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Software Engineer III

  • Seaport Blvd., Boston, Massachusetts, United States
  • Full Time

About the Job

We are looking for a Software Engineer III to join our Data Technology Products team. This group works to integrate FMI’s systems with various external partners to ensure our tests and data can help our partners make more informed treatment decisions. This position completes design, development, unit testing, code reviews and technical documentation. Code created in this position will be reusable, testable, efficient, clean and well commented.

We are building out a new team dedicated to taking some of our existing services to the next level by building out and releasing highly anticipated integration features and functionality. You will work collaboratively across several teams throughout the enterprise and get to help make a difference in patient’s lives.

Key Responsibilities

• Technical

• Create custom programs and applications as designated by business need.

• Schedule cross-functional meetings with project managers, end users and other internal and external stakeholders at pre-set intervals to gather information for requirements.

• Define and document architecture, design requirements, functional requirements, and formal technical specifications based upon information provided.

• Write, test, and refactor code that is:

·   Reusable

·   Testable

·   Efficient

·   Clean

·   Well commented

• Maintain efforts for product or platform to be:

·   Cloud-native

·   Resilient

·   Secure

·   Scalable

• Ensure code adheres to patterns and any established standards.

• Integrate and deploy code using provisioning tools, release tools, and continuous Integration CI/Continuous Delivery CD pipeline.

• Debug highly complex problems escalated by other team members.

• Engineer installation qualifications and operational qualifications.

• Project Delivery

• Provide end-to-end responsibility on projects of increasing complexity.

• Perform testing of code and work prior to implementation.

• Help define and participate in software development processes that leverages best practice and supports continuous product delivery.

• Participate in and conduct regular peer design and code reviews.

• Conform to coding conventions and all aspects of the software development life cycle.

• Deliver contributions in an Agile approach and leveraging Agile methodology.

• Manage delivery expectations.

• Collaboration

• Design initiatives that ensure applications integrate seamlessly with other programs in-use at FMI, including Customer Relationship Management tools, Medical Reporting systems, Billing systems and the Laboratory Information Management System.

• Participate in, and periodically lead, scrum ceremonies.

• Provide software engineering expertise and support to the business per business needs.

• Other

• Generally provide fully independent contributions.

• Other duties as assigned.

Qualifications

Basic Qualifications

• Bachelor’s Degree AND 4+ years of professional software engineering experience OR 9+ years of professional software engineering experience

• Proficiency in JavaScript

Preferred Qualifications

• 5+ years of professional programming experience

• Experience in unit and integration testing

• Expert knowledge of object-oriented programming and functional programming languages, including SQL

• Experience:

·   With web application and web servers

·   NodeJS and React

·   With distributed computing (HPC)

·   With Operating Systems: Unix or Unix-like systems

·   Working with relational databases

·   With Object-Relational Mapping (ORM) and query tuning

·   With CI/CD

• Knowledge of a cloud platform

• Genomics domain knowledge

• Strong interpersonal skills that include excellent skill in collaboration and problem solving within a team, with other engineering teams, and with other departments

• Excellent organization and attention to detail

• Ability to work well under pressure while maintaining a professional demeanor

• Ability to prioritize and thoroughly follow up on assigned tasks

• Ability to adapt to changing procedures, policies and work environment

• Understanding of HIPAA and the importance of privacy of patient data

• Commitment to FMI values: Patients, Innovation, Collaboration, and Passion

 

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