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Quantics Biostatistics is based in Edinburgh, regularly voted as the most liveable city in the UK.  Our offices in the West End are close to the main city centre areas of George Street and Princes Street. We are much more than statisticians and are engaged in a variety of client facing activities to help solve real life challenges. We are always looking for the best staff. If you have very strong mathematical / statistical skills with a Phd or MBA in a related subject then we would love to hear from you. We will be sure to get back to you if we have any opportunities and always keep details on file if you are the right kind of candidate.

Overview:

At Quantics Biostatistics we are much more than statisticians, we are engaged in a variety of complex client facing activities to help solve real world challenges across the lifescience industry. Our primary areas of expertise are providing statistical support for clinical, bioassay and health technology assessment projects. We are always looking for the best people to join our growing, dynamic and international team. If you have very strong mathematical / statistical skills with a PhD or MSc in a related subject then we can offer you a diverse, challenging and rewarding career in a fast-growing company.

Quantics is not just a great place to work, our team enjoy a varied range of complex challenges and have the opportunity to learn and grow through the development of new approaches to solving biomathematical problems.

We are based in the West End of Edinburgh, regularly voted as the most liveable city in the UK.  Our offices, which overlook Edinburgh Castle, are close to the main city centre areas of George Street and Princes Street which provide an excellent opportunity for a healthy work life balance, which we actively encourage.

Responsibilities:

The role is to provide high quality statistical support to our clients including writing and reviewing statistical sections of study protocols, providing estimates of sample size, selecting appropriate statistical methods, writing analysis plans, coordinating the production of tables, figures and listings and analysis reports.

The successful applicant will demonstrate a high level of statistical training and understanding to ensure sound technical content of all deliverables. Your responsibilities will vary dependent upon experience, but may include:

  • Working directly with our clients to provide clear statistical guidance and doing so in a manner that is accessible to all personnel within the client organisation.
  • To carry out the core project management duties to deliver high quality projects in a timely and cost-effective manner:
    • Draw on the resources of a team of people
    • Balance workload across multiple projects with competing and shifting priorities
    • Maintain a clear focus on project scope
  • Exceeding client expectations and maintaining high customer care values
  • Ensuring that all statistical output is produced to the highest standard and in accordance with all relevant SOPs.
  • Maintaining a good knowledge of the relevant regulatory environment.
  • Actively engaging in knowledge and best practice sharing with colleagues

Qualifications:

The successful candidate will have:

  • Strong statistical skills enabling provision of statistical advice across a broad range of statistical applications.
  • MSc or PhD with statistical emphasis, or equivalent experience.
  • Exceptional written and oral communication skills, including the ability to clearly communicate complex statistical issues to non-statisticians.
  • Good knowledge of and experience with SAS and/or R. Experience with BUGS/JAGS/Stan would also be helpful.
  • Strong organisational, internal/external liaison and project management skills.
  • Proven ability to lead projects and build client relations.
  • Analytical and problem-solving skills.

Summary

This is a fantastic opportunity to continue to develop a statistics career within a growing organisation that specialises in biomathematical services. You will be provided with continued training and a varied experience with complex and challenging projects that will enable you to further progress your career and support your personal development.

You will be a part of a diverse, dynamic and talented multi-national team gaining exposure to high profile, global studies for multiple international pharmaceutical and biotech clients.

Quantics provide:

  • A supportive and constructive working environment
  • A flexible approach to working
  • A competitive salary and benefits package
  • A generous and flexible holiday package
  • A central Edinburgh location in “Grade A” office accommodation
  • A fantastic international team to work and grow with

Seniority Level

Senior

Full-time

Please send a CV and a covering letter to: lisa.mchendrie@quantics.co.uk

Overview:

At Quantics Biostatistics we are much more than statisticians, we are engaged in a variety of complex client facing activities to help solve real world challenges across the lifescience industry. Our primary areas of expertise are providing statistical support for clinical, bioassay and health technology assessment projects. We are always looking for the best people to join our growing, dynamic and international team. If you have very strong mathematical / statistical skills with a PhD or MSc in a related subject then we can offer you a diverse, challenging and rewarding career in a fast-growing company.

Quantics is not just a great place to work, our team enjoy a varied range of complex challenges and have the opportunity to learn and grow through the development of new approaches to solving biomathematical problems.

We are based in the West End of Edinburgh, regularly voted as the most liveable city in the UK.  Our offices, which overlook Edinburgh Castle, are close to the main city centre areas of George Street and Princes Street which provide an excellent opportunity for a healthy work life balance, which we actively encourage.

