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Employee Type - Full-Time EmployeeExperience - Not SpecifiedIndustries - Management


Axon VCT is a startup with a global footprint that is providing medical imaging and care collaboration tools to the veterinary market. We are seeking an enthusiastic and talented lead developer to accelerate our growth of the Kovo product.  The successful candidate will love learning and thrive in a startup environment where succeeding with diverse challenges and constant change is part of the day to day work.


  • Add new features to our animal care collaboration platform by writing high quality code
  • Lead a local team of talented developers as the team expands
  • Clearly and regularly communicate with management and co-workers
  • Enhance and adhere to company development and business processes
  • Manage cloud infrastructure as required
  • Enhance our DevOps and DevSecOps capabilities
  • Test the software products and improve the product quality and company quality processes to ensure high quality updates
  • Write technical documentation and presentations
  • Recommend improvements to existing software programs and processes as necessary
  • Quickly and thoroughly learn new technologies required to perform duties
  • Provide technical support to front line support staff, directly to customers as needed and collaborate with external API users
  • Collaborate with an offshore team
  • Work diligently to protect the assets of the company and its customers
  • Other duties as required

Skills and Experience

  • Great coding skills and ability to quickly write high quality code
  • Leadership skills that attract and inspire other great developers
  • Degree or diploma in computer science or equivalent experience
  • Ability to work independently yet leverage the team’s expertise to accelerate velocity
  • Demonstrated understanding of projects from the business and customer perspective
  • Flexible and willing to accept a change in priorities as necessary
  • Priority skills and experience include:
    • JavaScript/TypeScript
    • Node
    • GUI frameworks (React, GraphQL)
    • Node
    • Java, Spring, J-Hipster
    • Microservices architecture, messaging (RabbitMQ) and event-oriented architectures
    • HTML5, CSS3
    • Git
    • Agile development processes and tools
    • SQL (PostgreSQL)
    • Cloud (Google Cloud Platform, Application Engine, Stack Driver, Cloud SQL, Big Query)
  • Knowledge of these technologies is an asset:
    • Angular
    • Machine learning
    • Nature language processing
    • Video sharing
    • IoT
    • Other cloud platforms (IBM Soft Layer, AWS, Azure)
    • Docker and Kubernetes
    • Payment processing (Stripe, app store payment APIs)
    • Health and medical imaging technology (DICOM, HL7, XDS Repository, XDS Registry, IHE XDS

This position works with resources throughout North America and Asia; therefore flexibility in the average workday is required to coordinate meetings with resources and clients in other time zones.

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