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Solving one of healthcare’s biggest bottlenecks. Eliminating operational errors from clinical trials.

JOB DESCRIPTION

About the Opportunity

  • How often are you given the opportunity to build something from the ground up, with an abundance of resources at your disposal; to be part of a team of people accomplished in diverse scientific and engineering disciplines, focused on using the best of what lies at the forefront of technology to address complex, real-world problems that have a positive impact on potentially millions of peoples’ lives? This is that kind of opportunity.
  • We are seeking a thoughtful hands-on Front-end Developer to join the rapidly growing team in. The ideal candidate has a serious passion for user-centered design and development; believes in constantly evolving and improving through iteration, testing, user research, and experimentation; and has the agility to go from the whiteboard design of an application all the way to the nuances of code implementation.

Key Responsibilities

  • Contribute to the React front-end and NodeJS API development of our clinical trial risk monitoring application, which enables data analysis and visualization across various study dimensions
  • Design, build, and implement data-driven applications that consume service-oriented RESTful APIs to drive functionality and optimize front-end performance
  • Work with in-house, off-shore and/or near-shore development teams to achieve iterative sprint goals
  • Ensure the technical feasibility of UI/UX designs
  • Produce prototypes and effectively articulate design decisions
  • Identify and resolve performance and scalability issues, troubleshoot problems, and improve product quality
  • Develop robust and production-level code to implement new product features in collaboration with other designers, engineers and subject matter experts
  • Collaborate with the Data Architecture and Development Operations platform teams to evaluate and implement methodologies and workflows to facilitate the frequent and continuous release of high-quality software
  • Keep up-to-date on emerging technology solutions, particularly those on JavaScript, for continuous improvements in front-end application development and end-user experience
  • Help recruit highly capable engineers to the team from diverse backgrounds
  • Mentor and be mentored by engineers of varied experience levels and subject matter areas

Minimum Requirements

  • 4+ years relevant hands-on experience building dynamic, responsive, web-based applications using modern technologies and frameworks, including React, JavaScript (ES6), HTML5, CSS3, etc.
  • Superior skills writing modular, scalable, performant code
  • Knowledge of data visualization and charting libraries (e.g. D3, Recharts, DC, C3, Plotly, etc.)
  • Strong understanding of web standards and front-end design concepts like layout, specificity, accessibility, and browser compatibility across multiple platforms and devices
  • Experience working in an Agile software development environment
  • Exceptional written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong attention to detail and highly organized, with effective multi-tasking and prioritization skills
  • Proactive, self-motivated and self-directed, with the ability to learn quickly and autonomously
  • Comfortable with ambiguity
  • Superior problem-solving and troubleshooting skills
  • Ability to work as part of a collaborative cross-functional team in a fast-paced environment
  • Sincere interest in working at a rapidly changing start-up and scaling with the company as we grow
  • Bachelor’s degree with strong academic performance in Computer Science, Software Engineering, Applied Science, or equivalent field

Preferred (Nice-to-have) Qualifications

  • Experience building user interfaces that support analytics and interactive data visualization
  • Experience designing or writing unit tests and/or functional tests in a continuous integration environment
  • Experience with AWS S3, EC2, EMR, Lambda, or an equivalent cloud-hosted infrastructure
  • Experience with full-stack development (e.g. Node.js)
  • Comfortable learning and using other programming languages such as Python, SQL, etc.
  • Experience in the life sciences industry
  • Experience with healthcare data, ideally clinical/operational clinical trial data
  • Knowledge of e-clinical systems and technologies (e.g. EDC, CTMS, IRT, etc.)
  • Direct experience collaborating with clinical research/operations professionals
  • Familiarity with BI tools (e.g. Looker, Tableau, Qlik, Spotfire, etc.)
  • Advanced degree (e.g. MBA, MSc, PhD, etc.) in relevant field

INTERVIEW PROCESS

  • Preliminary Phone Screen
  • 3 Team Member Interviews
  • Executive Interview

DIVERSITY, EQUITY AND INCLUSION

For the 4 quarters Lokavant has been in business, we have made consistent progress quarter by quarter to make our team more diverse and inclusive. We have team distributed across the US and Internationally to embrace employee lifestyles and give everyone the freedom to contribute to Lokavant from wherever they are. Our flexible PTO policy allows all team members to observe holidays of different nationalities, religions and beliefs.

We are committed to living by our values in cultivating an in person and virtual workplace environment that prioritizes equity, diversity and unity. We also hope you are committed to creating an inclusive environment, seeking different perspectives from the diverse set of Lokavant stakeholders, both inside and outside our company, whose communication and perspective may be different than our own.

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