Responsibilities:

The role is to work with senior statisticians to provide high quality statistical support to our clients. The successful applicant will be a fast learner with a strong interest in statistics.

Your responsibilities will include assisting senior statisticians with the following tasks:

  • Identifying a client’s needs
  • Drafting statistical analysis plans
  • Programming to prepare data for analysis and conducting analysis
  • Preparing reports to communicate findings to a non-specialist audience

Qualifications:

The successful candidate will have:

  • Exceptional written and oral communication skills, including the ability to clearly communicate complex statistical issues to non-statisticians.
  • Statistical skills enabling support of senior colleagues.
  • Experience with R and/or SAS. Additionally, knowledge of BUGS/JAGS/Stan would be advantageous.
  • Analytical and problem-solving skills.

Summary

This is a fantastic opportunity to start or develop a career within a growing organisation that specialises in biomathematical services. You will be provided with a varied experience with complex and challenging projects that will enable you to further progress your career and support your personal development.

You will be a part of a diverse, dynamic and talented multi-national team gaining exposure to high profile, global studies for multiple international pharmaceutical and biotech clients.

Quantics provide:

  • A supportive and constructive working environment
  • A flexible approach to working
  • A competitive salary and benefits package
  • A generous and flexible holiday package
  • A central Edinburgh location in “Grade A” office accommodation
  • A fantastic international team to work and grow with

Full-time

Please send a CV and a covering letter to: lisa.mchendrie@quantics.co.uk

Overview:

Quantics Biostatistics are much more than statisticians, we engage in a variety of complex client facing activities to solve real world challenges across the lifescience industry. Our primary expertise is providing statistical support for clinical, bioassay and health technology assessment projects. We are looking to grow our dynamic and international team. If you have advanced programming experience, ideally in a statistical language with a PhD or MSc in Mathematics, Computer Science or a related subject we can offer a diverse, challenging and rewarding career in a fast-growing company.

Quantics is not just a great place to work, our team enjoy varied and complex challenges and have the opportunity to grow through the development of new approaches to solving biomathematical problems.

We are based in the West End of Edinburgh, regularly voted as the UK’s most liveable city.  Our offices overlook Edinburgh Castle, are close to the main city centre areas of George Street and Princes Street providing an excellent opportunity for a healthy work life balance, which we actively encourage.

Responsibilities:

The role is to complete programming activities, ranging from developing our specialist bio-statistical software to data preparation and analysis of clinical and other biomathematical data with medium to high complexity. Duties include contributing to an existing code base that uses multiple programming languages, and creation of datasets, tables, listings and figures according to project specifications.

You will use and develop your programming skills in a data driven environment. Your responsibilities will include:

  • Contribution to specialist software: design and implementation of new features, improvement of the current code base and review of submitted code
  • Development and documentation of programs used in the production of computer generated outputs for clinical study reports, registration and submission documents, plus any other document used to present clinical trials data, including specification and delivery of integrated databases, outputs and response to regulatory questions; commercialisation and reimbursements
  • Development of standard methodology to improve quality, efficiency and effectiveness

Essential Requirements

 

You are focused on solving challenging problems through collaboration and partnerships. You are, or aspire to be, an expert in your field, and know the best results are achieved by utilising everyone’s strengths.  You have:

  • A degree in Mathematics, Computer Science, Statistics, Life Sciences or similar area
  • Advanced programming experience, ideally in a statistical language and in a general purpose language, and are familiar with good software engineering practices (unit testing, code review, version control).
  • CDISC standards knowledge is advantageous
  • Excellent interpersonal and communications skills
  • Great attention to detail

Summary

This is a fantastic opportunity to develop your programming skills within a growing, specialist biomathematical services organisation. We welcome the right applicants from any industry with a willingness to develop their skills in our sector. You will receive continued support and a varied experience with complex and challenging projects enabling you to progress your career and personal development.

You will be a part of a diverse, dynamic and talented multi-national team gaining exposure to high profile, global studies for multiple international pharmaceutical and biotech clients.

Quantics provide:

  • A supportive and constructive working environment
  • A flexible approach to working
  • A competitive salary and benefits package
  • A generous and flexible holiday package
  • A central Edinburgh location
  • A fantastic international team to work and grow with

Full-time

Please send a CV and a covering letter to: lisa.mchendrie@quantics.co.uk

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