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Research Statistician - Barcelona, Spain
viernes, 08 de septiembre de 2017

Research Statistician
Location: Barcelona, Spain

About RTI
RTI is an independent non‐for‐profit research institute dedicated to conducting innovative, multidisciplinary research that improves the human condition ( With a worldwide staff of more than 4,150 people, RTI offers innovative research and development and a full spectrum of multidisciplinary services. Universities in North Carolina founded RTI in 1958 as the first scientific organization in and centerpiece of the Research Triangle Park, NC, USA. RTI Health Solutions ( is a division of RTI focused on pharmaceutical and biotechnology research. The site in Barcelona opened in 2007.

Main Responsibilities
Works effectively as a member of a cross‐functional team performing analyses of pharmaceutical research data particularly epidemiologic studies in large claims or electronic medical record databases in Europe and North America. Performs
 Data management tasks of extracting, importing, cleaning, and organizing raw observational data from large, complex databases
 Programming tasks to create analytic datasets from raw data files
 Statistical analyses of moderate to high technical complexity with limited oversight
 Analytic tasks to ensure quality of analysis/programming of other staff
Selects among existing approaches and techniques to complete varying assignments and learns new methods in response to project demands
Adapts programs and analyses as necessary to meet dynamic changes in analysis specifications
Collaborates to develop statistical analysis plans, generate table shells, and summarize results of statistical analyses to non‐statisticians
May prepare presentations for internal and external audiences
May provide statistical consulting to internal colleagues and/or pharmaceutical industry clients

Master’s Degree or higher in Statistics/Biostatistics or related field, with coursework and/or experience in Epidemiology preferred 4+ years of experience performing statistical tasks in pharmaceutical/healthcare research.
Demonstrated SAS programming skills as well as experience in study planning, programming, and data analysis.
Proficiency in Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, and Excel
Demonstrated effective communication (written, verbal, and presentation skills) in English
Excellent organizational and analytical problem solving skills; Ability to perform duties that require close attention to detail; Initiative and proactive Good interpersonal skills. Ability to operate in a team environment and be flexible in taking on and performing assignments as necessary.

Epidemiological background or experience, especially with observational studies and analyses of large, complex databases such as electronic medical records and claims databases.
Experience programming for studies utilizing UK CPRD, US claims data, Medicare, and/or MarketScan datasets highly valued RTI is an equal opportunity employer.
To apply for this position please send your CV and letter of interest (English only) to RTI