Junior Bioinformatician

Organization: 
GenomeDX Biosciences Inc.
Job Location: 
Water Street, Vancouver, BC
Benefits: 

Medical, Dental, Vision, SOP, 3 weeks vacation

Job Description: 

Location: Vancouver, BC
Position: Biostatistician
Status: Full time

The Opportunity:

GenomeDx Biosciences is a dynamic start-up molecular diagnostics company focused on oncology. The company is currently seeking a 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.

Deliverables:

• Provide sound strategic, scientific and statistical input to support the company’s discovery and validation work
• 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
• 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

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
• 1-2 years industry experience is required

Requirements: 

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
• minimum one year experience in the industry is required

Contact Information: 
About Our Organization: 

GenomeDx Biosciences is a dynamic start-up molecular diagnostics company focused on oncology with offices across North America. The company is currently seeking a Biostatistician with a strong analytical background and good communication skills.