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PK Biometrician/Pharmacometrician position - Tarrytown, NY

From: nonmem
Date: Fri, 30 Oct 2009 02:03:41 +0000 (GMT)

Req Number: 1631
Title: PK Biometrician/Pharmacometrician
Division: Development
Location: Tarrytown, N.Y.
Position Description:

Develops of novel pharmacometric, statistical, and mathematical models; applies these and existing models to solve complex scientific statistical and pharmacokinetic and pharmacodynamic problems related to preclinical and/or clinical development, as well as, manufacturing and research.

Essential Functions of the Job (Major Duties and Responsibilities):

-Provides consultative pharmacometric and statistical support to scientists.
-Develops pharmacometric including population PK/PD models
-Analyzes and interprets PK/PD data; Generates tables and listings. Creates derived PK/PD files according to standard specifications.
-Writes PK/PD sections of clinical study protocol, statistical analysis plans, clinical study reports, regulatory documents and publications. Provides input for standard operation procedures and best practices.
-Assists in training of fellow scientists and statisticians in pharmacometric methods and use of PK/PD software investigating theoretical problems arising out of research.

Required Skills:

-Knowledge of statistics including nonlinear mixed effort model and Monte-Carlo simulation, SAS including IML, tabulate and Gplot procedures, differential equations and basic or advanced pharmacokinetics.
-Good working knowledge of SAS (Base, Stat, IML, Macro, Graph) programming is required. Knowledge of R/S-Plus graphics is a plus.
-Knowledge of basic genetics and microarray data analysis is a plus.
-Excellent writing and communication skills; includes presentations to internal scientific and managerial review meetings and to regulatory agencies.
-Knowledge of Winnonlin and NONMEM are highly desirable skills for this position.
Education and Experience:

-Masters Degree or Ph.D. in statistics, engineering math, computational biology, pharmacy, physics, and/or relavent fiellds is required.
-One to three (1-3)years of experience.

Note: Statistical/scientific SAS programmers who want to grow and have strong quantitative backgrounds (engineering, physics, math) may also be considered.
Contact: nonmem

Received on Thu Oct 29 2009 - 22:03:41 EDT

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