Senior Biostatistician

Organization: 
GenomeDx Biosciences Inc.
Job Location: 
Vancouver, BC (Canada)
Salary: 
Competitive
Benefits: 

Full Benefits

Job Description: 

Description:

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.
Key Responsibilities

•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: 

Qualifications:

- 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, must be fluent in the English language

- Experience with an array platform, NGS, or high-throughput technology is an asset

- Familiarity with clinical trials is preferred

- Experience with an array platform, NGS, or high-throughput technology and knowledge of epidemiology is an asset

Contact Information: 

Send a cover letter and resume to heather@genomedx.com

About Our Organization: 

Visit www.genomedx.com for more information about the company.