Staff Applications Engineer – Android

Software Development

United States - NY, New York

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Medidata: Power Smarter Treatments and Healthier People

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 1,900+ customers and partners access the world's most trusted 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 and follow us @medidata.

Our Team:

Our team is responsible for Patient facing products built on Medidata platform to conduct a decentralized clinical trial.

Who we’re looking for:

We are looking for a software developer with 2 or more years of enterprise level experience building native Android apps. The right candidate demonstrate a passion for your craft, are self-motivated and eager to engage in high impact, challenging engineering problems while continuously raising the standard of quality in our products and services in a full solutions-oriented SaaS environment.  Your responsibilities will include hands-on implementation and development with Android Studio and Kotlin with quality and clean code. The cloud based, high performing mobile application that you will build will be used to help our clients create life changing drugs and medical devices. You will be comfortable working with Product Managers to turn great ideas into detailed requirements. You will also design how features should be implemented, and help determine the best architecture to use in each situation.

Requirements (Education & Experience):

  • BS degree in Computer Science/Engineering or equivalent

  • Professional experience developing Android mobile applications

  • Strong object-oriented design and programming skills with an object-oriented language such as Kotlin

  • Experience writing SQL

  • Experience working with remote data via REST and JSON

  • Experience with unit and integration testing

  • Deep knowledge of UI/UX best practices & design standards for Android

  • Understanding of source control management (Git/GitHub)

  • Understanding of CI/CD best practices and implementation

  • Strong communication and collaboration skills

  • Ability to work in a fast-paced dynamic environment 

  • A passion to stay current with new technologies and engineering concepts

  • Nice to have iOS experience

Medidata requires all U.S. employees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 and to provide documentation of full vaccination, unless qualified for an accommodation as determined by Medidata, consistent with applicable law. Although accommodation requests will be considered (and granted where appropriate/possible), it may be determined that a candidate is unable to adequately perform the essential functions of the position without imposing an undue hardship on Medidata due to customer requirements, staffing needs, or other business reasons.

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. #LI-RM1

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