This job has expired

Associate Director, Biostatistics

New York City, New York
Closing date
Jan 19, 2024

View more

Life Sciences, Computational Biology
Position Type
Full Time
Job Type
Organization Type
Pfizer Inc. is seeking an Associate Director, Biostatistics in New York, NY.

Provide statistical support for projects in Rare Disease. Collaborate with study teams working effectively within the clinical triad (clinician, clinical pharmacologist, statistician) to design studies, develop protocols, write statistical analysis plans, perform statistical analyses, write reports, present results summarizing findings, and develop publications of results. Participate in regulatory submissions and responses to regulatory inquiries. Directly contribute to the Company by increasing the strength of study designs, interpretability of results, regulatory strategy and interactions, biomarker strategies, and by implementing modeling to inform drug development. Provide scientifically rigorous statistical inputs into project development plans, regulatory submissions and questions, interpretations of statistical results, study designs, statistical analysis plans, and scientific and commercialization projects. Assume accountability for study level and submission level statistical deliverables on assigned projects including timelines and quality of deliverables according to project plans. Develop effective collaborations with others within clinical teams, partner lines (such as Development Operations, Pharmaceutical Sciences, Safety Risk Management, Regulatory) and external regulatory industry, professional, and academic organizations. Ensure that all study and project level statistical activities are conducted in compliance with relevant regulatory requirements and Pfizer standards. Assume responsibility for implementation of quality, productivity, and other best practices, including co-ownership of EQDD plans, in close collaboration with other triad members or stakeholders. Provide planning, delivery and communication of statistical analysis, data, presentations, and scientific reports, including clinical trial results, exploratory and meta-analysis results, modeling and simulation in support of various activities including publications, scientific presentations, and product defense. Participate in research on statistical methodology and its applications pertinent to Pfizer's business needs. Help maintain a strong statistical community at Pfizer through collaborations, scholarship, presentations, and learning across divisions and locations.

Requires: Ph.D. degree in Statistics or a closely related field plus 3 years of experience as Senior Manager Biostatistics, Statistics Lead (Associate Director), Statistics Lead (Senior Manager) or similar position. Also requires 3 years of experience with the following (experience may be gained concurrently): Clinical trials and business providing an understanding of the process associated with statistical analysis of data from clinical trials. The provision of statistical leadership to cross-functional teams at the project level. Computational skills in R. Explaining statistical techniques, considerations, and results to non-statisticians. Modeling and simulation. Developing and utilizing matching and weighing methods in analyzing real world data (RWD). Publishing work in peer-reviewed statistical journals, including at least one first-authored publication. Using Bayesian methods in scientific research (incorporation of prior information in utilizing Bayesian methods as appropriate). Longitudinal data analysis.

To apply, go to . Scroll down, click " Search jobs ," enter 4890497 as the " Keyword ," and click " Search ." No calls please.

Note : Salary range: Please indicate salary as $176,276

Relocation assistance may be available based on business needs and/or eligibility.

Sunshine Act

Pfizer reports payments and other transfers of value to health care providers as required by federal and state transparency laws and implementing regulations. These laws and regulations require Pfizer to provide government agencies with information such as a health care provider's name, address and the type of payments or other value received, generally for public disclosure. Subject to further legal review and statutory or regulatory clarification, which Pfizer intends to pursue, reimbursement of recruiting expenses for licensed physicians may constitute a reportable transfer of value under the federal transparency law commonly known as the Sunshine Act. Therefore, if you are a licensed physician who incurs recruiting expenses as a result of interviewing with Pfizer that we pay or reimburse, your name, address and the amount of payments made currently will be reported to the government. If you have questions regarding this matter, please do not hesitate to contact your Talent Acquisition representative.

EEO & Employment Eligibility

Pfizer is committed to equal opportunity in the terms and conditions of employment for all employees and job applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, gender identity or gender expression, national origin, disability or veteran status. Pfizer also complies with all applicable national, state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment as well as work authorization and employment eligibility verification requirements of the Immigration and Nationality Act and IRCA. Pfizer is an E-Verify employer.


Get job alerts

Create a job alert and receive personalized job recommendations straight to your inbox.

Create alert