Software Development Engineer in Test

    • New York, NY

Medidata: Conquering Diseases Together

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 1,400 customers and partners access the world's most-used 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

Your Mission:

As a SDET, Test Engineering, you will be working  for our patient-facing suite of products. These products are primarily mobile applications (and supporting backend apps & services) used by patients who participate in clinical trials. You will work directly with Engineering, testing, Product and Project Management to ensure we are delivering high-quality, innovative products with an emphasis on speed to market. You will participate in execution and team adoption of testing, automation tools & best practices.

  • Contribute to develop & execute test plans, build automation and deliver product releases

  • Work with the Engineering & Testing team to ensure the CI flow is complete and meaningful

  • Create and maintain End to End Automated test cases

  • Helping engineers and testers on writing and maintaining impactful unit and integration automation

  • Help the team build meaningful test data sets based upon Real-World production data that mimics how our customers use our products

  • Work to establish standardization across our team with respect to automation & testing automation

  • Work with the team to understand & develop design and testing considerations, estimates and approach during our Agile SDLC (feature planning, grooming, etc)

  • Identify automation opportunities in the Validation process and work with our team to prioritize those / get them into the development backlog

  • Benchmark (performance) critical areas in our products, identify any bottlenecks that can be re-architected for speed increases and work to get them into the team backlog

Your Competencies:

  • Hands-on native app mobile development experience (Swift, Koitlin, Java)

  • Ability to understand and trace large mobile code bases

  • Mobile Automation testing experience (knowledge of tools like Xctest and/or Espresso)

  • Knowledge of UI/UX best practices & design standards for iOS and Android

  • API testing tools experience (for example Postman)

  • Knowledge with model-based automation testing tools & approaches

  • Ability to test using Rapid Software Testing practices and principles

  • Ability to write well defined scenarios and execute them

  • Ability to understand and execute Context Driven and Session Based testing

  • Clinical industry experience is an asset

Your Education & Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree or Master’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering or Information Systems; or equivalent experience

  • 2-5 years minimum testing and/or development experience

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.

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. 


Medidata powers the development of new therapies for more than 1,000 life science companies worldwide.

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