Biostatisticians to AstraZeneca R&D Mölndal

Personality / Commitment

ALTEN Pharma in Gothenburg is searching for competent and driven Biostatisticians for a consultancy assignment at AstraZeneca R&D Mölndal.

Are you interested in becoming part of the statistics group at AstraZeneca R&D Mölndal. Biometrics & Information Sciences are now looking for Statisticians for consultant assignments with start as soon as possible.

Personal Qualities:
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.

Job / Skills

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. modeling and simulation, as well as other means to improve internal decision making. Dependent on your experience you might 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.

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.

About ALTEN:
For over 20 years, ALTEN has developed its business by keeping to the core values ​​that have built up the company's success. Every year, hundreds of ALTEN consultants have been given the opportunity to embark on challenging technical projects for our customers. ALTEN has a tradition of developing products in many areas, and history in Sweden is based primarily on skills in mechanics, software and electronics. Thanks to a successful concept in which we utilize the expertise of experienced consultants and develop young abilities towards a successful career, we have gained ground in many industries. Our Pharma initiative is based on the same successful concept with the same strong structure, but in a new exciting industry and a new field of expertise that includes knowledge in chemistry, biotechnology and biomedicine.

As an employee at ALTEN, we offer you a competitive salary based on your performance and work experience. You also have the opportunity to influence your assignments, different benefits and your overall working environment as well as choose your career path. We offer a wide range of internal trainings and an opportunity to plan for an international career. It is our conviction that genuine commitment is created through choice and the ability to influence your own personal development - our business model provides that opportunity. This freedom of choice enables us to offer our clients the most committed consultants, regardless of assignments. At ALTEN, we believe in growing together!

For questions about the position, please contact Rickard Westergren, Business Manager Pharma, at rickard.westergren@alten.se.

Information

Ansökningstiden : 25/04/2018
Kontakt : Antonia Reimers
Region : Sweden - Västra Götaland - Gothenburg