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Principal Biostatistician (Pre-Clinical- UCB FSP)

Date: Nov 25, 2021


Company: Cytel Inc

Cytel provides unrivaled biostatistics and operations research knowledge to our customers in the life sciences industries in the form of both software and services.  At Cytel, we work hard to create successful careers with significant professional growth for our employees, as a result of which they work hard to make Cytel successful. Cytel is a place where talent, experience and integrity come together to advance the state of new drug development.


Cytel's Flexible Solutions Program (FSP) offers statistical programmers, biostatisticians and clinical data specialists amazing opportunities to work on client projects 

As an experienced Pre-Clinical Biostatistician you will support Cytel and a client of our Functional Service Provider (FSP) division.  You should possess strong technical and operational skills.


Contributions may include:

  • Participation in client’s pre-clinical project activities, including trial/design experiments

  • Analysis planning and execution activities using state-of-the art tools and technologies

  • Participation in regulatory interaction and submission activities as appropriate

  • Contribute to Cytel or client non-project activities, Mentor more junior statisticians, participate in other required activities as appropriate


What we are looking for:

  • Master’s degree in statistics or a related discipline. PhD desirable.

  • 5+ years professional experience in Biostatistics, with a focus on pre-clinical activities

  • Solid skills using SAS and other relevant tools

  • Advanced technical statistical knowledge is desirable

  • Experience with regulatory related activities, guidelines and requirements is desired

  • Constructive collaborative attitude with good communication and strategic thinking

  • Great operational skillsResults-oriented with good ethics


What’s in it for you:

  • You will have the opportunity to play an integral role helping our clients shape their new drug development

  • You will be part of an exciting new chapter in Cytel’s history with high growth and opportunities to progress within the company

  • Work in an environment designed for an entrepreneurial minded person with a lot of energy, ideas and courage for their implementation

  • Work with and leverage the best and brightest minds in the industry



Cytel Inc. is an Equal Employment / Affirmative Action Employer. Applicants are considered for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristics protected by law.

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