Personality / Commitment
AstraZeneca is a major international healthcare business engaged in the research, development, manufacture and marketing of prescription pharmaceuticals and the supply of healthcare services. AstraZeneca is proud to offer a unique workplace culture that inspires innovation and collaboration. Co-workers are empowered to express diverse perspectives - and are made to feel valued, energized and rewarded for their ideas and creativity
Are you interested in becoming part of the group of statisticians at AstraZeneca R&D Gothenburg? Late-stage Cardiovascular, Renal and Metabolism Biometrics are now looking for Statisticians for on-site contractor assignments with start as soon as possible.
You would join a team of statisticians and statistical programmers to provide statistical expertise to the design, planning, reporting, interpretation, documentation and regulatory submissions of our clinical development programs. This will also include work of exploratory nature, e.g. modeling and simulation, as well as other means to improve internal decision making. Dependent on your experience you might be expected to contribute to more strategic planning, quantitative decision making, act as expert contact to our external providers and collaborators and be part of the function’s adaption and development of statistical methodology.
Job / Skills
- Minimum MSc in degree in relevant subject, such as Mathematical Statistics, Statistics or Biostatistics
- Good collaboration, communication and influencing skills
- Good written and spoken English
Other Relevant Qualifications:
- Higher academic degree
- Expertise in at least one programming software such as SAS or R
- Experience from drug development or other related fields
Candidates should possess good social skills, be strong team players and be able to work effectively in a global organization where teams often are geographically dispersed. They 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. Successful candidates will have an interest and ability to communicate statistical matters to other experts, as well as interest in the application of statistical methodology in pharmaceutical development.
What we offer you at ALTEN
Every employee is equally valuable in the success of ALTEN! We are driven by making people grow and develop, which is why we offer you the opportunity to work with what you are truly passionate about. At ALTEN, we have a broad range of assignments at most of the leading companies in Sweden in several different sectors, to make it possible for your wishes to come true. We offer both national and international opportunities and together with your coaching manager, you build your career path so you constantly are able to develop and achieve your goals and dreams!
As a consultant at ALTEN, you will get the genuine team feeling at your assignment but also a wonderful togetherness at ALTEN. Through our different internal networks, such as ALTEN Sports, Women@ALTEN and ALTEN Innovation you will get the opportunity to drive topics and activities that are close to your heart, together with your colleagues. All activities are of course optional. Work life balance is our top priority. We also have a collective agreement and other benefits like Pension, Insurances and Wellness grants.
We believe in growing together!