Senior Analyst, Statistics

at Certara USA, LLC in Wilmington, Delaware, United States

Job Description

At Certara, we accelerate medicines to patients by partnering with life science innovators.
Certara (CERT) is the largest and most comprehensive provider of strategic drug development, modeling & simulation and regulatory science services. We partner with biopharmaceutical businesses to optimize drug development decisions and accelerate the drug development process.
At Certara, you will play an important role helping our clients develop new therapies and target unmet medical needs, expand the benefits of existing therapies to other populations, communicate scientific information in the language of regulatory success, balance risk profiles, differentiate drugs from a competitive perspective, and unlock millions in R&D savings. Ultimately, you'll be helping more critical drug products get to more patients,
Certara has global team ~1000 employees with more than 300 PhD, PharmD, and MD scientists and regulatory writers, working on key drug development projects for biopharmaceutical companies.
Our Employees Enjoy:
Opportunity for career advancement that align to your professional aspirations.
Collaborative work environment where you will continuously learn and work towards a common goal.
Competitive benefits and compensation packages that reward your strong performance.
Genuinely impactful work that will make a difference to the lives of people all over the world

Job Overview:
We are seeking to appoint a Senior Analyst to join a team of highly skilled epidemiologists, statisticians, health economists and consultants. The successful candidate will work closely with other senior scientific staff within the company.

Main tasks & responsibilities
Independently implement/overview implementation of wide range of data analyses by using R or SAS. Data analyses may include regression analyses, survival analyses, parametric and non-parametric testing, data visualization, simulations as well as advanced statistical methods such as propensity score matching, longitudinal data analyses, etc.
Contribute to the drafting of statistical analysis plans and statistical reports.
Support development of good statistical practices (e.g. macros development)
Search for the state-of-the-art techniques commensurate to the project objectives.
Work hand in hand with a team of statisticians, epidemiologists, data managers, project managers and other scientists for project delivery.
Participate in the development of advanced statistical tools in response to business needs, and support publication development and scientific communications
Participate/lead technical discussions- both internally and with the clients.

Required Qualifications / Experience
A masters' degree in statistics, mathematics, biostatistics, health economics, health outcomes, or health services research with 2+ years of statistical experience in health sciences is required
A PhD degree in statistics, mathematics, biostatistics, health economics, health outcomes, or health services research is preferred.
Experience in researching and implementing advanced statistical analyses.
Knowledge of Bayesian statistics, survival methods, NMAs, machine learning, health economic modelling are a plus.
Experience with epidemiological and healthcare databases is a plus.

Required Skills
Professional proficiency in English, written and spoken
Proficient in using SAS software, additional knowledge of R is preferable
Ability to work both independently and as part of the team
Ability to effectively prioritize and manage multiple tasks and projects

Location: US- office-based and hybrid

Certara is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Certara does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, non-disqualifying physical or mental disability, national origin, veteran status or any other basis covered by appropriate law. All employment is decided on the basis of qualifications, merit, and business need.        

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Job Posting: 987662

Posted On: Jun 15, 2022

Updated On: Jul 15, 2022