Join our team!

 

Healthcare and life sciences are experiencing a technology revolution. If you share a vision of improving heath outcomes through open technology then come join us! OpenClinica produces cloud software that accelerates understanding of disease and speeds the development of new medicines. Customers around the world rely upon our web and mobile solutions to clinically test everything from artificial body parts to new, modern treatments for “neglected” diseases such as malaria. You’ll work with a tightly knit team, collaborate with users and software engineers all over the world, and be challenged to learn and grow in your chosen career path.

Perks @ OpenClinica

Competitive Salary

Competitive Salary & Bonus

Life Insurance

Life Insurance

401K Retirement

401K Retirement

Team Fun

Team Fun

Flexible Work Environment

Flexible Work Environment

Health Insurance

Health Insurance

Stock Options

Stock Options

Free Gym

Free Gym

Choose Your Weapon

Choose Your Weapon

Dental Insurance

Dental Insurance

Referral Bonus

Referral Bonus

Free Drinks

Free Drinks

Flexible Vacations

Vacation When You Need It

Disability Insurance

Disability Insurance

Family Leave

Family Leave

Free Snacks

Free Snacks

Is there a role right for you?

Below are our current open positions. But finding great people is what’s most important to us. If you don’t see a job that fits you, contact us at jobs@openclinica.com and let us know about yourself.

Software Development

Senior Javascript Engineer

We’re looking for a Senior Javascript Engineer with a strong portfolio of experience using back-end & client-side javascript frameworks. You’ll support the development of features across OpenClinica’s web apps including our form engine & single page applications. You will be a part of a small but nimble tight-knit team that is focused on bringing enhancements and expanded functionality to market for our research data capture platform, using a microservices architecture, a SaaS delivery model, and open, modular APIs.

Much of our code is open source, so you can build a public portfolio of your work and get to collaborate with lots of smart researcher/developers around the world. We’re interviewing qualified candidates right away and the right person will get an offer very quickly.

Your top priorities will be to:

  • Have fun doing what you love to do!
  • Participate in development life cycle activities like design, coding, testing and production release.
  • Partner closely with product to craft great product experiences.
  • Bring your creative thinking, curiosity, strategies, and ideas to advance our company’s values, unique culture, and vision for the future.

Qualifications

  • 5 years experience delivering enterprise class Javascript web applications, with at least 3 most recent years working with Angular.js, Node.js, etc.
  • 3 years current experience building single page applications with popular JS frameworks and libraries (React, Angular, Webpack, Underscore, etc.).
  • Experience with test automation: TDD, unit/integration/functional testing.
  • Experience with HTML5, CSS3, Sass, Bootstrap, and cross-browser and device development.
  • Solid understanding of object-oriented design and programming concepts, core JavaScript concepts like scope/closures, the event loop and asynchronous callbacks, promises.
  • Have a passion for quality and writing clean, solid, readable code that scales and performs well.
  • Strong desire to learn, push the envelope, and share knowledge with others.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, including the ability to explain ideas to both technical and nontechnical people.
  • Familiar with agile, git, cloud, docker and related infrastructure technologies.
  • Prior experience working with healthcare or life science software, and/or contributing to open source software projects a plus.
  • BS in Computer Science or equivalent experience.

What We Offer

Compensation is competitive and includes base salary + bonus. Benefits include:

  • 401k plan with matching
  • Flexible Spending Account
  • Health and dental insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Short and long term disability
  • Flexible paid time off

In addition, we offer some useful and fun perks, such as:

  • A professional development budget just for you!
  • Free parking to keep you sane
  • Free gym to keep you healthy
  • Free coffee to keep you peppy
  • A fun culture and happy people!

To Apply:

Please email a resume and cover letter to jobs@openclinica.com.

Java Software Engineer

OpenClinica develops cutting-edge clinical research software that accelerates pace of healthcare innovation. We have a rapidly growing customer base and are a globally recognized brand in clinical research. This is unique opportunity to work with a small, tightly-knit team to make a big impact that can propel your career.

As a Java Software Engineer your focus will be to bring enhancements and expanded functionality to market for our research data capture platform, using a microservices architecture, a SaaS delivery model, and open, modular APIs. See https://blog.openclinica.com/2016/09/22/openclinica-4/

Much of our code is open source, so you can build a public portfolio of your work and get to collaborate with lots of smart researcher/developers around the world. We’re interviewing qualified candidates right away and the right person will get an offer very quickly.

Your top priorities will be to:

  • Actively contribute to the OpenClinica platform, architecture, infrastructure, and functionality.
  • Bring your creative thinking, strategies, and ideas to advance our company’s values, unique culture, and vision for the future.

