Job Description Summary # Job Description The Statistician will provide statistical support in medical affairs in projects related to clinical studies. The projects may be of simple to moderate scope and complexity. Duties: + Consult with clinical and project teams, plan and analyze clinical studies/experiments/surveys; use statistical knowledge to support and guide project and study decisions. + Program, document, and validate software code to execute data handling tasks, perform data analysis, and produce data visualization results. Present analyses and interpretations to internal and external customers. + Designs and creates clinical databases to enable data review/validation of the study data and efficient analysis. + Performs pre-processing and loading of non-CRF data files. + Contributes to solutions for routine technical problems and liaises with IT as appropriate to resolve issues. + Identify and implement solutions to data management issues and concerns that arise during the conduct of the study. + Develop/revise work plans independently except for unusual situations, which might require consultation. + Review and/or prepare formal written reports/documents for distribution within and outside the department. + Keep abreast of new statistical developments and regulatory guidance; survey related fields for techniques that could be adapted to BD’s needs. + May make presentations or contribute to publications for industry-related conference and journals. + Assist in delivering training to non-statistical professionals. + Establish and maintain sound working relationships with other functional groups. Skills and Requirements: + Demonstrated competence in the application of statistical techniques used in product development, and clinical trials + Ability to program, document, and validate statistical software code in R is required. + Demonstrated strong leadership skills and the ability to influence without direct authority are required within the function. + Ability to assist in delivering training to non-statistical professionals is required. + Demonstrated capability of working on multiple projects at one time is required. + Strong oral and written communication skills are required. + Strong interpersonal skills are required. Specifically, cross functional collaboration, listening and negotiation skills are critical. Requirements: + A minimum of a Bachelor’s degree required in Statistics, Biostatistics or related field (i.e. math, physics, computer programming). + 3+ years of experience in a regulated industry with device and/or healthcare industry is required Preferred: + Master’s degree preferred + Coursework in physical or biological is a preferred. + Experience providing statistical consulting for non-statisticians is preferred. + Clinical database programming experience preferred in the device / pharmaceutical / CRO industry Becton, Dickinson and Company is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We do not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, age, sex, creed, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, marital or domestic or civil union status, familial status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetics, disability, military eligibility or veteran status, or any other protected status. #LI-Pro # Primary Work LocationUSA MD - Sparks - 7 Loveton Circle # Additional Locations # Work Shift Becton, Dickinson and Company is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We do not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, age, sex, creed, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, marital or domestic or civil union status, familial status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetics, disability, military eligibility or veteran status, or any other protected status.