NIH-NINDS-Clinical Biostatistician

Axle Informatics

Rockville, Maryland

Date Posted January 11, 2022
Industry Private Sector BioStat Jobs
Specialty Not Specified
Job Status Full-time
Salary Not Specified

Description:

Job details

Job Type
Full-time

Full Job Description

Overview:
Axle Informatics is a bioinformatics and information technology company that offers innovative computer services, informatics, and enterprise solutions to research centers and healthcare organizations around the globe. With experts in software engineering, bioinformatics and program management, we focus on developing and applying technology tools and techniques to empower decision-making and accelerate the discovery in translational research. We work with some of the top research organizations and facilities in the country including multiple institutes at the National Institutes of health (NIH).
Responsibilities:

DELIVERABLES

  • Meet with lab members to present updates - Ad-Hoc

STATEMENT OF WORK DETAILS

Assists in performing a variety of data management and analytical tasks and organizing complex, large-scale datasets.

  • Provide biostatistical expertise for the research study
  • Analyze, interpret, communicate and document epidemiologic data and results
  • Communicate research findings, disseminate public information and respond to relevant inquiries
  • Provide analytic results using standard statistical procedures, including descriptive statistics, rate standardization, stratification of data and model building logistic regression, conditional logistic regression, Cox regression using SAS, Stata, Epicure, and similar statistical software programs
  • Collaborate and work with a team of researchers to develop, iterate and execute innovative strategies for genomic data integration and modelingprediction

Utilizes statistical software packages to manage, maintain and analyze large, complex statistical datasets.

  • Work with branch staff and research training fellows to provide statistical support for studies based on existing data sets; work with staff to assemble data sets for these purposes
  • Perform descriptive and missing data analysis
  • Applies a variety of data reduction techniques

Documents analyses performed and prepares progress reports summarizing results.

  • Prepare summaries and reports for staff review
  • Write statistical sections in manuscripts; work with research staff to interpret referees comments on manuscripts
  • Provide description of statistical methods in manuscripts; work with research staff to respond to and interpret referees comments

Performs a variety of data management and analytical tasks and organizing complex, large-scale datasets.


  • Provide biostatistical expertise for the research study
  • Analyze, interpret, communicate and document epidemiologic data and results
  • Communicate research findings, disseminate public information and respond to relevant inquiries
  • Provide analytic results using standard statistical procedures, including descriptive statistics, rate standardization, stratification of data and model building logistic regression, conditional logistic regression, Cox regression using SAS, Stata, Epicure, and similar statistical software programs
  • Collaborate and work with a team of researchers to develop, iterate and execute innovative strategies for genomic data integration and modeling prediction

Conducts statistical analyses on completed and ongoing studies utilizing a wide range of standard and non-standard statistical software packages for all projects.

  • Participate in and contribute to different aspects of the research study through study planning, decision-making, problem-solving and strategic analysis
  • Present data; prepare charts, tables, and graphs, using software such as PowerPoint, Excel, Stata, Sigmaplot, or Origin that can be used for scientific monographs, book chapters, and professional presentations including poster and oral presentations
  • Perform descriptive and missing data analysis
  • Applies a variety of data reduction techniques
  • Perform data cleaning identifying and correcting data entry errors andor missing values and data transformation creating and categorizing variables and imputing data

Reviews and summarizes relevant literature and other sources to develop analytical plans.

  • Stay abreast of relevant science and current research, as well as relevant regulatory and policy-related issues 5
  • Conduct relevant literature reviews and collaborate on relevant research publications
  • Research and review literature to retrieve targeted clinical or scientific information from publicly available resources
  • Consult with staff on the application of statistical methods to address the key study scientific aims of the study 4
  • Provide literature review related to analyses used in comparable studies

Learns and applies new statistical methods and software packages and provides consultation and training to other analysts and staff.

  • Develop training strategies and implement training activities for internal and external researchers
  • Integrate data from multiple sources into SAS data sets 1
  • Develop and implement new research and study designs using appropriate statistical methods 2
  • Provide consultation on use of statistical methods and software packages to other staff 3
  • Research and analyze new developments in biostatistical methods and applications
Qualifications:
  • Masters degree or PhD
  • Sound judgment, positive attitude, and creative outlook required.
  • NIH experience preferred.

Benefits

  • Paid Time Off (PTO)
  • 10 Paid Federal holidays
  • Various wellness programs
  • Employee Referral Bonus Program (ERBP)
  • Vision coverage through Cigna national network
  • Dental coverage through Cigna national network
  • 401(K) with significant company match & no vesting period
  • Short and Long-Term Disability coverage (paid by company)
  • Competitive salaries with opportunity for performance bonuses
  • Discount plan for pet care, legal services, & identify theft protection
  • Basic Life and AD&D coverage (paid by company; option to purchase additional coverage)
  • Medical coverage through UHC national network (option to choose between 3 available plans)
  • Flexible Spending Accounts:
    • Healthcare (FSA)
    • Parking Reimbursement Account (PRK)
    • Dependent Care Assistant Program (DCAP)
    • Transportation Reimbursement Account (TRN)

The diversity of Axle’s employees is a tremendous asset. We are firmly committed to providing equal opportunity in all aspects of employment and will not tolerate any illegal discrimination or harassment based age, race, gender, religion, national origin, disability, marital status, covered veteran status, sexual orientation, status with respect to public assistance, and other characteristics protected under state, federal, or local law and to deter those who aid, abet, or induce discrimination or coerce others to discriminate.


Accessibility: If you need an accommodation as part of the employment process please contact:

Email: careers@axleinfo.com


Disclaimer:
The above description is meant to illustrate the general nature of work and level of effort being performed by individual’s assigned to this position or job description. This is not restricted as a complete list of all skills, responsibilities, duties, and/or assignments required. Individuals may be required to perform duties outside of their position, job description or responsibilities as needed.