Statistical Scientist

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Job Title: Statistical Scientist
Location: Residence Based, Nationwide United States, USA
Company: Bayer
Industry Sector: Agribusiness
Industry Type: Plant & Soil Sciences, Seed & Biotechnology
Job Type: Full Time
Salary: Competitive
Job Description:


At Bayer we're visionaries, driven to solve the world's toughest challenges and striving for a world where ,Health for all, Hunger for none' is no longer a dream, but a real possibility. We're doing it with energy, curiosity and sheer dedication, always learning from unique perspectives of those around us, expanding our thinking, growing our capabilities and redefining 'impossible'. There are so many reasons to join us. If you're hungry to build a varied and meaningful career in a community of brilliant and diverse minds to make a real difference, there's only one choice.


Statistical Scientist 




The primary responsibilities of this role, Statistical Scientist, are to: 


  • Apply statistical reasoning and statistical methods for applications in biology;
  • Provide statistical consulting leadership to identify the appropriate experimental design for a study protocol, including sample size computation, and conduct analysis to answer critical study questions;
  • Create analysis data sets, statistical summary tables, listings, figures, and statistical reports;
  • Use advanced statistical techniques and tools, and strong business acumen to deliver insight, recommendations, and solutions;
  • Perform inferential analyses, including documentation, to support decision-making and regulatory submissions, publications, and scientific presentations;
  • Identify limitations, improves upon existing methodologies, and finds novel applications of existing methodologies;
  • Clearly explain technical and non-technical aspects of their work to other statisticians and stakeholders, both orally and in writing;
  • Keep abreast of regulatory and statistical issues and keep management informed of associated activities;
  • Serve as expert on the Study Team or Integrated Analysis Team for statistical aspects including those related to scientific and regulatory issues;
  • Be an Statistical expert for an indication or a special statistical methodology with regard to issues, inquiries, requests for support, and other associated activities in the indication;
  • Be an advisor for an indication or on special statistical methodology on complex statistical, scientific, and regulatory issues in the indication;
  • Partner to Statistics and Data Science Organizations for solving complex problems.




Your success will be driven by your demonstration of our LIFE values. More specifically related to this position, Bayer seeks an incumbent who possesses the following:


Required Qualifications:


  • Bachelors degree with at least five years of experience, or Masters with at least two years of experience, or Ph.D. in Statistics, Biostatistics, or Mathematics with a specialization in Statistics;
  • Expertise in wide range of statistical techniques including, but not limited to experimental design, general and generalized linear mixed models, non-linear mixed models, multivariate statistics, non-parametric analysis, and Bayesian statistics;
  • Demonstrate intermediate proficiency in computational skills and an intermediate level of experience processing data, conducting statistical analysis, and visualizing results in R and python;
  • Strong communication competencies to include presentations and delivery of complex quantitative analyses in a clear, concise, and actionable manner to extended team and small groups of key stakeholders;
  • Ability to actively engage with internal partners and external collaborators to align project outcomes with quantitative success measures.


Residence based work may be available for this role.

Relocation is available for this role.




Bayer offers a wide variety of competitive compensation and benefits programs. If you meet the requirements of this unique opportunity, and want to impact our mission Science for a better life, we encourage you to apply now. Be part of something bigger. Be you. Be Bayer. 
To all recruitment agencies: Bayer does not accept unsolicited third party resumes.
Bayer is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Disabled/Veterans
Bayer is committed to providing access and reasonable accommodations in its application process for individuals with disabilities and encourages applicants with disabilities to request any needed accommodation(s) using the contact information below. 

IMPORTANT NOTE for POTENTIAL US CANDIDATES: Bayer expects its employees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Bayer active employees are required to disclose their vaccination status and if fully vaccinated, provide proof of vaccination status before participating in approved activities for fully vaccinated employees. Bayer defines fully vaccinated in alignment with CDC which is two weeks after completing the two-dose vaccine regimen or two weeks after completing the one-dose regimen. Additionally, if candidates are invited on site as visitors for in person interviews, they must provide proof of being vaccinated and comply with all safety protocols. Bayer will engage in an interactive process with individuals who request a vaccine exemption for qualified medical or religious reasons.  
Location: Residence Based|Chesterfield     
Division: Crop Science    
Reference Code: 591704     
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Job Post Date: 03/30/22
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