Application Developer

Vital Images   •  

Waterloo, ON

Industry: Healthcare

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Not Specified years

Posted 46 days ago

Description

As an application developer you build the user-facing applications that help deliver on the value of our medical data management platform.

The role

As an application developer you build the user-facing applications that help deliver on the value of our medical data management platform.

In this role, you will:

  • Be a member of a small agile development team that designs and builds products to securely exchange, store and share patient data for large healthcare provider networks
  • Deliver data management solutions optimized for advanced data analytics
  • Write and test a lot of code and release the resulting improved products often
  • Work closely with product managers, software architects, and senior user experience designers
  • Participate in the design process for new applications using rapid prototyping techniques
  • Lay the groundwork for new application development and frameworks by helping to select cutting-edge technologies

What you bring to the team

We’re most interested in smart, curious, engaged software engineers who can build great software products.

Must have

You’ll need to demonstrate to us that you have these. Show us something you’ve worked on, tell us a story, share your passion…

  • College Diploma, Bachelor’s degree, or equivalent experience
  • Strong interest in building user interfaces
  • Experience with AngularJS, JavaScript and CSS
  • Experience with Ruby on Rails
  • An entrepreneurial spirit and an inquisitive mind
  • Excellent verbal and written communications skills
  • Willingness and ability to learn new technologies
  • Strong aptitude for solving problems independently
  • Solid grounding in computer science and software engineering concepts and practices
  • Ability to develop maintainable, production-quality code
  • Solid understanding of modern software design and unit/system testing

Nice to have

  • Interest in interaction design and visual design
  • Familiarity with RESTful application development
  • Experience with Mac OS X and/or some flavour of Linux, because that’s what we mostly work with
  • Understanding of version control systems. We use Git here, but others will help you understand the concepts
  • Experience utilizing multiple data storage techniques including dimensional data modeling and data lakes to support analytics and machine learning on structured, semi-structured and unstructured data