Business Analyst – Software Development

Job Locations United States-OH-Cincinnati
Information Technology


Medpace is a full-service clinical contract research organization (CRO). We provide Phase I-IV clinical development services to the biotechnology, pharmaceutical and medical device industries. Our mission is to accelerate the global development of safe and effective medical therapeutics through its scientific and disciplined approach. We leverage local regulatory and therapeutic expertise across all major areas including oncology, cardiology, metabolic disease, endocrinology, central nervous system, anti-viral and anti-infective. Headquartered in Cincinnati, Ohio, employing approximately 3,500 people across almost 40 countries.

Job Summary

The Business Analyst acts as a liaison for our IT teams and all other functional areas. This employee will bridge the communication gap between process owners and software development teams by identifying and translating business requirements into written user requirements and system specifications for software development.


  • Document, design and implement internal business system processes;
  • Design and plan the process for the development and implementation of system enhancements and/or the introduction of new systems/applications;
  • Troubleshoot and resolve any issues that may arise during the development process, and propose solutions to ensure the end deliverables meet the needs, objectives and timelines of process owners;
  • Identify and coordinate process owner reporting and data analytics needs;
  • Review current and proposed business systems for potential process development and re-engineering, with a goal of improving system effectiveness, efficiency and quality;
  • Participate in business strategy discussions and present pros and cons of new systems and/or major enhancements to senior management; and
  • May be responsible for other projects and responsibilities as assigned.


  • Bachelor’s degree in business administration, computer science, or information systems;
  • 2 years of experience in a Software Development environment;
  • Demonstrated ability to learn new technologies, systems and processes;
  • Demonstrated business acumen;
  • Excellent project management skills; and
  • Strong understanding of application programming, database and system design.

Why Medpace?

When you join Medpace, you become part of a team dedicated to supporting the development of ground-breaking drugs and devices. Our employees provide hope for those living with debilitating diseases. We invite you to be a part of something that is impacting millions of people around the globe while enjoying a competitive total compensation and benefits package and internal growth opportunities.



  • Medpace historically named a Top Cincinnati Workplace by the Cincinnati Enquirer
  • Recognized by Forbes as one of America's Best Mid-size Companies in 2021
  • Medpace ranks amongst top CROs for site ratings across all 10 important attributes including CRA training, preparation & organization, accessibility of staff, open communication, and ensuring timely drug availability
  • Continually recognized with CRO Leadership Awards from Life Science Leader magazine based on expertise, quality, capabilities, reliability, and compatibility

What to Expect Next:

A member of our recruitment team will review your qualifications and, if interested, you will be contacted for an interview.


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