Round Lake, IL
Req ID 55738BR
Research & Development
Location of Position
Round Lake, IL
Summary: Responsible for the design, development, and execution of quality, engineering and manufacturing projects. Translating project goals into experimental designs and statistical analyses plans. Perform statistical analyses using applicable software and methodology. Report results to clients via presentations and written reports in compliance with regulatory requirements.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
This section contains a list of five to eight primary responsibilities of this role that account for 5% or more of the work. The incumbent will perform other duties assigned.
•Advise clients on statistical issues related to protocol study design for pre-clinical, R&D, quality, engineering, manufacturing and other investigative studies, and provide guidance.
•Design experiments including sample size to achieve client objectives, write or assist with writing statistical section of protocol, analyze data from protocol studies using appropriate statistical software, and provide presentation of results and/or write statistical report to document results.
•Provide clients with practical and meaningful verbal/graphical interpretation of statistical results and document results in reports. Some reports may be used for FDA submissions and/or inquires.
•Review client reports based on statistical report(s) previously written, and provide feedback.
•Apply scientific and technical background beyond statistical expertise to aid in the understanding of problems being addressed by the technical functional groups..
•The statistician will stay abreast of new statistical methodologies and explore, develop and specify new innovative statistical solutions where applicable
•Qualifications: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. List knowledge, skills, and/or abilities required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform essential functions.
•Demonstrated problem solving skills
•Demonstrated ability to work across functional areas.
•Excellent oral, written, presentation and interpersonal communication skills
•A minimum of MS in Applied Statistics with BS in preferably Materials Science and Engineering or Chemical Engineering or Mechanical Engineering plus 2-5 years of applied experience, or PhD 1-2 year industry experience
A major in mathematics or computer science is a plus. Demonstrated in depth knowledge of statistical software such as JMP, S-plus, R, Minitab and SAS.
•In-depth knowledge in area such as material engineering, experimental design, Bayesian analysis, mixed models, simulations and optimization is a plus.
Doing Work that Matters
Baxter provides its employees with comprehensive compensation and benefits. To view additional opportunities at Baxter and to learn more about the company, please visit our Web site at company website. EOE M/F/D/V.
Baxter International Inc. (NYSE:BAX), through its subsidiaries, develops, manufactures and markets products that save and sustain the lives of people with hemophilia, immune disorders, infectious diseases, kidney disease, trauma, and other chronic and acute medical conditions. As a global, diversified healthcare company, Baxter applies a unique combination of expertise in medical devices, pharmaceuticals and biotechnology to create products that advance patient care worldwide. Baxter had 2012 sales of $14.2 billion and has approximately 50,800 employees.