Senior Business Analyst (Remote)

Information Technology

United States - OH, Cincinnati

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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:

The Senior Business Analyst is a key role in a dynamic team of product managers, software engineers, quality assurance managers, and business experts. The Medidata SDK and Clinical applications encompass a suite of industry leading technology to power a wide range of software solutions related to clinical trials and patient care including clinical trial imaging, adjudication, remote source review, surgical planning, telehealth, integration with healthcare systems and data analytics. The Senior Business Analyst works closely with multidisciplinary teams to continually enhance the capabilities of the SDK and Clinical applications to support the next generation of Medidata products.

Who we’re looking for:

The ideal candidate is an organized, disciplined self-starter who is excited to attack problems without an obvious solution and thrives in fast moving environments. They want to understand how the solutions they are helping to design fit into the big picture and they are energized by working with professionals that share the same mindset. They are willing to be hands on when it comes to defining requirements and assisting engineers and testers, including investigating and setting up product configurations. Experience in designing, developing or implementing Saas solutions is a plus as is familiarity with programming languages, APIs, data visualization, and clinical research.

Requirements (Education & Experience):

  • Bachelor’s degree in a life science, or quantitative or business discipline (business administration, computer science, engineering or a related field) and a minimum of 5 years of business analysis related experience; or an advanced degree and 2 years of work experience; or equivalent work experience.

  • Experience as a consultant, business analyst, product manager or similar role working on cloud based technologies

  • Familiarity with standard business analyst core competencies such as developing business cases, user stories, and workflow diagrams.

  • Ability to effectively communicate technical information and processes to relevant stakeholders, and to describe business problems and use cases to technical audiences

  • Familiarity with database structures and components of web based applications

  • Familiarity with Agile software development principles and experience working in an Agile software development environment (e.g.prioritizing and negotiating trade-off options)

  • Familiarity with programming languages including experience with APIs

  • Familiarity with clinical research and/or imaging is a plus

Your Competencies:

  • Industry knowledge of Clinical Trial processes, specifically as they relate to data collection, standards, management, and preparation for statistical analysis

  • Strong understanding of those associated specifications, and ability to translate them into clinical systems solutions

  • Ability to work with technical R&D staff and translate new software features into real world examples

  • Knowledge of computer usage in a web-based environment

  • Ability to absorb and apply new information quickly

  • Ability to think logically to solve complex problems

  • Solid analytical and technical skills with regard to software applications

  • Strong collaboration and team-building skills

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

  • Strong organizational and time management skills

  • Self-motivated, able to assume responsibility and work autonomously in a professional manner

  • Experience working to Standard Operating Procedures

  • Adaptable to changing business needs and/or product landscapes

  • Willing to travel to office locations and customer engagements

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.