Senior Project Manager

Client Services Remote, United States


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 www.medidata.com.

Your Mission:

The Project Management Function is responsible for the overall relationship management of client accounts and day to day activities.

The Project Management Function is responsible to ensure that Medidata is able to deliver quality projects and services on time and within budget through effective management of Medidata resources.

  • Management of one or more projects with a focus on delivery of the scope on time, within budget and with a high quality outcome
  • Provide financial management activities for one or more project budgets as well as execution of Statements of Works and Change Orders
  • Generate ASOW requests and PSCAs in order to manage scope changes
  • Provide input to Professional Services Proposals
  • Maintain appropriate project/client documentation within e-binders for one or more projects/clients
  • Maintain high client satisfaction by providing proactive communication and issue management
  • Provide guidance and consulting to clients around the best use of the Medidata Applications
  • Is Subject Matter Expert (SME) in at least 2 Medidata Applications through the delivery of workshops and other consultancy activities
  • Manage assigned project resources
  • Assure compliance with Medidata’s standard project management methodologies and Medidata SOPs
  • Provide mentorship and guidance to all assigned project members



Your Competencies: 

  • Good understanding of clinical research (pharma, device and/or biotech sectors) and a solid understanding of Clinical Research SaaS technology
  • Excellent verbal/written communication and organizational skills
  • Excellent computer skills, public speaking, presentation and teaching skills
  • Proficient with MS Office suite, Word, Excel and PowerPoint
  • Excellence with MS Project, project development and management
  • Self motivated, able to work remotely and able to assume responsibility in a professional manner 
  • Is proficient in the use of all relevant Medidata internal systems
  • Travel expectations up to 20% – 30%, national / international
  • Valid driver’s license required


Your Education & Experience:

  • Minimum of 2 years of related experience with 4 -year college degree (analytic discipline a plus) or an advanced degree without experience or equivalent work experience.
  • 2-5 years relevant experience in clinical/biomedical and/ or software development environment preferred
  • Electronic Clinical Data Management (eCDM) software consulting experience desirable
  • The minimum education level required (Bachelor’s, Master’s, etc.)
  • The fields of study you would accept (Computer Science, I.T., etc.)
  • The minimum years of experience you require overall
  • The minimum years of experience you require in specific tasks, technologies, types of experience etc.

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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