Statistician - Discovery and Exploratory Statistics (m/w/d) - (unbefristet / Vollzeit)

  • AbbVie
  • Ludwigshafen am Rhein, Germany
  • 23/06/2021
Full time Data Science Data Analytics Big Data Data Management Statistics

Job Description

Über AbbVie
AbbVies Mission ist es innovative Medikamente zu entdecken, die im Heute schwerwiegende Gesundheitsprobleme lösen und die medizinischen Herausforderungen von morgen angehen. Wir streben danach, in verschiedensten therapeutischen Schlüsselbereichen einen bemerkenswerten Einfluss auf das Leben der Menschen auszuüben: Immunologie, Onkologie, Neurowissenschaften, Augenheilkunde, Virologie, Frauengesundheit und Gastroenterologie sowie Produkte und Dienstleistungen aus dem gesamten Portfolio von AbbVie im Bereich der Allergan-Aesthetics. Für weitere Informationen über AbbVie besuchen Sie uns bitte unter www.abbvie.com. Folgen Sie @abbvie auf Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, YouTube und LinkedIn.


Purpose:

  • Provide statistical consulting and computing support for projects in drug discovery, target identification/verification, pre- clinical and clinical biomarker research (genomics, imaging, etc.), and PK and immunogenicity assays used in pre-clinical and clinical studies.

Major Job Responsibilities:

  • Statistical collaborations and consultations on some or all of the following applications: personalized medicine, subgroup identification, in-vitro and in-vivo biology/pharmacology assays, genomics (high throughput gene expression arrays, CGH arrays, next generation sequencing, microRNA, etc.), proteomics, imaging, and other biomarker data generated from pre-clinical and clinical studies, design of biomarker-based clinical trials for personalized therapies, and general methodological research on related topics.
  • Develop and maintain good working relationships with statisticians, discovery and clinical scientists, and personnel from other areas within the company and also with scientists from external institutions when communicating/ collaborating on various projects.
  • Maintain and develop further expertise in the use of R, SAS, Python, UNIX utilities, and other programs, and continue development of such utilities/ macros to improve process flow, as well as maintaining appropriate documentation.
  • Consult/ collaborate with other statisticians on various statistical methodologies and statistical computing applications. Proactively seek input and review from other experts within and outside the group on various projects and research activities, and share technical information when appropriate.
  • Propose opportunities for productivity improvements and implementation plans.


Qualifikationen


Qualifications:

  • MS or PhD in Statistics, Biostatistics, or a highly related field, with some applied consulting or research experience on topics related to pharmaceutical research, biomarkers, and genomics and predictive modeling.
  • Expertise in statistical methodologies such as experimental design, nonlinear regression, mixed effects models, multivariate analysis, robust statistics, adaptive designs, high dimensional data from different sources, overfitting and multiple testing control methods, cross-validation and random resampling techniques, immunogenicity assay validation, machine learning and predictive modeling methods.
  • Relevant academic/industry experience on topics related to drug discovery, genomics and other applications mentioned above
  • Strong computing skills in R, SAS and other programming languages.
  • Written and spoken fluency in English.


Reisebereitschaft
Ja, 10 % der Zeit
Stellentyp
Erfahren
Zeitplan
Vollzeit
Job Level Code
IC
Equal Employment Opportunity
At AbbVie, we value bringing together individuals from diverse backgrounds to develop new and innovative solutions for patients. As an equal opportunity employer we do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex (including pregnancy), physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, protected veteran status, or any other legally protected characteristic.