The Cardiac Management Solutions division of ZOLL Medical Corporation develops products to protect and manage cardiac patients, including the LifeVest wearable cardioverter defibrillator (WCD), the ZOLL cardiac monitor, and associated technologies.
Heart disease is the leading cause of death for both men and women in the U.S. At ZOLL, your work will help to ensure cardiac patients get the life-saving therapy they need. To date, the LifeVest WCD has been worn by hundreds of thousands of patients and saved thousands of lives.
ZOLL has been Pittsburgh's Manufacturer of the Year, one of Western PA's Healthiest Employers, and even one of Pittsburgh's Coolest Offices. But it's our unique opportunity to impact people's lives that makes ZOLL the ideal place to build your career.
The Advisory Web Applications Engineer will serve as a member of a team that is responsible for the maintenance and development of several web applications. The Web Applications team is responsible for all aspects of the applications including database, UI, and middle tier development. Projects are executed utilizing an Agile development process to ensure that we are meeting the needs of the product stakeholders. This is a senior level position which will be responsible for application design, implementing best programming practices, and mentoring other team members.
Duties and responsibilities
Assess existing application architecture and lead development team in modifying that architecture for forward development.
Develop effective software solutions by evaluating options, conducting research, gathering information, interpreting data and working with stakeholders.
Function as technical lead for implementing solutions.
Collaborate with peers in other teams/departments, understand the overall goal of the project and formulate solutions that best achieves technical and business requirements.
Promote industry standard practices for all aspects of development from use of appropriate technology to coding standards
Mentor and provide technical guidance and coaching to other team members
Ensure software meets all requirements of quality, security, scalability, extensibility.
Meet deadlines for individual and team projects.
Lead initiatives to improve efficiency and productivity of the department, refine development methodologies to improve productivity of the department.
Other duties as assigned.
Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Science, or equivalent
Minimum of 13 years of experience in web application development
Thorough knowledge of related web technologies, possess broad and extensive knowledge of software development process and its technologies
Knowledge of architectural styles and design patterns
Experience building highly scalable, cloud-native microservices based applications using AWS and/or Azure with Docker, Node.js, and serverless technologies
Experience in relational and NoSQL databases
Experience in Agile development process
Highly motivated to learn and work in a team environment
Demonstration of excellent code quality and efficiency
Good communication and problem-solving skills
Handheld or wearable devices
Regulatory compliance standards
This position is located at ZOLL Cardiac Management Solutions offices. Evening and weekend work may at times be required.
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is regularly required to sit and talk or hear. The employee is occasionally required to stand and walk. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds.
No direct reports, however general guidance, technical supervision, compliance and quality reviews, and initial performance review write-ups of junior engineers and technicians is required.
ZOLL is committed to fostering an inclusive workplace, where unique identities, backgrounds, cultures, perspectives and experiences are respected and valued.
Equal Opportunity Employer - Disability and Veteran
ZOLL now mandates COVID vaccinations subject to legal exemptions.
Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties, or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities, and activities will be reviewed periodically as duties and responsibilities change with business necessity. Essential and marginal job functions are subject to modification.
ZOLL Medical Corporation appreciates and values diversity. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/D/V.
ADA: The employer will make reasonable accommodations in compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990.
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