We are currently hiring a Front-End Engineer ( Developer) who would enjoy the challenge of designing and building applications to improve diagnosis, treatment and management of cancer.
Youre a creative and innovative developer, with experience in enterprise software development, who enjoys working in a fast paced and technically challenging environment. You should be self-driven, with an enthusiastic, flexible and 'can-do' attitude. You appreciate the latest emerging technology and know when and when not to use it.
Data is not simply something you push and pull to populate your applications, but something you approach with curiosity and care. You have an attention to detail in design and execution. You embody or recognize aesthetics of code, user experience and data visualization. You take pride in your work and yet you know humbly that there are many ways to success.
And most importantly, you enjoy your work and have fun with it!
What's happening at MSK in the digital space?
MSK is embarking on a Digital Transformation and created a Digital Accelerator to help us build our digital capabilities. The Digital Accelerator (DA) is a hub for new ideas, innovations, testing, and the development of new digital products and services to support patients, researchers, and clinicians. Were using an agile approach and user-centered design to build products that will improve the patient journey. Were a brand-new, lean group that is team-oriented, passionate about our work and focused on making an impact at MSK.
Designs, codes, unit tests, and integrates new features and functionality during sprint
Analyzes functional requirements and documents technical specifications
Work anywhere in technical stack, delivering quality code on front-end and back-end
Builds scalable, globally distributed systems
Completes required documentation
Plans for implementation and migration from test to production
Alerts Product Owner & squad members to changes and additions to the sprint deliverables/backlog
Engages QA / Testers for automated testing
Participates in peer design and code reviews to ensure code quality
Leverages/contributes to standard packages, data governance
Ability to influence squad members to "swarm" tasks to ensure highest priority items are completed first in sprint
You have experience writing and maintaining Object-Oriented CSS and with the use of CSS preprocessors such as LESS or SASS. Experience with CSS-in-JS is a plus.
You have good knowledge of maintaining a healthy build pipeline for the frontend code through Webpack.
You value both cross-browser, as well as cross-platform optimization.
Solid understanding of data structures, algorithms, software architecture, TDD
Somewhat familiar with containerization, e.g. Docker, and cloud providers such as AWS and Azure
Experience working in an agile environment
Nice To Have:
Understanding of Machine Learning algorithms
Experience working on digital healthcare products
Internal Number: 2019-36708
About Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
As one of the world's premier cancer centers, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center is committed to exceptional patient care, leading-edge research, and superb educational programs. The close collaboration between our physicians and scientists is one of our unique strengths, enabling us to provide patients with the best care available today as we work to discover more effective strategies to prevent, control, and ultimately cure cancer in the future. Our education programs train future physicians and scientists, and the knowledge and experience they gain at Memorial Sloan-Kettering has an impact on cancer treatment and the biomedical research agenda around the world.