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Senior Backend Engineer at Element Science
San Francisco, CA, US
Summary of Role
We are seeking a Senior Backend Engineer to join our Research and Development team. You will be building backend infrastructure from the ground up for lifesaving medical wearable devices that send continuous time-series and diagnostic data not only for data scientists, but also for analytics used by patients, physicians, and insurance companies. As an early member of the
team, you will have a high level of freedom and influence in architecting the backend infrastructure and providing leadership in how it is deployed.
Deliverables
Design and build a scalable and HIPAA compliant backend infrastructure for data from medical wearable devices, mobile applications, and web tools.
Create standard medical device software develop deliverables for regulatory submission.
Build development, QA, staging, and production environments that enable product development, QA, user testing, and a low-risk deployment to production.
Develop deployment processes and monitoring to ensure high availability production environment.
Qualifications
4+ years experience developing software as an engineer.
1+ years experience provisioning physical or virtual production systems.
Expert Python development skills. Proficient with Java, JavaScript, and C++ desired.
Experience with SVN and Git.
Experience with system components such as messaging services, resource managers, and load balancers.
Comfortable working via configuration management tools e.g. Chef, Puppet, CFEngine.
Experience with automated testing, integration, delivery, and containerization (docker, jails etc.) a plus.
Computer Engineering Degree or equivalent

Interested? Send a short introduction and your resume.