Biostatistician

  • PRA Health Sciences
  • Home office von Nadine Capoen, Karl-Marx-Straße, Birkenwerder, Germany
  • 30/08/2021
Full time Data Science Data Engineering Data Analytics Big Data Statistics Biostatistics

Job Description

ICON plc is a world-leading healthcare intelligence and clinical research organisation. From molecule to medicine, we advance clinical research providing outsourced services to pharmaceutical, biotechnology, medical device and government and public health organisations.
With our patients at the centre of all that we do, we help to accelerate the development of drugs and devices that save lives and improve quality of life.
Our people are our greatest strength, are at the core of our culture, and the driving force behind our success. ICON people have a mission to succeed and a passion that ensures what we do, we do well.
The Early Development Services (EDS) division is a global leader in providing early-phase clinical research and bio-analytical services to the pharmaceutical and biotechnology industries. With a reputation built on excellence, quality and professionalism, we work with leading pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies, performing clinical research and bio-analytical trials on many of the most advanced experimental drugs and biological in development today. Employees of EDS are enthusiastic and dedicated and work in a dynamic informal organization.

Patient Pharmacology Services is a group within EDS focusing on early-phase clinical trials in patient populations. With management offices in Germany, and clinical operations in several cities across Central Europe, we now have an opening for a Biostatistician.

Responsibilities

Using a supportive and engaged management style, we want our employees to succeed and ensure they are set up for this success through continued training, development and support.
Main responsibilities for the Biostatistician role include: -

  • Working on programs of studies, submissions or on individual studies, providing oversight and expertise to ensure statistical integrity within clinical trials
  • Writing SAPs (Statistical Analysis Plans)
  • SAS programming of TFLs
  • Contributing to the creation of the CSR's
  • Serving as a technical expert, including presenting at scientific conferences.

The role is office-based in Berlin, but we could also consider people who are remote.

Qualifications

To be successful in this position you will have: -

  • MSc in Medical Statistics or Biostatistics or a relevant mathematical discipline
  • Some statistical experience working within a CRO and or the pharmaceutical industry; ideally with experience of Pharmacokinetics
  • Excellent communication skills and experience of successful sponsor interactions in leading projects or programs of studies, business development and consultancy with sponsors.

Benefits of Working in ICON:

Our success depends on the knowledge, capabilities and quality of our people. That’s why we are committed to developing our employees in a continuous learning culture – one where we challenge you with engaging work and where every experience adds to your professional development.

At ICON, our focus is to provide you with a comprehensive and competitive total reward package that comprises, not only an excellent level of base pay, but also a wide range of variable pay and recognition programs. In addition, our best in class employee benefits, supportive policies and wellbeing initiatives are tailored to support you and your family at all stages of your career - both now, and into the future.

ICON, including subsidiaries, is an equal opportunity and inclusive employer and is committed to providing a workplace free of discrimination and harassment. All qualified applicants will receive equal consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

If, because of a medical condition or disability, you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application process, or in order to perform the essential functions of a position, please let us know