Senior Statistician - Morrisville, NC-2001889 We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, age, citizenship, color, religion, sex, marital status, national origin, disability status, gender identity or expression, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
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We provide a challenging and rewarding work environment with a strong emphasis on process safety, as well as the safety of our employees and the communities we operate in and are always working to form the best team--especially from within, through an emphasis on lifelong learning and development. This allows for our employees to innovate and generate new ideas, put them into action, and gain insights from them to further advance our collective expertise.
And we are constantly striving to become an even better place to work. BASF has been recognized by Forbes Magazine in 2020 as one of America's Best Employers. We strongly support the spirit of collaboration through effectively involving team members and colleagues from other relevant units when developing and executing strategies and projects. Come join us on our journey to create solutions for a sustainable future!
Senior Statistician (2001889) - Morrisville, NC
Where the Chemistry Happens
The Regulatory Science Seeds and Traits (RSS) Senior Statistician will be responsible for providing statistical support to the design and analysis of regulatory studies in support of global deregulation and approval of seed and trait agriculture products across crops. These studies provide the basis for the regulatory safety assessments of our products worldwide. Areas of accountability include (i) consultation on study design and sample size estimation, (ii) statistical analysis, review, QC and validation, (iii) writing and review of statistical reports or statistical sections of study reports, and (iv) up to date on statistical requirements from regulatory authorities and respond to regulatory questions. The Senior Statistician will support RSS studies in compliance with Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs), Good Laboratory Practices (GLPs) and regulatory guidance. The work occurs within a global network of people, including study directors, scientists, product safety managers, regulatory affairs managers and QAU,etc.
Formula for Success
PhD degree in statistics, biostatistics or closely related field with at least 2 years of related experience, or a MS degree in statistics, biostatistics or closely related field with at least 6-8 years of related experience, or a BS degree in statistics, biostatistics or closely related field with at least 10 years of related experience.
Familiar with experimental design, sample size calculation, linear models, generalized linear models, non-linear models, multivariate, categorical data analyses, simulation and data visualization.
Experience in agricultural, biotechnology or pharmaceutical regulatory studies required. Experience of working under GLP or GCP preferred.
Consulting experience related to experimental design, statistical analysis and interpretation.
Experience in quality control procedures to ensure validity and quality of the statistical analysis and interpretation .
Demonstrated technical writing skills with writing reports or manuscripts.
Demonstrated ability to plan project activities and timelines.
Strong SAS programming skills in areas of data handling, modeling, reporting and graphics. SAS certificates preferred.
Proficient in R or other statistical software/tools.
Skilled in machine learning, data mining or data management.
Familiar with Microsoft Office.
Self-organization, planning and problem solving skills. Attention to detail.
Constructive and proven team working attitude.
Ability to effectively communicate with customers from various backgrounds. Skilled in technical writing and documentation.
Create Your Own Chemistry: What We Offer You
Adding value to our customers begins with adding value to you. You@BASF is the suite of benefits, perks, programs and unique opportunities we offer to support you--the whole you--in all stages of your life and career. With you@BASF, you create your own chemistry.
The total rewards that you receive as a BASF employee go way beyond a paycheck. From competitive health and insurance plans, to robust retirement benefits that include company-matching contributions, to making sure you never stop learning, we believe investing in you is investing in our success. Working for a large, global organization, you'll have a chance to grow professionally and personally, expand your network and build a rewarding and dynamic career.
BASF provides interesting and challenging learning and development opportunities to help you make the most of your talents and your job.
At BASF, we create chemistry – and have been doing so for 150 years. Our portfolio ranges from chemicals, plastics, performance products and crop protection products to oil and gas. As the world’s leading chemical company, we combine economic success with environmental protection and social responsibility. Through science and innovation, we enable our customers in nearly every industry to meet the current and future needs of society. Our products and solutions contribute to conserving resources, ensuring nutrition and improving quality of life. We have summed up this contribution in our corporate purpose: We create chemistry for a sustainable future.