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Medidata Solutions, Inc. Senior Product Manager I in United States .

Your Mission:

Medidata is looking for a Senior Product Manager to foster the growth of platform services in Medidata's cloud based enterprise data platform and collaborate with the product leaders, user experience designers, architects, engineers, and testers throughout Medidata's portfolio to ensure those services are meeting their needs.

  • Ensure solutions being developed will provide business value and delightful user experience

  • Be recognized as the subject matter expert for products and services

  • Define product roadmaps

  • Understand business challenges and requirements

  • Understand end to end business use cases

  • Collaborate on product design with product managers, architects and engineers

  • Represent the business during design activities to ensure business needs will be met

  • Define user requirements, functional requirements, data flows, business process flows

  • Create epics and user stories and lead story mapping to develop functionality

  • Lead sprint planning and grooming

  • Ensure developed functionality meets functional and quality requirements

  • Ensure solutions can be supported and easily maintained

  • Coordinate and negotiate delivery with other product owners for cross team delivery of product features

  • Partner with project management, engineering and testing to define project delivery timelines

  • Support product release processes

  • Prioritize backlog for new feature and enhancement development

  • Triage and prioritize bug fixes in backlog

Your Competencies:

  • Proven track record of defining, launching and iterating best-in-class SaaS products

  • Understanding API design patterns and architectures

  • Analytical thinking and problem solving

  • Keen attention to detail

  • Results oriented and business value focused

  • Ability to manage multiple priorities in a fast paced environment

  • Ability to work collaboratively and influence in a matrixed environment

  • Escalate issues to management as appropriate

  • Ability to communicate complex technological concepts to business users

  • Ability to translate and communicate business needs into technical requirements

  • Able to define incremental development paths for functionality to achieve future vision

  • Proficiency with software development and documentation tools such as Confluence, JIRA, Github and standard measurement platforms such as Pendo Analytics

* *Your Education & Experience:

  • 6+ years experience

  • Bachelor's degree required or equivalent experience required

  • Experience working with backend engineering teams, previous development experience a plus

  • Experience with user experience and business process development

  • Experience with application and system development

  • Experience conveying technical concerns to non-technical stakeholders

  • Experience working with diverse teams of engineers and designers within an Agile framework.

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 Solutions have powered over 17,000+ 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.