Qualifications

  • 1-3 years experience building Java based applications using Spring.
  • 1+ years experience designing, building, and consuming REST APIs in a security-conscious environment.
  • Micro-services, AWS, docker, and cloud experience a plus.
  • Familiarity with Angular JS, HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript, jQuery, and mobile web development. NodeJs and/or Meteor experience a plus.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, including the ability to explain ideas to both technical and nontechnical people.
  • Familiar with agile, git and related processes/technologies.
  • BS in Computer Science or equivalent experience.
  • Prior experience working with healthcare or life science software, and/or contributing to open source software projects a plus.
  • Energy, passion, humor, compassion, and enthusiasm!

What We Offer

Compensation is competitive and includes base salary + bonus. Benefits include:

  • 401k plan with matching
  • Flexible Spending Account
  • Health and dental insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Short and long term disability
  • Flexible paid time off

In addition, we offer some useful and fun perks, such as:

  • A professional development budget just for you!
  • Free parking to keep you sane
  • Free gym to keep you healthy
  • Free coffee to keep you peppy
  • A fun culture and happy people!

To Apply:

Please email a resume and cover letter to jobs@openclinica.com.

User Experience (UX) Design Intern

Job Description

OpenClinica is seeking a User Experience (UX) design intern that is passionate about creating intuitive, efficient, and delightful user experience for our clinical research technology products.

You will work as part of the UX team, and work closely with our product and project teams to engage and delight users such as data managers, clinical monitors, cllinical research coordinators, investigators, and patient participants. This position is located in Waltham, MA.

The people at OpenClinica are dedicated to delivering powerful yet ease-to-use software and technology solutions to capture data for clinical research. Our users tackle challenging clinical research problems, manage vast amount of data, and make difficult decisions to advance research and improve patient outcomes. To support our users and their missions, our UX  practice focuses on building the right systems and services to make the complex simple for the users

The UX design intern will be familiar with the user-centered design process to give color, life, and originality to the insights that come from user research. Working collaboratively, you will help instantiate ideas as prototypes in all levels of fidelity, and construct innovative yet practical interactions that meet the users’ needs.  

Key responsibilities:

  • Design and deliver low- to high-fidelity sketches, wireframes and prototypes to communicate design solutions and drive implementation
  • Define and maintain user interface (UI) standards that will ensure uniformity across all OpenClinica products
  • Assist with UX design and research projects

Skills and experience:

You might be a good candidate for this position if you have (or are in school for)

  • A Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree in Design, Human-Computer Interaction or related disciplines  
  • Working knowledge of user interface design best practices across web, mobile, and tablet platforms
  • Knowledge HTML and CSS strongly preferred
  • Proven track record of success working collaboratively with diverse teams
  • The aptitude to understand complex issues and excellent communications skills

Why working for us?

If you share a vision of improving health outcomes through technology, enjoy the thrill of tackling design challenges with complex user requirements, and work well in close-knit team-based environment, come join us! At OpenClinica, you will have the the opportunity to collaborate with users and software engineers from around the world, be challenged to learn and grow in your chosen career path, and have fun while doing it.

To Apply:

Please email a resume and cover letter to jobs@openclinica.com.

Sales

Business Development Representative

OpenClinica develops cutting edge clinical research software that accelerates pace of healthcare innovation. We have a rapidly growing customer base and are a globally recognized brand in clinical research. This is unique opportunity to work with a small, tightly-knit team to make a big impact that can propel your career.

The Business Development Representative (BDR) is the first point of contact for all new prospects to discuss OpenClinica’s products and services. The BDR plays a critical role by proactively engaging prospects to uncover their challenges, their requirements, and help determine the most appropriate solution for their needs.

Key responsibilities:

  • Conduct high volume prospecting to qualify leads in the life sciences sector
  • Bring a consultative approach to qualifying leads and communicating value proposition.
  • Become an expert in identifying challenges that our prospective customers face in their clinical research
  • Enthusiastically represent the OpenClinica brand.
  • Understand a customer’s business and e-clinical needs and map them to OpenClinica’s offerings
  • Follow up with prospects throughout the sales cycle
  • Work closely with other team members to implement and improve strategy and process
  • Maintain organized and effective sales efforts

You must have:

  • A track record of high achievement
  • Superb communication skills and an engaging personality. Ability to listen effectively, ask the right questions, and deliver information in a clear, concise, and compelling manner
  • A goals-driven, competitive nature
  • Ability to quickly learn new technical subjects
  • Desire to work in a fast-paced but FUN(!!) technology environment
  • Ability to deal with objections during the selling process
  • Interest in technology, mhealth, and clinical research
  • Strong attention to detail
  • 0-3 years of related experience

You should have:

  • Bachelor’s Degree, preferably in a technical or sciences field
  • Technology selling experience; software preferred
  • Previous experience working in a high volume, phone and email based environment

Compensation:

Compensation is competitive and includes base salary + commission. Benefits include:

  • 401k plan with matching
  • Flexible Spending Account
  • Health and dental insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Short and long term disability
  • Flexible paid time off

In addition, we offer some useful and fun perks, such as:

  • A professional development budget just for you
  • Free parking
  • Onsite gym
  • Well stocked snack bar
  • A fun culture and GREAT people!

