1+ months

Senior Statistical Data Analyst II

WIRB-Copernicus Group (WCG)

General Information

Location: Chicago , Il

Organization: KMR Group INC

Job Type: Full Time - Regular

Description and Requirements

JOB SUMMARY: The Senior Statistical Data Analyst II will be involved in all aspects of statistical data analysis from determining the best statistical approaches to applying advanced analytics and statistics to answer key business questions relating to R&D and Clinical productivity and operations. The Senior Statistical Data Analyst II will work closely with senior leadership to integrate advanced analytics into the KMR data platform and services including predictive and prescriptive models, constrained optimization, deep learning and other methods. The position documents and presents the constructs of the statistical approach in both an internal and client facing role. The position requires a passion for data analysis and problem solving.


To be considered for U.S.-based positions unless currently employed by WCG, where permitted by applicable law (including any applicable reasonable accommodation, medical or religious exemption), candidates must have received or be willing to receive the COVID-19 vaccine by start date.

  • Bachelors or Masters degree in applied statistics, mathematics, or related field preferred.
  • Degrees in related fields with sufficient mastery of statistical principles through coursework, internships, experience, or a combination of those, are acceptable.


  • Minimum 3-5 years of experience working with complex datasets in a statistical capacity
  • Proficient in statistical programming language such as R or Python; working knowledge of SQL preferred
  • Skill in creating mathematical models that utilize:
    • Constrained Optimization
    • Multivariate Analysis through Linear Statistical Modeling, Factor Analysis etc.
    • Machine Learning or Predictive Modeling
  • Expertise in delivering data-driven applications in the form of APIs, dashboards or software packages
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office especially Excel
  • Demonstrated experience with data analysis, interpretation, and presentation
  • Familiarity with Project Management methodologies such as Agile, Scrum, or PMI
  • Knowledge or experience in the pharmaceutical industry a plus

ESSENTIAL DUTIES/RESPONSIBILITIES: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty and responsibility satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skills, and/or ability required.

  • Analyze data using advanced analytics and statistics, interpret results and deliver insights
  • Conduct background research and propose statistical methods and approaches to meet the needs of both client and internal projects.
  • Collaborate with a team of subject matter experts, analysts and developers to construct, validate and deliver data-driven applications that utilize machine learning, statistics and optimization
  • Deliver methodologies and results in the form of detailed technical write-ups or presentations
  • Work closely with senior leadership to create and present statistical and data concepts and products to clients and a non-technical audience
  • Create Data Pipelines, Data Collection Workflows with appropriate Data Modeling to construct, maintain or supplement a Data Warehouse
  • Other duties as assigned by supervisor. These may, on occasion, be unrelated to the position described here.
  • Consistent and predictable attendance and punctuality are essential functions of the position.


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PHYSICAL DEMANDS: The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is required to perform sedentary work which includes sitting for long periods of time and occasionally required to lift 25lbs (11.3 kg). Further guidance on physical activities, requirements, visual acuity, and working conditions is available in HCM.



Posted: 2021-11-02 Expires: 2022-01-02

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