Statistician- Matlab, Biosensors
We have an immediate contract opportunity with a large F500 client in the Research Triangle Park, NC area.
Statistician 2 is to work on a variety of projects relating to biosensors and device performance. Must be able to understand complex data and scientific objectives and make decisions about appropriate statistical analyses. Responsibilities include providing input into study designs, developing data flow and analysis plans, developing R and Matlab codes to organize data, plots results, and perform analysis, and writing statistical analysis reports.
Requires working with scientists as part of a highly skilled, multi-disciplinary team of biologists, chemists and engineers. Effective in communicating and working with scientists, engineers and clinicians to meet project goals. Able to quickly master and follow code and report style guidelines and organization requirements. Accountable for the success of assigned tasks and deliverables including planning, implementation and reporting. Accountable for frequent formal and informal communications.
2+ Years Experience, plus MS Statistics, PhD preferred.
EXPERIENCE PREFERRED- Expert knowledge of R and Matlab programming. Experience with machine learning and classification methods including models development, training and cross-validation. Must be able to quickly learn one-class classification methods and master the basics of image processing and analysis (including ImageJ). Experience with multivariate analysis
ADDITIONAL SKILLS REQUIRED- Excellent knowledge of statistical computing, statistical modeling, and experimental design. Excellent written and spoken knowledge of English with the demonstrated ability to communicate statistical ideas to non-statisticians. The ability to work independently while at the same time seeking appropriate input and opportunities for collaboration.
ADDITIONAL SKILLS PREFERRED- Statistical consulting experience. Experience with clinical trials.
For immediate consideration please contact:
UpStream Global Services.
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