Principal Talent Acquisition Partner

Corporate 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:

Principal Talent Acquisition Partner oversees the process whereby Medidata sources, screens, interviews and selects the most qualified candidates for open positions throughout the Technology organization. We are a, collaborative team that loves working in a dynamic environment doing exciting and impactful work for the business. Sourcing, attracting, screening and selecting the most qualified talent for open positions specifically focused in the Technology & Data Science organizations.

Your Competencies:

  • Have a passion for all things recruitment to ensure exceptional service and experience for Hiring Managers and candidates.
  • Ability to form relationships across all levels of the organization.

  • Partner with all clients through the full life cycle recruitment process.

  • Work with hiring managers to turn approved headcount requisitions into job postings Identify targeted resume databases, job boards, job fairs, academic career development centers and other sources for qualified candidates.

  • Arrange interviews with the relevant staff members for each recruit, including booking space and ensuring.

  • Gather candidate feedback after interviews to ensure further discussion and action items, including hiring recommendations.

  • Flexibility to work on Global Talent Acquisition projects and open requisitions across the broader business when needs arise.


Your Education & Experience:

  • 7 or more years of recruiting experience in a SaaS, Technology or Life Science industry..

  • Experience prioritizing multiple searches, projects, and relationships.

  • Able to develop a plan, drive process and source a diverse talent slate of candidates.

  • Familiar with market trends and data metrics that allow you to help influence decisions.

  • Experience working with ATS systems and LinkedIn Recruiter.

  • Advanced knowledge of Boolean logic and the ability to perform specialized searches.

  • Commitment to creating an excellent candidate and internal customer experience.

  • Inquisitive thinker who excels by staying on top of the latest methods of attracting qualified candidates.

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience.

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 20,000+ 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.