Covance Biostatistician Lead 1, Assistant Manager in United States

Job Overview

Work Location : Bangalore

The statements below reflect the general responsibilities and requirements of the identified position but may not describe all the work requirements that may be inherent in the job. It is the responsibility of each employee to comply with all applicable regulations e.g. Good Clinical Practice, Good Manufacturing Practice, Good Laboratory Practice in the performance of their role

Essential Job Duties

Interaction with members of assigned project teams from other disciplines.

Preparation of statistical analysis plans under the supervision of senior statistical staff.

Assure quality of personal work

Perform QC/statistical review of data displays for study endpoints.

Statistical analysis if clinical trial data using basic methodology, under the supervison of senior statistical staff.

Generate randomization schedules from provided specifications.

Maintain project administration files with regard to all documents produced by Biostatistics, including associated review, QC and project tracking information, and internal and external communications.

Maintain electronic files generated in Biostatistics according to defined specifications and procedures, ensuring those of a temporary nature are deleted in a timely fashion.

SAS programming and related activities for the presentation and analysis of clinical trial data.

Carry out all activities according to appropriate Covance SOP’s working within the framework of the quality management system and to GCP.

Perform other duties as requested by Management.


BSc/MSc in Statistics or equivalent


Required: USA and Europe

  • Skilled in the use of PC based statistical packages (e.g. SAS) and general computer operation.

  • Programming experience is beneficial.

Required: USA

  • 2-3 years related experience or PhD degree in Statistics considered in lieu of experience

Required: EUROPE

  • Proven experience and competency in applying statistical methodology and report writing.

  • Typically 2-3 years related experience.

Job Number 2018-16958

Job Category Clinical Operations

Position Type Full-Time

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