Software Engineers Navigating Cancer
Who we are
We are transforming health care through technology and are at the forefront of an exciting movement toward patient-centered care and empowerment, and the business is taking off! We believe our business will make the lives of thousands of cancer patients better by using technology to connect them to their doctors, their family, support network, and other care providers. We are an early stage company founded by medical and technology veterans and backed by strong investors and is establishing numerous strategic partnerships and buzz in the industry.
Why work here?
We have a new Ruby on Rails application platform that already has hundreds of doctors and tens of thousands of patients using our tools - i.e. revenue, and an unending list of new features to build into the platform. You will be helping cancer patients get better care - we consider this a valuable and meaningful reason to come to work each day. You get to work with cutting edge RoR technology, wear as many technology hats as you can and contribute every day to our business success! You get to help us grow to establish ourselves as a world class development organization. We are lean, agile, and lightweight. We believe in each other, believe in our work, and have a lot of fun along the way.
Who you are
You are passionate about software development
No matter how long you?ve been doing this, you strive to improve as a software craftsman
You communicate with the software development community and are always looking to the latest technologies to improve quality, design, and delivery times.
You excel with soft skills and communication which makes you very effective in a highly collaborative, team and paired programming environment
Ideally, you have participated in open source projects
You love agile principles - continuous improvement, incremental and continuous delivery, lean style techniques such as Kanban, Test Driven Development, etc
What you will do
RESTful API and web services;
You will develop a strong health care industry domain knowledge and an understanding of the needs of cancer patients. Be a vocal leader on the team for continuous improvement, code quality, and software craftsmanship
What you will bring to us
Experience doing test-driven development on object-oriented web frameworks
Solid experience in web technologies and web application development with a thorough understanding of the underlying why and how of the tools you use
Your understanding and experience with performance issues, tuning, scaling, and security when working with the web
Your bias for action, and experience making things happen in a fast-paced, dynamic environment
Your excitement for the mission of Navigating Cancer and a strong desire to impact an up-and-coming health care technology start-up
These are full-time with the Navigating Cancer team. Our offices are in the Westlake/Queen Anne area in Seattle, and we offer competitive salaries and benefits.
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