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Statistical Scientist (Remote, US or Canada)

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Primary Location: Durham, North Carolina, United States Additonal Locations: Cambridge, MA,USA; Kirkland, Canada,CAN; New York, NY,USA; Overland Park, KS,USA; Plymouth Meeting, PA,USA Full time R1201312

Job description

Join us on our exciting journey!

From camaraderie to professional development, working at IQVIA provides unique opportunities to advance your career alongside a group of diverse and talented colleagues. 

We have one of the largest Biostatistics departments within the industry of around 1,100+ staff. Due to continued growth, we are seeking new brave minds to join our award winning and innovative department.

Job Overview:

As a Statistical Scientist, you will have direct oversight of/lead complex studies and submissions, developing protocols, reviewing case report forms (CRFs), and developing analysis plans. You will provide senior-level inputs, write specifications for tables and analysis files, interpret analyses, and produce statistical sections for study reports.

This is an external facing-role, were you will communicate with clients regarding study protocol or statistical analysis issues as they arise. Finally, you will be accountable for controlling study and submission costs and maximizing revenue recognition.


  • Bachelor's Degree Biostatistics or related field and 5 - 7 years relevant experience Req

  • Master's Degree Biostatistics or related field and 5-7 years relevant experience Pref

  • Typically requires 5 - 7 years of prior relevant experience, or equivalent combination of education, training and experience.

  • Requires advanced knowledge of job area, and broad knowledge of a other related job areas, typically obtained through advanced education combined with experience.

  • In-depth knowledge of applicable clinical research regulatory requirements, i.e., Good Clinical Practice (GCP) and International Conference on Harmonization (ICH) guidelines.

  • Familiarity with moderately complex statistical methods that apply to applicable clinical trials.

  • Strong working knowledge of SAS computing package.

  • Familiarity with other relevant statistical computing packages such as nQuery.

  • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with co-workers, managers and clients.

  • Expert knowledge of relevant Data Standards (such as CDISC/ADaM). Working knowledge of relevant Data Standards (such as Clinical Data Interchange Standards Consortium CDISC/ADaM).


Embrace your curiosity and grow your career in an exciting environment where development is a priority.

Think boldly and disrupt conventional thinking.

Enjoy what you do.

Whatever your career goals, we are here to ensure you get there!

Join us on our exciting journey!

At IQVIA, we believe in pushing the boundaries of human science and data science to make the biggest impact possible – to help our customers create a healthier world. The advanced analytics, technology solutions and contract research services we provide to the life sciences industry are made possible by our 70,000+ employees around the world who apply their insight, curiosity and intellectual courage every step of the way. Learn more at

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, status as a protected veteran, or any other status protected by applicable law.

IQVIA, Inc. provides reasonable accommodations for applicants with disabilities.  Applicants who require reasonable accommodation to submit an application for employment or otherwise participate in the application process should contact IQVIA’s Talent Acquisition team at to arrange for such an accommodation.

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