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Sr Biostatistician/Oncology

Date: Jan 25, 2019

Location: Charlotte, NC, US, 28203

Company: Atrium Health

Job Req ID: 165052 

Position Number: 00163421

Employment Type: Full Time

Shift: Day

Shift Details: M-F, Days

Standard Hours: 40.00

Department Name: LCI Bio Stats

Location: Carolinas Medical Center

Location Details:  Morehead




Job Summary
Works with biostatisticians in the department and with clinical and translational investigators in support of oncology clinical and translational studies; designs and analyzes clinical and translational studies; biostatistics consulting; provide programming support; collaborates, develops, and maintains databases; provides technical leadership and mentorship; collaborates with cross-functional teams and independently.

Essential Functions



  • Designs and analyzes oncology clinical trials; hospital and/or large national databases.
  • Collaborates with LCI investigators and other biostatisticians on the development of statistical designs and statistical analysis plans for oncology clinical trials.
  • Leads efforts regarding sample size calculations, generation of randomization schemes, and development of statistical methodology sections for protocols and analysis plans.
  • Collaborates with LCI investigators on development of research grant applications. 

  • Develops programs to execute statistical analyses of data from research studies conducted throughout the Cancer Institute.
  • Collaborates with study teams in support of development of manuscripts, abstracts, posters, presentations, and other data disclosures.
  • Collaborates on the design, implementation, and maintenance of analysis data sets and other integrated databases.
  • Provides statistical collaborations in support of mining and querying of LCI and System wide databases.
Physical Requirements
Administrative duties at LCI and other System sites. Maybe required to travel to local area hospitals/offices for meetings. Will work in office environment for preparing reports and records required for meetings or projects determined by Chairman. Requires close, personal contact with hospital personnel, waling, sitting, standing, lifting, handling of charts, supplies and equipment, and operation of a keyboard and computer. Responsibility to work in a safe manner.

Education, Experience and Certifications
PhD degree required. Minimum of 7 years of consulting or research experience in Oncology required. SAS programming expertise with Base SAS, SAS/STAT, and SAS/GRAPH, as well as expertise with the SAS macro programming language required. Experience working with relational data bases and SQL as well as other statistical programming languages such and R preferred. A working knowledge of applied statistical methodology is required.





At Atrium Health, formerly Carolinas HealthCare System, our patients, communities and teammates are at the center of everything we do. Our commitment to diversity and inclusion allows us to deliver care that is superior in quality and compassion across our network of more than 900 care locations.


As a leading, innovative health system, we promote an environment where differences are valued and integrated into our workforce. Our culture of inclusion and cultural competence allows us to achieve our goals and deliver the best possible experience to patients and the communities we serve.


Posting Notes: Not Applicable

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