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Full-Stack Engineer - Remote at SemanticBits (Herndon, VA)

SemanticBits is a leading company specializing in the design and development of digital health services, and the work we do is just as unique as the culture we’ve created. We develop cutting-edge solutions to complex problems for commercial, academic, and government organizations. The systems we develop are used in finding cures for deadly diseases, improving the quality of healthcare delivered to millions of people, and revolutionizing the healthcare industry on a nationwide scale. There is a meaningful connection between our work and the real people who benefit from it; and, as such, we create an environment in which new ideas and innovative strategies are encouraged. We are an established company with the mindset of a startup and we feel confident that we offer an employment experience unlike any other and that we set our employees up for professional success every day.

SemanticBits is looking for a full-stack engineer to help us build modern digital health services that are used to support the Center’s for Medicare and Medicaid (CMS) Quality Payment Program (QPP). The project involves implementing highly interactive and modern web interfaces with AngularJS that will be used by healthcare providers across the country. The system is backed by Node business services implemented in a microservices paradigm. The application uses a MySQL database. The project will be implemented using an Agile, Scrum-based process that includes Sprint Planning/Review/Retrospectives and daily stand-ups. The team uses human-centered design to implement highly modern, usable interfaces.

Responsibilities

  • Be part of a dynamic, highly-independent Scrum team following the standard Scrum ceremonies in a Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe) environment
  • Work with the Product Owner and Scrum Master to break down requirements into technical tasks
  • Take ownership of various user stories and work with the development team to manage dependencies on the QPP Program
  • Collaborate with members of other teams to address integration needs and/or other interpendencies
  • Assist with the release management process
  • Assist team members in any way necessary to meet team commitments

Requirements

  • Expertise working as part of a dynamic, interactive Agile team developing and delivering digital services
  • Minimum 3 years experience developing front-end web user interfaces with Angular
  • Experience with integrating with RESTful backend microservices using Node.js(+typescript)
  • Experience with AWS highly preferred, along with Docker
  • Experience with build tools like webpack, npm, and gulp/grunt
  • Experience with Test-Driven Development using automated testing frameworks such as Mocha, Karma, Jasmine, Sinon, and/or Protractor
  • Experience ensuring your code builds and deploys properly through Continuous Integration/Continuous Deployment processes, built in Jenkins or a comparable tool
  • Ability to work with and coordinate with other developers using digital tools such as Slack
  • Experience with version control tools, such as Git
  • Knowledge of modern design patterns and building enterprise-grade production applications
  • Excellent command of written and spoken English

Benefits

  • Competitive base salary
  • Three weeks of PTO
  • Ten paid holiday days
  • Comprehensive health benefits (Medical with HSA option, dental and vision)
  • Professional development and training reimbursement
  • 401k retirement plan with 3% base salary contribution irrespective of employee's contribution
  • 100% paid short-term and long-term disability
  • 100% paid life insurance
  • Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
  • Casual working environment
  • Flexible working hours

SemanticBits, LLC is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, or any other characteristic protected by law. We are also a veteran-friendly employer.