Neuchatel, Switzerland





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Be a part of a revolutionary change. At PMI, we’ve chosen to do something incredible! We’re totally transforming our business and building our future on smoke-free products. We’re also exploring new categories, looking beyond nicotine to develop a new portfolio of innovative products. With huge change, comes huge opportunity. So, wherever you join us, you’ll enjoy the freedom to dream up and deliver better, brighter solutions and the space to move your career forward in endlessly different directions. It’s so rare in R&D that everything aligns to create the ideal conditions for outstanding work. Right now, at PMI, that’s exactly what’s happening. R&D is the driving force for our bold new vision: to replace cigarettes with a revolutionary portfolio of alternative products. Join us and you’ll have the resources, support and technology you need to break new ground and see ideas come to life. You’ll be surrounded by some of the brightest scientists in their fields, with fast access to subject experts and commercial decision-makers. If you’re creative, courageous and ready to take risks, you can make a huge impact and propel your career in an endless number of directions. Ultimately, by delivering our smoke-free and beyond nicotine future. Your ‘day to day’ As a (Sr) Statistician AQP, you will support the Advanced Quality Planning team by conducting statistical analyses in the context of product and process development of new and innovative products. You will also be tasked with the design of experiment definition and the generation of related documentation. Furthermore, you will apply standard principles recognized by regulatory and quality requirement such as ISO and ICH in order to generate testing plans and reports. More specifically, you will • Develop and implement good statistical practices and reporting in the context of product and process development • Cooperate with product and process designers to establish and conduct lean Design of Experiments in order to characterize correlations between key parameters for specification creation • Review stability study designs and assess stability studies results according to recognized international regulations such as ICH and come up with recommendations • Establish product specifications based on statistical evaluation of data from batch-to-batch variability • Train scientists and engineers on statistics and make presentation of statistical evaluations and results to Senior Management • Explore new alternatives, technologies and/or tools to expand data manipulation and statistical analysis approaches to support the data-driven decision-making process • Assist to put new insights into productive data-analytics solutions and services Who we’re looking for: • University degree in Statistics and/or Master's degree in Statistics, Sciences or Engineering with a strong background in statistics • Experience in analyzing, processing, and extracting value from noisy large data sets • Deep statistical knowledge and sophisticated methodologies in a broad range of applications and study designs • Advance technical knowledge in statistical programming languages, such as, R and SAS is a must. Other statistical software (e.g., JMP, Minitab) and programming languages (e.g., Python, Java, C++) are desirable • Good knowledge of stability studies and associated directives such as ICH as well as of GxPs (e.g. GLP and GMP) • Ability to translate data into insights as well as to communicate in a clear and concise manner to a non-scientific audience • Good data visualization skills, to translate customers’ needs into relevant outputs • Proven expertise in Microsoft Office tools (e.g., Word, Excel, PowerPoint) • Interest and capability of training others • Ability to complete outputs on time and prioritize in a fast-paced environment • Excellent interpersonal communication, organizational and leadership skills, working both independently and in a team environment • Proficient in English, both written and spoken What we offer Our success depends on our talented employees who come to work here every single day with a sense of purpose and an appetite for progress. Join PMI and you too can: • Seize the freedom to define your future and ours. We’ll empower you to take risks, experiment and explore. • Be part of an inclusive, diverse culture, where everyone’s contribution is respected; collaborate with some of the world’s best people and feel like you belong. • Pursue your ambitions and develop your skills with a global business – our staggering size and scale provides endless opportunities to progress. • Take pride in delivering our promise to society: to deliver a smoke-free future. To join our growing team….