ICON Clinical Research

Senior Biostatistician I

Location
Dublin
Salary
Competitive
Posted
22 Feb 2021
Closes
02 Mar 2021
Ref
JR069901
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent
Experience Level
Experienced (non-manager)
At ICON, it's our people that set us apart. Our diverse teams enable us to become a better partner to our customers and help us to fulfil our mission to advance and improve patients' lives.

Our 'Own It' culture is driven by four key values that bring us together as individuals and set us apart as an organisation: Accountability & Delivery, Collaboration, Partnership and Integrity. We want to be the Clinical Research Organisation that delivers excellence to our clients and to patients at every touch-point. In short, to be the partner of choice in drug development.

That's our vision. We're driven by it. And we need talented people who share it.
If you're as driven as we are, join us. You'll be working in a dynamic and supportive environment, with some of the brightest and the friendliest people in the sector, and you'll be helping shape an industry.

Senior Biostatistician l

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Are you ready to be a part of a successful study delivery team? ICON's award-winning study execution capabilities have led to the approval of 18 of the world's top 20 best-selling drugs. Make your experience count for the benefit of patients worldwide and join ICON PLC as a Senior Biostatistician II.

The Senior Biostatistician ll is responsible for planning, monitoring, organizing and reviewing activities of biostatisticians and programmers working on assigned studies of moderate complexity, ensuring individual studies are delivered on time, on budget to required quality.

The role
  • This position will be responsible for the leadership of the Biostatistics and Programming activities for moderate complexity studies, including;
  • Protocol input such as study design, sample size calculations and patient randomization schemes
  • Statistical aspects of case report form design
  • Preparation of statistical analysis plans including the definition of derived data, and the design of statistical tables, figures, and data listings for clinical summary reports
  • Statistical analyses
  • Interpretation of data and reporting of results
  • Writing of the statistical methods sections of integrated study reports
  • In addition, Senior Biostatisticians II will perform the above statistical tasks for a program of studies including maintenance of consistency across studies


What you need
  • M.S. or Ph.D. degree in statistics, biostatistics, or related field.
  • Eexperience in statistics, biostatistics or related field
  • Proven experience must be in a CRO or Pharmaceutical environment
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills are required.
  • Knowledge in applied parametric and nonparametric statistics and SAS programming skills.
  • Should be able to translate clients' needs into statistical practice and educate clients in the use of statistics
  • In-depth knowledge of study designs, and statistical analysis conventions in one or more therapeutic areas.
  • Knowledge of clinical trials methodology, regulatory requirements, statistics and statistical software packages, including SAS are a must.


Why join us?
  • Ongoing development is vital to us, and as a Senior Biostatistician l you will have the opportunity to progress your career, with the potential to move into other related areas to enhance your skill set.
  • In comparison with our competitor's and pharmaceutical companies, we provide more flexible working platforms for coaching and educating newcomer's to be highly respected professionals in our industry.
  • ICON also provides successful candidates with an excellent employment package and benefits adapted to the current job market. We are more like an extended family with consideration of staff as individuals allowing a work-life balance.


Benefits of Working in ICON:
Our success depends on the quality of our people. That's why we've made it a priority to build a culture that rewards high performance and nurtures talent.

We offer very competitive salary packages. And to keep them competitive, we regularly benchmark them against our competitors. Our annual bonuses reflect delivery of performance goals - both ours and yours.
We also provide a range of health-related benefits to employees and their families and offer competitive retirement plans - and related benefits such as life assurance - so you can save and plan with confidence for the years ahead.
But beyond the competitive salaries and comprehensive benefits, you'll benefit from an environment where you are encouraged to fulfil your sense of purpose and drive lasting change.

ICON 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 through the form below.

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