Biostatistician

Steadman Philippon Research Institute

Listing Expires on 12/31/2019

Steadman Philippon Research Institute

The Biostatistician assists in the design of research studies, grants proposals, and performs statistical and graphical analysis of data for all SPRI research.

Location: Vail, CO.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Help researchers develop appropriate study protocols. Advise on research questionnaires, data gathering techniques, and data reduction to decrease bias or error in data.
  • Develop and analyze variety of research data, perform statistical and graphical analysis; develop and distribute reports when necessary. Communicate statistical results clearly and accessibly to colleagues.
  • Produce publication quality statistical graphics and tables. Write statistical methods and results into manuscripts for peer-reviewed publication.
  • Provide statistical reviews of research papers and studies, maintain current knowledge of new developments in biostatistics and practice by reviewing current literature, attending educational programs, and participating in activities of professional organizations.
  • Maintains confidentiality of all medical, or other sensitive materials and information in printed, electronic or verbal form which may jeopardize the privacy of patients.
  • Accesses and uses the minimum necessary patient identifiable information to perform job responsibilities and duties and only for authorized purposes.
  • Maintain personal commitment to the Steadman Philippon Research Institute mission and values.
  • Attend regular staff meetings and other required meetings.
  • Performs other duties as assigned by supervisor.

Attributes and Qualifications:

  • Masters Degree in Statistics (or equivalent degree) with 2 years of experience preferred.
  • Experience in all tasks of a research biostatistician.
  • Proven knowledge in statistics and its applications to scientific research.
  • Proven knowledge of a statistical software package including R, SPSS or SAS (preferably R) and proficient in Microsoft Office products.
  • Good communication and presentation skills.
  • Knowledge of the scientific method, including but not limited to: observation, formulation of testable hypotheses, experimental design, statistical methods and analysis & interpretation of results.
  • Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously.     

Benefits: 

  • Health Insurance (medical, dental, vision)
  • Retirement Plan match up to 4%
  • Four weeks of Paid Time Off (PTO) in year one
  • Paid Holidays
  • Life Insurance
  • Short and Long Term Disability Insurance
  • Referral Program Incentive
  • Ski Pass Bonus
  • Paid parking and free shuttle services
  • And more!                

To apply:

For more information and to apply go to: https://www.sprivail.org/about-us/employment