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Philips Senior Software Developer in Vancouver, British Columbia

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In this role, you have the opportunity to

Develop powerful backend APIs, distribute data processing application and complex real time algorithms to deliver cutting-edge features & products in an agile software development environment. In this critical role, you are a strong individual technical contributor who will participate cross-functionally in building an extensible platform that enables new synergies within both Philips Aging & Caregiving businesses and external ecosystem.

You are responsible for

  • Architecting and delivering scalable, production ready software solutions .

  • Communicating with stakeholders to determine priorities, understand requirements and explain tradeoffs.

  • Providing technical leadership and mentoring junior developers.

  • Implementing and encouraging software development best practices.

You are a part of

A fast paced team that enables senior care facilities to monitor location of residents and staff, to detect resident falls, to notify staff using alerts and help request, and to provide relevant reports and analytics.

To succeed in this role, you should have the following skills and experience

  • 8+ years of experience in software development

  • Education in Computer Science or other related fields

  • Node.js/Python

  • AWS experience (Redshift, RDS, Elasticache, Dynamo, etc).

  • High-performance batch and real-time data pipes

  • RabbitMQ, Zookeeper etc.

  • SQL / NoSQL

Preferred:

  • Applied math (calculus, linear algebra, statistics)

  • Machine Learning experience

  • Spark and Kafka

  • Stream processing and REST

Company relocation benefits will not be provided for this position. Candidates need to live within the territory or within commuting distance to this location.

In return, we offer you

The Opportunity to sharpen your talents with new challenges in our dynamic organization. As a market-driven company, we are used to listening to our customers & apply the same thinking to our employees. We offer a competitive salary, outstanding benefits and flexibility in a career with a positive and supportive atmosphere in which to develop your talents further

Why should you join Philips?

Working at Philips is more than a job. It’s a calling to create a healthier society through meaningful work, focused on improving 3 billion lives a year by delivering innovative solutions across the health continuum at http://www.philips.com/b-dam/corporate/corporateblog/2016/PhilipsChronicDisease_5.jpg . Our people experience a variety of unexpected moments when their lives and careers come together in meaningful ways.

To find out more about what it’s like working for Philips at a personal level, visit the Working at Philips page at http://www.philips.com/a-w/careers/healthtech/working-at-philips/working-at-philips.html on our career website, where you can read stories from our employee blog at http://www.usa.philips.com/a-w/our-people/life-at-philips.html . Once there, you can also learn about our recruitment process at http://www.philips.com/a-w/careers/healthtech.html , or find answers to some of the frequently asked questions at http://www.philips.com/a-w/careers/healthtech/faq.html .

It is the policy of Philips to provide equal employment and advancement opportunities to all colleagues and applicants for employment without regard to age, color, citizenship, disability or perceived disability, ethnicity, gender, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital or domestic partner status, military or veteran status, national origin, pregnancy/childbirth, race, religion, sexual orientation, or any other category protected by federal, state and/or local laws. Philips is an equal employment opportunity and affirmative action employer Disability/Veteran.

Philips Electronics Ltd is committed to treating all people in a way that allows them to maintain their dignity and independence. We welcome and encourage applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

As an equal opportunity employer, Philips is committed to a diverse workforce. In order to ensure reasonable accommodation for individuals protected by Section 503 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the Vietnam Veterans' Readjustment Act of 1974, and Title I of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, applicants that require accommodation in the job application process may contact 888-367-7223, option 5, for assistance.

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