ICON Clinical Research Senior Statistical Research Scientist (Home-Based) in San Francisco, California

Are you an experienced Senior Statistician or Epidemiologist with an interest to focus on observational research?

  • Senior Statistical Research Scientist role at ICON: *

Perform statistical analysis planning and act as overall statistical lead on analysis and reporting on observational studies and participate in business development.

ICON is a global provider of outsourced development services to the pharmaceutical, biotechnology and medical device industries. We specialize in the strategic development, management and analysis of programs that support Clinical Development - from compound selection to Phase I-IV clinical studies to long-term follow-up and post-marketing observational studies. This role is with a group that focuses on prospective observational studies.

  • To Succeed You Will Need:*

  • Extensive experience in observational research

  • Minimum 4 years of relevant experience plus Master’s Degree

  • 7 years of relevant experience plus PhD preferred

  • Ability to travel 10-15% when necessary

  • Proficiency in:

o SAS Data step with complex conditional statements

o Performing complex merges (including one-to-many merges).

  • Experience using:

o Macros and arrays for repetitive tasks.

o Descriptive statistics procedures for summarizing, restructuring, and outputting data.

o SAS Output Delivery System to control output from statistical procedures.

  • In-depth technical expertise in:

o At least one advanced SAS statistical procedure or technique (e.g., repeated measures, survival analysis, graphics, advanced macros, etc.).

o At least one substantive area (e.g. statistics, epidemiology, pharmacoeconomics, patient-reported outcomes, etc.).

  • Excellent written and oral communication skills.

  • Ability to direct and motivate others.

  • Ability to prioritize and delegate tasks.

  • Strong presentation skills.

  • Strong client management skills.

  • Benefits of Working at ICON*:

Other than working with a great team of smart and energetic people, we also offer a very competitive benefits package. We provide our Senior Statistical Research Scientist with an excellent benefits package that includes a comprehensive health plan, retirement plans, competitive pay, vacation, and an annual incentive plan to reward performance.

  • What’s Next?*

Following your application you will be contacted by one of our dedicated recruiters and if successful we will be able to provide you with more details about this opportunity.

  • ICON is an equal opportunity employer - Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans and committed to providing a workplace free of any discrimination or harassment.*