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SMArt Web Developer
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Company: Children's Hospital Boston
Location: Boston, MA

Children’s Hospital Boston is seeking a very experienced web developer to join in the new SMArt (Substitutable Medical Apps, reusable technologies) team. SMArt is a well-funded high-profile project that aims to improve medical software by providing sufficient modularity in health software platforms to enable the substitution of one component for another. (Website)

The ideal candidate: lives and breathes web development, understands the complete web stack and has developed complete web applications on his/her own, knows two or more programming languages, has strong JavaScript knowledge is required (for the purposes of application development), understands and practices testing in an agile environment, is comfortable working in a collaborative, team environment, and has experience writing against REST web services -- bonus points if developer has produced REST web services Strong Python knowledge is a plus.
If you’re interested in changing the marketplace for Health IT applications, email

Qualified and interested candidates should visit our website and apply to requisition # 23127.
Gene Partnership/ Indivo Web Developer
Company: Children's Hospital Boston
Location: Boston, MA

Children's Hospital seeks a full-time, highly motivated, self-sufficient developer to join a small development team on the Gene Partnership team, a key hospital-wide project to accelerate genomic research. The job is to create patient facing research applications built on the open source Indivo personally controlled health record. These applications will engage patients in a longterm longitudinal research cohort and return research results to them. Individual is expected to thrive within a strong software team that emphasizes teamwork, joint design sessions with Faculty, and good ideas implemented using simple, robust code.

This is an ideal opportunity for a skilled and enthusiastic developer who lives and breathes the Web, iterative software design and implementation, and who wants to learn medical informatics.
Responsibilities will include first and foremost software development/testing/deployment, design sessions with the team, and interfacing with the customer (physicians and genetic counselors).
Skills and Qualifications:
Bachelors or Masters in Computer Science, and/or equivalent industry experience (2-5 years ideally), notable web development, including experience building and coding against REST APIs, notable experience with two programming languages (or more), ideally including Python or Ruby, experience with HTML, CSS and Javascript, experience with iterative development strategies, understands and practices testing in an agile environment, an appreciation for the value of strong documentation, and an appreciation for the simplicity and power of web-based tools. Experience with oAuth, Django, and Javascript libraries such as jQuery, Prototype, Dojo, etc. a plus.

[Qualified and interested candidates should visit our website at and apply to requisition # 23127]

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