Research Scientist in Statistics/Biostatistics

Louvain-La-Neuve, Belgium

CluePoints is a fast-growing company and the premier provider of Risk-Based Monitoring and Data Quality Oversight solutions to Bio-Pharmaceutical and Medical Device organizations.  Our products utilize advanced statistical algorithms to determine the quality of clinical trial data both during and following study execution.  The value of CluePoints lies in its powerful and timely ability to identify anomalous data and site errors allowing highly efficient site monitoring and a significant reduction in overall regulatory submission risk.  CluePoints is seeking outstanding candidates with strong clinical data and analytics skills and a passion for delivery excellence, to help drive customer success and broad adoption of the CluePoints solution.


  • Extend the capacities of a system for central statistical monitoring of clinical trials by developing new statistical analyses and functionalities
  • Explore a range of data analysis and statistical modeling and evaluate (via simulations and application to real life datasets) their suitability, properties, ease of use etc.
  • Work in close collaboration with a team of statisticians and data mining experts
  • Interact with the regulatory agencies
  • Provide support to our team of data analysts and to our external customers regarding statistical questions
  • Publish scientific papers and work closely with academic groups


Main Qualifications

  • PhD (or equivalent) in statistics or biostatistics
  • 2+ post-doc years of research in the health sector
  • Knowledge of languages (fluent English is required)
  • Publications in scientific journals are an asset
  • Good programming skills in R or Python are essential

 Preferred Qualifications:

  • Competent user of modern biostatistical methods relevant to drug development, such as mixed modelling, longitudinal/time series modelling, survival analysis, clinical trial simulation

 Optional Qualification:

  •     Experience with statistical programming in SAS

Top Reasons to Work with Us

  • A challenging and rewarding job in an ambitious startup
  • Work for a fast-growing, multi-disciplinary and international team
  • Competitive salary
  • Geek & Startup atmosphere
  • Want to work sometimes from home or work different hours? We can work something out!
  • Flat hierarchy
  • We offer some perks: free drinks, cookies, fruits, etc…

How to Apply 

Please apply using the button at the bottom of the job posting page on our careers website https://odoo.cluepoints.com/jobs.

The role will be permanently based at the our Belgium office. We will strictly only consider applications from candidates that are residents and/or hold valid work permit for the location they apply for.