Senior Biostatistician for Broad One Health Endectocide-based Malaria Intervention in Africa (BOHEMIA)

ISGlobal is seeking a Biostatistician who is interested in taking over and managing activities of the project BOHEMIA.

Key Responsibilities:
Contributes to study design for project clinical trials and allied studies
Contributes to data management including:
- Database design
- Data flow
- Data quality assurance
- Data cleaning as needed
- Internal data sharing
- External data sharing

Writes the statistical analysis plan for the main work package (safety and efficacy work package)
Contributes, if needed, in the development of the analytical plan for the other work packages (epidemiology, entomology, animal health, economics …)
Performs statistical analyses to help reaching conclusions and making decisions based on the trial results
Contributes to data visualization
Contributes to manuscript drafting
Provides guidance to collaborators involved in data analysis
Proposes different uses for already collected databases
Works with other malaria projects within ISGlobal to generate synergies and advance institutional goals
Participates in internal malaria and/or biostatistics meetings
Creates summaries of project status to present to the Data and Safety Monitoring Board (DSMB)
Attends the DSMB meetings

Required training and experience /Qualifications:
Working English proficiency
Degree in mathematics, statistics, epidemiology, biological or medical sciences
At least 5 years of experience with different types of clinical trials and across the clinical trial lifecycle, including study design, protocol development, data management and analysis
Expert management of statistics software at efficient program level to assure reproducibility of data analysis.
Experience with version control

Experience with data management systems:
Excellent communications and collaboration skills, experience working in diverse cultures

Preferred qualifications:
Previous experience in malaria and global health
Previous experience in prevention trials, including vector or vaccines
Working experience in Spanish or Portuguese
Experience with Stata, R, Java or Python
Familiarity with RedCap and ODK

Results-oriented approach to problem solving
Accustomed to team work
Ability to work independently where necessary
The post holder will adhere to ISGlobal principles contained in People management policy, including Equity, diversity and health safety. The post holder will respect, and accountable to ensure ISGlobal policies and procedures.

Language level:
Working English proficiency
Working experience in Spanish or Portuguese (preferred)