Location:  Louvain-la Neuve, Belgium

PharmaLex Belgium (formerly Arlenda) is a company specialized in statistical consulting services to the
(Bio)pharmaceutical industry from discovery to health-economics. In the clinical development area, we
provide full statistical services from protocol to reporting, and clinical trial optimization. In Non-Clinical
Statistics, we partner with clients to reduce risk and improve efficiency across the product lifecycle, from
analytical laboratory to manufacturing floor. PharmaLex is a leader in Quality by Design methodology,
and a recognized expert in the practical application of Bayesian statistics. PharmaLex also offers clients
validated statistical software to speed development and assure compliance of critical laboratory
applications, such as creation and validation of assays.

PharmaLex supports a broad spectrum of clients in the pharmaceutical, medical devices, regulatory
bodies and biotechnology industries. Due to continued growth, we are recruiting a Junior statistician for
the Belgian office.


Junior Statistician: Clinical and Non-Clinical Statistics

Your Job

The candidate will be responsible for implementing and executing methodological and statistical
aspects of clinical studies and non-clinical projects:
  • Modeling of data and Design optimization
  • Promote and develop Bayesian thinking amongst scientists and statisticians
  • Clinical trials simulations / predictions
  • Preparation of statistical analysis plans/modeling and simulation plans
  • Conducting statistical analyses
  • Interpretation of analyses and writing of reports
  • Communication with customers about statistical analysis opportunities
  • Propose and apply Design of Experiment approaches for method and process development
  • Promote and implement Quality by Design thinking and Design Space methodology
  • Provide statistical support in the area of analytical laboratories
  • Participation in software development

Your Profile

  • Master or PhD degree in statistics
  • Has good experience with SAS, R and Stan programming
  • Knowledge in Design of Experiment
  • Knowledge in Bayesian statistics is a plus
  • Knowledge of the Healthcare industry is a plus
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Excellent analytical skills
  • Excellent English skills
  • Problem solving mentality
  • Set priorities and respect tight deadlines
  • Team player
  • Ready to work at client’s location

We offer

Besides an attractive compensation package, PharmaLex offers a maximum degree of empowerment, engagement with a team of statisticians with an unsurpassed level of
expertise in the client area, and opportunities for personal growth.

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