Kaiser Permanente Research Manager Biostatistics in Pasadena, California

Plans, organizes and

manages the activities of the biostatistics group in support of various

research projects and patient care management reporting. Provides high level

expertise in study design and statistical planning, in data analysis and

interpretation and in statistical reporting.

Essential Functions:

  • Supervises a group of biostatisticians and

disease registry analysts/consultants

  • Interacts with clients and vendors for

research or non-research purposes

  • Responsible for staff hiring,

performance/appraisal and conducts customer satisfaction survey annually

  • Analyzes resource requirement and utilization

  • Analyzes effectiveness of operations and

improves the performance of staff

  • Analyzes staff continued education and

training needs and recommends areas of improvement

  • Create and maintain quality control standards

and operational procedures

  • Planning/setting goals for the group and

facilitate group meetings

  • Provides high level expertise in study design

and statistical planning, in data analysis and interpretation and in

statistical reporting

  • Writes and/or guides other biostatisticians

to write statistical methods and sample size/power considerations for grant

proposals

  • Submits abstracts to professional/scientific

meetings

  • Assigns biostatisticians and

analysts/consultants specific job duties

  • Perform other related duties incidental to

work described herein

Basic Qualifications:

  • Master's degree or Ph.D. in biostatistics,

statistics, mathematics or a related field of study with at least two (2) year

of coursework in statistics or biostatistics

  • 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

  • Ability to organize and manipulate large

datasets

  • Ability to express complex statistical

concepts and technical information to researchers or to audiences with clinical

training

  • Ability to write and guide other

biostatisticians to write statistical methods and sample size/power

considerations for grant proposals

  • Demonstrated exceptional analytic and

critical thinking skills, writing skills, communication skills and consulting

skills

  • Demonstrated supervisory or leadership skills

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Ph.D. degree in biostatistics and statistics

preferred

  • 5-10 years of personnel management

experience.

  • Knowledge and experience with SAS programming

language preferred

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.