Research Statistical Analyst - Biostatistics

Research Statistical Analyst - Biostatistics

MD Anderson Cancer Center

Houston, TX, United States

The primary purpose of the Research Statistical Analyst position is to carry out data preparation responsibilities related to cancer clinical trials, develop skilled statistical programs, perform statistical analysis associated with clinical data and prepare written reports to investigators. In addition, this position prepares statistical considerations for basic trial designs or grants and performs biostatistical reviews of protocols.


The salary range is min $ 68,400 max $ 85,500 max $ 102,600.


KEY FUNCTIONS

1. Statistical Consulting and Collaboration:

* Compiles, analyzes and reports statistical data for various projects including, but not limited to manual and computer-aided data abstraction and evaluation, clinical trials, computerized imaging and bioinformatics.

* Prepares statistical considerations for basic trial designs and carries out uncomplicated

statistical analyses independently, but completes statistical responsibilities for more complex projects with supervision.

* Assists faculty in the development of new statistical methodology for measurement and analysis of data.

* Applies advanced statistical methods, simulation models, and skilled statistical programming as needed.

* Assesses relevant literature as well as existing data, evaluates the quality of data used in reports and assists with preparation and distribution of data for committee and scientific meetings.

* Attends project meetings with collaborators with or without supervisor as directed by

supervisor.

* May present findings at relevant meetings both inside and outside of the institution as

requested.


2. Protocol Review:

* Participates in the protocol review process jointly with supervisor.


3. Statistical Reporting:

* Prepares written reports to investigators jointly with supervisor.

* May present findings at relevant meetings both inside and outside of the institution as

requested.


4. Other duties as assigned.

WORKING CONDITIONS

This position requires:

Working in Office Environment: Yes

Working in Patient Care Unit (e.g. Nursing: unit; outpatient clinic): No

Exposure to human/animal blood, body fluids, or tissues: No

Exposure to harmful chemicals: No

Exposure to radiation: No

Exposure to animals: No


PHYSICAL DEMANDS

Time required to do each of the following physical demands:

Time Spent: Never 0%; Occasionally 1-33%; Frequently 34-66%; Continuously 67- 100%

Standing: Occasionally 1-33%

Walking: Occasionally 1-33%

Sitting: Continuously 67-100% Reaching: Occasionally 1-33%


Lifting/Carrying:

Up to 10 lbs: Occasionally 1-33%

10 lbs to 50 lbs: Occasionally 1-33%

More than 50 lbs: Never 0%


Pushing/Pulling:

Up to 10 lbs: Occasionally 1-33%

10 lbs to 50 lbs: Occasionally 1-33%

More than 50 lbs: Never 0%


Use computer/keyboard: Continuously 67-100%

EDUCATION:
Required: Master's degree in Biostatistics, Statistics, Bioinformatics, Mathematics or related field.

EXPERIENCE:
Required: Two years experience with mainframe and/or PC databases, document processing, and statistical software such as SAS and S-Plus. With preferred degree, no required experience.

Preferred: Four years experience with mainframe and/or PC databases, document processing and statistical software with an emphasis in biostatistics and clinical trials. Two years experience preferred with PhD.

It is the policy of The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center to provide equal employment opportunity without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, sex, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, disability, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other basis protected by institutional policy or by federal, state or local laws unless such distinction is required by law. http://www.mdanderson.org/about-us/legal-and-policy/legal-statements/eeo-affirmative-action.html.SONJ

Additional Information
  • Employee Status: Regular
  • Minimum Salary: US Dollar (USD) 68,400
  • Midpoint Salary: US Dollar (USD) 85,500
  • Maximum Salary : US Dollar (USD) 102,600

Please apply via recruiter’s website.

Quote Reference: MD Anderson-md_anderson-4432_120463

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