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  • Location: Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts
  • Salary: Competitive and great benefits package
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 29 days ago

  • Sector: MedTech
  • Contact: Ollie Gearing
  • Contact Email: ollie.gearing@nextphaserecruitment.com
  • Contact Phone: 01403 216216
  • Start Date: 2021-07-02
  • Job Ref: V-46927 - OG
I am delighted to work with an exciting and successful fast-growing pharmaceuticals company. That is a global leader in clinical trials. My client offers a fast-paced environment pushing boundaries to the next generation, whilst being able to gain new skills and grow your career.

This role can be done completely remotely from any of the following locations: East coast US, West Coast US, Germany, Netherlands, UK, Switzerland, Ireland and Belgium.

RESPONSIBILITIES

 
The Software Engineer for Integrations is responsible for the following:
 
  • Participate on a decentralized, agile-based software development team.
  • Write reusable, testable, and efficient code, unit-test and document implemented features
  • Design and implementation of low-latency, high-availability, and performant applications
  • Implementation of server-side models and algorithms
  • Implementation of web service APIs (REST)
  • Implementation of security and data protection
  • Integration of data storage solutions
 
REQUIRED EXPERIENCE
 
The position requires a minimum of 3-5 years’ experience as a Software Engineer in an agile environment working with web-based applications. The skills listed below are those of a full-stack software engineer, with the understanding that each software engineer has their own “spikes” or preferred areas.
 
Back-end:
 
  • Experience with ORM (Object Relational Mapping)
  • Experience with modern application frameworks such as Django or Ruby on Rails.
  • Experience with Object Oriented Programming
  • Experience with micro-services / loosely coupled applications using multiple data sources and interfaces
  • Good understanding of how databases work and how to use them efficiently
  • Experience with functional programming / higher order functions is a plus
 
General:
  • Understanding of accessibility and security compliance
  • Knowledge of user authentication and authorization between multiple systems, servers, and environments
  • Understanding of fundamental design principles behind a scalable application
  • Strong unit test and debugging skills
  • Proficient understanding of modern development environment tools such as Git (GitHub, Bitbucket) or Mercurial, JIRA or other issue tracking systems, Jenkins or other continuous integration software.
  • Familiarity with regulations pertaining to the FDA or other regulatory agencies a plus
  • Experience with cloud-based applications and virtualization is a plus (Docker, EC2, S3)
 
EDUCATION AND/OR CERTIFICATION REQUIREMENTS
 
  • A Bachelor’s degree in computer science, software engineering or equivalent field is required, with preference towards Master’s degree or higher.
  • 3-5 years’ experience in a development role in an agile development environment