/ CRISPR Therapeutics hiring Principal Biostatistician in Cambridge, MA, US

Principal Biostatistician

CRISPR Therapeutics

Cambridge, MA, US
  • Job Type: Full-Time
  • Function: Life Sciences R&D/Engineering
  • Post Date: 01/01/2021
  • Website: crisprtx.com
  • Company Address: 610 Main Street, Cambridge, MA, 02139

About CRISPR Therapeutics

CRISPR Therapeutics is a leading gene-editing company focused on the development of transformative medicines using its proprietary CRISPR/Cas9 gene-editing platform.

Job Description

The Principal Statistician is responsible for developing statistical solutions to optimally support all phases of clinical trials and decision making. The successful candidate will function as the study statistician and be accountable for study level deliverables. The role will assume key trial statistician responsibilities including statistical design, authoring of SAPs, overseeing production of analysis datasets and statistical outputs, and conducting just-in-time analyses and data exploration. Industry experience is preferred.


Key Responsibilities:

  • Serve as study statistician across development programs
  • Perform management of in-house and/or outsourced biostatisticians/programmers, and mentor these team members as required
  • Perform trial statistician responsibilities as needed, including attendance of study team meetings, authoring SAPs, reviewing CRFs, design of phase 1-3 and PK studies, review of protocols/amendments, overseeing production of analysis datasets and statistical outputs, supporting regulatory filing as necessary, conducting exploratory data analyses, and performing just-in-time analyses
  • Apply innovative statistical approaches to study design, analysis and data exploration methodologies
  • Plan and track study level activities within programs, including resources; ensure CRO timelines and objectives are met
  • Help establish and maintain company data standards, within and across programs
  • Serve as a general clinical development and statistical resource at the company


PhD in Biostatistics or related discipline with 3+ years biopharmaceutical industry experience; MS in Biostatistics or related discipline with 6+ years biopharmaceutical industry experience will be considered

Experience with Bayesian methods preferred

Proven knowledge and expertise in statistics and its applications to clinical trials

Fluent with statistical software including SAS, R, EAST, WinBUGS among others

Motivated with ability to work independently

Excellent communication and presentation skills

Team player with ability to work successfully across functions

Innovative, flexible mindset

CRISPR Therapeutics, Inc. is committed to equal employment opportunity and non-discrimination for all employees and qualified applicants without regard to a person's race, color, gender, age, religion, national origin, ancestry, disability, veteran status, genetic information, sexual orientation or any characteristic protected under applicable law.

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