Senior Software Engineer - Remote

Vancouver BC
Aug 31, 2022
Sep 28, 2022
Engineer, IT
Full Time
Canada Remote Worker

The Emmes Company, LLC ("Emmes") is a global, full-service Clinical Research Organization dedicated to excellence in supporting the advancement of public health and biopharmaceutical innovation. We believe in the power of truth, so much so that we named our company Emmes, which means truth. Through decades of experience we have learned that collaborative relationships thrive and human health benefits when truth is our compass.

Our "Character Achieves Results" culture is driven by five key values that guide our actions in the way we conduct research and distinguish us as an organization: Integrity, Agility, Passion for Excellence, Collaborative Partnerships and Intellectual Curiosity. We are a trusted partner to clients who share our passion for improving public health in a world of ever-changing scientific research.

If you share our motivations and passion in research, come join us! You will be joining a collaborative culture that empowers every Emmes employee — from entry level through top executive — to contribute to our clients' success by sharing ideas openly and honestly.

Primary Purpose

Designs, develops, implements, and maintains web-based clinical trials data collection applications in a J2EE environment.

  • Designs, develops, implements and maintains web-based clinical trials data collection applications in a J2EE environment
  • Has primary responsibility for the soundness of all project databases and deployments
  • Has primary developer responsibilities for upcoming releases
  • Participates in requirements gathering and analysis, code review, architect and design sessions for upcoming releases
  • Participates in regular (weekly) project meetings
  • Provides IT solutions for project and corporate needs
  • Mentors junior team members
  • Other duties as assigned

  • Master of Science degree in a computer related field
  • 2 years of enterprise Java / J2EE development experience
  • Expertise in Object Oriented Analysis and Design (OOAD) using Java / J2EE or Javascript
  • Expertise in web platform development like Node.js, Express, AWS Amplify, AppSync, GraphQL, Struts, or Spring Framework
  • Expertise in database management systems like DynamoDB, Amazon Aurora, Microsoft SQL Server, MySQL, Or Oracle
  • Experience with Ajax based JavaScript frameworks like React, Angular, Vue, or jQuery
  • Experience with Middleware technologies like amazon Kinesis or Apache Kafka
  • Experience with web service
  • Experience with XML serialization technologies
  • Experience with CI/CD and build automation technologies services like AWS CodePipeline, Gradle, Ant, or Maven
  • Experience with source code repositories like AWS CodeCommit, Git/GitHub, or SVN
  • Strong multitasking, problem solving, and organizational skills
  • Proven ability to work independently and in a team environment

Why work at Emmes?

At Emmes, your actions and hard work will have a direct impact on public health initiatives, both globally and in our local communities with opportunities for volunteerism through our Emmes Cares community engagement program. We offer a competitive benefits package focused on the health and needs of our growing workforce, including:
  • Unlimited Approved Leave

  • Extended Healthcare Insurance

  • RRSP Contribution
  • Maternity / Parental Leave Top Up

  • Tuition Reimbursement / Professional Development

  • Wellness and Healthcare spending account


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The Emmes Company, LLC is an equal opportunity affirmative action employer and does not discriminate in its selection and employment practices. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, political affiliation, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, disability, protected veteran status, genetic information, age, or other legally protected characteristics.