Job Title:

Senior Biostatistician


Altasciences Company Inc.


Toronto, ON

Main duties :

  • Lead the biostatistics portion of clinical studies, and collaborate with the Lead Statistical Programmer and project team;
  • Collaboration of research protocol for clinical projects;
  • Review and Revision of clinical reports, mainly for data analysis and interpretation of results from clinical trials;
  • Interacts with other departments (data management, clinical, scientific affairs, etc.) about statistical assessment of procedures and methods;
  • Development of statistical analysis plans;
  • Participate in the development of SAS programs and macro utilities pertaining to clinical trials;
  • Participate in the development of CDISC deliverables (STDM, ADaM, and Define-XML);
  • Participate in the development of tables of summary statistics and graphics for clinical aspects of clinical trials;
  • Randomization programs for clinical studies.

Required skills :

  • Master?s degree or a PhD in statistics, biostatistics or in a related field;
  • A minimum of five years of experience in a biostatistician role, including at least three years of experience in SAS programming;
  • A demonstrated experience in the development of statistical analysis plans and CDISC deliverables;
  • Knowledge in medical or in pharmaceutical fields as well as having experience in dealing with scientific affairs;
  • Knowledge of GCP and ICH Guidelines including international regulatory requirements for the conduct of clinical development programs;
  • Strong knowledge of statistical principles and concepts and demonstrated expertise in technical, and statistics terminology;

Language requirements :

  • Strong English written and oral skills are required.

Wage and working hours :

  • Annual salary of 95 000 $;
  • 37.5 hours of work per week.

Benefits package:

  • Eligibility to 15 days of paid vacation per year;
  • Medical, dental, life and long term disability insurance coverage.

Terms of employment :

Permanent position.


You can send your updated resume accompanied by cover letter explaining why you are qualified for the position to the attention of Fiorenza Cimaglia by:


Mail at 575, Armand-Frappier blvd, Laval (Qu├ębec), H7V 4B3 Canada

Posted 2019-08-20

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