Karyopharm Therapeutics Inc.

  • Statistical Programmer

    Job Locations US-MA-Newton
    Job ID
    # of Openings
    Research and Development
    Regular Full-Time
  • Overview

    Karyopharm Therapeutics is a clinical-stage pharmaceutical company focused on the discovery
    and development of novel first in-class drugs directed against nuclear transport targets for
    the treatment of cancer and other major diseases.



    • Produce tables, figures and data listings using efficient programming techniques
    • Perform statistical analyses
    • Program SDTM and analyze datasets
    • Assist in the production of statistical reports and statistical sections of integrated clinical reports
    • Check own work in an ongoing manner to ensure first-time quality
    • Plan, communicate and implement the surveillance of the statistical programming activities performed by a CRO.
    • Provide statistical programming support for Data Monitoring Committee charters and associated statistical programming deliverables.
    • Coordinate statistical programming activities ensuring timelines are met and best practices implemented.
    • Communicate process improvement ideas within the department
    • Additional responsibilities as defined by supervisor/manager


    We will consider applicants at all levels (up to a Principal Stat Programmer)

    • MS in biostatistics, statistics, mathematics or related field
    • Minimum 2 years’ experience in biotech/pharma or CRO
    • Proficient in SAS programming
    • Detailed understanding of industry standards for database design (CDISC: SDTM, ADAM)
    • Extensive knowledge of relevant regulatory guidelines applicable to clinical development
    • Experience with NDA Preparation
    • Solid working knowledge of the relevant statistical and therapeutic areas
    • Working knowledge of SAS, familiar with SAS/GRAPH, and SAS/MACRO
    • Competent in written and oral English
    • Production of statistical reports and the programming of tables, listings and figures
    • Excellent analytical, problem solving, communication and organization skills with the ability to work simultaneously in multiple tasks and teams
    • Ability to work in a collaborative environment, drive to learn and improve skills
    • Ability to communicate statistical interpretation to non-scientists
    • SQL a plus


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