To Apply:

Please send resume and cover letter.

Client Services

Implementation Specialist I

OpenClinica produces cloud software that helps accelerate the development of new medical treatments through better clinical research. Customers around the world rely upon our technology to gain insight into human health and develop new medical treatments. As an Implementation Specialist, you will be responsible for helping our customers be successful in applying our software for use in their clinical studies.

Key responsibilities include:

  • Understand and articulate customer requirements.
  • Translate clinical study protocols into OpenClinica study configurations.
  • Develop OpenClinica forms, edit checks, validation rules, and events.
  • Contribute improvements to OpenClinica best practices for study design, such as process flow diagrams, Standard Operating Procedures, validation test report formats.
  • Manage the work of other contributors to study setup process (e.g. QA testers, outside vendors).
  • Create and deliver study-specific training.
  • Anticipate and proactively manage areas of study setup project risk (scope, budget, people, quality, timeline, resources, communications).

Background & Experience

You might be a good fit for this role if you:

  • Enjoy working with web and mobile technology
  • Possess strong computer skills (though programming experience is not necessary)
  • Have strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Are highly organized and with meticulous attention to detail
  • Have an engaging personality
  • Possess an undergraduate degree and 2-5 years prior work experience.
  • Prior experience in clinical research or healthcare field a plus.
  • Prior experience with HTML, Javascript, and XML a plus.

Location

This is a full time position based in our Waltham, Massachusetts office.

How to Apply

To apply please send resume and cover letter. In your cover letter we’d like to hear 3 specific reasons why you think you might the person we are looking for!

Client Success Manager

The Client Success Manager oversees client accounts, proactively managing them for success with our products and services. Via a lot of direct (phone, email, and occasional face-to-face) interaction, you’ll be building strong relationships with our customers and helping ensure they get the most out of our products and services. You’ll be learning about our clients’ research projects, and identifying ways we can best support them.

Key responsibilities include:

  • Keep the pulse on customer satisfaction via qualitative and quantitative measures, and communicate these to management
  • Serve as an escalation point/facilitator for high priority technical issues
  • Maintain accurate client account records
  • Identify cross-selling and upselling opportunities
  • Draft/process contract upgrades, renewals, and other documents
  • Work with professional services to help conceptualize new projects
  • Engage with internal resources from sales, support, engineering, and compliance as needed
  • Apply detailed product knowledge to recommend implementation approaches that best suit a specific clinical trial’s requirements.
  • Develop and maintain an in-depth understanding of OpenClinica’s products and services, best practices, and implementation strategies.
  • Maintain knowledge of our product roadmap, and communicate to clients as appropriate

 

Background & Experience

You might be a good fit for this role if you:

  • Possess 3-5 years working in the clinical research, or related field
  • Have an outgoing personality and superb communication skills
  • Enjoy getting hands on with sophisticated software
  • Are highly organized with meticulous attention to detail
  • Are a quick learner

This is a full time position based in our Waltham, Massachusetts office.

How to Apply

To apply please send resume and cover letter. In your cover letter we’d like to hear 3 specific reasons why you think you might the person we are looking for!

Client Services Intern

Does it thrill you to solve problems for others? Do you take pride in presenting the solution clearly? Is your head in the cloud, technologically speaking? If so, we should talk.

OpenClinica is accelerating innovation in healthcare by making the complex clinical trials process easier.

We are offering paid internships to a select number of smart and technically inclined individuals who seek to acquire marketable skills in the enterprise software industry.  We are particularly interested in hiring interns who may be interested in becoming full time team members.

As a Client Services Intern, you will be an integral member of our highly capable and fun Client Services team.  We are a small company, so you will have the opportunity to work closely with not just client services team members, but also with our engineering team and senior management.

Who you are?

  • You DON’T need to be a computer science major, but you do need to be comfortable with and have used technologies like HTML, XML, Java, and SQL.
  • You DO need to like talking to people and be comfortable troubleshooting via email, phone, and other means, and know how to communicate technical issues to both technical and non-technical people.

What you will learn?

  • You will learn the ins and outs of cloud based enterprise software-as-a-service
  • You will learn the field of clinical trials, and see how new medicines, devices, and other treatments are developed
  • You will learn how to communicate effectively with customers across a wide variety of situations and geographies
  • You will learn useful new tools and technologies

What we require

  • Strong Computer Literacy, including demonstrated understanding of concepts related to web-based applications like XML, HTML, SQL databases, Java application servers, etc.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication
  • A love for interacting with and helping other people.
  • Technically inclined to learn complex software products for the field of clinical trials
  • Have a natural curiosity for solving problems
  • Comfortable using Linux and Windows
  • Have exposure to relational databases

This is a part time position based in our Waltham, MA office, with the potential for full-time.  To help us better learn about you, please send us a short cover letter outlining 3 reasons why you think you might be a good fit.