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06/04 Karan Dhond
Talent Advisor at Randstad

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Lead Biostatistician - Pharmaceutical/Healthcare (6-10 yrs)

Hyderabad Job Code: 910729

- The Lead Biostatistician will work with Medical Affairs biostatisticians and MedHub biostatistics and programming personnel to implement statistical analysis plans and provide QC- d data packages including tables, figures, and listings for use in publications (i.e. abstracts, posters, oral, presentations, and manuscripts)

- The Lead Biostatistician will mentor MedHub biostatistics and programming personnel through projects, and ensure they and their team members are current with advanced statistical techniques

- The Lead Biostatistician will ensure SOPs are followed and timelines and quality metrics are met

- Local biostatistics and programming teams

- Global Medical Affairs biostatisticians

- Global Medical Affairs Scientific Communications personnel


- Develop and maintain effective relationships and collaborations with the end stakeholders (Medical community) and local biostatistics and programming team members within the allocated Global business unit and product - with an objective to develop statistical data outputs

Feedback from stakeholders (end customers) on overall satisfaction


- Conduct appropriate post-hoc statistical analyses of clinical trial data

- Design, develop, test, implement, and document statistical programming in high-level software packages e.g. SAS

- Produce well documented data packages that include tables, listings, and figures

- Work closely with Senior Biostatisticians and Senior Programmers to develop and implement project QC plans and timelines

- Review appropriate biomedical and clinical research literature related to assigned project(s)

- Adherence to timeline

- Adherence to quality target

- Feedback from stakeholders (end customers) on satisfaction with services provided


- Work closely with Global Medical Affairs biostatisticians to identify statistical analysis needs and assist in developing assigned deliverables

- Feedback from stakeholders (end customers) on satisfaction with services provided

Knowledge & Skills Required for the job :

- Stakeholder management

- Project management

- Staff management

- Ability to work independently and within a team environment

- Advanced knowledge of SAS statistical procedures

- Excellent English language knowledge - written and spoken


- Master's degree/Ph.D. in Biostatistics or Statistics or Epidemiology and 6-8 years (Ph.D.)/8-10 years (M.Sc.) of experience required

Requirement of the job:

- Pharmaceutical/healthcare industry exposure

- High proficiency in statistical methods used in the pharmaceutical industry

- Advanced SAS and other statistical computing software skills in a clinical data environment across multiple therapeutic areas

- Expertise in the use of data management applications and database/file structures, specifically with respect to CDISC requirements

- Autonomy in the management of activities; ability to manage multiple conflicting high priority deadlines

- Capacity to respond to unscheduled changes in project workload

Women-friendly workplace:

Maternity and Paternity Benefits

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