Research Statistician I

Philadelphia, PA, US, 19146

Job Type: 

ROBERTS - Roberts Ctr Pediatric Research Req ID: 27779

Shift: Days

Employment Status: AF - Active - Regular - Full Time 

Job Summary

The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia Research Institute is an interdisciplinary institution dedicated to conducting basic, clinical and translational research on conditions and diseases that affect children, and is part of The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia and University of Pennsylvania research community.

The Research Statistician I will be responsible for data cleaning, data analysis, and presentation of 1+ PI projects.  They will be responsible for the data organization, cleaning, and analysis of all working files pertinent to their assigned projects.  The analyst works closely with PI in developing analytic plans and applying new and existing statistical methods.

Job Responsibilities
  • Independently applies logic to set up cohort based on data plan as provided.
  • Manages and manipulates data.
  • Conducts statistical programming using statistical software including R, SAS, and STATA.
  • Learns and applies new statistical theory and techniques for ongoing projects or proposals.
  • Conducts statistical analysis
  • Supports the preparation of manuscripts for peer-reviewed journals.
  • Performs other related duties as assigned or directed in order to meet the goals and objectives of the research group.
Job Responsibilities (Continued)
Job Responsibilities (Continued)
Required Licenses, Certifications, Registrations
Required Education and Experience

Required Education: MS biostatistics, statistics, clinical epidemiology, health services research, economics or a related field


Required Experience:

  • At least one (1) year of relevant experience
  • At least three (3) years of experience in base SAS, SAS/SQL, SAS/STAT, SAS/GRAPH and SAS MACROS
Preferred Education, Experience & Cert/Lic
Additional Technical Requirements
  • Statistical expertise in programming of common statistical methods in medical and clinical related research
  • 3+ year’s experience in BASE SAS, SAS/SQL, SAS/STAT, SAS/GRAPH and SAS MACROs with problem-solving skills
  • High-level of personal initiative; ability to work independently as well as collaborate in teams and with people from all business areas
  • Strong written and oral communication skills; must be able to communicate clearly
  • Detail-oriented with excellent validation and documentation skills

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