2020 Statistics Summer Intern

  • Johnson & Johnson Innovation
  • Raritan, NJ, USA
  • Dec 03, 2019
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Description

Caring for the world, one person at a time has inspired and united the people of Johnson & Johnson for over 130 years. We embrace research and science - bringing innovative ideas, products and services to advance the health and well-being of people.
 
With $76.5 billion in 2017 sales, Johnson & Johnson is the world's most comprehensive and broadly-based manufacturer of health care products, as well as a provider of related services, for the consumer, pharmaceutical, and medical devices markets. There are more than 250 Johnson & Johnson operating companies employing over 125,000 people and with products touching the lives of over a billion people every day, throughout the world. If you have the talent and desire to touch the world, Johnson & Johnson has the career opportunities to help make it happen.
 
Thriving on a diverse company culture, celebrating the uniqueness of our employees and committed to inclusion. Proud to be an equal opportunity employer.
 
Janssen Research & Development, L.L.C, a member of Johnson & Johnson's Family of Companies is recruiting for Statistics & Decision Sciences Summer Interns in the Raritan, NJ, Titusville, NJ, Spring House, PA, and LA Jolla, California locations. Statistics & Decision Sciences collaborates closely Clinical Pharmacology & Pharmacometrics in a single aligned organization called Quantitative Sciences, as part of Janssen Research & Development, L.L.C.
 
For Statistics & Decision Sciences (SDS), summer internships are available for students working towards a PhD in Statistics, Biostatistics, or a related discipline. Students will have the opportunity to work with practicing statisticians and to learn about statistical applications specific to clinical or nonclinical pharmaceutical industry settings. Our teams benefit from the student's academic training and in turn contribute to the further professional development of the student as well as have a first-hand opportunity to evaluate the student's potential for future employment. 

In this role, students will be involved in activities such as: Supporting Research and Development in areas that range from Drug Discovery through Phase 2 and 3 clinical studies and concurrently, Pharmaceutical Manufacturing, including: Data preparation, graphical exploration of data, statistical model building and analyses, report writing, and writing of computer programs or applications associated with the statistical analyses. Other activities may include designing experiments, conducting simulations to evaluate optimal designs, and participation in methodological development.

Qualifications

  • Candidates must be enrolled in an accredited college/university pursuing (not necessarily taking classes) and pursuing the following degrees: PhD in Biostatistics, Statistics, or a related discipline.
  • Candidates must be available to work 10-12 weeks from May - August and have the ability to work full-time during that time.
  • Candidates must be legally authorized to work in the United States and not require sponsorship for employment visa status (e.g. H1-B status) now or in the future.
  • Demonstrated leadership is preferred.
  • Proficiency in R is preferred.
  • Candidates must be detail-oriented, highly organized and able to manage multiple tasks.
  • Candidates must have the ability to work individually (independently) as well as on a team.
  • A minimum G.P.A. of 3.0 is strongly preferred.
  • Participation in campus/community service activities is desired.
  • Students must be able to provide his/her own transportation to/from their work location. 
Johnson & Johnson is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.

Experience level of the applicant we want

College / Sixth form, High School