As a Junior Software Engineer, you would join our team building applications and our healthcare data platform. You will help design, build, and run the cloud and on-premise infrastructure, including both backend (Node.js) and front-end services (React) powering this this system. This is a full-time role in Toronto, Ontario.
Care about bringing new ideas from all areas, including information retrieval, distributed computing, large scale system design, data storage, security, artificial intelligence, UI design and mobile
Care about healthcare and democratizing machine learning and artificial intelligence, in poor, underserved parts of the world
What we offer
Work with awesome people that support and challenge one another to bring out the best in each other
Competitive salary and participation in company success through employee stock options
Health, dental, and vision benefits
Leadership position as we continue to grow the team
Catered/company lunches every Monday and Fridays
Retreats and outings to bond with your team
Modern office off King and Bathurst
Unlimited coffee and snacks
Experience with developing production code in Node.js, with good understanding of event loop, async/sync development.
Hands-on experience with at least one of the following languages: Python, Java, Scala.
Experience with developing with different types of data stores such as SQL, noSQL, cache databases, experience with MySQL, PostgreSQL, Red
Experience with highly visual web applications using D3.js or similar libraries
Experience with natural language processing, statistics, or machine learning concepts such as random forests, CRFs, NNs, GBMs, and deep learning
Experience automating, testing, and deploying web-based applications, and system configuration management tools like Chef, Ansible, Jenkins, Docker
Experience and knowledge of best practices in testing: unit, functional, integration testing. Experience with tools like Jest, Jasmine, Karma, Mocha
Owning installation/configuration, connectivity, operation, and design of our EC2 environments, AWS services, and customized applications
Knowtions is an equal opportunity employer and values 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.