1+ months

Manager, Statistics

Andover, MA 01810
The Pharmaceutical Science and Manufacturing Statistics group supports a wide variety of activities in drug development and manufacturing spanning both new chemical and biological entities. This position is located at the Andover, MA facility.


+ Provide primary statistics support to the science and technology lines within Biotherapeutics Pharmaceutical Sciences: spanning drug substance, drug product, and analytical method development, as well as regulatory activities.

+ Collaborate with scientists to plan meaningful studies, statistically analyze, and communicate / document the results.

+ Demonstrate leadership in influencing and improving workflows by identifying, developing, and applying new quantitative methods as needed to solve problems in pharmaceutical research.

+ Participate in the group's education initiative by teaching courses such as experimental design, measurement systems analysis, and quality control.

+ Pursue business-related research interests and represent Pfizer externally.


+ M.S. - Statistics, with two or more years industrial consulting experience.

+ Statistical knowledge through coursework and/or demonstrated statistical application in general linear models, experimental design, variance components.

+ Familiar with basic chemistry, biology, and / or engineering.

+ Sound computational skills: SAS, S+ / R, or equivalent, and knowledge of a variety of commercial packages.

+ Exceptional oral and written communication skills in explaining complex statistics in the context of experimental objectives to those with little or no statistical background.


+ Ph.D. - Statistics, with one or more years industrial consulting experience.

+ Statistical knowledge through coursework and/or demonstrated statistical application in mixed models, nonlinear models, and quality control.

+ Prior experience working in pharmaceutical research and development, specifically with protein-based therapies.

+ Proven track record of integrating statistical techniques and solutions into pharmaceutical / engineering applications to achieve business results.

+ Statistical experience in a regulated scientific environment and knowledge of ICH guidance and pharmacopoeia monographs

+ The flexibility to balance many projects and customers simultaneously.

+ The ability to be independent and learn new skills quickly.

+ The aptitude to identify and understand relevant scientific literature and apply knowledge gained from these sources.

+ Familiar with the drug development and manufacturing process

+ Basic knowledge about Quality by Design

**Sunshine Act**

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**EEO & Employment Eligibility**

Pfizer is committed to equal opportunity in the terms and conditions of employment for all employees and job applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, gender identity or gender expression, national origin, disability or veteran status. Pfizer also complies with all applicable national, state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment as well as work authorization and employment eligibility verification requirements of the Immigration and Nationality Act and IRCA. Pfizer is an E-Verify employer.

**Other Job Details:**

+ Eligible for Relocation Package

+ Eligible for Employee Referral Bonus

+ \# **LI-PFE**

N (Other) (United States of America)

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


Posted: 2019-07-25 Expires: 2019-10-25

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