Johnson & Johnson Careers

REAL WORLD EVIDENCE SUMMER INTERN

Titusville, New Jersey
Administration


Job Description

Requisition ID: 4491190125

Job Description

Janssen Scientific Affairs (JSA), a member of the Johnson & Johnson Family of Companies, is recruiting for a summer interns to work in the Real-World Analytics and Alliances (RWAA) organization’s Scientific Writing team at the Titusville, NJ location.

 

At Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson, what matters most is helping people live full and healthy lives. We focus on treating, curing and preventing some of the most devastating and complex diseases of our time. And we pursue the most promising science, wherever it might be found.

 

Janssen Scientific Affairs, LLC is committed to transforming patient and population health through scientific evidence.   We are Janssen. Our mission drives us. Our patients inspire us. We collaborate with the world for the health of everyone in it.

 

The RWAA organization is focused on meeting the needs of our value-driven healthcare system by using high-quality research activities to assess the value of Janssen’s products and services through real world evidence generation, advanced analytics, and external partnering.  This team of tenured researchers is responsible for building industry-leading capabilities across pharmaceutical scientific and commercial functions, working closely with colleagues in Data Sciences, Medical Affairs, Health Economics, Market Access, Epidemiology and other evidence-generating functions and external thought leaders.  Using real-world data from health claims, electronic health records and other sources, the team develops innovative observational study designs and employs advanced analytics to better understand the effectiveness of pharmaceutical interventions, patient journey and disease burden. The RWAA summer intern will work with the Design & Analytics team and focus on preparation/execution of study protocols and statistical analysis plans, literature reviews, data analysis and summary, and peer-reviewed scientific publication preparation. In addition, the intern will have the following opportunities:

  • Collaborate with data scientists to gain familiarity with statistics, epidemiology and advanced analytical tools by utilizing large, secondary databases.
  • Understand the value and role of real world evidence generation in our current healthcare system and in payer negotiations
  • Gain familiarity with Janssen therapeutic areas, such as cardiovascular disease, oncology, neuroscience, metabolic health, immunology and infectious disease.
  • Develop competency in the analysis and interpretation of real world data
  • Develop scientific writing skills
  • Prepare and conduct presentations on scientific and outcomes research  
  • Gain familiarity with the pharmaceutical industry

Expected hours:  Position involves approximately 8 hours of work per day, Monday through Friday (a 40-hour workweek) in Titusville, NJ.  



Qualifications
Qualifications/Requirements
  • Currently enrolled in an accredited college/institution pursuing a graduate degree in the fields described below and with an interest in data sciences and advanced analytics. 
  • Familiar with study design in observational research and parametric/non-parametric statistical methods (eg, generalized linear models, Kaplan-Meier survival estimates).  
  • Available for at least 10 weeks over the 2019 summer.
  • Skilled at programming in SQL and statistical packages such as SAS, R, Stata.
  • Must be legally authorized to work in the United States without limitations and require no sponsorship for visa status now or in the future (e.g. H1-B status).
  • A minimum 3.0 GPA is preferred.
  • Position will be based in Titusville, NJ and involves approximately 8 hours of work per day, Monday through Friday (a 40-hour work week). 
  • Candidates must be able to provide their own transportation to the work location.
  • Housing is not provided; there is no reimbursement for interview-related expenses.
  • Majors Targeted: Graduate students in biostatistics, epidemiology, economics, psychology, computer science, public health or related fields.

 Johnson & Johnson is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.



Primary Location
United States-New Jersey-Titusville-
Organization
Janssen Scientific Affairs, LLC (6120)
Job Function
Administration
Requisition ID
4491190125