Looking for a collaborative, fun company with room for growth?
IMS, Inc. is a recognized leader in the biomedical IT field, with clients including the NCI, CDC, & major pharmaceutical firms. We are a diverse group of people with a focus on product quality, customer satisfaction, & enjoying what we do. We have a relaxed, friendly work environment, where employees are recognized for the work that they do. Add to that work/life balance, social events, casual dress, & no cubicles- that’s why many employees have stayed with us.
Join us as a Statistician/Programmer & see what makes IMS such a unique place to work!
As a Statistician/Programmer, you will:
Collaborate & support the National Cancer Institute in their work studying genomics, cancer rates, determinants of cancer, cancer treatment, & prevention
Develop statistical methods and data analysis procedures to analyze genomic studies, observational studies, intervention, trials & laboratory studies
Conduct statistical analysis, interpret & publish their results
Work with cohort & case/control studies & population-based data sources to model trends in incidence, mortality & survival
Perform other programming & statistical analysis related duties as assigned
To be eligible for this position, you must meet the following requirements:
MS/PhD in Stat or related field from a U.S. DOE accredited institution with a 2.9+ GPA
0-5 years of experience
Experience with genetic analysis preferred
Knowledge of R
Knowledge of software development methodology
Knowledge of genetic research a plus
Knowledge of SAS, C, C++, & other higher level programming languages preferred
Familiarity with modern biostatistical analysis techniques including spatial analysis & survival analysis methods
Demonstrated strong verbal & written communication skills
Demonstrated ability to relay technical information to clients & users in layman terms
Demonstrated strong analytic & problem solving skills
Demonstrated customer service skills
Excellent attention to detail & organization skills
Must be able to multi-task, meet deadlines, & work within a team
IMS is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national or ethnic origin, age, disability, protected veteran status, or other characteristic protected by applicable law.
Internal Number: 15.21B
About IMS, Inc.
Information Management Services (IMS) is an expanding biomedical computing firm, with several locations in the Washington, DC metropolitan area. Developing sophisticated software products and web applications in support of biomedical research, IMS is recognized as a leader in the biomedical information technology field. Our clients include the National Cancer Institute, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, and major pharmaceutical firms. IMS products are used around the world, and results from research collaborations are published in the news and scientific journals.
IMS values our employees and the contributions that they make to our success. In fact, we are proud that many of our employees have chosen to stay with IMS and make their careers with us. We see it as a testament to the work we do and the environment we have created. We provide a collaborative, relaxed, and friendly work environment, where the focus is on product quality and customer satisfaction. We mentor our employees as they take the initiative and develop their skills to advance to the next level.