Senior Applications Engineer - Mobile
Job Title: Senior Applications Engineer - Mobile
Job Type: Contract to Hire- W2 with Randstad
Client: Medidata Solutions (www.mdsol.com)
Contract Duration: 6 months
Job Location: Lower Manhattan, New York
Our Industry: Where we play
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 are seeking a seasoned senior, lead level Mobile Engineer to help Medidata create amazing, cloud based, high performing mobile applications for our suite of products. The software you will build will be used to help our clients create life changing drugs and medical devices. Specifically, you will work with our Patient-facing product development team which is building Medidata's next generation web and mobile products that will revolutionize the way clinical trials are conducted.
The engineer's responsibilities encompass the full application lifecycle from mapping business requirements to architecture, creating documentation for the technical alignment of a large organization, communicating technical designs, implementation, and ensuring the solutions can be monitored.??Additionally, this engineer will take on leadership responsibilities within the team to drive the execution of rapid customer feature release.
Working hours: 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
-Who have built multiple creative and innovative solutions in iOS and Android
-Who have experience designing a responsive and intuitive user experience accessible to anyone
-Who are excited about streaming large amounts of data safely, securely, and reliably through a mobile application as a part of larger distributed systems
-Who are passionate advocates for the quality of the products they build: code quality, yes, but also the design, usability, performance, reliability -- all of it
-Who work closely with product, architecture, and engineering team members to design and build services and applications that are scalable, reliable and highly available
-Who drive and consult on the adoption of new technology that will evolve Medidata?s Platform
-Who have demonstrated leadership on previous teams, either through direct management or as an unofficial leader who has inspired, motivated and coached others to continuously achieve goals & commitments
Your Education & Experience:
-5+ years of object/protocol oriented software development experience
-10+ years building complex applications, with a strong focus on iOS and/or Android
-iOS: Deep knowledge of Swift, comfortable with Objective??C, Objective??C++
-Android: Deep Android & Java knowledge, Kotlin experience also required
-Ability to understand and debug large and complex code bases
-Comfortable working with cross platform libraries written in C++
-Experience writing and maintaining unit and integration tests
-Deep knowledge of UI/UX best practices & design standards for iOS and Android
-Ability to work closely with the product and design teams to customize the experience for the iOS and Android platforms
-B.S. or M.S. Computer Science or related field
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