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Biological Sciences Associate at Pfizer

Pfizer is a leading pharmaceutical company that is committed to discovering and developing innovative medicines to improve the lives of patients around the world. With a strong focus on research and development, Pfizer offers exciting career opportunities for individuals with a passion for the biological sciences.

Senior Associate, Principal Statistical Data Scientist

As a Senior Associate, Principal Statistical Data Scientist, you will be responsible for supporting deliverables in the study/project/portfolio/standards team. This role involves performing medium to high complex statistical programming tasks independently with mentorship from Programming Leads within the organization. You will also be involved in co-leading or leading selected projects/initiatives/activities and study deliverables as needed.


Programming and Data Analysis

  • Support the development of statistical programming deliverables to support assets and study teams
  • Work independently on standards/study programming specific activities, collaborating with stakeholders across different time zones
  • Ensure adherence to high-quality programming standards in daily work
  • Contribute to the development and improvement of data standards
  • Develop, validate, and review datasets, TFL as per CDISC aligned Pfizer Standards or Pfizer Data Standards for Study/Project/Portfolio (Portfolio)
  • Explore and modify existing code base as needed
  • Ensure appropriate documentation and quality control throughout the study process
  • Understand and implement standard/study/project/portfolio requirements

Collaboration and Mentorship

  • Collaborate with study teams, clinicians, and statisticians on milestones and deliverables
  • Guide and mentor programmers within the team
  • Collaborate with SDSL’s on timelines, resource management, and deliverables

Qualifications / Skills

  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Statistics, Computer Sciences, Engineering, Pharmacy, Biological Sciences, IT, or related field
  • At least 5-6 years of relevant experience in a pharmaceutical, biotech, CRO, or Regulatory Agency
  • Understanding of clinical data and drug development process, CDISC standards required
  • Statistical programming and SAS hands-on experience
  • Good understanding of ICH and regulatory guidelines
  • Working knowledge of clinical data and relevant data standards
  • Strong written and oral communication skills, and time and project management skills
  • Strong problem-solving skills and ability to work with limited oversight

Location and Application

Work Location Assignment: Flexible

Pfizer is an equal opportunity employer and complies with all applicable equal employment opportunity legislation in each jurisdiction in which it operates.

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