We are now looking for talented Biostatisticians to AstraZeneca Gothenburg for long-term consulting assignment starting ASAP. Please feel free to contact me if you have any questions before your application. Warmly welcome to Poolia and AstraZeneca Gothenburg!About the consulting assignment
Are you interested in becoming part of the statistics group at AstraZeneca R&D Gothenburg. Biometrics & Information Sciences are now looking for Statisticians for consultant assignments with start as soon as possible.
As a statistician in clinical development, you are expected to provide statistical expertise in the design, planning, evaluation and documentation of clinical studies and programs in all phases of clinical development. This will also include work of more exploratory nature, e.g. modelling and simulation, as well as other means to improve internal decision-making. Dependent on your experience you may also be expected to contribute to more strategic planning, act as expert contact to our external collaborators, coach more junior staff and be part of the department's adaption and development of statistical methodology.About you Required Background
- Minimum MSc in Mathematical Statistics, Statistics, Biostatistics or similar subject with a strong focus on statistics.
- Good collaboration, communication and influencing skills.
- Good written and spoken English.
Desired Additional Background or Skills
One or more of the following is an advantage:
- Higher academic degree.
- Experience from drug development or other related fields.
We put high importance in personal qualities. Candidates should posses good social skills, be strong team player and be able to work effectively in a global organization where teams often are geographically dispersed. You should be able to work independently, take own initiatives and have a positive, goal oriented and problem solving attitude. It is essential to have good organizational and communication skills and you should be able to analyze and summarize your results and be comfortable in presenting them. A successful candidate has interest and ability to communicate statistical matters to other experts as well as interest in the application of statistical methodology in pharmaceutical development.About AstraZeneca
AstraZeneca is a major international healthcare business engaged in the research, development, manufacture and marketing of prescription pharmaceuticals and the supply of healthcare services. AstraZeneca is proud to offer a unique workplace culture that inspires innovation and collaboration. Co-workers are empowered to express diverse perspectives to feel valued, energized and rewarded for their ideas and creativity.