Boston, Massachusetts

Job Posting Description

At Boston Children’s Hospital, the quality of our care – and our inclusive hospital working environment – lies in the diversity of our people. With patients from local communities and 160 countries around the world, we’re committed to reflecting the spectrum of their cultures, while opening doors of opportunity for our team. Here, different talents pursue common goals. Voices are heard and ideas are shared. Join us, and discover how your unique contributions can change lives. Yours included.

Join our acclaimed Biostatistics and Research Design Center, part of the Institutional Centers for Clinical and Translational Research and discover how your talents can change lives. This Center is home to a group of 15-20 faculty and Master’s statisticians with extensive involvement and long experience in the hospital’s program of pediatric research.
The Biostatistician III/ masters level candidate will consult and collaborate with investigators on the design, conduct, analysis and reporting of research projects which may include laboratory, interventional and observational studies.

The Biostatistician III/ will be responsible for:

• Developing study design and analysis plans, including sample size calculations and randomization schemes
• Statistical analysis of research studies
• Preparing organized and clear summarizes of analysis results
• Writing statistical methods sections for reports and manuscripts
• Participating in multidisciplinary team meetings to ensure successful completion of statistical deliverables    


  • Master’s degree in biostatistics or statistics. Master’s degree in other quantitative fields (eg. Epidemiology, economics, data sciences) can be considered depending on course work and experience.

  • 6 years of experience

  • Proficiency in a statistical programming package such as SAS, R or Stata 

  • Knowledge of longitudinal methods and clinical trials methodology is a plus.

  • Strong skills in data analysis and the effective presentation of results

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.

Please note: During a public health emergency, individuals in this role may be expected to take on additional duties to respond to organizational needs.
Boston Children’s Hospital is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status or disability.

Boston, Massachusetts

Boston Children's Hospital is a 404-bed comprehensive center for pediatric health care. As one of the largest pediatric medical centers in the United States, Boston Children's offers a complete range of health care services for children from birth through 21 years of age. (Our services can begin interventions at 15 weeks gestation and in some situations we also treat adults.)

We have approximately 25,000 inpatient admissions each year and our 200+ specialized clinical programs schedule 557,000 visits annually. Last year, the hospital performed more than 26,500 surgical procedures and 214,000 radiological examinations.

Our team of physicians and nurses has been recognized by a number of independent organizations for overall excellence, and we're proud to share some notable examples with you here.

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