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Position Summary

We are looking for a self-motivated, diligent individual to join our Insights & Analytics team to support our growing Analytics function within our Real-World Evidence (RWE) team. The SDS is an integral member of project teams, responsible for formulating, designing, and overseeing execution of analyses that draw insights from real-world data, e.g., claims data. The individual is also responsible for effectively communicating cross-functionally with all project team members and explaining complex methods/results to non-technical clients. The position requires an entrepreneurial spirit, as he/she will guide the development of innovative analytical offerings and champion the use of advanced analytics throughout the company.

Position Responsibilities

§ Analytics

o Translate the client’s business problem into an addressable question, whether the problem is from the outcomes research (e.g., comparative effectiveness) or commercial (e.g., market sizing) domain

o Design the appropriate study, balancing the use of descriptive statistics, statistical modeling, and/or machine learning

o Develop and execute analysis plans independently

o Synthesize analytical results and frame the interpretation in terms of the client’s needs

§ Communication

o Explain complex methods in a clear, articulate manner to non-technical audiences, both internal and external

o Partner with other RWE functions (Client Engagement and Data Solutions) to deliver on projects and improve operational efficiency

o Collaborate with other data science team members and, as needed, broadly across the cross-functional RWE team

§ Business development

o Contribute to client project proposals, owning the analytical approach formulation and description

o Collaborate cross-functionally to support key client relationships on an ongoing basis

§ Innovation

o Identify and manage internal innovation initiatives, e.g., new analytical offerings

o Lead specific initiatives from ideation to proof-of-concept

o Champion the offering internally and externally

§ Staff development

o Engage in training, support and mentorship of junior staff members

Position Requirements

Education: MS or PhD in Statistics, Data Science, Epidemiology or other related fields

Work Experience: 3+ years of professional experience in analyzing healthcare administrative claims data (e.g., Komodo, MarketScan, CMS, IQVIA, Symphony) or other healthcare datasets. Experience with life sciences real-world data is a must.

Other Important Skills:

§ Experience working in analytics projects in the pharma domain deriving actionable insights

§ Experience analyzing real world data (RWD), particularly administrative claims data

§ Extensive experience with MS Office Suite (Excel & PowerPoint)

§ Experience in SQL and any of the following -Python/R

§ Ability to come up with data methodologies that efficiently manipulate huge data sets (multi-million record complex relational databases)

§ Experience in multivariate analyses (e.g., matching, regression, hypothesis testing) and observational studies

§ Successful experience working in a global environment an advantage

§ Previous experience in Healthcare analytics strongly preferred

§ Strong problem solving and critical thinking skills

§ Strong presentation, verbal, and written communication skills

§ Intellectual curiosity, interest, and background in healthcare topics

§ Ability to manage time and work on multiple projects concurrently in a fast-paced environment

§ Excellent communication in English (written and verbal) and interpersonal relations

§ Interest in helping develop and grow our RWE group

TRINITY is a trusted strategic partner, providing evidence-based solutions for the life sciences. With over 20 years of experience, we are committed to solving our clients’ most challenging problems through exceptional levels of service, powerful tools, and data-driven insights.

TRINITY’s range of products and services includes industry-leading benchmarking solutions, powered by TGaS. To learn more about how we are elevating life sciences and driving from evidence to action, visit trinitylifesciences.com.

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