Harvard Clinical Research Institute
Statistical Programmer

Are you looking for a change? Do you want to work for a company who values the quality of life for its employees? Then consider working for Harvard Clinical Research Institute, Inc. (HCRI). HCRI is an applied clinical science center that provides integrative resources to support clinical trials and other clinical research.

Working within the unique world-class patient care and research environment of the Harvard Medical School and affiliated institutions, we uphold the highest academic and ethical principles for patient-based research. HCRI facilitates interaction of existing scientific resources within its academic community and broadens interaction among clinical researchers and sponsors of research around the world.

HCRI is continuing to expand its presence as a leading clinical research support center and is currently looking for a Statistical Programmer I. The Statistical Programmer I will assist project’s lead statistical programmer on generating tables, figures, listings as outlined by the project’s biostatistician(s).

Primary Duties:

  1. Program statistical analyses (i.e., tables, listings, figures, and inferential statistical output) using SAS®.

  2. Act as an integral member of project team. Attend project team meetings, work with biostatisticians, data managers, and project managers.

  3. Perform SAS® programming using such techniques as SAS® macro language, advanced data manipulation techniques, and statistical procedures (e.g., PROC GLM, PROC FREQ, PROC REPORT).

  4. Perform quality review of SAS® programs generated by other statistical programmers and biostatisticians.

  5. Review and provide feedback regarding Data Management Plans.

  6. Interact with technical and clinical staff in house and with sponsors.

  7. Following good programming practices and adequately documenting programs. This includes definitions that are used, individuals who provided them, and the date.

  8. Be familiar with FDA regulations that affect the reporting of clinical trial data. This includes good clinical practice.

Secondary Duties:

  1. Keep current with SAS® issues related to clinical trials.

  2. Attend SAS® training/conferences.



Required: BA/BS or equivalent


Yrs. of related experience:

Required: 1 year experience working with SAS®


Work Schedule:

Working Relationships: Must be able to work well on teams

HCRI is committed to excellence and competence and affords an environment of professional development and education that enhances the personal growth of its employees. HCRI also offers a full range benefits including health, dental and vision insurance, 3 weeks paid vacation, flex time, personal / sick time, 401K, pension plan, short and long term disability, tuition reimbursement, discounted T passes and more!

Please send resumes to Human Resources hcrijobs@hcri.harvard.edu or fax 617.632.1343

HCRI is an equal opportunity employer that values the strength diversity brings workplace.