Statistical Scientist (R1099941) in Durham, NC at IQVIA™

Date Posted: 10/15/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Durham, NC
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    10/15/2019
  • Job ID:
    R1099941

Job Description

IQVIA™ is the leading human data science company focused on helping healthcare clients find unparalleled insights and better solutions for patients. Formed through the merger of IMS Health and Quintiles, IQVIA offers a broad range of solutions that harness the power of healthcare data, domain expertise, transformative technology, and advanced analytics to drive healthcare forward.

THE ROLE

IQVIA is looking to appoint Statistical Scientist to coordinate the development of analysis plans, table shells, programming and table specifications, the production of tables, listings and figures, data review and statistical analysis.  

A Statistical Scientist will typically be involved in:

  • Protocol development, sample size calculation, protocol and CRF review.
  • Write statistical sections of integrated reports.
  • Provide expert statistical input into and review of statistical deliverables and data management deliverables.
  • Act as statistical team lead for single complex studies or groups of studies.
  • Understand the Scope of Work, budget and quote assumptions, estimate the work completed, manage scope, and provide revenue and resource forecasts for single studies. Manage project budget and resource requirements.
  • Perform the review of RFPs and Budget Grids, prepare proposal text and attend bid defence meetings.
  • Manage customer relationships.

You can help us bring clinical trial statistical analysis into the next generation.  Award winning and innovative, we will give you access to cutting-edge in-house technology, allowing you to work on global projects across therapeutic areas.  Be challenged in a fast-paced team environment that is collaborative in performing biostatistical analyses and statistical programming.  Development opportunities and mentoring at all levels enable you to progress your long-term career in the direction you choose.

THE PERSON

We know that meaningful results require not only the right approach, but also the right people.   Candidates should possess a Master’s or PhD degree in Biostatistics or Statistics and relevant experience.  Key required skills include: excellent accuracy, attention to detail, problem solving, organizational as well as interpersonal communication.

In light of the above, candidates for the roles should exhibit the following skills and competencies:

  • Work experience in statistics
  • Ability to communicate and explain statistics
  • Exhibit routine and complex analytical skills 
  • A focus on qualityaccuracy, and completeness of work activities 
  • Excellent communication skills
  • A good understanding of Good Clinical Practice and ICH guidelines
  • Experience in programming in SAS for purposes of data review and statistical analysis
  • Ability to independently lead
  • Take initiative and can be counted on to get the job done, with integrity
  • The self-awareness to recognize when negotiating skills and assistance are needed 
  • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with co-workers, managers, and clients

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. Discover a career with greater purpose and help create a healthier world.

Join Us

Making a positive impact on human health takes insight, curiosity, and intellectual courage. It takes brave minds, pushing the boundaries to transform healthcare. Regardless of your role, you will have the opportunity to play an important part in helping our clients drive healthcare forward and ultimately improve outcomes for patients.

Forge a career with greater purpose, make an impact, and never stop learning.

IQVIA is an EEO Employer - Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled

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 workday_recruiting@iqvia.com to arrange for such an accommodation.



Job ID: R1099941