Staff Applications Engineer

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 building a Medical Coding solution, allowing clients to code events and/or drugs to industry standard dictionaries, allowing them to meet regulatory requirements. This solution has been helping clients with their clinical trials for over 10 years. We are building a new version, with a distributed architecture that will allow us to scale and meet our growing needs.


Who we’re looking for:

An engineer who is passionate about application development! Your primary responsibilities will include hands-on development of Medidata’s software applications with C#/.NET, React/Typescript and Amazon Web Services. You’ll be a lead on a team building software for clinical trials, helping to prioritize, plan, and deliver what's needed for our Medical Coding solution. We use SQL and NoSQL DBs, serverless solutions like AWS’ Lambdas, Travis and GoCD for our build/deploy pipelines.


Design, build, test, document, deploy, monitor, and maintain applications in a production environment. 


Apply good technical practices such as continuous integration, test automation, and Github Pull Request reviews.


Work closely with Agile team members, collaborating with testers to ensure quality and with product managers to turn great ideas into detailed requirements.



BS in related field

1+ years experience leading a software team

6+ years experience building software


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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