Product Strategy Senior Associate

Technology & Analytics New York, New York


Position at Medidata Solutions

AcornAI - a Medidata company

Medidata’s journey started in 1999 when a scientist working on his first clinical trial waded through inefficiencies and delays – and knew that technology could improve the process. Almost 20 years later, we've grown to be the leader in clinical technology. In 2019, we launched AcornAI to meet changing biopharma need as companies rapidly progress to the age of precision medicine.

Built on our platform with the industry’s largest structured, standardized and growing clinical trial data repository consisting of 17,000+ trials and 4.5M patients, AcornAI is one of the largest AI companies exclusively dedicated to life sciences. Our team is composed of over 40 PhD/Masters statisticians, data scientists, analytical product leads, former FDA biostatisticians and computational genomicists. 

AcornAI is looking for individuals who will help us tackle some of the most complex questions facing the industry today using our proprietary AcornAI platform and advanced analytics. 

Your Mission:

You will play a key role supporting the Intelligent Trials Product Strategy team of Acorn AI, a Medidata company powered by data from over 17,000 clinical trials and provide actionable insights to the front lines of life sciences decision-making, from R&D to commercialization.

You will work with clients and internal stakeholders to ensure a growth strategy for the Acorn AI Intelligent Trials solution that solves industry challenges in line with our mission to power smarter treatments and healthier patients. 

Your Competencies: 

  • Support key client engagements with analysis and presentations

  • Develop a keen understanding and point of view of client challenges, and how data and AI can transform the industry

  • Collaborate with internal stakeholders, e.g., product development and marketing, to create long term product roadmap and go-to-market approach

Your Education & Experience:

  • BA/BS required

  • A minimum of 2+ years of work experience in a highly structured environment: management/healthcare consulting, investment banking, or high tech product management 

  • Problem solving: Ability to understand, structure and analyze data with a hypothesis driven approach 

  • Team and collaboration: Strong team player, with a go-getter attitude and a proven ability to work cross-functionally 

  • Communication: Effective communicator with the ability to present findings in a compelling manner

  • Quick learner with a passion for making an impact on health care and advance the development of treatments 

  • Experience working in Life Sciences or across the Healthcare value chain, or B2B Technology a plus but not required

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’s 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. 

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