Business Segment: Healthcare Technology & Medical Innovation
Location(s): United States; Wisconsin; Waukesha
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Role Summary: The Biostatistician will contribute to the development of machine learning, operational research, and statistical methods as part of a cross-functional team responsible for statistical activities across multiple commercial device research programs. In this role, the Biostatistician will generate analysis plans, perform statistical analysis, and generate reports, annotated code, and other projects artifacts to document, archive, and communicate work and outcomes.
Essential Responsibilities: • Develops analytics to address research needs and opportunities in collaboration with cross-functional teams, including participating in development and documentation of study protocols and amendments with responsibility for soundness of statistical hypotheses, sample size calculations, and analysis methods for meeting the study objectives. • Performs exploratory and targeted data analyses of premarket and commercial device research data using descriptive statistics and other methods. • Responsible for statistical plan, reports, annotated code, and other projects artifacts to document, archive, and communicate work and outcomes, e.g. tables, figures and data listings produced, the validity of the reported results and their statistical interpretation. • Develops analytics to address research needs and opportunities • Awareness of industry and technology trends in one or more sectors where GE research is conducted. • Effectively share and discuss scientific planning and findings with team members. • Assists in planning for research projects, agency meetings, US and global regulatory submissions, and other research opportunities. • Some travel may be required.
Qualifications/Requirements: 1. Master’s degree (or internationally recognized equivalent.) 2. Minimum of two year’s research experience. 3. Proficient in E-mail, Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Windows applications.
Desired Characteristics: 1. Master’s degree (or internationally recognized equivalent) in Computer Science, Statistics, Mathematics or related field. 2. Demonstrated ability to effectively contribute to the statistical aspects of clinical protocol design, data interpretation, review and reporting of results for multiple studies and projects. 3. Practical analytics experience with application of advanced statistical methodologies to research and regulatory reporting/submissions. 4. Proficiency with statistical software tools such as SAS, S-Plus, R, EAST, etc. 5. Ability to communicate statistical concepts in a clear and concise manner 6. Experience working across cultures/countries/sites. 7. Demonstrated experience prioritizing conflicting demands from multiple business entities in an extremely fast paced environment. 8. Demonstrated ability to work well independently & in a team setting. 9. Strong problem solving, influencing and negotiation skills. 10. Excellent verbal and written communication and presentation skills with the ability to communicate business issues in English in an easy to understand manner.
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