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Medidata is looking for a full-stack software engineer to design, enhance and implement new features and functionality in Medidata’s Randomization and Trial Supply Line Management (RTSM) Service - Rave RTSM. Rave RTSM is a mature, single-instance, multi-tenant web application supporting hundreds of clinical trials. Our application is built with Ruby on Rails, uses a MySQL database and is hosted in AWS. Our front end uses HTML, CSS, jQuery and React. As an engineer on Rave RTSM, you'll be challenged both to develop new features in response to market demand and improve the performance and scalability of the application to meet the rapidly growing user base. As an Associate Applications Engineer you will have the opportunity to work as an individual contributor on an Agile team of developers.
Who we're looking for:
Ability to solve complex problems and provide solutions that can be applied optimally in a service environment
Strong cross team collaboration skills
Effective communication skills to relay technical information to various cross functional teams and clients
Effectively execute processes associated with the software development life cycle
Design and enhance features for a large-scale service environment using OO principles with a focus on performance, scalability, quality and extensibility
Full stack development, including APIs, using Ruby on Rails
Embrace test-driven development with complete code coverage and continuous integration
Provide diagnostic support and fix bugs for service features
Follow Medidata’s Standard Operating Procedures to ensure all software meets regulatory and company requirements
Work with Agile team members, particularly Software Quality Assurance and Product Management, to write clear, concise and comprehensive feature files
Participate in Agile working practices such as daily scrum meetings, sprint planning meetings, reviews and retrospectives
Share your knowledge and experience with a highly motivated and collaborative team in regards to code reviews, software designs as well as all other engineering and business aspects
Your Education & Experience:
Experience supporting an entire stack built with Rails
Experience with SQL optimization and database schema design (we use MySQL)
Experience with Git
Experience designing and writing unit tests, step definitions and scenarios to maintain a high level of code coverage and quality standards
Experience working with Agile methods such as Scrum preferred
The salary range posted below refers only to positions that will be physically based in New York City. As with all roles, Medidata sets ranges based on a number of factors including function, level, candidate expertise and experience, and geographic location. Pay ranges for candidates in locations other than New York City, may differ based on the local market data in that region. The base salary pay range for this position is $79,500 to $106,000.
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 under the terms of applicable plan documents, while many of Medidata’s non-sales positions are eligible for annual bonuses. Additionally, Medidata provides best-in-class Benefits. We believe that benefits should connect you to the support you need when it matters most and should help you care for those who matter most. For that reason, we provide an array of options to help support you physically, financially and emotionally through the big milestones and in your everyday life.
MEDIDATA generates the evidence and insights to help pharmaceutical, biotech, medical device and diagnostics companies, and academic researchers accelerate value, minimize risk, and optimize outcomes.