Senior Research and Clinical Statistician:
Bayer AG

Bayer AG
Whippany New
Bayer is a global enterprise with core competencies in the Life Science fields of health care and agriculture. Its products and services are designed to benefit people and improve their quality of life. At Bayer you have the opportunity to be part of a culture where we value the passion of our employees to innovate and give them the power to change. 


Senior Research and Clinical Statistician 




Bayer U.S. LLC seeks a Senior Research and Clinical Statistician to work in Whippany, NJ

The primary responsibilities of this role, Senior Research and Clinical Statistician, are to: 

  • provide statistical expertise to cross-functional teams and

  • ensure the use of appropriate and efficient statistical analysis methods during development, submission and/or life-cycle management of Bayer products according to both global and regional standards as well as regulatory guidelines.




Your success will be driven by your demonstration of our LIFE values.  More specifically related to this position, Bayer seeks an incumbent who possesses the following:

  • master's degree (or foreign equivalent) in Statistics or Math
  • two years of experience as statistician in Pharma sector.
  • early and late phase clinical trials in oncology and non-oncology therapeutic areas;

  • development of statistical analysis plan, production of statistical analysis, interpretation of the results of studies and generation of responses to inquiries from health authorities; 

  • theoretical and applied statistics, e.g., design of experiments, generalized linear models, categorical data analysis, survival analysis, graphical multiple comparison procedures, measurement error models, data mining, Bayesian statistics, machine learning, computational biology and statistical simulation techniques; 

  • chemistry and biology; critical thinking, clinical trials, drug development and medical ontologies; Good Clinical Practice (GCP) and International Conference on Harmonization (ICH); 

  • how to work with statistical topics, e.g., subgroup analysis/screening, sample size calculation, interim analysis, crossover design, randomization, Bayesian network analysis, and multiplicity; 

  • statistical programming software/languages (including SAS, R, R Shiny, MATLAB, Excel, EAST, and PASS); simulation in R; SAS Base and SAS Stat as well as data step skills; SAS programming certification(s); 

  • how to explain complex statistics in the context of experimental objectives to those with little or no background in paper or presentations;

  • how to perform literature reviews to identify and understand relevant scientific literature and apply knowledge gained from these sources; and                                                                                                                        
  • at least one first-author publication in a peer-reviewed scientific journal.

Bayer offers a wide variety of competitive compensation and benefits programs. If you meet the requirements of this unique opportunity, and you have the "Passion to Innovate" and the "Power to Change", we encourage you to apply now. To all recruitment agencies: Bayer does not accept unsolicited third party resumes.


Bayer is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Disabled/Veterans

Bayer is committed to providing access and reasonable accommodations in its application process for individuals with disabilities and encourages applicants with disabilities to request any needed accommodation(s) using the contact information below.   
Location:United States : New Jersey : Whippany    
Division:Business Services   
Reference Code:13876   
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+ 1 888-473-1001, option #5
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