Software Architect; VARA digital health platform

Medullan Platform Solutions D'Abadie, Trinidad and Tobago


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Position Description

Looking for a new challenge? Are you a senior technology professional looking to bring your passions and dreams to work?

Note: we also welcome senior software engineers with proven track records who want to grow into the architect role.

As a Software Architect on our product team you will:

  • Work with a team of smart, driven, globally experienced and globally distributed engineers designing, developing and maintaining enterprise-level applications using object oriented and service oriented technologies
  • Propose, defend, and implement your own ideas and solutions to challenging problems
  • Be responsible for the architecture and design of new features and capabilities of the platform, taking into account requirements, security, and performance
  • Maintain documentation of the system architecture and components
  • Work closely with the VP of Technology to execute on the product roadmap
  • Work with pre-sales and product management teams in solution demonstrations
  • Work with the Product Manager in planning and execution of new product releases
  • Provide support for production escalations and problem resolution for customers
  • Be a mentor to other team members on both career and technical topics
  • Receive great benefits, including unlimited time off, flexible work schedules, and the ability to work from home

Desired Skills & Experience (The Core):

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • 5+ years experience with commercial-grade software development
  • Working with or architecting complex software composed of multiple components/microservices
  • Experience with cloud-based architectures and technologies (including supporting SaaS services)
  • Strong understanding of modern system design (HTML, mobile, data storage, logging, backups, load balancing, etc.)
  • Hands on API design and implementation experience
  • Experience technologies in our stack: JavaScript/TypeScript, MongoDB, SQL, PHP, Python
  • Strong aptitude for problem solving
  • Knowledge of OOAD, UML, Agile and Design Patterns

Desired Skills & Experience (The Plus):

  • Experience in Node.js and platforms such as Express.js, Koa.js, Hapi.js, etc.
  • Experience with Docker and containerization, especially Kubernetes
  • Experience with distributed computing (workers, queues, reliability architecture, etc.)
  • A strong understanding of full stack development - mobile/browser interfaces through infrastructure
  • Knowledge of Test Driven Development (TDD)
  • A BS or MS in computer science, or equivalent – but experience tells all!

Character and Interests (The Edge):

  • Ability to multitask, absorb new technologies, and work in a fast-paced and dynamic team environment
  • Ability to work with business clients, facilitating discussions, and assimilating processes, issues and needs
  • A strong sense of ownership and accountability; “can do” attitude
  • A determination to learn and grow your skills and capabilities

Have we described you? Does this sound like a role for you? Then join the ever expanding Medullan family and grow with us.