Statistician-Computation

Employer
Lilly
Location
Indianapolis
Salary
Competitive
Posted
March 28 2017
Discipline
Life Sciences
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type
Pharma
Job Type
Other
Responsibilities
Statistical Analysis
  • Collaborate with other statistical colleagues and study personnel to provide input to statistical analysis plans.
  • Assist in and/or be accountable for selecting statistical methods for data analysis, authoring the corresponding sections of the analysis plan, and conducting the actual analysis once a reporting database is created.
  • Collaborate with data management in the planning and implementation of data quality assurance plans.
  • Maintain proficiency with respect to SAS programming and statistical methodology and in applying new and varied methods.
  • Effectively justify methods selected and implement previously outlined analysis plans.
  • Conduct peer-review of work products from statistical colleagues.
  • Effectively utilize current technologies and available tools for conducting the clinical trial analysis.
  • Communication of Results and Inferences
  • Collaborate with other statistical colleagues to write reports and communicate results.
  • Responsible for assisting in the communication of study results via regulatory submissions, and manuscripts, as well as for communicating one-on-one with key customers.
  • Assist or respond to regulatory queries working in collaboration with other statistical colleagues.

Therapeutic Area and Systems Knowledge:
  • Understand relevant disease states in order to enhance the level of customer focus and collaboration.
  • Ensure replication of tools and systems, where applicable and stay informed of technological advances.

Regulatory and Quality Compliance:
  • Perform work in full compliance with assigned curriculum(s) and will be responsible for following applicable corporate, medical, local, and departmental policies, procedures, processes, and training.
Basic Qualifications
  • Master's degree in Statistics or Biostatistics
  • Qualified candidates must be legally authorized to be employed in the United States. Lilly does not anticipate providing sponsorship for employment visa status (e.g., H-1B or TN status) for this employment position.
Additional Skills/Preferences
  • Proficiency in statistical programming languages/software such as SAS, R, Spotfire, WinBUG, etc.
  • Interpersonal/teamwork skills for effective interactions
  • Technical growth and application with working knowledge of statistics and statistical software
  • Self-management skills with a focus on results for timely and accurate completion of competing deliverables
  • Creativity and innovation
  • Demonstrated problem solving ability and attention to detail
  • Data analysis, technology, and systems expertise
Additional Information
  • Lilly is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of age, race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.