Senior Front End Engineer

Technology and R&D London, United Kingdom

Position at Medidata Solutions

Medidata: Conquering Diseases Together

Medidata is leading the digital transformation of life sciences, creating hope for millions of patients. Medidata helps generate the evidence and insights to help pharmaceutical, biotech, medical device and diagnostics companies, and academic researchers accelerate value, minimize risk, and optimize outcomes. More than one million registered users across 1,400 customers and partners access the world's most-used platform for clinical development, commercial, and real-world data. Medidata, a Dassault Systèmes company, is headquartered in New York City and has offices around the world to meet the needs of its customers. Discover more at

Your Mission:

  • Be a hands-on contributor involved directly in the development of Software Applications

  • Participate in technical conversations, driving direction of engineering initiatives as needed

  • Actively engage in code reviews to improve code quality and promote TDD/BDD approach

  • Promote good engineering practices for co-located and remote teams

  • Be able to propose solutions based on the well known design patterns

  • Help the team to debug production issues and provide possible workarounds and solutions

  • Thrive in a team environment and has strong people communication skills

  • Be a problem solver - find creative solutions for tough problems

Your Competencies:

  • Good understanding of HTML5, CSS and JavaScript (ES6/ES7)

  • Experience with Node.js, React, Redux, Webpack

  • Experience with TDD and BDD (Mocha, Chai, Cucumber)

  • Demonstrated experience in troubleshooting and debugging web services

Your Preferred Competencies:

  • CSS frameworks (Bootstrap), SASS, LESS and Responsive UI

  • Headless CMS ( GraphCMS, React CMS, etc)

  • Development in SaaS and cloud-based environments

  • AWS exposure

  • Awareness of cross-browser compatibility issues

  • Ability to coach and mentor junior colleagues

Medidata is making a real difference in the lives of patients everywhere by accelerating critical drug and medical device development, enabling life-saving drugs and medical devices to get to market faster. Our products sit at the convergence of the Technology and Life Sciences industries, one of most exciting areas for global innovation. Nine of the top 10 best-selling drugs in 2017 were developed on the Medidata platform. 

Medidata Solutions have powered over 20,000+ clinical trials giving us the largest collection of clinical trial data in the world. With this asset, we pioneer innovative, advanced applications and intelligent data analytics, bringing an unmatched level of quality and efficiency to clinical trials enabling treatments to reach waiting patients sooner.


MDSOL Europe Ltd is an equal opportunity employer.  We welcome all applications irrespective of race, gender, gender reassignment, age, religion or belief, relationship status, pregnancy/maternity, sexual orientation or disability.