Software Development Architect

Date: Jan 10, 2021

Location: Waltham, MA, US, 02453

Company: Arthrex

Requisition ID: 44738 
Title: Developer-Architect 
Division: Arthrex, Inc. (US01) 
Location: INC - Massachusetts (US22) 






About Us:

Arthrex is a global medical device company that has over thirty-five (35) years of experience in the orthopedic industry. We are committed to new product

development and medical education around the world. Arthrex is headquartered in Naples, Florida and has other offices throughout the U.S.

This position is for our new Massachusetts office which is in Waltham, MA north-west of Boston convenient to routes 2, 20, 30, 90, 95; and, also

on the Fitchburg Commuter Rail Line (Brandeis/Roberts Stop).

We are looking for a talented and passionate Software Development Architect who wants to make an impact in the medical space. With over 35 years of

experience in the orthopedic industry, Arthrex is dedicated to providing safe and reproducible solutions for health care professionals. This is an opportunity

to make an immediate and lasting impact on the processes and infrastructure that power our software development team.

We write our applications in a wide range of languages such as Go, Ruby and do mobile development for both iOS and Android. As an Architect, you will

be working alongside other developers and the DevOps/platform team to create the highest quality applications and ensure standards are met. You will

lead efforts to ensure our infrastructure, monitoring and automation tooling is high quality and meets the needs of our teams and projects. You will use

tools such as Amazon Web Services, Docker, CircleCI, Datadog and GitHub. As part of the technical leadership within the team, you will help identify new

technologies, standards and patterns. With your experience and guidance, you will actively develop solutions to assist various teams with more complex

tasks, or tasks that use new technologies. Qualified candidates have previous experience demonstrating their ability to lead and mentor other team

members on best practices and patterns while building applications.

Quality is of utmost importance to Arthrex and should therefore be important to applicants. Our software developers follow coding best practices, champion

standards, and always push themselves and others for continuous improvement in everything they do. We are looking for a true team player who likes to

work in a co-located team environment where cross-functional collaboration is highly valued. We invest in our team members and provide an environment

where everyone feels challenged and can grow professionally. We are looking for professionals who are ready to have a long-term career perspective, feel

fulfilled by the work they are doing, and contribute to our mission of Helping Surgeons Treat Their Patients Better™.


About You:

Passionate about software development

Have superior soft skills with high emotional intelligence

Have a track record of building applications and bringing them to production

Strive for continuous improvement in everything you do

Has a track record of building infrastructure in a cloud environment and successfully running production applications

Thrive in a co-located team environment where cross-functional collaboration is highly valued

Follow coding best practices, champion standards, and always strive for continuous improvement in everything you do

Looking to join a company that will invest in your professional growth


Some Details:

Advanced Experience creating web and/or mobile applications - contributing to both the front end and back end

Experience creating REST based web services

Experience leading development and/or DevOps/platform teams

Strong knowledge and experience with Linux server administration

Experience with AWS VPC, EC2, ECS, RDS, and beyond

Experience with automation tools

Experience with logging and performance monitoring

Strong knowledge and experience with POSIX shell scripting (e.g. Bash) and other languages such as Ruby and Python

Experience with relational databases such as PostgreSQL

Comfortable using Git


Benefits Overview:

Arthrex provides a competitive compensation package with a positive workplace culture where employees exhibit great pride and camaraderie. Arthrex

employees are enthusiastic, hardworking and dedicated to Arthrex’s corporate mission of Helping Surgeons Treat Their Patients Better.

Health and Dental Insurance

Free lunch, Monday thru Thursday

Paid Time Off (PTO)

Tuition Reimbursement

401k Retirement Plan with Matching Contributions

Year-End Bonus


Incidental Duties:

The above statements describe the general nature and level of work being performed in this job.  They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all duties, and indeed additional responsibilities may be assigned, as required, by management.


Education and Experience:

  • Minimum of a Bachelor of Science Degree in Computer Science or a related technical discipline required; MS preferred.
  • Minimum of 10 years of hands-on experience with software development and operations.


All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

Nearest Major Market: Waltham
Nearest Secondary Market: Boston

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