Associate Director, Biostatistics - Early Development - Cambridge, MA

Oct 04, 2021

Job Description

200+ compounds in Novartis are supported by biostatisticians in 10+ sites around the globe. Biostatisticians transform clinical data into analyses that build the basis for making innovative drugs accessible for patients. They influence decision-making in cross-functional international teams from early to late phase drug development.

Come to an industry leader where you will be responsible for all statistical work, scientific and operational, in collaboration with the clinical trial teams and other quantitative partners in the Early Development analytics team.

• Responsible for strategic statistical input and influence into one or more pro-jects (development plan, regulatory strategy, publication strategy, pricing & reimbursement strategy, statistical deliverables)
• Planning and execution of exploratory analyses and statistical consultation within your cross-functional teams
• Lead development and implementation of innovation in statistical methodology and trial design
• As partner to clinical and scientific leadership, drive strategic statistical input to development programs within the assigned TA/DA/indications
• Contribute to external engagement with consultants, advisory boards, health authorities, congresses, and scientific meetings
• All statistical tasks on the assigned trials
• Mentor new hires and/or junior Statisticians

Diversity & Inclusion / EEO

The Novartis Group of Companies are Equal Opportunity Employers and take pride in maintaining a diverse environment. We do not discriminate in recruitment, hiring, training, promotion or other employment practices for reasons of race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital or veteran status, disability, or any other legally protected status. We are committed to building diverse teams, representative of the patients and communities we serve, and we strive to create an inclusive workplace that cultivates bold innovation through collaboration and empowers our people to unleash their full potential.

Minimum Requirements

What you'll bring to the role:
• PhD with 6+ years’ experience preferred OR MS with 10+ years’ experience
• Fluent English (oral and written)
• Strong interpersonal and communication skills bridging scientific and business needs

Why consider Novartis?

799 million. That’s how many lives our products touch. And while we’re proud of that fact, in this world of digital and technological transformation, we must also ask ourselves this: how can we continue to improve and extend even more people’s lives?

We believe the answers are found when curious, courageous and collaborative people like you are brought together in an inspiring environment. Where you’re given opportunities to explore the power of digital and data. Where you’re empowered to risk failure by taking smart risks, and where you’re surrounded by people who share your determination to tackle the world’s toughest medical challenges.

Imagine what you could do at Novartis!
Global Drug Development
Cambridge, MA
Research & Development
Full Time
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Associate Director, Biostatistics - Early Development - Cambridge, MA

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