Manager, Engineering

Medidata's unified platform, pioneering analytics, and unrivaled expertise power the development of new therapies for over 1,000 pharmaceutical companies, biotech, medical device firms, academic medical centers and contract research organizations around the world. The Medidata Clinical Cloud® connects patients, physicians and life sciences professionals. Companies on the Medidata platform are individually and collaboratively reinventing the way research is done to create smarter, more precise treatments. For more information: www.mdsol.com.

We know that diverse teams win and are fully committed to selecting leaders and employees that represent the markets in which we operate. We are still led by our Co-founders, Tarek Sherif and Glen de Vries, and have global operations in US, Europe and Asia with over 2000 employees.

Your Mission: 
To lead, coach and mentor a strong and passionate team of engineers and testers.
Keep your team unified, motivated and connected to the goals of the organization and culture
Continuously improve your team's effectiveness
Help set and fulfill the engineering hiring plan for the team including sourcing, screening and interviewing.
Collaborate closely with test, project and product managers
Coordinate with key stakeholders in the delivery of software services
Report to a Senior Manager or Director of engineering

As a technical expert you will:
Be a hands-on contributor involved directly in the work of your team
Drive new features, improve performance and applications quality.
Champion continuous improvement to help raise the bar on quality, performance and maintainability of mobile applications.
Keep abreast of the changes in the industry and champion new technologies and development processes within the team
Lead your team to turn the technical vision into reality by engaging with architects and other teams

What we are looking for in you:
Strong language and programming fundamentals
Proven experience designing, building, and maintaining large consumer or enterprise-facing web-based applications
Previous experience directly managing software engineers is not essential, however evidence of technical leadership and coaching within your current team environment is important
Development experience using agile processes and associated practices like BDD and TDD - SaaS and cloud-based environments preferred
Proven experience with a variety of languages and frameworks, especially those based on JVM
Has an obsession for customer experience and an intuitive sense of what makes great customer experiences.
Strong and effective communication skills
B.Sc. in Computer Science or related field, or equivalent experience 

More on Medidata
Medidata is making a real difference in the lives of patients everywhere by accelerating critical drug and medical device development, enabling life-saving drugs and medical devices to get to market faster. Our products sit at the convergence of the Technology and Life Sciences industries, one of most exciting areas for global innovation. Nine of the top 10 best-selling drugs in 2017 were developed on the Medidata platform.

Medidata’s solutions have powered over 14,000 clinical trials giving us the largest collection of clinical trial data in the world. With this asset, we pioneer innovative, advanced applications and intelligent data analytics, bringing an unmatched level of quality and efficiency to clinical trials enabling treatments to reach waiting patients sooner.


MDSOL Europe Ltd is an equal opportunity employer.  We welcome all applications irrespective of race, gender, gender reassignment, age, religion or belief, relationship status, pregnancy/maternity, sexual orientation or disability.



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