Back End Developer/EE Technologist

POSTED: October 1, 2018
BUSINESS: Concordance Health Solutions
START DATE: Immediate Availability

Concordance Health Solutions is a startup company developing products, services, and data to improve patient medication adherence in partnership with pharmacists, healthcare providers, and payers. Our products include medication monitoring technologies which are simple to integrate into the pharmacy practice, inexpensive to use, fit seamlessly into a patient’s lifestyle, and incorporate feedback loops to patients and healthcare partners to improve medication adherence behaviors and health outcomes. We are looking for a qualified candidate for a mixed role involving Back End Development and EE technology development to join our team. This individual will be responsible for designing and developing databases and backend integration, electronic devices that utilize Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE) communications as well as writing firmware. Currently, the team uses Agile methodology to work with stakeholders through support managing the backlog and delivery of minimum viable product in weekly sprints in an iterative manner. The system includes mobile apps for Android and iOS, internal and external web apps, internal web and mobile tools, integration with Bluetooth technology and Backend Services, all which enable users to interact from their mobile devices. The role will develop and improve high quality mobile applications that interface with Concordance and partner IT systems.

If you’re passionate about databases and backend integration with mobile and web user-friendly apps, we would like to meet you. As a Mixed Role Developer, you will work with designers, product owners and stakeholders to build backend and backend solutions.


● Gather specific requirements and suggest solutions

● Design, implement, and maintain, electronic components, products, and systems

● Support the entire application lifecycle (concept, design, test, release, upgrade, and support)

● Troubleshoot system errors and debug hardware/software/firmware

● Write unit tests to enhance the Development unit testing experience

● Work with QA to develop quality assurance, system test, UAT and PROD test cases

● Troubleshoot and debug to optimize performance

● Ensure new and legacy applications meet quality standards

● Testing to confirm functionality and HIPAA compliance

Required Skills:

● 2+ years of experience with the analysis and development of Java systems

● 2+ years C programming or similar languages

● 2+ years of experience using Java framework

● 2+ years of experience developing micro-services or RESTful web services

● SQL, NoSQL, Linux, Windows, MySQL, Cloud, Java, Wildfly, AWS, Security and Encryption

● Knowledge of Agile is a must

● Ability to work in a highly collaborative environment

● Ability to work in a team environment

● Experience with third-party libraries and APIs

● Excellent analytical skills with a good problem-solving attitude

● BS degree in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering Technology and/or relevant field

Additional Qualifications: 

● Experience with any SQL Database and a Java Application Server

● Experience working with Web Services REST or SOAP

● Experience working on an AWS environment, Wildfly

● Experience in hardware circuit design, printed circuit board layout, and quick prototyping. Experience with embedded systems design and programming for extremely low power systems.

● Experience with Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE) communication protocols, connectivity, and implementation.

● Experience with design techniques, tools, and principles involved in production of precision technical plans, blueprints, drawings, and models.

● Experience with raw materials, production processes, quality control, costs, and other techniques for maximizing the effective manufacture and distribution of goods.

● Ability to pay strict attention to detail

● Possession of excellent oral and written communication skills

● Possession of excellent client-facing consulting, leadership, and analytic skills

Interested applicants may send resume and cover letter to Deb Parent


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