Research - Laboratory/Non-Laboratory, Staff/Administrative
The Sr. Biostatistician will collaborate with investigators on research projects with primary responsibility for analysis and presentation of project data. The Sr. Biostatistician will provide expertise in statistical design, data management, and data analysis. Also, contributing to the development and application of statistical methods to advance scientific goals of various projects.
Specific Duties & Responsibilities
Serve as lead Biostatistician with investigators to develop objectives, design sampling, randomization, and statistical analysis plans to achieve study objectives
Design and perform appropriate methodologic procedures for statistical analysis, overall descriptive statistics, exploratory data analyses, including graphs, schematic summaries, and necessary transformations and confirmatory data analyses, including statistical tests and/or modeling
Design, implement, and manage computerized systems for analysis of complex research projects to prepare scientific presentations related to study results.
Perform sample size and power calculations, generates randomization schema, and prepares statistical sections for research protocols and manuscripts
Participates in regularly scheduled meeting with investigators and team that require statistical input
Design tables and statistical procedures for specific research studies
Write statistical design, methods, and analysis for manuscripts and research proposals
Analyze data and prepare tables for interim and final reports
Develop and apply new statistical methodologies
Ensure data integrity and compliance with security policies governed by HIPAA and the Johns Hopkins IRB.
Oversight of one or more biostatisticians and project milestones
Prepare progress reports and present to trial leadership
This position reports to the BIOS Faculty and leadership.
Master's degree in biostatistics, epidemiology, or related quantitative field. Ph.D preferred
Three (3) year related experience.
Demonstrated ability on significant graduate project or additional doctoral education may substitute for experience to the extent permitted by the JHU equivalency formula.
* JHU Equivalency Formula: 30 undergraduate degree credits (semester hours) or 18 graduate degree credits may substitute for one year of experience. For jobs where equivalency is permitted, up to two years of non-related college course work may be applied towards the total minimum education/experience required for the respective job. *
Special Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
Knowledge of Stata, SAS, or R (proficiency with multiple statistical programs preferred).
Experience in database software helpful.
SAS programming proficiency (mastery preferred)
R and R markdown programing proficiency (mastery preferred)
STATA programming proficiency
Classified Title: Sr. Biostatistician Working Title: Sr. Biostatistician Role/Level/Range: ACRP/04/ME Starting Salary Range: $60,945 - $83,865 : Commensurate with Experience Employee group: Full Time Schedule: Monday-Friday, 8:30am - 5:00pm, Up to 37.5 hrs/ week Exempt Status: Exempt Location: 04-MD:School of Medicine Campus Department name: 10003520-SOM Neuro BIOS Personnel area: School of Medicine
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