Statistician, Global Biostatistical Sciences

  • Amgen
  • Uxbridge, UK
  • 01/09/2021
Full time Data Science Data Engineering Data Analytics Big Data Data Management Statistics Biostatistics

Job Description


If you feel like you’re part of something bigger, it’s because you are. At Amgen our shared mission—to serve patients—drives all that we do. It is key to our becoming one of the world’s leading biotechnology companies. We are global collaborators who achieve together—researching, manufacturing and delivering ever-better products that reach over 10 million patients worldwide. It’s time for a career you can be proud of. Join us.

STATISTICIAN, Global Biostatistical Sciences


What you will do

In this vital role you will support the design of clinical trials and observational studies, operationalize the analysis and reporting activities ensuring all statistical aspects are of high quality and meet required standards. You will be a member of multiple study teams engaged in clinical research from early phase studies through to payer activities.

  • Providing statistical insight and contributions to study teams
  • Providing statistical review and quality control of key-study related documentation such as protocols, randomization specifications, statistical analysis plans and clinical study reports
  • Completing statistical analysis of individual studies/projects
  • Working in a team of statisticians, including members from external suppliers
  • Publishing research in scientific journals and books, presenting on statistical methodology in the biopharmaceutical setting at external scientific meetings
  • Communicating the role of the Global Biostatistical Sciences department, contributing to statistical training within Global Biostatistical Sciences and within Amgen

Be part of our team

You would be joining the Global Biostatistical Sciences team based in the US, UK, Japan and China, the team is part of the Center for Design and Analysis which encompasses experts in Design and Innovation, Biostatistics, and Data Sciences. We all work together to meet the demands of an industry-leading, fast paced, high throughput organization with commitment to innovation and quality.


What we expect of you

We are all different, yet we all use our unique contributions to serve patients. What we seek in you as an experienced professional, are these qualifications and skills:

  • Master’s degree in Statistics / Biostatistics or related subject with high statistical content
  • Good communication and organisational skills
  • An ability to work in teams and remain flexible to changing priorities
  • A keen interest in statistics and its application within a biotechnology company


What you can expect of us

As we work to develop treatments that take care of others, so we work to care for our teammates’ professional and personal growth and well-being.

  • Vast opportunities to learn and move up and across our global organization
  • Diverse and inclusive community of belonging, where teammates are empowered to bring ideas to the table and act
  • Generous Total Rewards Plan comprising health, finance and wealth, work/life balance, and career benefits


for a career that defies imagination

In our quest to serve patients above all else, Amgen is the first to imagine, and the last to doubt. Join us.