Senior Software Engineer

Tyche Project - Allston, MA

We are working with a Boston based “Internet-of-Things” startup, one of VentureBeat's 11 Startups You Should Know About from YCombinator's 2015 Summer Demo Day, creating a cloud based, connected device system for the life sciences/drug discovery industry. Founded by a group of Ivy League / MIT graduates this product connects scientific equipment to the web, which allows scientists to remotely monitor experiments, receive alerts, and efficiently track data. This company is looking to revolutionize a multi-billion dollar industry that will ultimately aid in the discovery of medication for rare diseases.

They are looking for a Lead Node.js Engineer/Architect with experience creating and managing in an Amazon Web Services environment. This individual will be writing code that will connect hardware devices in labs to software allowing scientists to monitor and track experiments from anywhere while leading a small team in a cutting-edge market with real-world implications.

Experience needed: ­

  • Knowledgeable with Node.js in a Linux environment

  • Experience building robust cloud infrastructure in an (AWS) Amazon Web Services (EC2) environment

  • Experience with DevOps (deployment, automation, QA, security operations/SecOps)

  • Full MEAN Stack (MongoDB, Express, AngularJS, and Node.js) development experience

  • AngularJS strengths are considered a plus

  • Life science, Biotech, embedded devices, and/or Internet of Things (IoT) experience would be considered a plus

About you: ­

  • Startup experience

  • Creative and innovative

  • Desire to work with a team aiding in drug discovery

  • Enjoy a fast paced environment - taking on new projects daily/weekly

  • Work well in a small, passionate team

  • Have the “owner” mentality delivery quality solutions

Why you should consider this opportunity:

  • The opportunity to be a key decision maker in architecture of an IoT product

  • The chance to move into a Team Lead role and continue your career growth

  • Work with the latest technologies - Node.js, Docker, AWS, etc

  • Future marketability - the IoT and connected-device market is exploding right now


Candidates living in, or able to relocate to, the Boston area only please. This client is currently unable to provide or transfer existing work visa’s. US citizens or Green Card holders only please.


Posted On: Tuesday, April 24, 2018
Compensation: $160,000.00

Position Contact
Bill Sullivan
(978) 381-3320
Boston, MA
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