Sr. Solution Developer

Management & Operations

United States - MA, Boston

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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: 

  • Configure customer solutions leveraging the Acorn commercial data platform in accordance with customer specifications

  • Contribute to evolving team standards and best practices for configuring data pipeline solutions 

  • Author and maintain complex SQL stored procedures that govern data pipeline business rules

  • Ongoing data warehouse maintenance, change management, and performance tuning 

  • Build and Configure dashboards in Tableau and/or Power BI according to customer specifications.

  • Research issues and devise corrective actions 

  • Enhance and drive existing database development practices and processes towards best practices 

  • Mentors teammates and assists peers with debugging complex defects

  • Capable of identifying gaps and/or ambiguities in solution requirements and can refine acceptance criteria with business team

  • Proactively seeks long term scalable and extensible solutions

  • Able to own and resolve the vast majority of production issues independently

  • Able to quickly switch from project to project with minimal ramp up 

  • Able to complete standard day to day tasks with little to no supervision 


Your Competencies: 

  • 2-3 years database development experience

  • Experience with the management and transformation of data to serve analytical purposes 

  • Ability to thrive in a team oriented environment

  • Strong technical, estimating, design and analytical aptitude 

  • Excellent troubleshooting skills and problem-solving skills 

  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, both written and oral


Your Education & Experience:

  • B.S./M.S. in Computer Science, MIS or other quantitative fields and demonstrable, relevant work experience

  • Knowledge of Tableau, PowerBI or similar BI tool is a plus

  • Life sciences and data analysis exposure is a plus

  • Experience with Advanced and Predictive Analytics is a plus

  • Knowledge of any of the following is a plus: Python, C# and Powershell 



COVID Statement:

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.

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