Colorado Healthcare Jobs

Colorado Jobs

Job Information

Anthem, Inc. Principal HealthCore Biostatistician in Colorado Springs, Colorado


SHIFT: Day Job

SCHEDULE: Full-time

HealthCore, Inc.

Your Talent. Our Vision. At HealthCore, Inc., an independently-operating subsidiary of Anthem, Inc. and a health services research firm, it’s a powerful combination. It’s the foundation upon which we’re creating greater access to care for our members, greater value for our customers and greater health for our communities. Join us and together we will drive the future of health care.

Principal HealthCore Biostatistician

This position can be filled at any location

HealthCore, Inc., a health services research firm, is seeking a Principal Biostatistician with experience in the healthcare consulting or biopharmaceutical industry to join our dynamic company. Founded in 1996, and now an independently-operating subsidiary of Anthem, Inc., HealthCore provides the health care system, biopharmaceutical industry, academia, and the Federal Government with "real-world" data to improve the quality, safety, and affordability of healthcare. HealthCore’s projects range from retrospective to large-scale, prospective studies in the areas of drug, vaccine, and medical device safety surveillance, risk management, pharmacoepidemiology, health outcomes, pharmacoeconomics, and comparative effectiveness research.

The Principal Biostatistician is responsible for leading and oversight of expert clinical research analysis for the HealthCore Biostatistical reporting team. Primary duties may include, but are not limited to:

  • Lead statistical activities on complex and/or multiple clinical research projects; Meet with statistical team to review and prioritize tasks, provide advice and guidance, and review work

  • Collaborate with investigators and sponsors on protocol development; Oversee quality control with project statisticians executing analyses

  • Resolve statistical issues brought for escalation

  • Oversee and execute on the development of project reports, such as reports for DSMB, FDA or clinical study reports for sponsor; Collaborate with investigators and co-authors on the writing of study manuscripts, generate concepts or provide feedback on concepts, develop and execute analysis plan


  • Requires a PhD and 7+ years of postdoctoral research experience with increasing responsibility; or

  • Master’s degree and 11+ years of experience; or any combination of education and experience, which would provide an equivalent background.

  • Exhibited publications record and established areas of research. Statistical applications must include high level of proficiency with SAS, and other appropriate analysis software packages as R and PASS.

Working at HealthCore

In addition to a dynamic work environment, HealthCore offers a competitive salary and an outstanding benefits program including a 401(k) plan; health, dental, and vision insurance; discounted fitness club membership; life, AD&D, short and long-term disability insurance coverage; tuition assistance, and an employee stock purchase plan and free parking. As an independently operating subsidiary of Anthem, HealthCore offers the resources of the nation’s leading health benefits company in a small company environment. HealthCore is headquartered in Wilmington, DE, midway between New York City and Washington, DC, with offices in Watertown, MA, Andover, MA and Alexandria, VA.

Anthem, Inc. is ranked as one of America’s Most Admired Companies among health insurers by Fortune magazine and is a 2018 DiversityInc magazine Top 50 Company for Diversity. To learn more about our company and apply, please visit us at An Equal Opportunity Employer/Disability/Veteran