Abbott SR STATISTICAL ANALYST in Santa Clara, California

At Abbott, we're committed to helping people live their best possible life through the power of health. For more than 125 years, we've brought new products and technologies to the world -- in nutrition, diagnostics, medical devices and branded generic pharmaceuticals -- that create more possibilities for more people at all stages of life. Today, 99,000 of us are working to help people live not just longer, but better, in the more than 150 countries we serve.

Primary Function / Primary Goals / Objectives:

Independently, the Senior Statistical Analyst I will review study protocol, statistical analysis plans, CRFs and edit check specifications; work with biostatisticians and clinical staff to generate data tables, figures and listings; write and document programs; perform ad hoc programming; and perform QC tasks. May lead a small programming team with 1-3 analysts on a project.

Major Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for implementing and maintaining the effectiveness of the quality system.

  • Provide input to protocol, CRFs, edit check specifications and statistical analysis plans.

  • Set up study folders and programming environment

  • Generate or validate table programs

  • Create or validate analysis datasets

  • Work with Statistician to write table specifications

  • Perform adhoc programming

  • Perform complex data checking for Data Management group

  • Document programs and specifications

  • May lead a small programming team with effective communication skills

  • Be able to provide guidance to less experienced statistical analyst and provide SASÃ’ code trouble-shooting

  • Be able to modify existing macros or create new project specific macros

  • Provide accurate and timely answers to routine questions from clients

  • Communicate an understanding of basic clinical principles for his/her project and acts in accordance with those principles.

  • Be able to solve simple issues independently

  • Inform supervisor or manager on important issues in a timely manner.

Education / Experience Required:

BS or BA with 6+ years or MS with 4+ years of related work experience

An Equal Opportunity Employer

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