Johnson & Johnson Careers

EMEA Statistics Specialist/Manager

Health Economics R&D

Job Description

Requisition ID: 00001D6R

Janssen EMEA Market Access is looking for talented people to expand capabilities in statistics/ analytics/ to support Market Access in the EMEA region.
  • Provide statistical expertise at all stages of the design and implementation of observational outcomes projects from planning & design through to completion, in close collaboration with multi-disciplinary research teams:
    • provide input into the concept, design and development of observational study protocols to ensure appropriate and scientifically sound methods on study design and analysis are being used.
    • develop statistical analysis plans, perform and/or guide analyses
    • provide statistical insight in the interpretation and discussion of study results
    • contribute to study reports and publications.
  • Conduct descriptive and comparative effectiveness research using a variety of sources of large amounts of patient-level data from prospective and retrospective observational studies, registries, claims- and EMR- databases, and exploratory analysis of clinical trial-data; perform (network) meta-analyses of clinical trial results and support & develop cost-effectiveness modeling, across different therapeutic areas.
  • Provide thought leadership in statistics and pharmaco-epidemiology for the EMEA region, ensuring scientific validity and overall quality and accuracy of study results.
  • Optimize methodological expertise: maintain professional statistical standards by keeping track of new developments in statistical methodology and outcomes research, through literature review and attendance/participation at workshops and professional meetings.
  • Communicate analysis results through internal/external presentations and publications.
  • Contribute to spreading best practices / lessons learned within the region

  • Strong study design and statistical analysis skills: Demonstrated knowledge of biostatistics and observational study design and analysis; advanced technical expertise to design and perform outcome research projects/observational studies; Excellent knowledge in applied statistics and data analysis methodology.
  • Experience in performing real world outcomes research/comparative effectiveness based on registries, or administrative/EMR databases in a pharmaceutical environment is a plus.
  • Master’s or PHD degree in (applied) statistics, epidemiology, econometrics, health economics or related field with strong methodological and statistical background.
  • Being able to translate business questions into study design, analysis & results.
  • Ability to communicate advanced analysis plans and results in non-technical terms to a non-statistical audience
  • Analytical creative mind, passionate about translating data into business-critical information; intellectual curiosity, eager for continuous learning.
  • Solid hands-on experience with statistical programming language, by preference SAS (STAT, GRAPH, SQL and macros).
  • Ability to work independently as well as to collaborate in a multidisciplinary regional team and to manage multiple projects under tight deadlines.
  • Good written/oral communication skills, Fluent in English

Primary Location
Other Locations
Europe/Middle East/Africa
Janssen Pharmaceutica N.V. (7555)
Job Function
Health Economics R&D
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