Head Of Biostatistics

  • Luminary Group
  • Zürich, ZH, Switzerland
  • 21/06/2024
Full time Data Science Big Data Statistics Biostatistics Data Warehouse

Job Description

Luminary Group is looking for an exceptional Head of Biostatistics with strong leadership skills and expertise in the healthcare industry. As the Head of Biostatistics, you will lead a team of talented biostatisticians and play a key role in providing statistical expertise and guidance for the analysis and interpretation of real-world evidence (RWE) data.
  • Lead and manage a team of biostatisticians, providing guidance, mentorship, and performance evaluations.
  • Develop and implement statistical strategies and methodologies for analyzing complex RWE datasets.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to understand study objectives and design appropriate statistical analyses.
  • Perform statistical analyses, including descriptive, inferential, and predictive modeling, on real-world data.
  • Ensure the quality, integrity, and compliance of statistical analyses and results.
  • Develop and maintain statistical software and tools for efficient data analysis and reporting.
  • Communicate statistical findings and insights to both technical and non-technical stakeholders.
  • Stay current with the latest advancements in biostatistics and real-world evidence.
  • Provide statistical expertise and support in regulatory interactions and submissions.
  • Contribute to the development and review of study protocols and statistical analysis plans.
  • PhD in biostatistics, statistics, or a related field.
  • Minimum of 10 years of experience in biostatistics, with a focus on real-world evidence (RWE) and the healthcare industry.
  • Strong leadership and people management skills, with a proven track record of leading a biostatistics team.
  • Expertise in statistical methodologies and modeling techniques, including survival analysis, regression, and Bayesian methods.
  • Proficiency in statistical analysis software, such as SAS, R, or Python.
  • Experience with real-world data sources and healthcare databases.
  • Familiarity with regulatory requirements and guidelines related to biostatistics in the healthcare industry.
  • Excellent problem-solving and analytical skills, with the ability to provide innovative statistical solutions.
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills, with the ability to effectively collaborate with cross-functional teams and stakeholders.
  • Publication record in peer-reviewed journals and active participation in relevant scientific communities is desirable.