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Biostatistics Associate Director

Employer
Amgen
Location
Washington D.C., District of Columbia
Start date
May 28, 2024

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Discipline
Science/R&D, Biostatistics
Required Education
High School or equivalent
Position Type
Full time
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Job Details

HOW MIGHT YOU DEFY IMAGINATION?

If you feel like youre part of something bigger, its because you are. At Amgen, our shared missionto serve patientsdrives all that we do. It is key to our becoming one of the worlds leading biotechnology companies. We are global collaborators who achieve togetherresearching, manufacturing, and delivering ever-better products that reach over 10 million patients worldwide. Its time for a career you can be proud of.

Biostatistics Associate Director

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What you will do

Lets do this. Lets change the world. In this vital role you will achieve results through detailed goal setting, accountability measures, effective partnership, performance management, collaboration with other groups and a dedication to serving customers, both inside and outside of, CfDA (Center for Design & Analysis). The Associate Director Biostatistics independently leads sophisticated studies and projects in the General Medicine therapeutic areas (Cardiometabolic, Inflammation, Nephrology, and Neuroscience), ensuring that the statistical aspects of clinical activities meet required standards and are robust and valid. Will also influence and supply to strategy development, defend statistical approaches and represent GBS (Global Biostatical Science) through participating in and collaborating with multidisciplinary project teams. Specific duties include:

  • Utilizing knowledge and expertise to inform and provide sound statistical guidance to areas and teams in clinical development, reimbursement, and medical affairs.
  • Implementing, managing and supporting standards, technical quality and consistent approaches in strategy, study design and statistical analysis.
  • Planning and executing statistical contributions to protocols, Flash Memos and Clinical Study Reports (CSRs).
  • Providing input for clinical publications and regulatory filing documents.
  • Leading all aspects of work performed by study statisticians.
  • Performing statistical and exploratory analysis of studies/projects and developing conclusions and recommendations.
  • Anticipating and communicating resource and quality challenges that could impact results or timelines.
  • Staying current in developments in the field of statistics in drug development (innovative trial design) and Amgens statistical policies, procedures and strategies.
  • Contributing to process improvements and operational efficiencies.
WHAT WE EXPECT OF YOU

We are all different, yet we all use our unique contributions to serve patients. The Biostatistical professional we seek is an emerging leader with these qualifications.

Basic qualifications
  • Doctorate degree and 2 years of experience OR Masters degree and 6 years of experience OR Bachelors degree and 8 years of experience OR Associates degree and 10 years of experience OR High school diploma / GED and 12 years of experience
PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS
  • Doctorate degree in biostatics or statistics.
  • 7 or more years of pharma/biotech statistical experience.
  • Life cycle drug development experience (pre-clinical, clinical and post-marketing).
  • Proven in leadership and motivating multi-functional team to advance complex projects to completion and thoughtfully negotiate and influence
  • Strong verbal and written communication combined with organizational skills and cross- cultural sensitivity
  • Statistical leadership and contribution to regulatory and reimbursement submissions.
  • Strong working knowledge of theoretical and applied statistics and of regulatory guidelines.
  • Prior experiences in metabolic disease area development
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What you can expect of us

As we work to develop treatments that take care of others, we also work to care for our teammates professional and personal growth and well-being.

Amgen offers a Total Rewards Plan comprising health and welfare plans for staff and eligible dependents, financial plans with opportunities to save towards retirement or other goals, work/life balance, and career development opportunities including:

  • Comprehensive employee benefits package, including a Retirement and Savings Plan with generous company contributions, group medical, dental and vision coverage, life and disability insurance, and flexible spending accounts.
  • A discretionary annual bonus program, or for field sales representatives, a sales-based incentive plan
  • Stock-based long-term incentives
  • Award-winning time-off plans and bi-annual company-wide shutdowns
  • Flexible work models, including remote work arrangements, where possible
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for a career that defies imagination

Objects in your future are closer than they appear. Join us.

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Amgen does not have an application deadline for this position; we will continue accepting applications until we receive a sufficient number or select a candidate for the position

Amgen is an Equal Opportunity employer and will consider you without regard to your race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status.

We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation.

Company

We are all different, yet we have this in common: our mission to serve patients. This sense of shared purpose is key to our becoming one of the world’s leading biotechnology companies. It guides us as we continue to launch new medicines and reach millions of patients worldwide.

We live the mission.

We win together.

We thrive on continual challenge.

Our team of 22,000+ scientists and professionals worldwide bring distinct perspectives and experiences to all we do. We leverage our global talent to achieve together—to research, manufacture and deliver ever-better products and greater depth to our mission.

At Amgen, there is a strong correlation between our high level of diversity and performance. Because addressing issues with a wider range of perspectives and approaches leads to more creative problem-solving. Together, we’re transforming the promise of science and biotechnology into therapies that have the power to restore health.

Connect with us to explore how you can Win, Live, and Thrive at Amgen.

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Phone
805-447-1000
Location
Corporate Headquarters
One Amgen Center Drive
Thousand Oaks
California
91320-1799
US

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