Biogen Statistical Programming, Real World Evidence and Personalized Health Analytics in Cambridge, Massachusetts
About This Role * The Sr Analyst III, Specialty Programming leads and oversees analytical programming activities pertaining to real world data, outcomes research data, clinical data, biomarker and genomic data and other types of data analysis outside the typical analysis required for a clinical study report. This is an exciting opportunity to be apart of our new global business unit Biogen Digital Health At Biogen Digital Health (BDH), we aspire to transform Biogen and patients’ lives by making personalized & digital medicine in neuroscience a reality. Powered by data-science and digital technologies, we drive solutions to advance research, clinical care, and patient empowerment. Our team strives for real impact through excellence, innovation, and collaboration. *What You'll do You are responsible for serving as a liaison with the Data, internal and external data partners, monitoring and meeting agreed upon project(s) milestones, escalating issues as needed to appropriate Data vendor and estimating resources needs. You communicate issues, as necessary, to senior management and collaborates with clinicians and biostatisticians as needed. This includes communication and quality oversight of the vendor. You have diverse problem-solving skill and is comfortable representing the analytical programming perspective to the Project Team and is often the sole functional representative. Principal Responsibilities * Leads, coordinates and manages timely creation, oversight, review, completion, and delivery of statistical programming activities and deliverables of study projects via internal and/or external staff oversight * Authors statistical specifications including the identification of potential data issues or areas of critical data examination. Works with statistics/clinicians on documenting/implementing programming endpoint algorithms across a project. * Manage the end-to-end programming of deliverables from data curation through final submission of deliverable which may include preparation for abstracts and manuals; Review and provide feedback on Statistical Analysis Plans (SAP) * Identifies process inefficiencies and lead efforts to remedy the inefficiencies * Serves as the Statistical Programming Lead to achieve milestones for program; evaluates task objectives, collaborates with internal/external partners and/or manager on issues or resource needs * Verifies program consistency and usage of data, analysis across the department in conjunction with consultation on the statistical strategy plan * Informs internal and external project team members of statistical programming requirements, deliverable status, and resource needs * Knowledge of SAS and other software development packages (R, Python etc.) * Extensive knowledge of statistical methods * Knowledge of mathematical modeling * Strong project management and problem-solving skills, and ability to effectively lead and collaborate with all functions * High attention to detail including proven ability to manage multiple, competing priorities · Ability to understand and decipher scientific paper results for the application to current analysis Education MS with 5-7 or PhD with 1+ years relevant work experience within an organization with a focus on statistical analysis and interpretation of data in various languages (R, SAS, SPSS, Python etc.) *Why Biogen Digital Health? * You will join an international, diverse team of 100+ talented humans who are passionate about making our vision a reality. Our team at Biogen Digital Health rejects the status quo and lives by agile principles. You’ll work directly with an outstanding team of neuroscientists, clinicians, data scientists, biostatisticians, digital product managers, user experience designers, and engineers that work across disciplines to make a lasting impact for patients.