study design, preparing statistical consideration sections and providing input into other protocol sections. Perform simulations for ED statistical innovative designs. Prepare statistical analysis plans including table shells. Analyze clinical trial data; work with programmers to provide tables, listings and graphs, including ad hoc validation. Maintain / upgrade home-grown ED Stats software with ED Bayesian Methods. Review, synthesize, interpret and report analysis results. Provide ad hoc data driven analyses. Provide statistical input for the preparation of final study reports and other required documents. Escalates issues to functional management as necessary. Makes recommendations or resolves technical, quality, and timeline issues.
- MS or Ph.D in Statistics.
- At least 2 years clinical drug development experience with a Master’s degree; or no additional experience with a Ph.D. as a study statistician.
- 1 plus years statistical computing experience (e.g. SAS, R, or other statistical computing software)
- Knowledge of MS Office products (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)
- Demonstrated skill in statistical methodologies and data analysis, especially in Bayesian methods.
- Knowledge of clinical trial design concepts. Also knowledge of Bayesian innovative designs in ED
- Demonstrated ability to learn statistical regulatory requirements.
- Good interpersonal, communication, writing and organizational skills.
- Ability to work in a team environment with medical personnel, clinical monitors, data managers, programmers and medical writers.
Around the world, we are passionate about making an impact on the lives of patients with serious diseases. Empowered to apply our individual talents and diverse perspectives in an inclusive culture, our shared values of passion, innovation, urgency, accountability, inclusion and integrity bring out the highest potential of each of our colleagues.
Bristol Myers Squibb recognizes the importance of balance and flexibility in our work environment. We offer a wide variety of competitive benefits, services and programs that provide our employees with the resources to pursue their goals, both at work and in their personal lives.
Physical presence at the BMS worksite or physical presence in the field is an essential job function of this role which the Company deems critical to collaboration, innovation, productivity, employee well-being and engagement, and enhances the Company culture.
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