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  • Location: Wellesley
  • Salary: Competitive with great benefits package
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 7 months ago

  • Sector: Software, MedTech
  • Contact: Ollie Gearing
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: 01403 216216
  • Start Date: 2021-07-01
  • Job Ref: V-46804 - OG

I am delighted to work with an exciting and successful fast-growing pharmaceuticals company. That is a global leader in clinical trials. My client offers a fast-paced environment pushing boundaries to the next generation, whilst being able to gain new skills and grow your career.
This role can be done completely remotely from any of the following locations: East coast US, West Coast US, Germany, Netherlands, UK, Switzerland, Ireland and Belgium.

The Study Configuration Engineer is responsible for the technical configuration of clinical trials.

  • Develop custom logic code in Python to implement complex workflows.

  • Write unit tests, help troubleshoot and resolve defects.

  • Primary technical support to Client Services Leads (CSL) during the study build process, including writing configuration scripts, verifying correctness of study configurations, and serving as liaison between CSLs and Engineering.

  • Primary technical support to Client Excellence (CE) during the study maintenance phase, including troubleshooting production issues.

  • Work with clients and third-party vendors to develop web service and other integrations with external APIs.

  • Program and configure study-specific reports.

  • Create re-usable data modification scripts for data changes as needed by Client Excellence or Client Services Leads.

  • Provide 1st-tier technical support for production support issues


  • Programming experience in Python or similar object-oriented programming language.

  • Professional technical support experience

  • Strong communication skills


  • BS in computer science, biotech, or related field. Equivalent experience with at least 5 years in a related field may be considered.

  • Industry experience of key product functionality (randomization, drug supply management, forecasting, natural language processing) is an asset.