Software Engineer


Philadelphia, PA

Industry: Life Sciences & Research


Less than 5 years

Posted 278 days ago

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We are looking for a high energy and innovative individual with a passion for software development to join our team. The individual selected for this position will have an active role in the development or migration of large-scale, enterprise-wide initiatives to build a platform or custom applications that will be used for the acquisition,   transformation, entity extraction, mining of content on behalf of business units across our company. This individual will contribute to solutions across the entire architecture stack in building cloud native applications using the current technologies including Java, Angular JS, XML, Micro Services, Oracle, PostgreSQL and NoSQL databases. Key technical challenges that this role will be involved with include high volume XML publishing, automating problems around text structuring and working across a global footprint with different business units. 

Key Responsibilities


?        This individual will work closely with users, technical leads, project managers, and other cross-functional development teams to design and deliver software solutions. This includes writing software, making modifications to existing software and integrating applications within the core pathway. 

?        Active coding in key technologies is required for this development position and includes: Java, JavaScript AngularJS , Spring, Netflox OSS Stacl, AWS,  Serverless,   Docker,  Git,   Jenkins,  Spinnaker,  DynamoDb,   Oracle,  PostgreSQL.

?        Develops cloud native applications, including systems integration.  

?        The individual will also be responsible for applying working knowledge of OO design patterns to develop enterprise level and cloud native solutions.

?        This individual must develop software using disciplined software development processes, adhering to team/company standards and software best practice guidelines, and corporate policies.


?        Delivering quality of the software to our QA team is an important function of this position and this individual will be responsible for creating and executing unit tests on the code that they write for their applications.


This team works in an Agile/Scrum development environment.


?        Candidates must have a bachelor?s degree in Computer Science or related field.


?        1+ year of experience in OO design and development role on a medium to large, enterprise-scale software program.


?        Candidates must be able to demonstrate experience in the following:

o   Ability design and develop applications in industry standard java and javascript frameworks.

o   Working with RDMS and NoSQL databases.

o   Web application servers (such as Tomcat)

o   AngularJS, React, Node.js, ExpressJS, Spring, Netflix OSS Stack (Karyon, Eureka, Zuul)

o   AWS, Serverless, Docker, Git, Jenkins, Spinnaker, DynamoDb, Oracle 11g, PostgreSQL

o   Linux

o   Xpath, parsing and related XML processing tools

?        The candidate should also possess experience with Web Services such as RESTful web services.