Interested in applying your talents to solve complex challenges that will save lives? Ready for an innovative and meaningful career? Then there’s never been a better time to join the team at Edwards Lifesciences. We’re currently expanding and seeking the best and the brightest talent from around the globe. Be inspired by our credo, and share in our quest to have a lasting impact on the world.

Biostatistician for Transcatheter Heart Valve Therapy (THV)

We are the global leader in transcatheter heart valve replacement technologies designed for the minimally invasive replacement of heart valves.

The purpose of this role is to carry out data preparation/cleaning and statistical analysis as required for market access activities. Provide analytical assistance where necessary to the broader (non-statistical) group activities.

This role is open for fresh graduates as well as people with experience.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Develop statistical programs as necessary to ensure the accuracy of the planned and completed analyses or complex exploratory analyses.
  • Provide analytical support during data preparation and cleaning for the analysis.
  • Provide independent validation of the statistical content in internal and external documents such as study reports, briefing documents, patient brochures, publications, etc.
  • Assist in authorizing results sections of study reports and supply statistical input for submissions and in response to regulatory questions, etc.
  • Play an active role in the commissioning of external data analytic services by vendors, being primary point of contact for statistical matters, assisting in the project management, deliverable, review, etc.

Education and Experience:

  • Master's Degree or equivalent in Statistics, Biostatistics, IT with Data Science BG, Biology with strong stats BG - suitable for fresh graduate or
  • 2 Years previous analytical experience in clinical trials Required or
  • Ph.D. or equivalent in in Statistics, Biostatistics, or related field internship, senior projects, or thesis in Statistics, Biostatistics or related field Required

Required Skills:

  • Excellent written and verbal English
  • Experience using software packages (R or S-Plus or SAS) required
  • Experience with MS Office Suite including Word, PowerPoint, and Excel
  • Analytical skills required
  • Good written and verbal communication skills and interpersonal relationship skills including consultative and relationship management skills
  • Proven expertise in SAS

Preferred Skills:

  • Experience in other programming languages/tools (SQL, VBA, JS, Python, SPSS, Stata,) is a plus

What is it like to work at Edwards Lifesciences in the Czech Republic?

As a global leader in patient-focused medical innovations, we offer rewarding opportunities and exciting challenges in a truly international, dynamic and friendly work environment.

We are committed to fostering a diverse and inclusive work environment where all employees can grow, personally and professionally. To achieve this, we offer on-the-job development, training opportunities and the support and guidance provided by dedicated employee groups (the Edwards Network of Women, Edwards Foundation charity team, sustainability activities, and others).

Edwards Lifesciences in the Czech Republic also offers the following benefits:

  • Competitive Compensation and Benefits package
  • Flexible working hours, remote working
  • Pension Plan Risk Life Insurance
  • Virtual Medical Clinic (online access to healthcare)
  • Meal Benefits
  • Service Awards
  • Enhanced Sick Leave Benefits
  • Flexible Benefit Plan (Cafeteria)
  • Employee Stock Purchase Program
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Comprehensive Wellness Program including onsite gym, Yoga, Pilates or SM System classes, massages, fresh fruit in the office, healthy lifestyle workshops, educational events, charity activities and much more.

Informace o pozici

Edwards Lifesciences AG, organizační složka
Pernerova 697/35, Praha – Karlín
Required education: Bachelor's
Required languages: English (Proficient)
Listed in: IS/IT: Consultations, analyses, and project management, Data scientist, Data analyst
Employment form
Employment form: Full-time work
Contract duration
Contract duration: Limited (temporary)
Employment contract
Employment contract: employment contract
Employer type: Employer

Edwards Lifesciences AG, organizační složka, Olga Švarcová