Senior BI Developer (Business Objects (BO) & Tableau)

Technology & Analytics New York, New York

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:

  • Participate in gathering needs/requests and work with senior leadership for guidance on information strategy, vision, and priorities

  • Perform complex data analysis in support of ad-hoc and customer requests

  • Develop sophisticated and complex reports and dashboards in support of customer requests

  • Design and build best-of-class interactions (APIs and SDKs) between reporting platform and Medidata internal systems is a plus

  • Define and implement security interfaces between reporting platform and Medidata-specific security constructs

  • DevOps deployment mindset, preferably with experience using tools such as Docker, Ansible, Chef to automate code deployment

  • Test systems for security, scalability and stability

  • Assist in creating and maintaining a stable, efficient, and high-performance analytic and reporting platform, provide support for analytical tools

  • Enhance and increase SDK skills

  • Interact with technical and business teams to design, build and support complex reporting systems

  • Mentor junior level team members

Your Competencies:

  • Must have 4-6 years of experience in Business Objects web intelligence report development

  • Experience in Web Intelligence - SAP Business Objects administration - Users, security groups, performance optimization

  • Passion to solve complex problems and provide simple elegant reliable solutions. 

  • Expertise in developing efficient, testable, and well-documented code

  • Experience interacting with security subsystems, including oAuth and LDAP

  • Exposure to common Object-oriented design patterns as applied to Java and SDKs

  • Experience performing Java CI/CB/CD using Maven, Jenkins, Artifactory, etc.

  • Embrace the DevOps deployment mindset, preferably with experience using tools such as Docker, Ansible, and Chef to automate code deployment

  • Design and implementation of APIs and services to expose the data and abstract the tools

  • Excellent communication skills

  • AWS SDK experience with an emphasis on EC2, S3 and IAM. 

  • Agile/Sprint planning methodology, JIRA experience a plus

Your Education & Experiences

  • BS degree in Computer Science / Engineering, Industrial Engineering, or a related Engineering discipline 

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 14,000 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.

Medidata Solutions, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Medidata Solutions provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by the law. Medidata Solutions complies with applicable state and local laws governing non-discrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities.