Patients Know Best · Jul 4th 2017
We are looking for experienced Java generalists to work on our Electronic Patient Portal and Integrated Digital Care Record system.
PKB integrates data flows across multiple organizations across the healthcare system, while putting the patient in control of her data.
We're building something that actively, directly, improves the lives of people in general -- not selling more stuff, helping others sell more stuff, or making comfortable people a bit more comfortable.
We are a fully remote team with a dozen developers, spread across half a dozen countries within a few hours of GMT (for shared working hours).
The major components of our stack:
We are all remote: there is no central office. We communicate primarily through chat (Slack) and issue tracking (JIRA), as needed over phone (Slack, join.me and similar, Skype, etc.) and we meet up once in a month in person for a day or two – usually in London.
You can use any OS/IDE/editor you like – whatever makes you productive. The only hard requirement is that you can run Docker containers and git somehow. We have devs running Windows, OS X and Linux.
We have all kinds of interesting stuff to work on -- after a few weeks or months of general feature tasks, you will find the role that suits you most. Some of us ended up working on site reliability, others drifted towards the front end – it really depends on you. You will certainly write some Java code and some SQL, occasionally fixing bugs and collecting requirements.
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