Software Engineer - Back End

United States - Remote

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The role
Babylon is a healthtech company that is going to disrupt the healthcare industry by creating an AI / Digital first platform to re-invent how healthcare is delivered for the better.  
In your role as a Back End Engineer, you’ll be part of a cross-functional team that’s responsible for working cross functionally to develop bleeding edge technologies across platforms, engines, microservices, & more.
Tech Stack 
Java 11+, Python, Ruby, Spring Boot, REST/GraphQL, Microservices, Postgres, Kafka, Kubernetes, Docker, AWS, CircleCI and Azure Pipelines for continuous integration/delivery

COOL PROJECTS WE ARE WORKING ON

  • Triage - We’re extending our experimentation platform to accelerate the time from R&D to production to deliver industry-leading causal AI and RL-based decision making into our symptom checker.
  • Deep Patient Understanding - We’re building the most comprehensive views of our members, leveraging our health graph, AI platform and expertise in machine learning to deliver deep meaningful insights on our members to improve health outcomes. 
  • Babylon Advisor - We’re reimagining healthcare through the algorithmization of clinical guidelines, to deliver a system to drive continuous learning and personalization of clinical care, which will sit at the heart of our products and services.
  • Note Assistant - we're productionizing a bleeding-edge Natural Language Processing (NLP) model our scientists have developed. 
  • Goals + Actions - We are building a world class digital health service by helping guide patients through their personal care journey - whether that next step is scheduling an appointment, completing a health assessment or reviewing actions from a personalized care plan.
  • Building a platform that solves the complexity of national health regulations.  Imagine a world of global microservices, orchestrated in a clearly-visible way, choreographed through an avalanche of events!
  • Building a matching engine to match the right clinician for the right member at the right time is key! 
  • Development of our Health Graph that is an active platform that grows as we learn more about our members. We've combined best of breed technology (Kafka / Elasticsearch), industry standards (FHIR), our own encoded knowledge base as well as a bunch of smart applications to create a fully normalised, active graph view of our members. 
  • Help us solve the mess which is medical data by developing our Partner Integrations engine.  This engine will be built on intelligent, adaptable components that abstract complexity from the Babylon Internal systems.
  • Building our bleeding edge Synthetic monitoring platform to ensure reliability within our build automation & CI/CD pipelines.
  • Help us build an agnostic cloud platform which will abstract away the infrastructure layer allowing Babylon services to be deployed anywhere on earth. We aim to do this at speed.
  • We are building in-house application security tools and capabilities that will serve all of our microservices as a security backbone functionality for their most common and complex security tasks. By hyper-automating our security operations, from embedding SOAR, through dynamic sand-boxing and playground environments, to autonomous and continuous threat hunting.
  • Building bleeding edge security tools to hyper-automate our security operations, from embedding SOAR, through dynamic sand-boxing and playground environments, to autonomous and continuous threat hunting.

REQUIREMENTS

  • You’re a modern Java , Ruby, or Python expert who knows (or is keen to learn!) Spring Boot, JUnit, REST and GraphQL APIs, microservices, relational databases (Postgres), and event-based systems (Kafka)
  • You’ve worked in commercial Java, Ruby, or Python development before or maybe have contributed heavily to an open-source project
  • You’ve got experience in writing secure, scalable, and performant code for a cloud environment
  • You may know Javascript and React already (a bonus!) or be happy to pick-up what you’d need to know to be able to contribute to our web portals and mobile apps when needed
  • Technology is your strength but you’ll bring more than just your technical expertise to the table - you’re obsessed with our users and helping them achieve better health outcomes - and you care deeply about every step of their healthcare journey
  • Experience working on teams practicing Agile and/or Scrum methodologies

PERKS AT WORK

  • Competitive salary package including annual bonus scheme
  • Yearly training budget
  • Newly redesigned offices with a fun and engaging culture
  • Free snacks
  • Dog friendly office 
  • Parking reimbursement
  • Accrued PTO of 20 days + public holidays
  • Competitive medical, dental and vision plans
  • Access to Company Share Option Plan
  • Access to flexible spending account and health savings account 
  • Competitive retirement plan, short term disability, long term disability and life cover
WHAT WE OFFER Whether you work in one of our amazing offices or a distributed team, Babylon is highly collaborative and fun! You’ll have a chance to work in a fast-paced environment with experienced industry leaders. We have a learning environment where you can make an impact.
WHO WE AREWe are a team on a mission, to put accessible and affordable healthcare in the hands of every person on earth. Our mission is bold and ambitious, and it’s one that’s shared by our team who shares our values, to dream big, build fast and be brilliant. To achieve this, we’ve brought together one of the largest teams of scientists, clinicians, mathematicians and engineers to focus on combining the ever-growing computing power of machines, with the best medical expertise of humans, to create a comprehensive, immediate and personalized health service and make it universally available.
At Babylon our people aren’t just part of a team, they’re part of something bigger. We’re a vibrant community of creative thinkers and doers, forging the way for a new generation of healthcare. We’re only as good as our people. So, finding the best people is everything to us. We serve millions, but we choose our people one at a time…
DIVERSITY AT BABYLONWe believe that difference inspires a better, healthier world. That’s why it’s at the heart of everything we do. From our people to our products, difference enriches every part of our business and creates a culture based on equality of opportunity, and in which all Babylonians can progress their careers. We’re committed to creating an environment of mutual respect where equal employment opportunities are available to all applicants without regard to race, colour, religion, sex, pregnancy status, national origin, age, physical and mental disability, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, and any other characteristic protected by applicable law.
Job region(s): North America
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