Senior Statistical Programmer at Pharmaceutical Research Associates, Inc. in Raleigh, North Carolina

Posted in Information Technology 11 days ago.

Job Description:

Pharmaceutical Research Associates, Inc.

Senior Statistical Programmer


Job ID: 2020-69024
Type: US-Southeast
# of Openings: 1
Category: Programming

PRA Health Sciences


Do you want to watch clinical development change, or do you want to be the one to shape it?

Because we’re hoping you’re here for the latter.

Who are we?

We Are PRA.

We are 17,000+ employees strong, operating in more than 90 countries. We are committed to saving lives and we are constantly striving to be the best at what we do. Our impact is real and we see it every single day. We help get life-saving drugs into the hands of those who need them most.

Senior Statistical Programmer


Provides statistical programming support for the implementation of data models and the reporting of clinical trials (SDTM-focused).


  • Demonstrates advanced knowledge of computer programming, statistical analysis systems (SAS), and other procedural languages.
  • Shows solid understanding biometrics procedures, workflows, and software systems.
  • Displays ability to manage extremely large datasets for statistical analysis and mathematical model creation.
  • Exhibits excellent written and oral communication skills.
  • Demonstrates a strong knowledge and understanding of analysis data structure standards (ADaM) and a good understanding of conversion data structure standards (SDTM)
  • Applies leadership skills in the coordination of analysis and reporting activities for statistical programming projects.
  • SDTM or Tabulation datasets creation and QC
  • aCRF creation
  • Creation of SDTM define.xml and Study Data Reviewers Guide (SDRG)
  • Validate datasets
  • Raw Data transfers
  • SDTM or Tabulation Data transf


  • Bachelor’s degree in a quantitative or scientific field required. Master’s preferred.
  • Ideally, 5-10 experience in SDTM programming with knowledge of latest regulatory expectations
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills required.

PRA is an EEO/AA employer and is committed to providing opportunities to minorities, women, veterans and individuals with disabilities.