Biostatistician I - Clinical

Employment Type

: Full-Time


: Miscellaneous

At Cepheid, we are passionate about improving health care through fast, accurate diagnostic testing. Our mission drives us, every moment of every day, as we develop scalable, groundbreaking solutions to solve the world's most complex health challenges. Our associates are involved in every stage of molecular diagnostics, from ideation to development and delivery of testing advancements that improve patient outcomes across a range of settings. As a member of our team, you can make an immediate, measurable impact on a global scale, within an environment that fosters career growth and development. Cepheid is proud to work alongside a community of six fellow Danaher Diagnostics companies. Together, we're working at the pace of change on diagnostic tools that address the world's biggest health challenges, driven by knowing that behind every test there is a patient waiting. Learn about the Danaher Business System which makes everything possible. The Biostatistician I - Clinical for Cepheid, leader in molecular diagnostics, you will be a part of the Data Management and Analytics group and report to the Director, Biostatistics. If you thrive in a fast paced, innovative culture and want to learn from other talented Senior level Data Scientists - read on. The position will support clinical studies by developing statistical analysis plans for clinical trials and providing outputs for the final statistical report. This position will be point of contact for internal questions pertaining to the statistical analysis. The position will also assist in supporting analyses for different clinical studies such as precision and reproducibility, interfering substances, limit of detection (LOD), exclusivity and inclusivity, method comparisons, accuracy, and linearity carried out by the Research and Development (R&D) or the Clinical Affairs groups. In this role, you will have the opportunity to: * Develop Statistical Analysis Plans (SAP) and compute sample sizes. * Generate statistical outputs such as tables, listings and figures to support the clinical study report. * Stay current on product development issues and stages of clinical trials by attending research review and development team meetings. * Support R&D with statistical support and advise as needed. * Keep up with current statistical and computation methods. The essential requirements of the job include: * Bachelor's degree in related field with 2+ years of experience * Statistical programing experience in SAS/R * Knowledge or experience supporting clinical trials It would be a plus if you also possess previous experience in: * Base SAS Programmer Certification preferred * Master's degree preferred At Cepheid, we are passionate about improving health care through faster, more accurate diagnostic tests. As a member of our team, you'll get to make an immediate, measurable impact on a global scale, within an environment that fosters career growth and development. Our mission drives us, every moment of every day, to develop rapid groundbreaking solutions for the world's most complex health challenges. Cepheid, a Danaher company, offers a broad array of comprehensive, competitive benefit programs that add value to associates' and their families' lives. Whether it's a health care program or paid time off, our programs contribute to life beyond the job. Check out our benefits at We believe you'll like what you see. Danaher is a global science & technology innovator committed to helping our customers solve complex challenges and improve quality of life worldwide. Our world class brands are leaders in some of the most demanding and attractive industries, including life sciences, medical diagnostics, dental, environmental and applied solutions. Our globally diverse team of 71,000 associates is united by a common culture and operating system, the Danaher Business System, which serves as our competitive advantage. We generated $19.9B in revenue last year. We are ranked #162 on the Fortune 500 and our stock has outperformed the S&P 500 by more than 5,200% over 25 years. #LI-JW When you join us, you'll also be joining Danaher's global organization, where 69,000 people wake up every day determined to help our customers win. As an associate, you'll try new things, work hard, and advance your skills with guidance from dedicated leaders, all with the support of powerful Danaher Business System tools and the stability of a tested organization. Danaher Corporation and all Danaher Companies are committed to equal opportunity regardless of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or other characteristics protected by law. We value diversity and the existence of similarities and differences, both visible and not, found in our workforce, workplace and throughout the markets we serve. Our associates, customers and shareholders contribute unique and different perspectives as a result of these diverse attributes. The EEO posters are available here. We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform crucial job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us at 202.419.7762 or to request accommodation. If you've ever wondered what's within you, there's no better time to find out.

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