6 days old

Front-end Software Developer

Cambridge, MA

Help us improve access to life-changing therapies that can transform human health

We are Cytiva, a global provider of technologies and services that advance and accelerate the development and manufacture of therapeutics. Formerly part of GE Healthcare, we have a rich heritage tracing back hundreds of years, and a fresh beginning since 2020.

Our customers undertake life-saving activities. These range from fundamental biological research to developing innovative vaccines, biologic drugs, and novel cell and gene therapies. Our job is to supply the tools and services - the pots, pans, soups and sauces - they need to work better, faster and safer, leading to better patient outcomes.

What you'll do

This role is for a front-end developer to work on our web application at the heart of the factory. You will be responsible for all aspects of the user interface, making use of the latest client-side technologies to bring native app like functionality to our cloud software.
Within the Cell and Gene Therapy team we have developed a cloud-based Manufacturing Execution System to run cutting edge biological factories. This software already helps our customers deliver incredible new treatments to cure cancer and fight many other devastating diseases

  • Develop touch-friendly and responsive web applications using React, HTML5, CSS3 and a Ruby on Rails back-end.
  • Lead our front-end development in React, working to ensure we follow industry best-practises, develop high quality code and stay current with the evolution of that framework.
  • Provide technical leadership and guidance to the wider web application team in the best-practice use of tools and methodologies for front-end development e.g task runners (Grunt), JS/CSS preprocessors (CoffeeScript, Babel, LESS, Sass), templating (Handlebars.js)
  • Maintain a strong focus on testing everything you develop as well as championing the use of new tools and methodologies to improve software quality e.g. JSLint, Mocha, Chai, Jasmine
  • Demonstrate an in-depth knowledge of the capabilities of popular browsers and work to ensure a consistent user experience across them.
  • Use appropriate tools to prototype new user interfaces and conduct usability testing.
  • Contribute to our agile development process by capturing user stories, defining acceptance criteria and being an active participant in standups and retrospectives.
  • Follow modern software engineering best-practice: collaborative distributed coding with branching version control, continuous integration and deployment.
  • Drive world-class quality in the development and support of our products in accordance with our ISO9001 Quality Management System and the principals of GAMP5 Good Manufacturing Practice.

    Who you are

    • Bachelor€™s Degree in Computer Science or other €œSTEM€ subject
    • Minimum of two years front-end development experience on a commercial web application.
    • Fluent English€¢ Experience of developing software for healthcare and the regulatory environment which surrounds it would be helpful.

      Who we are

      Whatever your role, we bring purpose and challenge into our everyday work. If you are driven to make the world a better place thanks to science and medicine, you€™ll feel right at home here. If you€™re flexible, curious and relentless, you€™ll belong. If you are excited about a global culture, this can be the place to further your career.

      Want to know more? Take a look at our Instagram, Twitter and LinkedIn pages!

      Cytiva is a 3.5 billion USD global life sciences leader with over 7000 associates across 40 countries who are dedicated to our mission to help us improve access to life-changing therapies that transform human health. As a trusted partner to customers that range in scale and scope, Cytiva brings efficiencies to research and manufacturing workflows, ensuring the development, manufacture and delivery of transformative medicines to patients.

      As part of the Danaher family of companies, our work at Cytiva is supported by a global science and technology innovator. In addition to Danaher€™s unrivaled leadership training and professional development programs, our relationship also provides expanded career opportunities across industries and brands. Together, we are united by a shared purpose: Helping Realize Life€™s Potential.

      Danaher Corporation and all Danaher Companies are equal opportunity employers that evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or other characteristics protected by law. The €œEEO is the Law€ poster is available here.","industry":"Biotechnology


Posted: 2020-05-21 Expires: 2020-06-20

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