User Interface Software Engineer

POSTED: April 6, 2022
BUSINESS: AsedaSciences
POSITION TYPE: Full-time

Overview:

AsedaSciences performs phenotypic screening and data reduction services, utilizing human cell
lines, to screen chemical compounds to determine their multi-parametric biological and
physiological effects on defined cell types. The information generated is used to define the
potential risk of compound failure due to toxic effects as well as determine possible mechanism
of action. The service is dependent on the capabilities of the company to perform cell-based
assays, which utilize flow cytometry as the read-out technology, coupled with sophisticated
bioinformatics and statistical methods, to provide clients with biological risk assessments of test
compounds and help prioritize compound choice for progression within their R&D programs. The
predictive analyses and end results are provided to clients through a cloud-based SaaS model
allowing for compound and associated data storage, analysis and visualization, hosted on AWS.

The UI SW Engineer will be responsible for designing, implementing and delivering a functional
User Interface for the AsedaSciences 3RnD® cloud-based SaaS platform. The role will interract
with marketing, customers and pilot users to deliver a world-class user experience that ensures
rapid uptake and growth of the user base. This role will be required to deliver a fully functional
user interface with appropriate features as defined and prioritized within the product design goals
and feature roadmap. Experience at delivering highly successful UI designs that maximize
customer satisfation, deliver an outstanding user experience and minimize churn is essential. The
position requires a demonstrated ability to work cohesively in a cross-functional, multi-country
team environment inclusive of back-end database architects, QA SW engineers and marketing to
ensure the SW product and associated features are delivered effectively, on time and on budget
to enable the company to meet its strategic and financial goals.

Responsibilities:

  • Create and deliver a stable and reliable GUI that meets the design goals and delivers on
    customer expectations for functionality, reliability and performance
  • Implement state of the art UI design and visualization tools on AWS that heighten the user
    experience and in turn drive the customer network effect and maximize accelerated user
    uptake
  • Ability to implement the latest industry standard test methods and models to ensure that
    performance requirements, GUI behaviors and code analysis is automated and rigorously
    tested
  • Work as a team with the QA SW engineer to ensure the Quality Assurance process for code
    review, testing and release is effectively implemented
  • Implement a continuous improvement process, in collaboration with Product Marketing, to
    ensure that current features and tools are continuously improved and new features and tools
    are implemented on a continuous basis using an Agile development process
  • Collaborate with partner companies to integrate new tools or applications and blend them into
    the overall company graphic design guidelines to provide customers with a product
    experience that allows seamless navigation between applications, while appearance is
    designed to ensure the look and feel of a single, uniform product
  • Deliver high quality code that minimizes bugs, avoiding multiple rounds of regression testing
    and ensuring products are launched on time, to quality and on budget
  • Work with Product Marketing during the pilot testing release process to ensure all features
    are functional. Identify, prioritize and fix SW bugs to ensure optimal SW functionality
  • Ensure timelines are clearly planned, defined and delivered within agreed timelines

Minimum Requirements:

  • B.S. in Computer Science, Engineering, Information Technology or equivalent degree.
    Relevant experience will be considered in lieu of degree
  • Minimum of five (5) years of experience in developing compelling user software experiences
  • Demonstrated track record of launching cutting edge cloud-based applications on Amazon
    Web Service (AWS), ideally concept to commercialization
  • Demonstrated technical expertise in developing web/cloud apps using React.js. Prior
    experience building applications based on Material Design or similar design systems is
    preferred
  • Experience with Jest or similar testing frameworks is preferred
  • Working experience with SQL/NoSQL databases to manage data rich applications is a must
  • Demonstrated ability to deliver milestones and deliverables on time and on budget
  • Demonstrated ability to work effectively and independently in a team environment
  • Strong desire to work in a growing start up
  • Excellent problem solving and troubleshooting skills
  • Strong (oral and written) communication and presentation skills
  • Self-motivated and excited by opportunities to gain new skills and knowledge

 

Interested candidates should send a resume to careers@asedasciences.com 

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