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Statistician – Biostatistics

Company Overview

The Thrombosis Research Institute is a renowned institution dedicated to advancing research in the field of thrombosis and cardiovascular health outcomes. The institute has been involved in laboratory studies, randomised clinical trials and large international observational registries. The institute is now moving into the area of large national and regional databases, as well as studies that using administrative claims, laboratory results, EHR data, as well as large-scale biomedical databases like UK Biobank. For further information on the scope of our research, please visit:

The Thrombosis Research Institute is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, pregnancy, age, national origin, disability status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law. We encourage candidates from all backgrounds to apply.


We are seeking an enthusiastic and highly motivated individual to join our Biostatistics and Medical Writing team at the Thrombosis Research Institute in London. As part of a dynamic and growing team, you will have the opportunity to work with other statisticians and medical writers within our institute, as well as directly with leading clinicians and multi-disciplinary team members. You will play a crucial role in supporting our research aimed at improving cardiovascular health outcomes. You will work closely with cross-functional teams to analyse real-world evidence and apply statistical methodologies to derive meaningful insights. This position requires a strong foundation in statistics, experience in statistical coding, and a passion for using data to drive research in cardiovascular health.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Collaborate on current clinical research projects, help with the design of new clinical studies and publish research in clinical scientific journals
  • Apply statistical techniques to analyse real-world evidence related to thrombosis and cardiovascular health
  • Assist in the design and execution of experiments or studies related to cardiovascular health outcomes
  • Be part of our clinical research fellowship programme, designed to educate clinicians in research methodology
  • Develop and maintain statistical models to support research initiatives
  • Clean, prepare, and validate data for statistical analysis
  • Utilise statistical software, with a preference for SAS, to conduct data analysis and create visualisations
  • Prepare clear and concise reports and presentations to communicate findings to non-technical stakeholders
  • Stay up-to-date with industry trends and advancements in statistical methodologies
  • Support acquisition and implementation of new information sources, data collection strategies, and analytics
  • Help staff with data manipulation and analytic methods to improve analytic deliverables when required

Desired Skills and Experience:

  • A Master’s degree in an area pertinent to the subject area, e.g. statistics, epidemiology, predictive modelling techniques, etc. Candidates with a Bachelor’s degree with extensive working experience will also be considered
  • Strong knowledge of statistical concepts and methodologies
  • Proficiency in statistical coding, with a preference for SAS. Experience with R, Python, or other statistical software will also be considered
  • Good oral and written communication skills
  • Proven publication track-record in one or more of the following areas: statistics, machine learning, computational optimisation, open source software, predictive analytics, clinical research
  • Ability to apply data mining techniques and statistical modelling to large amounts of population health data to discover optimal treatment and utilisation patterns that can lead to improved health outcomes
Posted on: 9th November 2023
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