Entry Level Biostatistician

Durham, NC

Company Name :Ibainfotechinc

Type : contract

Primary Skills : R, Python, Stata, SAS

Location : Durham


Job Description:


  • Apply standard statistical and/or data management software package(s) to execute routine/established data processing, data editing, and some data analysis activities with supervision.
  • Manage large datasets; move and merge data files from different platforms, clean, aggregate, data and perform procedures to ensure the quality of data/analysis products.
  • Produce and distribute reports.
  • Assist in the development of solutions to problems where established theories and techniques have been identified or where existing procedures are to be used.
  • Carry out professional development efforts as recommended by supervisory staff.
  • Assist with the development of manuscripts performing different tasks such as preparation of analysis datasets, summary tables, and writing technical sections, once data collection has ended.



  • Recent bachelors (degree in biostatistics, statistics, mathematics, or related field) with experience outside of the classroom in a clinical or epidemiologic related area.
  • Experience working with SAS and Excel. Experience with other statistical packages is a plus (e.g., R, Python, Stata).
  • Sound knowledge of theoretical and applied statistics.
  • Inquisitive, organized and detail-oriented. Must enjoy investigating details and figuring out the solutions to problems (e.g., digging through the details to determine why two values that should match do not).
  • A strong interest in developing expertise in the content and specific data we are working with (not just playing with numbers in a vacuum).
  • Knowledge of data science basics and a foundation in machine learning tools to analyze data.
  • Ability to incorporate quality standards into work routines.
  • Effective skills in communication and team collaboration.
  • Excellent writing skills as evidenced by the cover letter.