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Biostatistician III

Biostatistician III

Job Location 
TX-Ft. Sam Houston
# of Openings 
Security Clearance 
Active Secret or Interim Secret
Percentage of Travel Required 
See Travel
Regular Full-Time

More information about this job


  • Create research analytic datasets by applying data management and programming skills
  • Perform basic descriptive and complex multivariate statistical analyses
  • Prepare tabular and graphic displays of research data
  • Prepare study protocols and related statistical analysis plans
  • Produce abstracts, reports, presentations, and/or peer-reviewed publications
  • Analyze and interpret data and prepare formal responses to research questions received from external sources
  • Collaborate with data retrieval staff to extract data from existing large in-house data registries
  • Perform complex statistical analyses including multivariate modeling
  • Provide expertise in developing study design, and statistical analysis plans


  •  Education:
    • Masters or PhD degree in biostatistics, epidemiology, demography, or a relevant field of health or social science
  • Required Knowledge/Experience:
    • Minimum of 5-8 years of relevant experience analyzing medical or health-related data
    • Proficiency with SAS statistical analysis software to perform data management, basic descriptive analysis and graphing, and advanced statistical analysis including
    • Proficiency with multivariate modeling
    • Continuing management and statistical analysis skills
    • Working knowledge of relevant medical, epidemiologic, and statistical literature applicable to trauma and injury research
  • Preferred Knowledge/Experience:
    • Advanced statistical analysis skills such as regression modeling (linear and logistic), time-to-event methods (survival and hazard models), and generalized models
    • Previous experience in data management and analysis of medical and/or health-related data
  • Travel:
    • June 16th, 5 nights: Society for Epidemiologic Research (Miami, FL). To attend and present research findings at a major scientific conference
    • August 16th, 5 nights: Military Health System Research Symposium (Ft. Lauderdale, FL). To attend and present research findings at a major military health conference

Other Responsibilities

  • Perform other tasks consistent with the goals and objectives of the department/contract
  • Perform other duties as assigned by Program Manager

Invest in a company that invests in you! Copper River provides its employees with ample opportunities for career growth and development. Tuition reimbursement is offered to help employees further their education and skillset. Other perks include Open Leave, 401k matching with immediate vesting, Medical, Vision, and Dental coverage.


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Disclaimer: The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work performed by employees assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of personnel so classified.