Principal Biostatician - Remote, US

  • Oculus Scientific
  • Remote, US

Salary Range: $165,000 - $185,000  

Company Overview:  
Our client is an innovative biotechnology startup dedicated to advancing breakthrough therapies in oncology, with a focus on precision medicine and improving patient outcomes.

Position Overview:  
We are seeking a Principal Biostatistician to play a pivotal role in our oncology-focused biostatistics team, contributing to the design, analysis, and interpretation of clinical trial data.

Key Responsibilities:

Statistical Analysis and Study Design:

  • Lead statistical planning, analysis, and interpretation of oncology clinical trials.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to design studies and develop analysis plans.

Data Integrity and Quality Control:

  • Ensure integrity and accuracy of clinical trial data through rigorous quality control measures.
  • Conduct statistical review of data outputs and contribute to data cleaning and validation efforts.

Regulatory Compliance and Submissions:

  • Ensure compliance with regulatory requirements for oncology clinical trials.
  • Contribute to the preparation of statistical sections for regulatory submissions.

Statistical Methodology and Innovation:

  • Stay abreast of emerging statistical methodologies and innovative approaches in oncology research.
  • Apply advanced statistical techniques to address complex challenges in oncology clinical trial design and analysis.


  • PhD or MS in Biostatistics, Statistics, or related field.
  • 6+ years of experience in biostatistics within oncology drug development.
  • Strong proficiency in statistical software (SAS, R) and clinical trial simulation tools.
  • Experience with adaptive trial designs and Bayesian methodologies preferred.
  • Excellent communication skills and ability to collaborate effectively in a cross-functional team environment.


  • Competitive salary and equity options.
  • Comprehensive benefits package, including health, dental, and vision coverage.
  • Opportunity to make a significant impact in oncology drug development.
  • Collaborative and dynamic startup culture with opportunities for growth and advancement.

Application Process:  
Interested candidates should submit their resume/CV and a cover letter outlining their qualifications and interest in the position to