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Senior Python Developer

Company: Quantivly
Location: Somerville
Posted on: May 11, 2022

Job Description:

Description Our mission is to increase access to MR imaging for the population. Today, MRI scanners in the US are idle, not taking images more than 60% of the day, wasting $10B in potential revenues annually and delaying patient care. Unfortunately, improving the process of acquiring medical images is widely overlooked, largely because the data needed to drive productivity is simply inaccessible. Quantivly, a spin-off from Boston Children---s Hospital, has developed a platform that analyzes MRI images metadata on-the-fly to unlock operational data and radically transform the way MRI operations are managed. We are looking for a Senior Python developer to lead back-end development of the Quantivly platform. You will design, implement and test technical solutions that help achieve our vision to revolutionize radiology operations. You will be expected to take end-to-end ownership in delivering solutions required to meet the needs of internal product teams and our customers. As such, you will be included in the earliest stages of product discovery and expected to provide insights and solutions based on current and emerging enabling technology. You will develop Objectives and Key Results (OKRs) tied with business objectives to help you focus and commit to priorities, align with the team and develop accountability. We are passionate about making a difference in health care by bringing data science tools to radiology. This is your chance to build your career at a company that is at the forefront of changing its industry. We need brains, ambition, and passion to continue driving this change --- join Quantivly Must be authorized to work in the United States. At this time, Quantivly does not provide VISA sponsorship Compensation Salary: $90k-120k, Equity: 0.25%-1.0% Education Bachelor---s degree or greater required in Computer Science (preferred), Information Technology, or related field (Physics, mathematics, engineering) Our tech stack Python3, Java, C/C++, Docker Microservice architecture using Websocket/ for communication (RPC, PubSub) PostgreSQL 13, GraphQL, Flyway, Redis, Grafana, Redash, Elasticsearch, Keycloak Slurm, Dcm4che, Mirth/NextGen Connect, poetry, asyncio, asyncpg, pydantic Responsibilities Lead the development of the Quantivly platform---s back-end Design, implement, test and deploy technical solutions to fulfill key features on our roadmap Actively participate to the drafting of the Quantivly roadmap Set and discuss your OKRs with the leadership team and tie them with business objectives Build great code that developers can easily understand, and features that customers love Help us grow our software development kit (SDK) with new functionalities, new examples and detailed documentation Independently troubleshoot issues, create and describe plans to fix them, and execute on the implementation Write unit tests on both new code and previously written code to reinforce stability of the codebase as it evolves over time Expand our functional testing environment to reinforce the functional stability of the platform over time Conduct high load test experiments, identify bottlenecks and propose solutions to improve the scalability of the platform Conduct regular code audits to find areas of improvement and ensure excellence Keep up-to-date with the latest advances in frameworks, open-source libraries and best practices Create personal growth goals and discuss career advancement paths with your manager ? Required 5 years of professional development experience. Strong technical skills and experience in all aspects of the software development life cycle 3 years of using Python for application development (not just for scripting). In-depth knowledge of the Python ecosystem and best practices including fundamental software engineering principles and design patterns 2 years of experience with SQL databases (PostgreSQL preferred). Strong background in large-scale/enterprise database architecture, optimization techniques (e.g., indexing, clustering, sharding), security and in writing and optimizing queries Solid understanding of distributed computing, async processing and algorithmic complexity Outstanding analytical and problem-solving skills Work well with in a fast moving, small team environment Bonus qualifications Experience with Docker, Docker-compose, micro-services, Java,, AWS, Elasticsearch Experience in developing SDKs for developers Experience in DICOM and HL7 standards Experience with machine learning and/or SQL server-side machine learning (eg PL/Python) Solid experience in Linux/Unix, shell scripting, git, etc Passion for data warehousing, business intelligence, and predictive analytics If you have experience in JavaScript and not afraid of drafting some front-end prototype elements, wow that---s great You---ve made or contributed to open-source projects and have your fair share of side projects Who you are You are highly motivated and have a passion for creating great products and for applying good design principles while exercising pragmatism to keep deadlines You're curious, love to learn and to dig into new technologies, and can pick them up quickly You can look at code and quickly figure out how it works and how to make it better You're a go-getter and seek ownership of projects with the demonstrated ability to deliver results You thrive on collaboration, working side by side with people of all backgrounds and disciplines, and you have very strong verbal and written communication skills You are great at solving problems, debugging, troubleshooting, designing, and implementing solutions to complex technical issues You strive to excel, innovate and take pride in your work Working locations & additional information Somerville, MA (remote option) Travel: Infrequent Employment Status: Full-Time Employee with benefits (Medical, Dental, Vision) Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Statement At Quantivly we celebrate difference. We are committed to ensuring an environment of mutual respect for every employee and proud to be an equal employment opportunity employer who does not discriminate against any person because of race, color, creed, religion, gender, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, citizenship, age, sex, sexual orientation, pregnancy, marital status, ancestry, physical or mental disability, military or veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We believe a diverse and inclusive workplace is central to our success and actively seek to recruit, develop and retain the most talented people from a diverse pool of candidates.

Keywords: Quantivly, Somerville , Senior Python Developer, IT / Software / Systems , Somerville, Massachusetts

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