Novo Nordisk

Clinical Data Scientist - Senior Statistical Progr...

Job description

If you wish to work in a highly professional, engaged and global environment where you can use your coding skills bringing clinical projects to market then we encourage you to apply for

this great opportunity. Novo Nordisk has a clear purpose of driving change in diabetes, obesity and rare diseases. In Data Science we plan on doing that with data, analytics, and digital technologies. Our purpose is to be the future as a global healthcare leader, we are therefore looking for Data scientists - statistical programmers to help us reach our goals.

Diversity, Equity and Inclusion is of main focus for Novo Nordisk and applicants are encouraged to apply independent of race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age.

About the position
As a Senior Clinical Data Scientist, you will be building clinical databases with data collected from clinical trials. You will also be a representative from data science when collaborating with stakeholders such as statisticians, medical writers, data managers and a team of clinical data scientists. In this role you will be responsible for planning and coordinating programming tasks for a team of clinical data scientist and occasionally programming statistical outputs. You will mainly work in SAS or R.

About the department
The Biostatistics department is a part of the Data Science organization and consists of 250 statisticians and statistical programmers globally. About 200 is situated in Denmark in Søborg and Aalborg offices. Biostatistics are organised in smaller units within clinical therapeutic areas ensuring close collaboration with our various stakeholders.

The ideal candidate should have a M.Sc. or Ph.D. within life science, computer science or a related area and extensive knowledge of programming and handling of databases. We see that you have at least 3 years of experience with biological or clinical data either within research or development is highly appreciated. Analysis of clinical data is highly regulated, therefore good documentation skills are needed.

Furthermore, experience with python, SAS, basic CDISC, ADaM or R-programming language and data analysis within clinical development is preferable but not a requirement. Good collaboration and communication skills as well as planning and organizing skills are needed for the job.

The position can be based in Denmark (Aalborg or Søborg with possibility of part time working from home).

Working at Novo Nordisk
We strive for always keeping our positive and collaborative atmosphere in our daily work and having a good work-life-balance. Working at Novo Nordisk includes, among other things, pension, six annual weeks of vacation, days off in connection with children sickness, access to staff associations and facilities.

For further information, please contact Morten Kanneworff on +45 3079 0573.

May 20th, 2022.

We will be evaluating and interviewing candidates on an on-going basis so don’t hesitate to apply today.

You do not need to attach a cover letter to your application, but please include a few sentences in English about why you are applying in your resume or CV.

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We commit to an inclusive recruitment process and equality of opportunity for all our job applicants.

At Novo Nordisk we recognize that it is no longer good enough to aspire to be the best company in the world. We need to aspire to be the best company for the world and we know that this is only possible with talented employees with diverse perspectives, backgrounds and cultures. We are therefore committed to creating an inclusive culture that celebrates the diversity of our employees, the patients we serve and communities we operate in. Together, we’re life changing.

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