Cancer Research And Biostatistics (CRAB) is a non-profit organization whose purpose is to help conquer cancer and other diseases through the application of biostatistical principles and data management methods.
An exciting opportunity is available for a biostatistician to join a small but growing group focused on cancer clinical trials and related translational research. CRAB, which is located in downtown Seattle, has 85 employees and is responsible for the design, management and analysis of a variety of phase I, phase II and phase III cancer clinical trials, as well as the analysis of associated laboratory data, including microarray, SNP, and proteomics data. The successful candidate will collaborate with fellow biostatistics staff, clinical investigators and other scientists to design efficient clinical trials and determine the optimal methods for analysis of the data.
Primary Duties and Responsibilities:
Designs clinical studies in collaboration with fellow statisticians and other scientists
Maintains knowledge of state of the art statistical methods on design and analysis of clinical trials
Prepares tables, figures, and written summaries of study results. Interprets results in collaboration with other scientists and helps prepare abstracts, presentations and manuscripts
Provides statistical consultation with collaborating staff and external clients
Assists in the development of new grants and contracts
Contributes to statistical methods research
Gives oral presentations of study results
Represents CRAB at scientific meetings
Performs other miscellaneous job-related duties
PhD in Statistics, Biostatistics, or related field is required for Senior Biostatistician position
Master’s Degree in Statistics, Biostatistics, or related field will be considered for Biostatistician III position
Minimum of two years relevant experience
Sound knowledge of applied statistics
Proficiency in statistical computing in SAS, R, or S-Plus
Desired Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Strong oral and written communication skills
Ability to use sound judgment and diplomacy while interacting with staff and clients
Experience in oncology
Experience with high-dimensional data
Biostatistical consulting experience
Publication record reflecting statistical support of clinical investigations
Spanish language skills a plus
This is a full-time position and is Exempt from state and federal overtime regulations. Employment authorization is required. Travel/relocation expenses will not be provided for this position. CRAB is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
PLEASE NOTE: This position requires the employee to work on-site at our Seattle office.
Additional Salary Information: Salary DOE. We offer a great benefits package which includes 100% employer paid premiums for medical, dental, vision, 403(b) retirement contribution, life & LTD insurance, as well as generous paid time off and MUCH more!
Internal Number: SB.0318
About Cancer Research And Biostatistics (CRAB)
Cancer Research And Biostatistics (CRAB) is a national leader in designing, managing and analyzing cancer clinical trials. CRAB partners with clinical investigators to offer respected biostatistical expertise supported by sophisticated web-based data management systems. CRAB services assure timely and secure implementation of trials and reliable data analyses.