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Front End Web Developer

Department

Engineering

Location

Remote

WHO YOU ARE

Health Gorilla is hiring a Front-End Web Developer who is motivated to combine the art of design with programming. Responsibilities will include translation of the UI/UX design wireframes and HTML mockups to actual code that will produce the application's visual elements. You will work with the UI/UX designer and bridge the gap between graphical design and technical implementation, taking an active role on both sides and defining how the application looks and how it works.


RESPONSIBILITIES AND DUTIES

  • Develop new user-facing features
  • Build reusable code and libraries for future use
  • Ensure the technical feasibility of UI/UX designs
  • Optimize application for maximum speed and scalability
  • Design desktop and mobile-based features
  • Help back-end developers with coding and troubleshooting
  • Collaborate with back-end developers and web designers to improve the usability
  • Write functional requirement documents and guides
  • Collaborate with other team members and stakeholders
  • Participate in application testing and correcting known bugs
  • Stay up-to-date on emerging technologies
  • Ensure high-quality graphic standards and brand consistency


KNOWLEDGE AND SKILL REQUIREMENTS

  • 3+ years proven hands-on web development experience required 
  • Proficient understanding of ReactJS and Typescript
  • Proficient understanding of web markup, including HTML5, CSS, JavaScript, and Typescript
  • Good understanding of asynchronous request handling, partial page updates, and AJAX
  • Experience with REST API
  • Basic knowledge of image authoring tools to be able to crop, resize, or perform small adjustments on an image. Familiarity with tools such as Gimp or Photoshop is a plus.
  • Proficient understanding of cross-browser compatibility issues and ways to work around them.
  • Experience working in an Agile/Scrum development process and tools (Jira, Confluence, GIT)
  • Strong understanding of layout aesthetics and a good sense of taste
  • In-depth understanding of the entire web development process (design, development, and deployment)
  • Experience working in distributed teams across multiple time zones
  • MS degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or a related subject
  • Strong organizational and troubleshooting skills with attention to detail
  • Strong analytical ability, judgment, and problem analysis techniques
  • Interpersonal skills with the ability to work effectively in a cross-functional team


ABOUT HEALTH GORILLA

Founded in 2014, Health Gorilla is a secure interoperability solution that enables the entire health care ecosystem – patients, payers, providers, digital health solutions, and labs – to seamlessly share health data and aggregate each patient's full clinical history in one place. With enterprise-grade patient identity matching, an unparalleled patient index, and best-in-class security, the Health Gorilla network makes it easy for providers to pull their patient's information from any other clinical records system.

Headquartered in Silicon Valley, Health Gorilla works with health care organizations around the world, helping them gather the clinical data they need to deliver the best and most appropriate care for their patients. For more information, visit healthgorilla.com or follow us on Twitter @HealthGorilla.


OUR COMPANY VALUES:

We build solutions for developers and providers who serve on the front lines of care delivery. To serve our customers, we uphold certain values as a team. 

COMMITMENT: We commit ourselves fully to our customers, and, in many ways, we act as an extension of our customers. 

STANDARDS: We hold ourselves to the highest standards of integrity and honesty when it comes to supporting our customers, handling customer data, or building out new partnerships. 

LEARN MORE: We must remain bold with our ideas. We must continually explore new frontiers in interoperability and push the boundaries of possible, always in our customers' service.


COMPENSATION AND BENEFITS:

We offer a variety of benefits that take compensation well beyond a paycheck. This includes traditional benefits and benefits you might not expect or know about, such as:

  • We offer all employees a competitive salary, bonus program, and stock options, enabling everyone to reap their work rewards.
  • Health Gorilla offers comprehensive coverage, including health, dental, vision, disability, and life insurance. 
  • We have a flexible vacation policy, allowing you to work from home and take as much time off as you need.
  • On your first day, you'll be equipped with the latest technology tools, keyboard, and desktop monitor. 
  • You'll also get plenty of Gorilla swag, including t-shirts, hoodies, and notebooks.
  • Upbeat, casual, and fun office environment and culture.
  • Company-sponsored events & happy hours.
  • Pup-friendly office.


Diversity: 

We believe that diversity creates a healthier atmosphere: Health Gorilla is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law. 

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We’re looking for passionate employees who work well in a small, fast-paced environment and are committed to improving the quality of healthcare.