Senior Research Statistician, Global Medical Affairs (GMA) (Mchenry)

AbbVie in Mchenry, IL

  • Industry: Scientific Research - Health/Medicine/Pharmacology
  • Type: Full Time
position filled

The Senior Research Statistician, Global Medical Affairs (GMA) Statistics, Data and Statistical Sciences (DSS), will be responsible for providing analytical support to facilitate the implementation of HTA strategies and HTA submissions. The employee works in partnership with Global Market Access HTA Analytics group and other key stakeholders to provide and incorporate HTA requirements in clinical development and life-cycle management strategic plans in a scientific and statistically sound manner.


  • Working closely with HTA Analytics group, support study design, outcome measures, and statistical methodologies for clinical development programs with a particular focus on HTA requirements , and ensure that they are appropriate, scientifically sound, and consistent with the objective(s) of the scientific investigations.
  • Jointly with HTA Analytics group, assist with program-level Market Access statistical analysis plans to pre-specify specific HTA requirements, in alignment with internal cross-functional teams.
  • Work closely with DSS Clinical Statistics stakeholders and within GMA Statistics to gain TA and domain knowledge with regard to clinical study reports (CSR) and interpretation; understand and leverage existing analysis results from CSRs and GMA led studies to support HTA needs, as appropriate.
  • By partnering with the HTA Analytics group, support the identification and recommendation of appropriate statistical analysis methodologies and lead post hoc statistical analyses of clinical trial data and relevant real-world data sources to generate payer evidence and support HTA submissions; contribute to the Core Value Dossier (CVD) preparations, HTA re-assessments, and inquiries from HTA bodies.
  • Maintain technical skills and increase own knowledge of new statistical methodology and HTA environment with a focus in the areas of HTA application through scientific literature and attendance at professional meetings. Present own statistical research or review of the statistical literature at meetings and seminars.
  • Serve as internal subject matter expert for HTA related statistical methodologies and share best practices. Assist functional leaders in recruiting qualified personnel and arranging training opportunities for professional development of staff.

Level will be based on education and years of experience.


  • MS (with at least 4 years of experience) or PhD in Statistics, Biostatistics, or a highly related field.
  • High degree of technical competence and sound communication skills, both oral and written
  • Competence in experimental and RWE study design, descriptive statistics, inferential statistics, statistical modeling, and statistical programming. Knowledge of methodologies for confounding control and bias minimization in observational studies preferred
  • Programming knowledge and experience with SAS and/or R required
  • Able to identify data or analytical issues, and assist with providing solutions by either applying own skills and knowledge or seeking help from others Able to build strong relationship with peers and cross-functional partners to achieve higher performance. Highly motivated to drive innovation by raising the bar and challenging the status quo Willing to learn new knowledge and technology, open-minded and adapting for improvement, enthusiastic about innovation and a self-starter to make possibilities real Learns fast, grasps the 'essence' and can change the course quickly where indicated

Associated topics: drug safety, health economic and clinical outcomes research, health economic and outcomes research, hecor, heor, hospital consultant, liaison, medical affairs, protocol, usage

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