Biostatistician

Clearance Level
None
Category
Data Analysis
Location
Bethesda, Maryland

REQ#: G2019-64736

GDIT is seeking a Biostatistician in support of the Department of Research Programs (DRP) at the Walter Reed National Military Medical Center (WRNMMC). The mission of the DRP is to provide world-class support for research and development protocol review, and project oversight for military and civilian staff. The Biostatistician assists in the development of 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.
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BA/BS

Advanced degree preferred but not required

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  • 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.
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" 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.