Software Engineer, Backend
Software Engineer, Backend
Location: remote - ideally able to work close to U.S. business hours.
Start date: ASAP
Segmed’s mission is to bring higher quality healthcare to millions of more patients around the world. We are doing this by turning the medical research process on its head and providing real-world, anonymous medical data for development at the click of a button. We came out of Stanford and YCombinator. We're a 100% remote and distributed team.
We’re looking for an experienced software engineer (backend) who wants to work on developing and maintaining our web platform called Segmed Insight. Your job will be to help us build, improve and scale our Golang web backend along with React.js frontend. This position is an opportunity to make a huge impact on the implementation and scalability of our cloud platform and influence how we serve customers and make a difference in the world. You will report directly to the CTO.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
People skills - you must be a team player and get to know the wider Segmed team
Write specifications for new web backend features
Write clean Golang/React.js code that is documented, tested, and easy to maintain
Analyze, benchmark and stress-test our backend to ensure 24/7 stability
Work closely with our product team to ensure the usability and security of our pipeline
Other ad hoc responsibilities to support the company’s objectives, as required in this fast-paced startup
Travel at Segmed’s expense for fun company-wide team offsites once the pandemic is over!
2yrs+ of experience in Golang / Postgres / AWS
2yrs+ of experience in the full software lifecycle (design, maintenance, refactoring, testing)
Ability to work efficiently in a remote environment (Slack, JIRA, GitLab)
Superior attention to detail and excellent communicator, both interpersonal and written
Well organized and able to juggle many projects at once
Understand healthcare ecosystems and medical and research partnerships
Knowledge of HIPAA and GDPR regulations
Knowledge of radiologic imaging modalities, understanding technical imaging requirements (such as CT and MRI acquisition protocols)
Healthcare industry knowledge/experience
Transparency: We tell it like it is, good or bad
Social Good: People first
Learning Mentality: We acknowledge what we don’t know and find out
Integrity: Do the right thing even if no one’s watching
The Segmed team is international. We have team members from a huge variety of backgrounds and lifestyles. We consider equal opportunities essential. We do not discriminate based upon race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, transgender status, sexual stereotypes, age, status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with a disability, or other applicable legally protected characteristics.