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Principal Biostatistician

  • Job type: Permanent
  • Location: San Francisco
  • Salary: $120000 - $150000 per annum, Benefits: benefits package + bonus
  • Job reference: MS4518
  • Sector: Biostatistics, EPM Scientific
  • Date posted: 05/04/2018
Principal Biostatistician
Salary: $120,000-$150,000
Location: San Francisco, CA

Are you looking to join an experienced, dedicated team that is on a mission to deliver Oncology therapies to change the lives of cancer patients? The oncology business unit of a top 10 Pharmaceuticals firm is looking to add a Principal level biostatistician to their San Francisco, CA site. If you have experience with phase I-III Oncology clinical trials, developing Statistical Analysis Plans/Study Designs, and FDA/ICH regulations, then this opportunity is for you!  

The Principal Biostatistician will be responsible for:
  • Writing statistical sections of the protocol and developing SAPS
  • ensure the statistical analyses specified in scientific protocols and/or analysis plans are conducted appropriately.
  • Collaborating with cross-functional departments on protocol development, SOPs, Standards, and Templates
  • Provide statistical input to study conducts and database development as well as data collection/cleaning.
  • Interact with medical writing and other functions on Clinical Study Reports, Summary documents for NDA submissions
The Principal Biostatistician should have:
  • Ph.D. or M.S. in statistics, biostatistics, or related field
  • Oncology drug development experience is preferred, though not required.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills are required.
  • Good interpersonal and project management skills are essential.
  • Minimum of 6+ (Ph.D.) years of experience as a biostatistician in the biotech/pharmaceutical industry or medical research. Ph.D. preferred.
Company Benefits: 
Top-notch flexible benefit plans including 401k match/retirement fund and top-notch health insurance plans.  Free lunches and snacks are provided to an all employees and are a pet-friendly environment!  This company is a strong believer in promoting work-life balance and offers generous PTO as well as Paternity/Maternity leave.