07.11.2016 Sr. Web Application Developer

Sr. Web Application Developer

This position is a unique career opportunity to make an enormous, unprecedented impact on the US healthcare system using a large, aggregated, detailed healthcare dataset. Our client’s analytics product line will integrate data from their clients, encompassing 65 million patients and their data—and growing every day.  This application is intended to enable (i) the comparison of outcome and detailed process metrics between organizations and national benchmarks and (ii) machine learning on multi-customer datasets to allow our client to identify insights into healthcare treatment and process best practices.

The Senior Web Developer will focus on front-end web development of applications that can be built on top of the dataset. The web applications will include data visualizations built on top of the central repository of pseudonymous healthcare data. Displaying insights generated from the data will be key to enabling customers to improve their care processes, ultimately helping to improve patient care.  This person needs to be hardworking, analytical, and humble.


Duties & Responsibilities

  • Provide front end technical leadership and architectural guidance to peers
  • Participate as a team member in planning sprints, software design, and developing and testing features
  • Design and construct web-based data-driven applications utilizing the central repository of customer data
  • Research and present new technologies to the software development team
  • Actively solicit and incorporate feedback from clients and internal stakeholders on new software features and designs

Required Skills

  • HTML5/CSS/JavaScript
  • Front end frameworks (e.g. Angular/React)
  • js or other charting libraries
  • Experience with data pipelines, RESTful API Services, and query languages
  • Experience programming in at least one of Java, JavaScript, Python, or C#/C++
  • Experience with cloud-based infrastructure (e.g. Microsoft Azure)
  • Experience with web UX, including building intuitive web interfaces that present data in compelling ways
  • Commercial product development experience
  • Ability to deal with highly sensitive and confidential information and adhere to data security and confidentiality protocols and procedures
  • Self-motivated; comfortable working independently under general direction


Desired Skills

  • Experience with ‘big data’ analytic technologies (e.g. Hadoop, Spark, Druid, HBase)
  • Healthcare data and analytics experience
  • Understanding of statistics
  • Familiarity with development methodologies including the AGILE development approaches
  • Experience with machine learning techniques

Education & Relevant Experience

  • 5+ years’ experience in technology or technology related field
  • BS/BA in Computer science, information systems, or other technology/science degree