Senior Applications Engineer (C#/.Net, React, AWS, Full Stack)

Technology and R&D 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:

Medidata’s R&D Team, which includes Cloud Engineering, Information Systems Security, Data Fabric and Mobile, builds platform infrastructure and advanced products to help companies bring new treatments to market. We are making amazing strides towards how new medicines are identified and developed by our clients (BioTechs and Pharmaceuticals for example) via Machine Learning, AI and other cutting edge technologies.

Our Patient Cloud Engineering team is building tools that will help to empower and engage patients in every stage of the clinical trial. As Senior Applications Engineer, you will design, implement, deploy and support our mobile platform, from devices and mobile sensors to platform API’s. The services you build will enable mobile applications and mHealth device data collection. 

Your responsibilities will include hands-on implementation and development with C#/.Net, Postgres/MySQL and Amazon Web Services amongst other tools. 

  • Design and develop scalable distributed systems supporting mobile and web SaaS applications.

  • Partner with Product Managers to turn great ideas into detailed requirements. 

  • Design how features should be implemented, and help determine the best architecture to use in each situation.

  • Demonstrate a passion for your craft, be self-motivated and eager to engage in high impact, challenging engineering problems while continuously raising the standard of quality in our products and services in a full solutions-oriented SaaS environment. 

Your Competencies: 

  • Programming: Strong object-oriented design and programming skills with an object-oriented language such as C#, Java or Ruby.

  • TDD/BDD experience

  • Understanding of source control management (Git/GitHub)

  • Ability to work effectively with stakeholders in Product and Support teams.

  • Databases: Strong experience writing and optimizing SQL, Postgres and/or MySQL

  • Adaptable: Ability to work in a fast-paced dynamic environment 

  • Communication: Strong communication and collaboration skills

  • Passionate: A passion to stay current with new technologies and engineering concepts

Your Education & Experience: 

  • B.S. or M.S. Computer Science, Engineering, related field or relevant experience preferred
    Requires minimum of 4 years experience developing web or mobile applications and services in a distributed application

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 17,000+ 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.