Senior Software Engineer - Scheduling Team

| Greater Boston Area
First and foremost, Kyruuvians care deeply about our vision to enable human beings to care for human beings, our mission, and our CORE values: 
Caring – We care about doing the right thing, in the right way, every time. 
Ownership – We own both our successes and our mistakes, taking responsibility and always learning how to be better.
Respect – We respect and celebrate the individual traits that enable each of us, our customers, our providers, and our patients, to be the best that we can be. 
Empowerment – We embrace a culture that supports everyone’s ability to contribute and lead.
Here’s what that would mean for you in this role and check out our engineering blog here!
About the Scheduling team -
Kyruus offers the first & only product to search & book multiple doctors across multiple hospitals.
A doctor’s calendar is way more complicated than yours or mine. A doctor isn’t simply “free” or “busy”; they have distinct blocks of time to see different types of patients, and rules about how many types a day they can see. Of course, every brand of hospital software implements these rules differently, and every hospital has different rules.
The scheduling team’s mission is to create a single index that can track every doctor and every appointment, and provide the integration back to book appointments. We use big data techniques in AWS Lambda so that we can process this data as quickly as possible, as any and every booking or cancellation affects the index.Kyruus offers the first & only product to search & book multiple doctors across multiple hospitals.
Caring
You’ll be passionate that the Scheduling Team’s mission is to enable cross-hospital booking of providers (doctors, physicians’ assistants, etc). You’ll understand how complicated a provider’s calendar is -- every hour has a rule about how it can be scheduled, every vendor models it differently, and every hospital uses the vendors’ software differently. You’ll be self-driven about developing a unifying index for all providers, and a universal endpoint to book appointments.
 
You’ll design, develop, debug, and test code to support our software products. You’ll understand requirements and translate them into production-worthy capabilities to make progress on our product roadmap and planned customer commits.
 
Ownership
• Your typical day will include writing code (mostly in python), using AWS services (mostly Lambda), and reviewing others’ code. You’ll develop unit and integration tests to ensure the quality of the code.
You’ll participate in and contribute to Agile team activities. You may play a specific role (such as Team Lead or Architect Owner) on your Agile team.
You’ll ensure stories are on track to be delivered with the sprint. You’ll escalate issues if the stories begin to go off track and work with your team to make necessary corrections to mitigate overall project risk.
You’ll embrace and consistently apply best practices, coding standards, and patterns for development and deployment of your code. You’ll mentor more junior engineers on those best practices and patterns.
You’ll investigate alerts about possible errors in our system. You’ll address outages in a timely manner in order to accomplish our technology platform SLAs.
You’ll work on design and architecture investigations.
You’ll report to the Sr. Director, Engineering in the Routing & Scheduling department within the R&D - Engineering division.
 
Respect
How You’ll Use Your Professional Skills
You’ll use your 4+ years programming experience to:
Create APIs (Python Flask and API Gateway) and pipelines (Python and AWS Lambda) reading and writing to DynamoDB and PostreSQL databases. You will also leverage the AWS ecosystem to build serverless applications and use standard tooling like SAM, CodeDeploy, and Bitbucket Pipelines to automate the deployment.
Accurately estimate work for the sprint cycle and proactively provide updates on your status. Communicate adjustments to your estimates as you have new information in order to ensure your Product Owner can set appropriate expectations about value being delivered by your team.
You’ll use your experience in/familiarity with technologies relevant to Kyruus to:
Build, scale, and deliver dynamic and highly-available enterprise solutions
Think creatively about how to use technology and tools to solve problems faced by our users and customers
Research new libraries and components to add to our system.
You’ll use your communication and active listening skills to:
Understand the needs of our users and customers at the beginning of each project
Provide complete, actionable, and timely technical feedback to your Agile team
Mentor fellow and junior engineers
Create an inclusive environment where your peers feel motivated to succeed.
 
Empowerment
How You’ll Know You’re Succeeding
You commit quality code (lots!) reliably and on time to help the team achieve roadmap goals and customer commits.
You regularly write excellent documentation.
You follow Agile practices in your daily and weekly work and are reliable team member
You provide timely feedback on designs and code changesets and share technical insights, learnings, and best practices with Kyruuvians by presenting at Lunch & Learns, Technical Brown Bags, and internal demos.
 
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.
 

