Full-Stack Software Engineer in Brookline, MA at Signature Consultants

Date Posted: 5/1/2020

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Job Description

Software Engineer Summary:

Signature Consultants has an opportunity for a Software Engineer. Our client is seeking an exceptional candidate who, in addition to software experience, has an interest in applying their skills to tackling problems in human health.


  • Design and develop software and tools to assist in Data discovery and utilization
  • Work towards the paradigm of a microservices architecture where services communicate via APIs
  • Develop in Python while adhering to the best practices of automated testing at all steps and code reviews
  • Build and maintain cloud based data processing workflows, incorporating open source tools for scheduling, monitoring and resource management


  • Bachelor's or Master's degree in Computer Science or a related field
  • 1+ years of software engineering experience required
  • 1+ years of Python coding experience required
  • Working knowledge of relational and non-relational databases (MySQL, MongoDB preferred)
  • Strong interest in contributing to biological research with clinical applications.
  • Experience in modern software development technologies, including distributed versioning systems, continuous integration, and Agile programming practices
  • Excellent communication skills, outstanding personal initiative, and the ability to work effectively as part of a team
  • Ability to meet deadlines and efficiently multi-task

Additional Desired Skills:

  • Bioinformatics experience highly preferred
  • Experienced knowledge of Javascript and any modern Javascript library, especially React, a plus
  • Cloud computing experience, e.g. Amazon, Google Compute, or Digital Ocean a plus
  • Any cloud develop framework experience, such as Kubernetes. User interaction design and data visualization a plus

About Signature Consultants, LLC

Headquartered in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, Signature Consultants was established in 1997 with a singular focus: to provide clients and consultants with superior staffing solutions. For the ninth consecutive year, Signature was voted as one of the "Best Staffing Firms to Work For" and is now the 14th largest IT staffing firm in the United States (source: Staffing Industry Analysts). With 28 locations throughout North America, Signature annually deploys thousands of consultants to support, run, and manage their clients' technology needs. Signature offers IT staffing, consulting, managed solutions, and direct placement services. For more information on the company, please visit www.sigconsult.com. Signature Consultants is the parent company to Hunter Hollis and Madison Gunn.