Novavax Non-Clinical Statistician Intern in Gaithersburg, Maryland

Are you ready to work for one of Washington's Top Workplaces? At Novavax, a clinical-stage vaccine company, we are creating tomorrow's vaccines today! We seek to attract, develop, and retain talented people who share our passion for science, medicine, and human health. We foster an environment of teamwork and collaboration, built on a culture that values and appreciates its employees. We are a fast-paced company that provides employees with opportunities to achieve personal and professional goals while also maintaining a balance between work and personal life. We are seeking a highly motivated individual to play a significant role in our Non-Clinical Statistics group, with a focus on automation of data trending and basic statistical analysis for manufacturing. The candidate may also support analysis of data from development teams including upstream, downstream, and formulations groups. The candidate may work on projects related to, but not restricted to: Collaborating with scientists across the organization, in particular those from manufacturing, process development, analytical development, and formulations groupsDeveloping codes in JMP to automate data trending and basic process monitoring for manufacturingPerforming various types of statistical analyses to develop predictive models and optimizing conditions for processes, methods, and drug product/drug substance storage. Authoring technical reports and creating PowerPoint presentations to document progress and completion of projects. Communicating data analysis methods and conclusions with the team. Duration: Summer 2017 Minimum requirements: College student pursuing a degree in applied mathematics, statistics, engineering, or science with at least a GPA of 3.5 (on a 4.0 scale)The candidate should have previous experience with one of the following software: R, JMP, Matlab. Excellent organizational, verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills.Excellent troubleshooting skillsDetail oriented and self-motivated.Excellent self-study and learning ability We are an equal opportunity employer that values diversity at all levels. All individuals, regardless of personal characteristics, are encouraged to apply.For more information, or to apply now, you must go to the website below. Please DO NOT email your resume to us as we only accept applications through our website.