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MEDIDATA AI R&D Developer (React)

Software Development

India - MH, Pune

Requisition ID

526359

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Imagine New Horizons

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. Nine of the top 10 best-selling drugs in 2017 were developed on the Medidata platform. 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

Acorn AI is one of the largest AI companies exclusively dedicated to life sciences. It is built on Medidata’s platform that includes the industry’s largest structured, standardized and growing clinical trial data repository consisting of 23,000+ trials and 6M patients. Our team is composed of over 300 PhD/Masters data scientists, engineers, analytical product leads, UX and data visualization designers, engagement managers, former FDA biostatisticians and computational genomicists.

What will your role be

As an Applications Engineer, your mission would be to build products (apps, services, tools) that accelerate innovation in Life Sciences by powering the digital transformation of world's most-used platform for clinical development and commercial, real-world data while upholding standards of quality.

As a R&D Applications Engineer you would -

  • Design, develop and manage software application using the engineering principles
  • Work with architects and other engineers and contribute actively to system architecture and design decisions
  • Actively engage in code reviews to improve code quality and promote TDD/BDD approach
  • Enforce refactoring, continuous integration, test automation, source code control and review practices, in order to create maintainable, understandable code
  • Participate in Agile working practices such as daily stand-up meetings, backlog grooming, sprint planning, and retrospectives.
  • Work closely with multiple stakeholders; collaborating with testers to ensure quality, and with product managers to turn great ideas into concrete, implementable requirements
  • Follow Medidata’s Standard Operating Procedures to ensure all software meets regulatory and company requirements.

The Challenges ahead

As a Senior Applications Engineer you would -

  • Design, develop and manage software application using the engineering principles
  • Work with architects and other engineers and contribute actively to system architecture and design decisions
  • Implement and advocate good engineering practices for co-located and remote teams
  • Actively engage in code reviews to improve code quality and promote TDD/BDD approach

Your key success factors

  • Requires strong related experience with a Bachelor’s degree; or a Master’s degree; or equivalent work experience – computer Science/Engineering/BioInformatics/BioTechnology
  • Thorough understanding of Object-oriented and functional programming styles
  • Expertise in working in an enterprise setting on ReactJs, Ruby-On-Rails,
  • In-depth understanding of the UI tech stack like Node.js, React, Redux, Webpack
  • Experience of HTML5, CSS and JavaScript (ES6/ES7)
  • Working experience in relational databases
  • Working experience of developing applications using TDD, BDD.
  • Strong understanding of REST API Design, discovery, documentation and management
  • Working knowledge of CI/CD tools like Travis, Jenkins
  • Good knowledge of git and git-flow
  • Knowledge of authentication, authorization of services
  • Some experience with queues, publishing to and subscribing from topics
  • Experience with web-servers, load balancers and firewalls
  • Docker, AWS concepts
  • Experience to work in a fast paced environment with Scrum/Agile project methodology
  • Thrives in a team environment and has strong written and oral communication skills
  • Prepared to challenge the status-quo - propose multiple solutions with pros and cons

 

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, national origin, age, disability, or status as a veteran. 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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