Title:  Senior Biostatistician

Division:  Pediatrics
Schedule:  Monday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Work Location:  Houston, TX
Salary Range:  $83,418 - $96,737
FLSA Status:  Exempt
Requisition ID:  14349


The Department of Pediatrics is seeking Senior Biostatisticians to support a wide range of clinical research studies being conducted across the Department. The ideal candidate will have a Master's degree in biostatistics and minimum of three years of relevant research experience in a variety of biostatistical techniques. The person in this position should have expertise in using SAS, R, Stata, MatLab, and/or other statistical software packages.

Job Duties

  • Meets with faculty, trainees, and staff to understand the statistical needs for projects.
  • Works with biostatistics faculty and other team members to develop data analysis plans for research projects.
  • Uses statistical software to create programs for data management, manipulation, and standard/advanced analysis.
  • Performs statistical analyses according to agreed upon data analysis plans for research projects.
  • Provides and interprets reports of statistical methodology, results, and data interpretation.
  • Contributes to writing and reviewing of protocols, manuscripts, and computational programs.
  • Effectively interacts and presents methods and results to investigators.
  • Assists and train faculty, trainees, and staff on the use of computer programs for data management/analysis.
  • Able to effectively communicate and present statistical reports, findings, and methodologies to Investigators and Department leaders.  
  • Provides frequent timelines and project updates to Center Director, as requested.
  • Develops reports to document activities and research results to Department administration.
  • Works with data managers and information services specialists at Texas Children's Hospital to request health data for clinical research projects.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Master's Degree in Statistics, Biostatistics or a related field.
  • Three years of relevant experience.

Preferred Qualifications

  • SAS (or other statistical package) programmer certification. 



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