WEB APPLICATION ENGINEER

ENGINEERING - CHICAGO, IL, USA
WHO WE’RE LOOKING FOR:

Fibroblast is seeking a Web Application Engineer who is passionate about applying his/her technical skills to a complex, challenging industry that fundamentally touches each and every person’s life.

You will join our team of developers, driving Fibroblast’s growth through building new feature sets and new products, while onboarding and servicing our clients. You will work directly with, and have the opportunity to learn from, our Senior Developers and VP of Engineering, who architected our entire platform. We’re looking for someone who loves to write code, build cool products, and who is both curious and driven to solving problems in new ways while to finding the best solutions.

WHO WE ARE:

Fibroblast is a fast-growing, venture-backed healthcare technology startup based in Chicago.
We’re on a mission to fix our broken healthcare system. We’re automating today’s manual, paper-based referral process to make sure that no patient slips through the cracks and misses out on needed care. We’re using data to improve the care patients receive and reduce the overall cost of healthcare, among other things.

WHAT YOU’LL DO:

Manage and build our junior engineering team:

  • Write and review clear, organized, extensible code
  • Participate in code review
  • Contribute to all phases of the product life cycle
  • Work closely with and learn from a rock star group of engineers
  • Receive mentorship from senior members of the team
  • Develop and grow into a more senior role through defined opportunities
  • Support the advancement of a strong development culture
HERE ARE THE SKILLS WE’RE LOOKING FOR:
  • 2-5 years of experience as a developer
  • Strong knowledge of general purpose programming languages (PHP, Ruby, Java, C#, or Python)
  • Experience developing robust, dependable, and scalable web applications
  • Experience with MV* frameworks; hexagonal and service oriented architecture; design patterns
  • Solid understanding of security, (ops/infrastructure & application level)
  • Proficient in Agile methodologies and use of metrics
  • Experience with QA, Automated Testing, and Testing Frameworks
  • Nice to have: Understanding of healthcare regulations and standards (e.g., HIPAA, HL7/FHIR, etc.)
WHAT WE’RE OFFERING:
  • Competitive Salary
  • Stock options in a growth-stage company
  • Medical, dental, and vision insurance
  • Life insurance, disability benefits, and 401k Retirement
  • Unlimited Vacation
  • High-energy work environments with dedicated “work zones” at our office in MATTER’s start up incubator in River North and our office in West Loop
  • Membership at MATTER, providing:
    • Participation in a strong community of start-up entrepreneurs and engineers
    • Free access to MATTER networking and educational events
    • Opportunities to access and build relationships with MATTER mentors and industry and investor partners
  • The latest equipment including Macbooks and large monitors
  • Weekly sponsored team happy hours
  • Tons of snacks and catered lunch weekly
  • Discounts on tons of useful services (Zipcar, etc.)
STEPS TO APPLY

You can apply by filling in the form below. Please include any representation of your work that may include, but is not limited to, your GitHub account, App Store apps, Google Play apps, LinkedIn profile, and any project that you’re particularly proud of. We love seeing work that matters to potential members of our team!

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