Biostatistican (m/w/d)


You want to combine nutrition with digital medicine and deliver cutting-edge technology to patients? You want to develop and research innovative therapeutics to bring health to the people? And all this in a dynamic, friendly start-up? Then join our dynamic startup team at Perfood GmbH and make a real impact on people's health.

To drive our growth, we are looking for a Biostatistician (m/f/d) in part-time or full-time (permanent position). You will play a key role in our interdisciplinary Research & Development team and take over full responsibility for the statistical planning and evaluating of our pre-clinical and clinical studies as well as real-world data from our digital products (software as a medical device). With your academic background and your experience in (pharma-) industry research you will be a core driver of our clinical study pipeline.

Your tasks

  • Support the R&D team in planning, conducting, evaluating and publishing pre-clinical and clinical studies
  • Planning and analysis for all types of statistical data from real-world data to clinical trials, from proof-of-concept to pilot to pivotal studies. This involves preparation of statistical study planning, SAPs and support in the preparation of other essential study documents
  • Set-up a real-world data assessment concept for our clinical pipeline
  • Develop new statistical concepts expand state of the art methods to ensure higher quality, efficiency and improved compliance
  • Responsibility for producing high quality biostatistical analyses for our digital product development
  • Contribute to internal education and journal clubs
  • Cross-functional work with our Data Science team

Job requirements

What you bring

  • Completed Bachelor's and/or Master's degree in (bio-) statistics, biometrics, epidemiology, mathematics or comparable degree with sound basic knowledge in medicine
  • A completed doctoral degree or comparable academic experience is desirable
  • Professional experience with clinical and non-clinical studies, incl. the legal framework (ICH-GCP, MPG, AMG, among others), ideally experience in (pharma-) industrial research
  • Experience with experimental designs and innovative methods (e.g. adaptive study designs) is desirable
  • Very good knowledge of German and English, both written and spoken
  • Basic programming skills, e.g. in Python and SQL, is helpful for the cross-functional work with the Data Science team but non mandatory
  • Very good organizational skills, independent and structured way of working as well as decision-making skills
  • Empathy, motivation, flexibility, initiative, independence, communication skills, reliability and enjoy working in a collegial team

How we'll convince you to join us

  • The possibility to work fully remote, in home office or in the office in Lübeck
  • Flexible working hours, as long as participation in our team meetings is ensured
  • A friendly and dynamic team that will support you during the training process
  • Team events on a regular basis (virtual and onsite)
  • Get our product "MillionFriends" for free as often as you like for yourself and get a discount for family and friends
  • Collaboration in an interdisciplinary team from the fields of medicine, nutritional sciences, data analytics, and artificial intelligence as well as law and business administration, and the opportunity to use your existing knowledge beyond your own field of activity
  • The opportunity to actively shape the strategy, culture, and organization of a young company
  • The chance to help build up a company with a highly innovative product in a fast-growing market
  • Office in Lübeck with very good transport connections to Hamburg and the Baltic Sea
  • Snacks and drinks at your free disposal in the office in Lübeck
  • Beautiful office building in an old brewery with a view of the 7 towers of Lübeck


Unternehmen: Perfood GmbH

Art der Beschäftigung: Stellenangebot

Befristung: Unbefristet

Bereich: Sonstiges

Einsatzort: Schleswig-Holstein, Remote

Beginn: 01.03.2023

Wochenstunden: Teil- oder Vollzeit


Perfood GmbH


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