At Citizen Health, we have a singular mission: to improve the lives of the 350 million+ people suffering from rare and complex conditions. Leveraging our AI-powered data platform, we empower patients with seamless access and control over their health data that they can share across our multi-sided ecosystem with caregivers, providers and researchers to illuminate better treatment and support options, while bringing therapies to patients faster. We support thousands of patients, work with a rapidly growing network of patient advocacy organizations, and innovate with leading biopharma organizations to accelerate therapies, always ensuring patients remain at the center.

We are a team of patients, caregivers, researchers and builders who have had first-hand experience across the spectrum of rare disease. Led by a seasoned founding team with a history of successful exits in healthcare and consumer startups, and supported by top-tier investors, we are a close-knit, mission-driven group seeking exceptional talents to join us.

In this role, you will support the analytics team at Citizen Health where you will have the opportunity to shape the current and future state of our analytics core. You will be responsible for the generation and dissemination of insights derived from our real-world data products and working collaboratively with our Clinical Strategy, Partnerships, and Product teams. The successful candidate will bring their creative spirit to our industry’s most exciting and challenging problems, with a focus on the application of real-world evidence throughout the drug development life cycle.

Responsibilities

  • Support study design and execution to achieve research aims of internal and external stakeholders:
    • Identify key insights leveraging our real-world data to understand patients’ unmet needs, inform clinical guidelines, and accelerate drug development.
    • Generate code for descriptive and inferential statistics; represent key findings by creating compelling visualizations.
    • Support the development of statistical analysis plans in partnership with program leads and clients.
  • Contribute to the development and improvement of analytical modules tailored to Citizen Health’s data products and partners:
    • Serve as an expert in real-world data and the statistical methodologies used to generate real-world evidence.
    • Work closely with a cross-functional team, including clinical program managers and software engineers, to develop innovative real-world data products.
    • Explore novel statistical approaches through which real-world evidence can be used as a supplement to interventional trials.
  • Support our team in establishing Citizen Health as a real-world data leader:
    • Participate in research collaborations with external partners in academia, advocacy, and industry.
    • Contribute to the preparation of abstracts, posters, and manuscripts for publication and/or presentation.
    • Help to shape Citizen Health's suite of data products to ensure lasting satisfaction from our partners.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in quantitative sciences (Biostatistics/Statistics, Health Economics, Public Health, Epidemiology, Data Science, Bioinformatics, or equivalent).
  • 3+ years of relevant experience working with large healthcare datasets.
  • Expertise in at least one statistical programming language (e.g. R, SQL, SAS, Python); R is preferred, but we welcome applicants who are willing to learn.
  • Ability to work collaboratively and communicate ideas in oral and written form for both technical and non-technical audiences.
  • Demonstrated ability to deliver against timelines and execute in a rapidly evolving environment.
  • Preference will be given to candidates experienced in working with real-world datasets (e.g., claims, electronic health records), as well as rare disease and/or oncology subject matter.
  • Prior experience working in a start-up environment is a bonus.