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rethinking the
future of

At VitalConnect, our common mission is to save lives and enhance patient care by providing elegant monitoring solutions. We invite you to come join us in making a difference.

Current Openings

Ruby on Rails Software Engineer

Location: San Jose, CA
Date Posted: 06-13-2018
Ruby on Rails Software Engineer

VitalConnect is delivering a revolutionary solution for in hospital and outpatient care to address the growing need for patient data connectivity. VitalConnect leverages extensive expertise in biomedical engineering, data analytics, chip design, and mobile and cloud software to create technology that supports decision-making paradigms that achieve better health and economic outcomes. VitalConnect’s products are designed for use in a broad range of inpatient and outpatient settings, such as hospital monitoring, post discharge care, cardiac monitoring and pharmaceutical solutions.

We’re looking for people who are passionate about revolutionizing healthcare with digital technology. Are you a top performer looking for a dynamic atmosphere with a lot of freedom and responsibility? We want to hear from you! 

Job Description
We are looking for an outstanding full-stack developer to help build, enhance and scale our cloud applications with an emphasis on the back-end. The Vital Connect Cloud and Software as a Service (SaaS) applications store, stream, and manage medical data uploaded from thousands of wearable sensors and enables medical professionals to view, analyze and download the data so as to improve patient’s lives.

  • Write efficient, high-quality code and unit, integration and load tests
  • Work closely with DevOps and SQA to build, debug, maintain and deploy systems that are highly available, scalable, performant and supportable
  • Analyze use cases and design, prototype and refine web user interfaces that serve our end users, with an emphasis on data visualization and analysis
  • Gather, document and refine requirements and specifications
Minimum Experience and Skills
  • At least 5 years of cloud-oriented software development experience
  • At least 2 years of working experience using Ruby on Rails to build both applications and web services
  • At least 2 years of working experience building cloud-based SaaS applications
  • Top-notch programming and debugging skills and an in-depth knowledge of Ruby, Rails, RSpec, Linux, AWS, databases, JavaScript, HTML and CSS
  • Strong skills in software design, debugging and problem solving
  • Experience with building, and maintaining highly available and scalable web services in a Service Oriented or Microservices architecture
  • Ability to work and thrive in a dynamic startup environment with evolving needs and requirements and multiple, concurrent projects
  • A self-starter with a passionate dedication to quality and a sense of personal accountability
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or equivalent
Desirable Experience and Skills
  • Docker-based CI-CD (Continuous Integration and Continuous Deployment)
  • Experience with both Relational (MySQL) and NoSQL databases (MongoDB)
  • Experience with load testing, profiling, performance and scalability analysis
  • Internet security and privacy
  • Experience developing for the medical device market
Buzz Words:
Ruby, Rails, RSpec, MongoDB, NoSQL, MySQL, Web Services, REST, JSON, SaaS, Node.js, Microservices, Docker, JavaScript, Java, HTML, HTML5, CSS, AWS, HA, IoT, Linux

Benefits at VCI include:
  • Employee Medical, Dental, and Vision benefits paid 100% by Vital Connect for employee and dependents!
  • Pre-IPO Stock
  • Lunch catered daily
  • Morning snacks provided
  • Free on-site gym
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