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.
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.
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.
Calithera Biosciences, Inc.