Sr Statistical Analyst
MD Anderson Cancer Center - Houston, TX

This job posting is no longer available on MD Anderson Cancer Center. Find similar jobs: Senior Statistical Analyst jobs - MD Anderson Cancer Center jobs

Description – Overview

Summary

The primary purpose of the Senior Statistical Analyst position is to carry out data preparation responsibilities related to cancer clinical trials; develop skilled statistical programs; perform statistical analysis associated with clinical data; and prepare written reports, manuscripts, and grant applications with investigators. This position prepares statistical considerations for clinical trial designs or grants and performs biostatistical reviews of protocols. In addition, this position makes original contributions to research projects and takes initiative in professional activities. This position also participates in training and supervision of junior statistical analysts.

Key Functions

· Statistical Consulting and Collaboration

o Compiles, analyzes and reports statistical data for various projects including, but not limited to manual and computer-aided data abstraction/evaluation, clinical trial design, computerized imaging and bioinformatics.

o Prepares statistical considerations for clinical trial designs and carries out complex statistical analyses with minimal supervision.

o Assists faculty in the development of new statistical methodology for measurement and analysis of data.

o Applies advanced statistical methods, simulation models, and skilled statistical programming as needed.

o Assesses relevant literature as well as existing data, evaluates the quality of data used in reports and assists with preparation and distribution of data for committee and scientific meetings.

o Makes original contributions to research projects and takes initiative in professional activities.

o Independently attends project meetings with collaborators.

o Presents findings at relevant meetings both inside and outside of the institution.

· Protocol Review

o Independently participates in the protocol review process and submits formal biostatistics review memorandums in PDOL.

· Statistical Reporting

o Prepares written reports, manuscripts, and grant applications for investigators with minimal supervision.

o Presents findings at relevant meetings both inside and outside of the institution.

· Training

o Participates in training and supervision of junior statistical analysts.

· Other duties as assigned.

Job Description-Requirements EDUCATION

Required: Master’s Degree in Biostatistics, Statistics, Bioinformatics, Mathematics or related field.

Preferred: PhD in any of the above.

EXPERIENCE

Required: Four years’ experience with mainframe and/or PC databases, document processing, and statistical software such as SAS and S-Plus. Two years’ experience required with Ph.D.

Preferred: Six years’ experience with mainframe and/or PC databases, document processing and statistical software with extensive experience in statistical consulting, data analysis, design and management of clinical trials. Four years’ experience preferred with Ph.D.

MD Anderson Cancer Center - 17 months ago - save job - block
Recommended Jobs
Sr. Product Control Analyst
Direct Energy - Houston, TX
Direct Energy - 2 days ago

SR OUTCOMES ANALYST II
Houston Methodist - Houston, TX
Houston Methodist - 9 days ago

Sr Financial Analyst
Waste Management - Houston, TX
Waste Management - 17 hours ago
About this company
136 reviews
Mission The mission of The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center is to eliminate cancer in Texas, the nation, and the world...