Biostatistician - Clinical Research

Clearance Level
Data Analysis
Bethesda, Maryland

REQ#: RQ87144

Travel Required: None
Public Trust: NACLC (T3)
Requisition Type: Regular

GDIT is seeking a Biostatistician to assist in the development of clinical research protocols and study design to ensure scientific merit and statistical validity, conducts statistical analysis of clinical research data, and provides outreach and guidance to investigators. The Biostatistician shall:

  • Ensure the scientific merit and statistical validity of research protocols.
  • Review protocols and grant applications to optimize study design, enhance competitiveness of submissions, and ensure validity of research results.
  • Provide statistical consultations to researchers.
  • Foster growth and expertise to improve the quality of research design the integrity of data collection, and the accuracy of the results in presentations and publications.
  • Support up to date institutional policies for research review and approval, research execution, and publications clearance to comply with local, federal and DoD regulations.
  • Solve technical problems arising within the mission scope, analyze data from audits and protocols; prepare reports; communicate results with suggested corrective actions to the research team; communicate findings to research review boards, department heads, and regulatory offices.
  • Recommend statistical methods based on a wide variety of possible approaches; research compliance issues; originate approaches, methods, and procedures to plan and carry out assignments, contribute to SOPs guiding investigators and review boards.


Required Skills and Experience:

  • Bachelors degree and 2+ experience required (or equivalent combination of education and experience). Advanced degree preferred
  • Experience using R for biostatistical analysis required
  • Previous experience supporting protocol-driven clinical research (including experimental design and data analysis) required.
  • Candidate should have a proven ability to understand medical literature/terminology.
  • US Citizenship required and ability to pass a NACLC background investigation
We are GDIT. The people supporting some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. We deliver. Bringing the expertise needed to understand and advance critical missions. We transform. Shifting the ways clients invest in, integrate, and innovate technology solutions. We ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. We are there. On the ground, beside our clients, in the lab, and everywhere in between. Offering the technology transformations, strategy, and mission services needed to get the job done.

GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.