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Statistical Scientist - (1717566) in Bangalore, IN at IQVIA™

Date Posted: 3/1/2018

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Job Description

At Quintiles we help healthcare and biopharma companies improve their probability of success. We do this by connecting our scientific, therapeutic and analytics expertise with superior delivery. From advisory through operations, Quintiles and its affiliate companies is the world’s largest provider of product development and integrated healthcare services.
As one of FORTUNE’s ‘Most Admired Companies’ in 2016, we offer great opportunities for a career in world-leading clinical research. Our global projects, innovative tools and industry leading customers combined with outstanding support from our leadership team and clear career mapping allows you to make a difference in patient health.


Develop protocols, review case report forms (CRFs), and develop analysis plans. Write specifications for tables and analysis
files. Communicate with clients regarding study protocol or statistical analysis issues as they arise. Interpret analyses and
write statistical sections of study reports.

• Perform, advise, and review protocol development, sample size calculation, protocol and CRF review.
• Provide expert statistical input into and review of statistical deliverables (i.e. analysis plans, table shells, programming and
table specifications, data review, tables, listings, figures and statistical sections for integrated reports) and data
management deliverables (i.e. database design, validation checks and critical data).
• Fulfill the Lead role for a group of studies or integrated summaries.
• Manage project budget and resource requirements. Understand the Scope of Work, budget and quote assumptions,
estimate the work completed, manage scope, and provide revenue and resource forecasts for groups of studies.
• Lead the review of RFPs and QIPs; prepare proposal text and attend bid defense meetings for single studies.
• Manage customer relationships.
• Provide training and guidance to lower level and new staff.
All responsibilities are essential job functions unless noted as nonessential (N).

• Excellent written and oral communication skills including grammatical/technical writing skills
• Excellent attention and accuracy with details
• Familiarity with moderately complex and some complex statistical methods that apply to Phase I-IV clinical trials
• Strong individual initiative
• Strong working knowledge of SAS computing package
• Familiarity with other statistical computing packages such as S+, SUDAAN, StatXact
• Strong commitment to quality
• Ability to effectively manage multiple tasks and projects
• Ability to lead and co-ordinate small teams
• Proficient at solving complex scientific problems
• Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with coworkers, managers and clients

Job Requirements

PhD or educational equivalent in biostatistics or related field and 3 years relevant experience; Master's degree or
educational equivalent in biostatistics or related field and 5 years relevant experience; or equivalent combination of
education, training and experience

• Extensive use of telephone and face-to-face communication requiring accurate perception of speech
• Extensive use of keyboard requiring repetitive motion of fingers
• Regular sitting for extended periods of time
• Occasional travel

Connect to great opportunity™
Quintiles is a strong advocate of diversity and inclusion in the workplace.  We believe that a work environment that embraces diversity will give us a competitive advantage in the global marketplace and enhance our success.  We believe that an inclusive and respectful workplace culture fosters a sense of belonging among our employees, builds a stronger team, and allows individual employees the opportunity to maximize their personal potential.

* Quintiles helped develop or commercialize 98 of the Top 100 best-selling products of 2015
* Quintiles has 36,000 employees conducting business in more than 100 countries
* Quintiles was named to FORTUNE’s World’s Most Admired Companies® 2016 list
* Quintiles was named as a 2016 World’s Most Ethical Company® by the Ethisphere Institute
Job ID: 1717566