Staff Application Engineer – Front End

Research & Development

United Kingdom, Hammersmith

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About our Company:

Medidata: Powering Smarter Treatments and Healthier People

Medidata, a Dassault Systèmes company, is leading the digital transformation of life sciences, creating hope for millions of people. 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 2,000+ customers and partners access the world's most trusted platform for clinical development, commercial, and real-world data. Known for its groundbreaking technological innovations, Medidata has supported more than 30,000 clinical trials and 9 million study participants. Medidata is headquartered in New York City and has offices around the world to meet the needs of its customers. Discover more at www.medidata.comand follow us on LinkedIn, Instagram, and X.

About the Team:

Your team will be responsible for Medidata's Clinical Trial Financial Management. Our users depend on our products to getting payments in fast, secure and flexible ways

We're building our platform on top of a few core principles and technologies:

  • Single page application technologies using React.js

  • Enterprise-class patterns following DDD principle and architecture

  • Automated development and testing harnesses using Travis, GoCD and

  • Cloud-native infrastructure and deployment services

We are looking for: 

  • A hands-on contributor involved directly in development of Software Applications, reporting to Manager/Director of Engineering

  • Expert level understanding of JavaScript/TypeScript, HTML5 and CSS.

  • Experience with React framework.  

  • Experience with TDD and BDD, with focus UI. 

  • Understanding of Github and its workflow.

  • Exposure to Node package management, Jest. 

  • Follow the good engineering principles and provide high quality solutions.

  • Help in debugging the production issues, providing possible workarounds.

  • Experience working with Agile/ Scrum

Your Education & Experience:

  • Worked in a large scale enterprise SW project, in Scala/Java
  • Typically requires 5 years of related experience with a Bachelor's degree; or 3 years and a Master's degree or equivalent work experience.
  • Experience working in SaaS and cloud-based environments using technologies such as Amazon Web Services.

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 on the terms of applicable plan documents, and many of Medidata's non-sales positions are eligible for annual bonuses. Medidata believes that benefits should connect you to the support you need when it matters most and provides best-in-class benefits, including medical, dental, life and disability insurance; a generous pension; and 25+ paid holidays per year.

Applications will be accepted on an ongoing basis until the position is filled.



Note: Please be on the lookout for job scams. Medidata recruiters will never ask applicants for monetary compensation, credit card, or banking details.


As a game-changer in sustainable technology and innovation, Medidata, Dassault Systèmes company, is striving to build more inclusive and diverse teams across the globe. We believe that our people are our number one asset and we want all employees to feel empowered to bring their whole selves to work every day. It is our goal that our people feel a sense of pride and a passion for belonging. As a company leading change, it’s our responsibility to foster opportunities for all people to participate in a harmonized Workforce of the Future.