Kaiser Permanente Research Manager Biostatistics in Pasadena, California

Plans, organizes & manages the activities of the biostatistics group in support of various research projects & patient care management reporting. Provides high level expertise in study design & statistical planning, in data analysis & interpretation & in statistical reporting.

Essential Functions:

  • Supervises a group of biostatisticians & disease registry analysts/consultants

  • Interacts w/ clients & vendors for research or non-research purposes

  • Responsible for staff hiring, performance/appraisal & conducts customer satisfaction survey annually

  • Analyzes resource requirement & utilization

  • Analyzes effectiveness of operations & improves the performance of staff

  • Analyzes staff continued education & training needs & recommends areas of improvement

  • Create & maintain quality control standards & operational procedures

  • Planning/setting goals for the group & facilitate group meetings

  • Provides high level expertise in study design & statistical planning, in data analysis & interpretation & in statistical reporting

  • Writes and/or guides other biostatisticians to write statistical methods & sample size/power considerations for grant proposals

  • Submits abstracts to professional/scientific meetings

  • Assigns biostatisticians & analysts/consultants specific job duties

  • Perform other related duties incidental to work described herein

Basic Qualifications:

  • Twelve (12) years or more advanced data analysis experience in analyzing medical or health research data using statistical package(s)

  • Six (6) or more years of statistical consulting experience in health care or medical research areas

  • Six (6) or more years of experience in the design of observational studies or clinical trials

  • Project management experience in a research environment

  • Knowledge & experience w/ SAS programming language preferred

  • Master's degree or Ph.D. in biostatistics, statistics, mathematics or a related field of study w/ at least two (2) year of coursework in statistics or biostatistics

  • Ph.D. degree in biostatistics & statistics preferred

  • Ability to organize & manipulate large datasets

  • Ability to express complex statistical concepts & technical information to researchers or to audiences w/ clinical training

  • Ability to write & guide other biostatisticians to write statistical methods & sample size/power considerations for grant proposals

  • Demonstrated exceptional analytic & critical thinking skills, writing skills, communication skills & consulting skills

  • Demonstrated supervisory or leadership skills

Preferred Qualifications:

  • 5-10 years of personnel management experience.

COMPANY: KAISER

TITLE: Research Manager Biostatistics

LOCATION: Pasadena, California

REQNUMBER: 719473

External hires must pass a background check/drug screen. Qualified applicants with arrest and/or conviction records will be considered for employment in a manner consistent with Federal, state and local laws, including but not limited to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran, or disability status.