      Equal Opportunity Employer
      Kyruus is dedicated to providing equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender, national origin, citizenship, age, disability, sexual orientation, genetic information. We will not discriminate, in any employment decision, against any individual or group on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, gender, national origin, citizenship, age, disability, sexual orientation, genetic information, or veterans/national guard/military reserve status. This shall be done in compliance with all applicable federal, state, and local laws in every location in which Kyruus has facilities. 

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      Technology we use

      • Engineering
      • Product
      • Sales & Marketing
        • JavascriptLanguages
        • PythonLanguages
        • FlaskLanguages
        • ReactLibraries
        • ReduxLibraries
        • FlaskFrameworks
        • PostgreSQLDatabases
        • RedisDatabases
        • GoodDataAnalytics
        • InVisionDesign
        • SalesforceCRM

      Location

      51 Melcher Street, Boston, MA 02210

      An Insider's view of Kyruus

      What's something quirky about your company?

      We Kyruuvians add k’s and “:u”s to commonly used words, tools, APIs, pretty much anything that contributes to our own growing lingo. For example, we have an employee recognition program that’s called Ku:udos, Kamunda is Kyruus API wrapper for Camunda (a workflow engine), Downloadu:ur is a tool to deliver reports to clients, and you get the idea!

      Nausheen

      Vice President, Engineering

      What's the biggest problem your team is solving?

      Our platform ingests, parses and organizes data from health systems' provider and scheduling data, providing customers with a platform to make finding a doctor and booking an appointment as easy as booking a seat on a flight. Scaling our match capabilities with new sources of data, algorithms and presenting it simply are current areas of focus.

      Chris

      CTO

      What are Kyruus Perks + Benefits

      Kyruus Benefits Overview

      We have free snacks/food/drinks, awesome health/dental/vision benefits, Wellness + Commuter reimbursement, performance bonus, unlimited vacation, and more.

      Culture
      Volunteer in local community
      Resilient Coders, Cradles to Crayons, Greater Boston Food Bank, United Way, Breakthrough Greater Boston, RAINN
      Friends outside of work
      Intracompany committees
      D+I Group, Women in Product Development, Book Club
      Daily stand up
      Team owned deliverables
      Team based strategic planning
      Group brainstorming sessions
      Pair programming
      Open office floor plan
      Diversity
      Documented equal pay policy
      Dedicated Diversity/Inclusion Staff
      Unconscious bias training
      Diversity manifesto
      Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
      Dental Benefits
      Health Insurance Benefits
      Life Insurance
      Wellness Programs
      You betcha! Healthy = Happy. 300$ a quarter to spend on things that make you a better you!
      Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
      401(K)
      Company Equity
      Share in our success!
      Performance Bonus
      Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
      Generous Parental Leave
      Flexible Work Schedule
      Remote Work Program
      Family Medical Leave
      Vacation & Time Off Benefits
      Unlimited Vacation Policy
      Sabbatical
      Eligible employees get 20 days of paid sabbatical after their first 6 years of working at the company.
      Paid Holidays
      Perks & Discounts
      Casual Dress
      Commuter Benefits
      Company Outings
      Annual/Quarterly Launch Parties, Trivia/Game/Movie Nights, Ice Cream Socials, Scavenger Hunts just to name a few and, of course, just good ol' fashions drinks and/or food after work.
      Game Room
      More boardgames than you'll ever be able to play in a lifetime! Videogames too. Favorites - SmashBro's, RocketLeague, Halo 1 (pistols), MarioKart / Diddy Kong, 007, Conquers BFD, any N64 game really.
      Stocked Kitchen
      Of course. Seltzers (salsa?), candy, snacks, chips, all the things.
      Some Meals Provided
      Catered lunch on Fridays.
      Happy Hours
      Recreational Clubs
      Professional Development Benefits
      Job Training & Conferences
      Lunch and learns
      Acme Co. hosts lunch and learn meetings weekly.
      Promote from within
      Mentorship program
      Our mentorship program includes 1-to-1 program, Career mentoring, Leadership mentoring.

      Additional Perks + Benefits

      We have all the standard tech company perks (perhaps minus some of the "google-level" stuff like volleyball courts/sleeping pods/trips to the real Hogwarts/personal helicopters, tame+alive helper dinosaurs/etc) but what sets us apart is our people. We care about our mission - making healthcare better - and it comes through in our culture. Not only are Kyruuvians the smartest folk on the block (you wont hear us say that btw) we are also some of the most kind, caring, and helpful humans one could hope to meet.

      Working here, and being part of this team is truly awesome.

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