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Medidata Solutions, Inc. Tableau Architect in Boston, Massachusetts .

Acorn AI is one of the largest AI companies exclusively dedicated to life sciences. It’s built on Medidata’s platform that includes the industry’s largest structured, standardized and growing clinical trial data repository consisting of 17,000+ trials and 4.5M patients. Our team is composed of over 40 PhD/Masters statisticians, data scientists, analytical product leads, former FDA biostatisticians and computational genomicists.

Your Mission:

  • Help establish and own all Tableau architectural standards across the entire Acorn AI portfolio of projects

  • Work closely with business stakeholders to ensure that architectural decisions satisfy the long-term business strategy for Acorn AI

  • Work “hands on” with project teams to drive the design and development of dashboards

  • Document and design database tables that will be the source of Acorn dashboards

  • Support ongoing projects, make changes to existing dashboards, create new dashboards that will perform optimally

  • Mentor and train other technical team members on best practices of developing dashboards

  • Help lead and grow Tableau practice at Medidata and work on internal initiatives to develop standards and further automate solutions

  • Contribute to standards across other types of BI tools like PowerBI and QlikSense.

Your Competencies:

  • Tableau

  • Other BI tools like PowerBI/QlikSense a plus

  • Good knowledge of SQL

  • Attention to detail

  • Good teamwork and leadership skills

Your Education & Experience:

Must-have qualifications and expertise:

  • Bachelors degree or equivalent experience

  • Ability to communicate well across teams and to communicate feasibility of functionality and give design suggestions

  • 4+ years of experience designing and developing Tableau dashboards at scale

  • 4+ years of experience with designing tables that can support Tableau dashboards

  • Expertise in development of reports in Tableau

  • Strong understanding of advanced Tableau features including calculated fields, parameters, table calculations, row-level security, integration, joins, data blending, interactivity, drill-down capabilities, and dashboard actions

  • Strong attention to detail in making the dashboards visually appealing, consistent, and meeting defined requirements

  • 2-3 years SQL experience

The following will be helpful, but are not essential:

  • A strong analytical background and the ability to quickly digest and evaluate complex analyses with a keen eye for detail

  • Tableau Desktop certification

  • Experience working in Life sciences or across the healthcare value chain

  • Experience using TabJolt or similar performance testing tools

  • Experience in other BI tools like Power BI

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.