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Principal Scientist-PS5190


Job Summary

Wilmington, DE
Other/Not Classified
Job Type
Full Time
Career Level
Experienced (Non-Manager)
Job Reference Code

Principal Scientist-PS5190

About the Job


HealthCore, Inc., a health services research firm, is seeking a Principal Scientist with experience in biostatistics or epidemiology 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.

This position may be located in either Wilmington, DE, Watertown, MA, Atlanta, GA or may be remote.

Responsible for providing senior scientific leadership to HealthCores Life Sciences Research teams, Industry Sponsored Research Team on research studies that address key healthcare safety concerns. Primary duties may include, but are not limited to: Represents HealthCores Life Sciences Research teams as the senior scientific leader working on industry-sponsored post-approval medical product research studies addressing key healthcare safety concerns. Assist clients with regulatory needs and prepares or reviews protocols and reports. Assists the scientific development and direction of the Research Team, including new business budget development and support. Presents research expertise to prospective clients. Conducts and supports independent research, publishes research findings, and presents at professional scientific meetings. Provides scientific mentorship to members of the Research team.


Requires a MS, PhD, or equivalent in epidemiology, biostatistics, health services research, or related field; 10+ years experience in the field of epidemiology, clinical research and/or health services research. Prior experience working with the biopharmaceutical industry, federal requlatory agencies and/or payer organizations preferred. Clinical degree (MD, PharmD) preferred. 5+ years patient care experience preferred.

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, 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 Andover, MA and Alexandria, VA. To learn more about us or apply for a position, please visit http://www.healthcore.com/.

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