2021 LAUNCH Summer Internship - Market Intelligence

Internship New York, New York

Position at Medidata Solutions

  • Your Mission: 

    At Medidata, interns will have the opportunity to accelerate their careers by working closely with experienced professionals and gain valuable, hands-on, full-time work experience.  By being a part of our global organization, interns have the opportunity to work alongside our talented and committed professionals helping them to build a strong foundation for achieving their career goals.  For ten weeks, beginning June 1st, interns will have an opportunity to gain a deep understanding of what it means to be a Medidatian. United around a single goal of empowering smarter treatments and healthier people.  Medidatians work in a culture of curiosity, innovation and fun. You will be contributing to the line of business with sustainable and meaningful work.


    Our Summer Internship program also includes instructor led trainings, guided mentorship, exposure to senior leadership and community service.  In additional to individual position specific related responsibilities, each intern will participate in our Intern Innovation Lab. Assigned to cross-functional teams, interns will work closely to develop an innovative solution to a business problem currently facing Medidata.  Given 5 business days to complete this mission, we are confident that our interns will make an impact on our business. This week culminates with teams presenting their solutions to a panel of top Medidata leaders.  


    The Position:

    The Market Intelligence Team is responsible for monitoring, analyzing, and communicating relevant industry data to help Medidata make more informed strategic decisions and realize its mission to power smarter treatments and healthier people.  The cross-functional team covers market, customer, competitor, and regulatory trends and provides insights to product, marketing, sales, and finance divisions. The intern must demonstrate a proactive willingness to learn and contribute, the ability to mutli-task and prioritize, and deliver quality work on a deadline.

    Your Competencies

    • Analyze industry trends, competitive initiatives and other market information relevant to Medidata: marketing, sales, product, finance, solutions teams
    • Develop and maintain processes and systems for external information gathering, timely analysis and efficient communications
    • Create field talking points, messaging documents, solutions strategy, and other relevant documents for internal use
    • Work with functional groups on business strategies, correctives, plans, etc.
    • Create input processes for information collecting
    • Develop strong collaboration with other Medidata internal functions

    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.