Biostatistician

Organization: 
GenomeDx Biosciences
Job Location: 
Vancouver
Benefits: 

Full benefits and stock options available

Job Description: 

The company is currently seeking a full-time Biostatistician with a strong analytical background and good communication skills. This individual will also work on a multidisciplinary team of researchers and will be required to participate in meetings and discussions.

• Provide sound strategic, scientific and statistical input to support the company’s discovery and validation work
• Authors the statistical section of study protocols and grant applications, incorporating appropriate statistical methods for study design and analysis
• Responsible for development of study analysis plans and the statistical programs to perform analyses; is able to present the results in a manner appropriate for the healthcare community
• Authors the results sections of clinical study reports and/or scientific publications in collaborations with other institutions
• Responsible for the scientific integrity of the clinical studies and the accuracy of the reported results
• Engages in discussions and research to improve statistical methodologies

Requirements: 

The Ideal Candidate:

• Highly motivated PhD or Master's level candidate in biostatistics or related statistical program
• Sound knowledge of theoretical and applied statistics is required, with an emphasis on methods appropriate for prospective and retrospective studies related to biomedical and public health sciences
• The candidate must have experience with R statistical software package, but experience with S-PLUS or SAS is also desirable
• Knowledge of FDA, CLIA or other regulatory guidelines is required
• 3-5 years industry experience is required
• Excellent interpersonal, oral and written communication skills are required
• Experience with an array platform, NGS, or high-throughput technology is an asset
• Familiarity with clinical trials is preferred
• Knowledge in Epidemiology is an asset

Contact Information: 

please email CV and cover letter to careers@genomedx.com

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