Clinical Research Statistician


London, GB
  • Job Type: Full-Time
  • Function: Clinical Research
  • Post Date: 06/15/2021
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  • Company Address: 116 Old Street, London, England EC1V 9BG, GB

About Kheiron

Our mission is to help breast cancer patients live longer, better lives through earlier detection. We combine new deep learning methods, data science and radiology insights to help doctors find malignancies in mammograms. According to external clinical trial results, Kheiron’s deep learning technology achieves state-of-the-art malignancy detection support in breast cancer screening. European regulatory approval is expected shortly.

Job Description

We are on a mission to help radiologists detect breast cancer earlier using deep learning.
Kheiron is a fast-growing, medical technology company that uses advanced machine learning to develop and deliver intelligent tools for radiologists, radiology departments, imaging centres and hospitals to improve the efficiency, consistency and accuracy of radiology reporting. We aim to save more lives by empowering radiologists in their role in diagnosis, treatment, and patient outcome.
Kheiron has offices in London, San Francisco, Budapest and the Netherlands. We are backed by Connect Ventures, Hoxton Ventures, Atomico, Greycroft and Exor Seeds.
We are proud that Kheiron is one of the winners of the first UK Government Artificial Intelligence (AI) in Health and Care Awards.
The funding will accelerate the roll out and rapid adoption of Mia (Mammography Intelligent Assessment) to address critical challenges in breast screening services.
The Role
This role will be reporting into the Senior Scientist, and will be instrumental for Kheiron to be at the frontier of bringing AI to the healthcare industry. As a Clinical Research Statistician, you will be sat within an emerging function of the organisation, where there will be great autonomy and influence to drive the direction of this team. In this position, you will have ample opportunity to contribute to scientific research and publications.

What you'll be doing:

    • Support the development of experimental design and drive the design, development, and use of statistical methodologies for clinical studies and trials and internal testing of Machine Learning (ML) models
    • Support the documentation, communication, and implementation of our study design and statistical methodologies (e.g. in protocols, statistical analysis plans (SAPs), programming)
    • Data analysis of real world evidence (e.g. for clinical studies and trials, regulatory purposes, academic publication, research) and the development of ML models 
    • Interfacing with clinical, technical, and regulatory teams in the development of experimental designs and in translating findings internally and externally 
    • Support communicating our statistical methodologies and findings from results internally and externally  

We’d love you to join us if you have:

    • Over 4 years of extensive experience of applying statistics in an industrial setting ideally in healthcare, a CRO or a similar clinical research function within the healthcare industry
    • Experience working in depth on 6 or more clinical research projects
    • A strong statistical background, ideally a MSc, PhD or equivalent in statistics, biostatistics or in a related discipline
    • Strong statistical programming skills, ideally with experience in SQL/Python/R
    • Comfortable with prototyping and communicating through spreadsheets (Google Sheets or Excel) 
    • Proven experience working and querying in large, complex and messy data sets
    • Good organisation skills and ability to work to tight timelines
    • A keen excitement for working with data in depth 

What we can offer:

    • πŸ₯ Save Lives - be part of a team that changes the way patients are cared for
    • πŸ‘¨‍πŸŽ“πŸ‘©‍πŸŽ“ Learner-centric Environment - We work in a fast-paced, high impact environment in which you can learn and grow your skill set
    • πŸ“ˆ Equity - We want you to be part of the Kheiron story and all employees will receive equity
    • 🌴 Time Off: 22 days + the days between Christmas & New Year + bank holidays
    • πŸ–₯ Technology - Latest IT equipment as well as any accessories you may need
    • ❀️ Health - We offer premium health coverage for you, your partner, and your children through Bupa
    • 😌 Mental Health - We support mental health through Spill 
    • πŸ‘¨‍πŸ‘©‍πŸ‘§‍πŸ‘§ Enhanced Parental Leave - Extended maternity and paternity leave
At Kheiron we celebrate diversity and inclusion, we strive for a work environment in which all individuals are treated fairly and respectfully, have equal access to opportunities and resources, and can contribute fully to the organisation's success. 
We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome everyone regardless of race, religion, gender, sexual orientation, age, disability, or marital status.

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