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Software Engineer

Engineering

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Manchester office, remote friendly

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Full-Time

We’re looking for a driven and dependable Software Engineer to help us deliver an ambitious roadmap of new products and features. Through your work, you will help empower people in taking control of their own health, wellbeing and fitness. Your contribution to our products will help bring about meaningful change in societal health.

You’ll join a team devoted to the development of a highly rated iOS & Android App and the cloud infrastructure to support it. You’ll work on creating clean mobile and web user interfaces, robust serverless back-end code, and form an integral part of a multi-faceted development team.

You’ll get the opportunity to work with the latest devices, from mobiles to wearables, finding new and interesting ways to empower users to gain meaningful insights from their personal health record.

Our vision of a great candidate is someone who, through hard work, will overcome challenging technical problems and who will contribute to delivering valuable features in our products. They’ll love working within an open, supportive team from a wide range of industry backgrounds, enjoying spending most of their time working directly with teammates. Most importantly they’ll be eager to solve new problems and learn brand new skills, taking the opportunity to grow both themselves and the team they’re in.

Responsibilities

  • Produce components for across-platform health and wellbeing App
  • Produce components for a modern,cloud-based software infrastructure
  • Deliver quality throughtest-driven development (TDD) and exploration of the work delivered by thewhole team
  • Collaborate with design and UXteams to deliver user delight
  • Mentor juniors, providing supportand guidance where necessary
  • Actively contribute to technicaldecisions through discussions, whiteboarding, evaluations, and investigations
  • Depending on your affinities, you may gravitate towards a specialist area such as front-end development, back-enddevelopment or DevOps but ideally you will be comfortable working on any aspect of the development stack.

Required skills

  • Core proficiencies& ideal experience:
  • Cross-platformAndroid/iOS App development stacks
  • Webdevelopment stacks
  • Node.jsprimarily using JavaScript and to a lesser extent TypeScript
  • Reactprimarily using TypeScript
  • Documentdata stores, specifically MongoDB
  • Containerisationusing Docker
  • TestDriven Development
  • Git,Git Flow, Pull Requests
  • 2+years commercial experience

Desirable and additional skills

  • Useful frameworks and additional experience we’d be interested in:
  • AmazonWeb Services
  • Agile development methodologies
  • Cordova
  • Swagger+ API Gateway
  • SRE/DevOps environments
  • Certifications(e.g. AWS, CEH)
  • Serverless technologies such as AWS Lambda
  • Knowledge of Node.js Express, GraphQL or Apollo
  • Jira, Confluence
  • Healthcare-related software development

About us

We’re putting the individual at the heart of healthcare so they can feel better informed and more in control of their health. It’s about people being in control of their health information and being able to share it with whomever they choose, in order to get the health and care they want.

"Empowering people with access to personalised health and wellbeing information, so that they can make informed decisions and increase their healthy and happy years”

Benefits

  • Remote working - As working from home has become the 'new normal,' we'll help you get set up with the right equipment to do your best work remotely
  • Wellness plan - Money off everyday healthcare costs and services to support your wellbeing - think discounted dentist and optician bills, physio, and counselling.
  • Flexible time off - Even if you love your job, everybody needs a rest. That's why we encourage everyone to take regular days off to unwind and recharge.

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