Solution Consultant, Systems Architect


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.

Your Mission

The Systems Architect (SA) is responsible for the management, build and maintenance of solution demonstration environments and supporting materials.  The SA also assists and reviews the creation and maintenance of enablement and support materials required by the Solution Consulting team and facilitates communication and feedback between the Solution Consultant team and other departments such as Product Management, Marketing, IT/Hosting and DevOps.

  • Manage maintenance and upgrades on all demo environments, back-ups and sandboxes

  • Lead the configuration and direction of the demo environment across the platform and incorporate new functionality as needed

  • Liaise with Product Experts to drive the direction and content within demo environment

  • Partner with R&D and other teams as needed to coordinate deployments and upgrades

  • Conduct end-to-end upgrade testing post-deployment

  • Troubleshoot environment issues and consult product on findings, deficiencies and issues within and across modules

  • Maintain and report metrics related to issues and downtime

  • Assist with custom demonstration preparation

  • Participate in release planning process with product teams

  • Collaborate with the wider technical teams to ensure that product upgrades and impact analysis is fully considered and executed

  • Support educational activities allowing expertise to be shared across internal teams

Your Competencies

  • Rave EDC experience required, study build experience preferred

  • Experience with SaaS based applications

  • Life Science background

  • Knowledge of single instance, multi-tenant management


  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering/Science or Computer Science

  • MBA or business administration certificate/degree desirable

The salary range posted below refers only to positions that will be physically based in New York City.  As with all roles, Medidata sets ranges based on a number of factors including function, level, candidate expertise and experience, and geographic location.  Pay ranges for candidates in locations other than New York City, may differ based on the local market data in that region. The base salary pay range for this position is $96,750 to $129,000

Base pay is one part of the Total Rewards that Medidata provides to compensate and recognize employees for their work. Most sales positions are eligible for a commission under the terms of applicable plan documents, while many of Medidata’s non-sales positions are eligible for annual bonuses. Additionally, Medidata provides best-in-class Benefits. We believe that benefits should connect you to the support you need when it matters most and should help you care for those who matter most. For that reason, we provide an array of options to help support you physically, financially and emotionally through the big milestones and in your everyday life.



Equal Employment Opportunity

In order to provide equal employment and advancement opportunities to all individuals, employment decisions at Medidata are based on merit, qualifications and abilities. Medidata is committed to a policy of non-discrimination and equal opportunity for all employees and qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth or medical or common conditions related to pregnancy or childbirth), sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, marital status, familial status, national origin, ancestry, age, disability, veteran status, military service, application for military service, genetic information, receipt of free medical care, or any other characteristic protected under applicable law. Medidata will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with known disabilities, in accordance with applicable law.

Covid Statement

Our Company requires all U.S. employees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 and to provide documentation of full vaccination, unless qualified for a medical, religious or state-required accommodation or otherwise exempt 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 due to customer requirements, staffing needs, or other business reasons. Definition of full-vaccination: Employees are considered to be fully vaccinated two weeks after their second dose in a 2-dose series or two weeks after a single-dose vaccine.