MDM Solution Engineer

  • AstraZeneca
  • Square in Square, Tallaght, Dublin, Ireland
  • 23/04/2021
Full time Data Science Data Engineering Data Analytics Big Data Data Management Statistics

Job Description

MDM Solution Engineer

Would you like to apply your expertise to impact the Data Management in a company that follows the science and turns ideas into life changing medicines? If so, AstraZeneca might be the one for you!


AstraZeneca is a global, innovation-driven BioPharmaceutical business that focuses on the discovery, development and commercialisation of prescription medicines for some of the world’s most serious disease. But we’re more than one of the world’s leading pharmaceutical companies.

At AstraZeneca we’re dedicated to being a Great Place to Work. Where you are empowered to push the boundaries of science and unleash your entrepreneurial spirit. There’s no better place to make a difference to medicine, patients and society. An inclusive culture that champions diversity and collaboration. Always committed to lifelong learning, growth and development.


Here our work has a direct impact on patients – transforming our ability to develop life-changing medicines. We empower the business to perform at its peak and lead a new way of working, combining cutting-edge science with leading digital technology platforms and data. All with a passion to impact lives through data, analytics, AI, machine learning and more. Join us at a crucial stage of our journey in becoming a digital and data-led enterprise. Make the impossible possible by building partnerships and ecosystems, creating new ways of working and driving scale and speed to deliver exponential growth. Focused and committed, and backed with the investment to succeed, we’re driving cross-company change to disrupt the entire industry. Ours is a place to innovate, take ownership and run with it. You’re trusted to explore and to find new solutions, experimenting with leading-edge technology and grappling with challenges in a modern technology environment that might never have been tackled before. AIt’s a dynamic and challenging environment to work in – but that’s why we like it. There are countless opportunities to learn and grow, whether that’s exploring new technologies in hackathons, or transforming the roles and work of colleagues, forever. Shape your own path, with support all the way. Diverse minds that work cross-functionally and inclusively together. Be part of a team that has the backing to innovate, disrupt an industry and change lives.


To drive continuous improvement and innovation on our global Commercial IT strategic platforms, we have established an Application Engineering team in our Solution Delivery Center, which is responsible for projects and releases on Veeva’s & IQVIA’s CRM platforms for 35,000+ users in 70+ countries as well as on global implementations of Reltio MDM capabilities.

We are now looking for a MDM & Trigger Solution Engineer to lead design and build of releases and projects on the Reltio MDM platform and related applications / integrations as well as on our home-grown Trigger Engine for push analytics and next-best-action processes

The MDM & Trigger Solution Engineer will have the following primary responsibilities:

  • Serve as an internal consultant and Reltio & Trigger expert for IT and business partners across all business areas (Commercial, Medical, R&D)
  • Evaluate the applicability of new technologies / application features and make recommendations for technology and business strategic roadmaps
  • Lead build, test, and deploy activities of key Reltio & Trigger platform initiatives
  • Lead / Influence Reltio’s Product Release Roadmap against AstraZeneca’s interests from the product
  • Collaborate with Regional Solution architects and Capability leads to co-create functionalities with strategic markets with a view to scale globally
  • Implement industry best practices for managing MDM systems.
  • Lead, mentor and coach the AZ Application Development team based in Chennai to increase throughput and quality
  • Establish partnerships with 3rd party suppliers for staff augmentation and project capacity and provide technical oversight for projects implemented through these suppliers


  • Prior significant experience working in Pharmaceutical or Healthcare industry IT environment
  • Direct hands-on experience working within MDM (e.g. Informatica, SAP) and/or Reltio in a technical role
  • Functional and technical understanding of push analytics and next-best-action engines, either homegrown or off the shelf, e.g. Aktana
  • In-depth knowledge of technologies (JSON, JAVA, SOAP, REST, JSON, SOQL, Python, AWS, HIVE)
  • Proven experience of managing and coaching/mentoring offshore teams of developers
  • Experience of working within a quality and compliance environment and application of policies, procedures and guidelines


We’re a network of entrepreneurial self-starters who contribute to something far bigger. There’s a diversity of expertise in our Technology group that’s unique to AstraZeneca – it allows us to dive deep into

exploring new leading-edge technology. We enable AstraZeneca to perform at its peak by delivering world-class technology and data solutions. Our work unlocks the potential of science. We optimise and evolutionise AstraZeneca by maximising efficiencies and finding new ways to drive productivity. From automation to data simplification. We’re not afraid to take ownership and run with it. Empowered with unrivalled freedom. A place to be open and transparent – we speak up, think creatively and share ideas. Our diverse contributions help us to make better decisions. But we have a constant drive to innovate,

and an appreciation for high standards. It takes challenging the status quo to add value in our ever-evolving environment. We love it here because put simply, we make a meaningful impact.

Technology at AstraZeneca is a home for purposeful disruptors!


Are you already imagining yourself joining our team? Good, because we’d love to hear from you! Click the link to apply and we’ll be in touch as soon as we can.


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Competitive salary & benefits on offer.