Full Stack Engineer (React/API) - REMOTE

Washington, District of Columbia

Job Description

Full Stack Engineer - REMOTE

Why you want to work at Flexion:

We're looking for a Full Stack Engineer with an unwavering passion for developing meaningful, easy-to-use applications. Most of the work we do is on large-scale, enterprise-wide systems (both commercial and government)-this project, in particular, will help with product development for the Veterans Affairs COVID Patient Manager.

Flexion is looking for full-stack engineers who are available immediately, to join a development project on behalf of The Department of Veteran Affairs. The goal of the project is two-fold: Create a suite of clinical decision support tools on a SMART on FHIR platform, while working to increase interoperability between two EHR systems (Vista and Cerner).

IMPORTANT: Upon acceptance, all team members for this position are required to complete onboarding with The Department of Veteran Affairs, which includes two in-person appointments at local VA offices. There are many offices located in each US state for scheduling ease.

At Flexion (an agile software company that's been delivering excellence for over 24 years), our company culture is built on autonomy, trust, and transparency. We empower teams to remain self-sufficient and self-directed by hiring people who can solve complex problems through collaboration-this means lending a hand and flexing your multi-skilled muscles (research, content, business analysis, information architecture, etc.) as needed. Every member within a cross-functional team is a leader who takes responsibility for the entire team's success, which mirrors the company's overall flat structure.

What the job looks like:

  • Collaborate with teammates to architect, design, and implement software solutions to satisfy business requirements.
  • Coordinate with teammates on interdependent workstreams.
  • Comfortable working with all aspects of software development; including DevOps, quality assurance, research, and design.
  • Ability to shift gears and jump on a critical issue along with other teams and resolve quickly.

Why we want to hire you:

You are passionate about software development and you can develop small pieces as you go, while still thinking about how they fit into the whole. You welcome change as a positive thing (instead of viewing it as "rework") and never look at anything you deliver as "final." You understand when "good enough" really IS good enough, without ever compromising on the overall product quality.

You have:
  • 5+ years of software engineering experience
  • ReactJS
  • TypeScript
  • API experience - better yet if experience with VA's Lighthouse API
  • Highly Preferred - SMART on FHIR experience preferred (any experience with HL7 and/or FHIR is awesome)
  • Terraform
  • VADS and Material Design
  • Self-motivated with strong communication skills
  • Passion for learning new technologies and the ability to do so quickly
  • Ability to write high-quality code efficiently
  • Experience with agile application development
  • AWS and/or Azure Cloud experience
  • Experience solving complex problems and implementing solutions for performance and scalability.
  • Ideologies
    • Agile development
    • Test-driven development
    • Continuous integration/deployment

Required communication skills:

Comfortable interacting with the client and demonstrating code in client showcases
Can communicate architectural concepts using ERDs and other visuals

At Flexion, we live by these principles:
  • Speak openly and honestly with your colleagues and clients about problems and proposed solutions
  • Welcome and handle changing requirements and priorities with little or no warning
  • Collaborate online in small groups about 50% of the time
  • Encourage simple and minimal solutions that keep options open
  • Expect and vocally advocate for quality first
  • Learn new practices and techniques as the situation demands
  • Ensure the teams develop demonstrable software every week or two
  • Do what needs to be done to deliver the product or project without ego or attitude
  • Dig deep to find the root causes of problems so we can create the right solutions
  • Relentlessly improve yourself, your team, and your processes

The most efficient way to reach our recruiting team is to submit your resume through the URL provided. If you have questions or would like more information about this job posting or if you'd like to know more about Flexion Inc. in general, please contact a dedicated recruiter at ‪(608) 352-0360.

Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer

If you require a reasonable accommodation to complete any part of the application process, or are limited in the ability or unable to access or use this online application process and need an alternative method for applying, you may contact us at 608-205-8868 for assistance.

Job Location

811 E. Washington Ave., Suite 400, Washington, DC

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If you require a reasonable accommodation to complete any part of the application process, or are limited in the ability or unable to access or use this online application process and need an alternative method for applying, you may contact us at 608-205-8868 for assistance.

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