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Biostatistics Senior Manager R Group

Washington D.C., District of Columbia
Start date
Jun 8, 2024

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Science/R&D, Biostatistics
Required Education
High School or equivalent
Position Type
Full time
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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 Senior Manager R Group


What you will do

Lets do this together. Lets change the world. In this role we are looking for individuals with quantitative science background (statistics, data science, computer science, mathematics or similar) and passion in drug development to join an R analytic group within global statistical science at Amgen. This role will have opportunity to work across Amgens pipeline (early and late) to oversee the development of data review visualization tool, statistical/machine learning algorithms, and analytic pipeline/package/application in R. It provides opportunity to develop leadership skills in clinical development strategy and address scientific questions through practical quantitative thinking. In this role you will

  • Interact with clinical scientists, data management, statistical programming, data standard team to streamline data quality review process for real-time data quality monitoring
  • Collaborate with cross-functional colleagues (e.g., clinical scientist, study statistician, programmer) to develop data visualization application, statistical modeling and algorithm in R to address issues in clinical data quality
  • Overseeing design and development of R shiny applications, interactive visualizations, automate processes and provide continuous support to facilitate centralized tool building and enable real-time, high-quality analysis delivery
  • Stay abreast of the latest developments in the field of R, statistics and quantitative sciences in drug development and contributing to scientific advances in the field
  • Possess knowledge of Amgens statistical policies and strategies. Serve as team member and drive change / process improvements


What we expect of you

We are all different, yet we all use our unique contributions to serve patients. The professional we seek is a go-getter with these qualifications.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Doctorate degree and 2 years of experience OR
    Masters degree and 4 years of experience OR
    Bachelors degree and 6 years ofexperience OR
    Associates degree and 10 years ofexperience OR
    High school diploma / GED and 12 years of experience

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Doctoral degree, or masters degree with relevant experience
  • 4 or more years' industry experience of R package/shiny app development
  • Proven project leadership experience
  • Experience in data review/analysis/reporting of clinical trials
  • Excellent R computing, modeling and visualization skills
  • Strong communication an organizational skills

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.

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.


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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