Biostatistician in Silver Spring, MD

$100K - $150K(Ladders Estimates)

Medical Science & Computing, Inc.   •  

Silver Spring, MD 20901

Industry: Pharmaceuticals & Biotech


8 - 10 years

Posted 55 days ago

Duties & Responsibilities

MSC is currently searching for a Biostatistician to support a Scientific IT Program. This opportunity is full-time, and it is on site in the Washington, DC Metro area

Position Summary:

Serves as the Biostatistician for Program at the Food and Drug Administration.

Skills & Responsibilities:

  • Specialize in the application of statistics and/or computer technology to biological or public health studies applying the use of statistical software packages such as SAS, BMDP, SPSS, or PL/1.
  • Provide experience from a wide variety of applications areas such as decision science, data mining, expert systems, public health science, and education.
  • Provide expertise in the integration of a variety of heterogeneous public health information systems and databases; in the interaction of information security technology and the requirements for privacy and confidentiality of public health data; in new areas of interest to public health; with national and/or international standards development activities such as HL7, and in the application of advanced scientific visualization technology to public health science and practice.



  • MS plus ten (10) years' experience OR PhD plus five (5) years' experience in bioinformatics or applied science with large scale statistical analysis of complex multivariate data sets.
  • MS in Statistics or Bioinformatics
  • Experience in research organizations.
  • Ability to read, write, and communicate in English.

Valid Through: 2019-10-14