Full-Stack Software Engineer

Engineering /
pulseData uses health system data to build adaptive machine learning engines which identify patients at risk of poor health outcomes.

Our predictive insights enable clinicians to take positive action, saves medical costs, and eliminates preventable sickness.

As a member of pulseData you will be helping us build, deploy and monitor the infrastructure necessary to store, organize, transform and analyze the health care data for millions of patients.

The environment:

    • Currently pre-Series A
    • You’ll have teammates fluent in bioinformatics, quantitative trading, machine learning, language processing and model building
    • We are blessed with deeply passionate clients and seed investors that are partnering with us in making healthcare data-driven
    • As a key team member, you will have an outsized and lasting impact on our culture and future.

You will:

    • Work in strong, tight knit teams to drive the design, and implementation of scalable applications that deliver powerful data processing, analytics, and quality user experience
    • Design and build multithreaded, distributed, highly performant applications and platforms that process complex data in real-time for a sophisticated user base daily
    • Utilize the Python and other exciting open source technologies to design and develop secure and scalable products
    • Build pipelines for data ingestion, processing, storage, and access
    • Maintain required infrastructure (VM's, containers, cluster management tools, networking) to automate deployment pipeline

What we are looking for:

    • Skillful at back-end programming languages (esp. Python, Javascript)
    • Implementations of web service technologies with HTTP, JSON, REST
    • Experience with databases: Postgres, Mongo, SQL, NoSQL
    • Experience building responsive, user facing applications using JavaScript, React, Vue and GraphQL
    • Experience in a cloud environments i.e. AWS, Azure, GCE, Kubernetes
    • Ability to own features from technical design through to completion
    • Ability to breakdown, estimate, adjust, prioritize component tasks
    • 4+ years experience as an engineer, developer, programmer in a production software environment
    • Other value-add skills:  Database architecture, Apache Spark
    • B.S. or M.S. in Computer Science or a related field of study

pulseData perks:

    • Team in NYC and Boston
    • Generous PTO
    • Top tier medical,  dental, and vision insurance
    • Gym discount and team perks
    • Your custom workstation (choose whatever rig you need)
    • Unlimited coffee, tea, and beer

You might love it here if:

    • You’re inspired to use data science and machine learning to help get people healthy
    • You’d rather do or learn what it takes to solve hard problems, rather than stick to a particular tech stack or stay within your specific role
    • You want to be part of a team - giving and asking for help
    • You have an informed opinion of agility, development process, test coverage, and you expect to adapt this opinion for a new team context
    • You’re proactive in communicating expectations, roadblocks, milestones
    • You have a lot to learn and aggressively seek to learn it