Back End Engineer

By February 7, 2020 No Comments

Job Description:

We are seeking an experienced back end engineer to help develop our core platform which our apps and research systems rely upon for gathering data in clinical research studies, while helping to integrate our system with a variety of partner and client workflows. In addition, to help design, develop and operate state-of-the-art AWS private-public cloud systems.

This full-time position will report to the Director of Engineering and is based on-site in Brooklyn, NY. Sponsorship is not currently offered for this position and employees must be authorized to work in the US.

The qualified candidate can think critically, act quickly, communicate effectively at all levels, and is a team player willing to fill in wherever an extra hand is needed.

We offer a competitive salary, benefits and equity. Compensation will be commensurate with experience (see requirements below).

 

Key Duties and Job Responsibilities:

The back-end developer will report to the Director of Engineering, and will design, develop and maintain the data collection, verification and data operations platforms. You will also maintain and manage the AWS Cloud infrastructure.

 

Key responsibilities:

  • Work closely with technical and scientific team members to collect technical and design requirements for data acquisition
  • Develop APIs for ingestion of data from our mobile apps
  • Writing code and product documentation for our growing system
  • Work closely with data analysts to implement data validations and data quality standards
  • Define and maintain metadata, data policies, and business data rules

Requirements:

  • BS in Computer Science or equivalent
  • 3+ years in-depth knowledge of Python
  • Hands on experience using AWS including, not limited to: CodePipeline, Lambda, RDS, Load Balancing, etc.
  • Knowledge of Computer Networking including workings of TCP, HTTP, DNS, and TLS
  • Experience implementing/using REST APIs
  • Experience implementing/using API secure authentication (e.g. OAuth, JWT)
  • Proficient in distributed version-control systems (e.g. git, hg)
  • Experience creating ETL scripts based on data ingestion and data mapping requirements
  • Experience with Docker, ECS or Kubernetes

Preferred/bonus Talents: 

  • Masters Degree in Computer Science or equivalent.
  • Experience in a regulated industry (healthcare, finance)
  • Experience building highly secure systems.
  • Knowledge of Javascript (front-end and server side)
  • Demonstrated interests in privacy/security, philanthropy and/or innovation/exploration

Given the civic mission of the company and project, it is especially important that employees uphold the business’ principles honestly and ethically; strive to improve the quality of our services, products, and operations and maintain a reputation for privacy, honesty, fairness, respect, responsibility, integrity, philanthropy, trust, innovation, exploration and sound judgment; and adhere to high standards of business and personal integrity as a representation of our business practice.

 

About us

Datacubed Health is a pioneering technology company making better science and healthier communities a reality. We apply individualized solutions for the capture of data, including smartphone apps, wearable, in-home, and environmental sensors. We specialize in remote engagement with patients and virtual clinical studies. Focusing on healthcare and life sciences, Datacubed Health offers software and services driven by behavioral science to improve patient retention and compliance, resulting in better data and positive health outcomes. We believe that the best way to unlock the insights that have eluded scientists is understanding the holistic life of an individual.

Given the civic mission of the company and project, it is especially important that employees uphold the business’ principles honestly and ethically; strive to improve the quality of our services, products, and operations and maintain a reputation for privacy, honesty, fairness, respect, responsibility, integrity, philanthropy, trust, innovation, exploration and sound judgment; and adhere to high standards of business and personal integrity as a representation of our business practice.

Datacubed Health is an equal opportunity employer and is headquartered in Brooklyn, NY.

To apply for this job email your details to wendel@datacubed.com