Job Title:
Senior Backend Engineer - NodeJS (Healthcare)
Description

About Digit88

Digit88 is a niche product engineering consulting company based out of Bangalore with experience of building offshore development centers for US startups and MNCs since 2014. The founding team has 50+ years of product engineering and services experience out of India, China and the US.

The Opportunity

Digit88 is establishing a new product development team for its US based partner, who is building a virtual care platform that brings together concierge services with advanced technology to help patients to navigate, coordinate, and access whole person healthcare in a trusted, convenient experience. This is an opportunity to help establish and manage a new offshore innovation center from scratch and help us scale our engineering capabilities in healthcare coordination systems for US based healthcare platforms.

Job Profile:

Digit88 is looking for an enthusiastic, self-motivated, hands on senior NodeJS platform engineer with great troubleshooting skills to join our engineering team. Experience with a fast-paced India/US product start-up or a product engineering services company in a senior engineer role, building and managing a high-performance real-time system is mandatory. Applicants must have a passion for engineering with accuracy and efficiency, be highly motivated and organized, able to work as part of a team, and also possess the ability to work independently with minimal supervision.

In this role, you will:

  • Build robust and scalable software using Javascript
  • Analyze challenging problems and successfully deliver results
  • Increase test coverage via unit tests and integration tests
  • Solve complex performance problems and architectural challenges
  • Work with the product and design teams to understand end-user requirements, formulate use cases, and then translate that into a pragmatic and effective technical solution

To be successful in this role, you should possess:

  • 6 years of experience as a Backend Engineer with fluency in Javascript
  • At least 2 years of recent experience with Node.js
  • Experience with Distributed systems and microservices
  • Experience with databases such as MongoDB, Postgres, MySQL, DynamoDB etc.
  • Meaningful, real-world experience with any other of the following: Go, Python, Ruby, Java, or similar
  • BA/BS degree, preferably in a technical field (Computer Science, IT, etc) or equivalent practical experience
  • Excellent analytical and time management skills
  • You find satisfaction in a job well done and want to solve head-scratching challenge
  • Experience with messaging (RabbitMQ, Kafka) is a plus
  • Experience with hapi.js is a plus

Additional Project/Soft Skills:

  • Product from scratch experience: at least 2 products, should be able to work independently with India & US based team members.
  • Strong verbal and written communication with ability to articulate problems and solutions over phone and emails.
  • Strong sense of urgency, with a passion for accuracy and timeliness.
  • Ability to work calmly in high pressure situations and manage multiple projects/tasks.
  • Ability to work independently and possess superior skills in issue resolution.

Benefits/Culture @ Digit88:

  • Comprehensive Insurance (Health, Accident)
  • Flexible Work Arrangements/Remote Work
  • Profit Share Opportunities
  • Accelerated learning & non-linear growth
  • Flat organisation structure
  • Global Peers - Working with some of the best engineers/professionals globally from the likes of Apple, Amazon, IBM and other innovating product companies
  • Ability to make a global impact with your work, leading innovations in Conversational AI, Tele-Medicine, Healthcare and more.

You will work with a founding team of serial entrepreneurs with multiple successful exits to their credit. The learning will be immense just as will the challenges.

This is the right time to join us and partner in our early growth!

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Job Location
Bengaluru, India
Employment Type
Full-time
Experience

6-8 Years

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