Director, Product Management, Data Platform
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.
Medidata is looking for an experienced Director, Product Management to lead product strategy and requirements for a cloud based enterprise data platform. Partner with architecture, user experience, engineering, testing, and project management to design and deliver solutions.
Lead the development of high level solutions, business, user, and functional requirements to ingest, transform, review, cleanse, present, and extract data
Ensure product solutions will deliver business value and delightful user experience
Engage with customers to understand business challenges and functional needs
Coordinate across product teams to request and/or capture requirements, plan, and deliver functionality across multiple teams
Lead the definition of end to end business use cases
Collaborate with architects, engineers, testing, and project management to define detailed work plans, project milestones, and delivery schedules
Manage and prioritize work to achieve delivery schedules
Define roadmaps to deliver product capabilities and functionality
Provide project status updates
Expertise in business and system architecture
Expertise in data handling, processing, harmonization, and standardization
Knowledge of transactional systems, reporting systems, and data warehousing
Experience with user experience and business process development
Knowledge of data standards and governance, data modeling, relational databases, big data technologies, data streaming, system integration, service oriented architecture, ETL, application programming interfaces, machine learning, artificial intelligence, and semantics
Expertise with application and system development
Hands on programming experience
Expertise with Software Development Lifecycle (SDLC)
Experience in agile development and using development tools
Analytical thinking and problem solving
Results oriented and business value focused
Ability to manage and lead teams
Ability to manage multiple priorities in a fast paced environment
Ability to work collaboratively and influence in a matrixed environment
Ability to communicate complex technological concepts to business users
Ability to translate and communicate business needs into technical requirements
Able to define incremental development paths for functionality to achieve future vision
Your Education & Experience:
10+ years experience
4+ years people management experience
Bachelor's degree required; Master’s degree preferred.
Life Sciences experience
Knowledge of clinical trial business processes and data
Knowledge of systems used in clinical trials, EDC, CTMS, etc
Knowledge of clinical trial data standards
Experience with systems integration and/or system implementation
Experience with client management and communication
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.