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Biostatistician I

Covance 3/26/2018 6:59:51 AM
JOB ID: 16938 Category: Clinical Operations
Bangalore, India



Job Overview

Work Location: Bangalore

The statements below reflect general responsibilities and requirements of the identified position but may not describe all the work requirements that may be inherent in the Job.

* Interaction with members of assigned projects teams from other dissciplines
* Preparation of statistiocal analysis plans under the supervision of senior statistical staff
* Assure quality of personal work
* Perform QC/Statistical review of Data Displays for study endpoints
* Statistical Analysis of clinical trial data usinf basic methodology, under the supervision of senior statistical staff
* Perform sample size calculations under the supervision of senior clinical staff
* Generate randomization schedules from provided specifications
* Maintain Project adminstration files with regard to all documents produced by Biostatistics, including associated review , QC and Project tracking information and internal and external communications
* Maintain electronic files generated in Biostatistics according to defined specifications and procedures ensuring those of a temporary nature are deleted in a timely fashion.
* SAS programminf and related activities for the presentation and analysis of clinical trial data
* Carry out all activities according to appropriate Covance SOP's working within the framework of the Quality Management system and to GCP.
* perform other duties as requested by Management

Top 3 reasons you should join us:

1. Energizing purpose: Our work improves lives. Covance has helped pharmaceutical and biotech companies develop 100% of the top 50 prescription drugs in the marketplace today. You will personally contribute every day to advancing healthcare.
2. Exceptional people: You will join a growing team of people who have a common goal for exceptional service and quality. You will learn from the most talented minds and subject matter experts, in an agile, supportive, and caring environment.
3. Extraordinary potential: You will work in a most stimulating and a flexible work environment that will help you thrive personally and professionally.

Get to know Covance

Covance, a $15 billion Fortune 500 company, with operations in over 97 countries, has led the way in improving patient outcomes through visionary data sciences over the last five decades. We have supported 100% of the top 50 drugs in the market and all the oncology medicines approved in 2016. Our team of over 57,000 across the globe is committed to advancing healthcare and bringing new medicines to market sooner. Our unique perspectives, built from decades of scientific expertise and precision delivery, help our clients identify new approaches and anticipate tomorrow's challenges as they evolve. Driven by a passion for excellence and a relentless commitment to quality, we unlock opportunities that advance innovation and deliver the promise of a healthier world. Together, with our large pharmaceutical and emerging biotech clients, Covance transforms today's health care challenges into tomorrow's solutions.

Over the years we have been recognised and applauded for our efforts in the creation of personalised medicines and innovative therapies to deliver on the promise of a healthier world. Some of our recent accolades:

* LabCorp named in FORTUNE Magazine's 2018 list of ‘World's Most Admired Companies”
* Frost & Sullivan Best Practice Award – Asia Pacific CRO Growth Excellence Leadership Award
* IMDiversity – Corporate Diversity Honor Roll
* Flexjobs – Top 100 Remote Work – Company to Watch
* Life Science Strategy Group – Rated as the CRO “Making the right moves to be successful in the future”

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Master's Degree in Life Sciences (or Pharma/M..Tech/Ph.D) or related health discipline) from an accredited university or college.


Minimum Required

* 0 to 3 years of postgraduate Experience in the application of statistics in clinical trials
* Interpersonal and effective communication skills
* Cooperation and team oriented
* Self Motivation
* The ability to work in tight deadlines while maintaining high standards

Position Type: Full-Time

Location: Bangalore, IND - India


Covance Recruiting Process

Below is a general Overview of Our Recruiting Process

If you’d like to work for us, please submit your resume/CV online. If your ability to use or access our electronic application is limited due to a disability, please visit or call 1-800-978-4473 for help.

We consider applications from everyone who is interested in a position with us and who meets the required criteria and qualifications.

If your application is selected, someone from our recruiting team will contact you to arrange an initial screen. We may carry this out over the phone or at a face-to-face meeting. You must complete the screen to be considered for the position.

Based on the results of the initial screen, we may invite you to an interview. One of our recruiting team members will contact you to arrange this. The process may involve several interviews, initially over the phone, and then face-to-face with different members of the hiring team.

Our interviews follow a behavioral-based format. This means we’ll ask you to give us information that’s specific to your professional and educational experiences.

Hiring team members will share and discuss their input and then make their decision.

If you’re the person who best meets the requirements of the position, a member of the hiring team will get in touch to make you an offer of employment. Covance is an eVerify employer (United States only).