Sr. Statistical Programmer/Manager Statistical Programming

Calithera Biosciences, Inc. South San Francisco , CA 94080

Posted 2 months ago

Sr. Statistical Programmer/Manager, Statistical Programming

Calithera Biosciences, Inc. is seeking a highly motivated Senior Statistical Programmer/Manager, Statistical Programming, to join its Biometrics Department.

Background

Calithera Biosciences is a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company pioneering the discovery and development of targeted therapies that disrupt cellular metabolic pathways to preferentially starve tumor cells and enhance immune-cell activity. Driven by a commitment to rigorous science and a passion for improving the lives of people impacted by cancer and other life-threatening diseases, Calithera is advancing a pipeline of first-in-clinic, oral therapeutics to meaningfully expand treatment options available to patients. Calithera is headquartered in South San Francisco, California.

Major Responsibilities and Accountabilities:

  • Ability to build and lead the programming team for the company.

  • Depending on experience, the position can be the head of the statistical programming group.

  • Creates standards, tools, and processes that improve the efficiency of producing analyses across molecule programs.

  • Oversees CRO and contractors for general programming activities including regulatory filings.

  • Hands on ability to produce statistical outputs and reports for clinical trials and publications.

  • Have good understanding of FDA/health authority submission process.

  • Collaborates with cross-functional study teams across various of molecules/disease areas, and communicates effectively with team members.

  • Ability to incorporate innovative tools and methods where needed is advantageous.

  • Knowledge of biomarker and PK/PD data is advantageous.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree (advanced degree preferred) in programming related field (e.g. Statistics, Mathematics, Computer Science, Bioinformatics, etc.). Programming experience with SAS is required (R and other languages would be a plus).

  • Knowledge of clinical development and regulatory filing is required. Oncology experience is preferred.

  • Efficient hands on programming ability to handle variety of projects and rapidly adapt to changing project and strategic requirements.

  • Ability to manage team and CRO.

  • Continuous learning to increase knowledge in drug development, diverse therapeutic areas, and current technology trends for analyses and visualizations.

Calithera Biosciences, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer & prohibits unlawful discrimination based on race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, national origin/ancestry, age, disability, marital and veteran status.


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Sr. Statistical Programmer/Manager Statistical Programming

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