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Director – Biostatistics
Posted on 9/1/2022
San Francisco, CA, USA
Experience Level
Desired Skills
Data Analysis
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills and interpersonal skills are required
  • Demonstrates advanced data analytic expertise based on a foundation of statistical principles and a strong track record of applied experience leading to successful program support. Is effective in the use of relevant computational tools for study, experiment, or trial research objectives. Applies high quality statistical methodology in assigned projects with demonstrated understanding of the disease/scientific/functional area and health authority acceptability
  • Has a thorough understanding of clinical trials design and reporting process, as well as regulatory reporting requirements including electronic data submissions
  • Should have a strong statistical methods research background, as demonstrated by publications in peer-reviewed statistical journals. Provides senior level review of various technical documents. Ability to examine issues from various perspectives and apply appropriate concepts to address situations. Must be able to determine the functions most critical to company success and to support priorities within functional area
  • Has the ability to resolve study related issues and conflicts within a therapeutic project
  • PhD or equivalent degree in statistics/biostatistics or related disciplines with 10 years relevant work experience
  • Works collaboratively with staff from Clinical Development such as Clinical Research, Clinical Data Management, Statistical Programing, and Clinical Operation, as well as other Clinical, Pharmacovigilance, Regulatory and Project Management staff to meet project deliverables and timelines for statistical data analysis and reporting
  • Serves as function representative in internal and external teams across multifunctional project or functional areas
  • Is expected to oversee and contribute to the completion of all technical and operational statistical activities for a group of clinical trials for a compound/indication or equivalent through management of internal and external resources
  • Implements strategic initiatives
  • Works with the Head of the Biometrics Department and department peers to develop and monitor the department strategic direction and its alignment with company strategies
Vir Biotechnology

201-500 employees

Company mission
Vir Biotechnology is a clinical-stage immunology company developing therapeutic products to treat and prevent serious infectious diseases.
  • Comprehensive healthcare coverage
  • Employer matched 401(k)
  • Employee stock purchase plan
  • Childcare assistance
  • Tuition reimbursement
Company Values
  • Why We Work: To transform the care of patients with or at risk of serious infectious diseases throughout the world
  • Who We Are: Authenticty and Humility
  • What Drives Us: Fearless curiosity grounded in data
  • How We Act: Transparency and connection
  • When We Deliver: Determination and accountability
  • If In Doubt: Do the right thing, even when it's the hard thing