Biostatistician I

Roanoke, VA, US, 24011

Job Summary

Under direct supervision, provides leadership in biostatistical collaboration, consulting, and education to physicians, scientists and staff working on clinical research or clinical projects. Provides professional statistical support to include research/project design, statistical analysis, and reporting. Serves in a pivotal role in determining and managing additional support to provide for the establishment of data collection tools, database design and administration, clinical data integration, data entry and outsourced statistics, as needed. Analyzing prospective studies and retrospective studies. Power analysis and sample size estimation, analyzing means and proportions, analysis of variance and analysis of covariance, experimental design, multiple regressions (linear and generalized linear models), modeling continuous data and categorical data, survival analysis, longitudinal data analysis, fixed effect/random effect/mixed effect models, model building and validation, survey data analysis, and bayesian methods.

Be at your best with an organization that equips you to do so.  Whose people unite in making lives better. At Carilion Clinic, we help communities stay healthy and our region grow stronger through compassionate care, medical education and research, and neighborhood outreach. As part of our team you can expect professional stability, strong technological resources, and the advancement potential of a regional leader.

Based in Roanoke, VA, we are an award-winning, community-based network of hospitals, primary and specialty physician practices, and affiliations with prestigious academic medical institutions. Explore how joining a regional leader can enhance your ability to learn, grow, and succeed.


Minimum Qualifications

Education:  Master’s degree required, PhD preferred, in Statistics or discipline with strong research, measurement, and statistical training.

Experience:  3+ years healthcare experience required.


Other Minimum Qualifications:   Must have intermediate knowledge of scientific methodology specific to clinical data.  Requires proficiency using standard statistical software (e.g., SAS, SPSS, STATA, R) to write programs to perform statistical analyses and prepare graphical displays of data suitable for publication, for moderately complex projects.  Must have advanced interpersonal skills and excellent oral and written communications skills.  Must be able to communicate effectively at all levels of the organization. 

Our Values

Below are our core values that we strive to embody and expect of all our team members:

CommUNITY:  Working in unison to serve our community, our Carilion family and our loved ones.

Courage:  Doing what’s right for our patients without question.

Commitment:  Unwavering in our quest for exceptional quality and service.

Compassion:  Putting heart into everything we do.

Curiosity:  Fostering creativity and innovation in our pursuit of excellence.


Requisition Number: 32813 
Employment Status: Full time 
Location: CASB - Carilion Administrative Services Building 
Shift: Day 
Shift Details: M-F, 8-5 with some w/end or early/late meetings
Recruiter Email: cdfitzgerald@carilionclinic.org

This is Carilion Clinic ...

An organization where innovation happens, collaboration is expected and ideas are valued. A not-for-profit, mission-driven health system built on progress and partnerships. A courageous team that is always learning, never discouraged and forever curious.

Headquartered in Roanoke, Va., you will find a robust system of award winning
hospitals, Level 1 and 3 trauma centers, Level 3 NICU, Institute of Orthopedics and Neurosciences, multi-specialty physician practices, and The Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine and Research Institute.

Carilion is where you can make your own path, make new discoveries and, most importantly, make a difference. Here, in a place where the air is clean, people are kind and life is good. Make your tomorrow with us.

Equal Opportunity Employer

Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity

Carilion Clinic is a drug-free workplace.


Nearest Major Market: Roanoke

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