Senior Ruby Engineer
We are looking for an exceptional senior software engineer who is experienced at building applications for consumers and enterprises. You will play a leading role on our teams and have flexibility, autonomy and responsibility to help design, build and maintain cloudbased applications that are used by thousands of dental professionals across the globe.
Who we are
Henry Schein One provides leading online dental practice management software to thousands of dental professionals. We are shaping the future of how millions of patients interact with their dental practice. We aim to solve tough, real-world problems by continuously innovating in the product space. We are growing our team to allow us to expand the use of Dentally across the globe.
Our Tech and Tools
Ruby, Ruby on Rails , Ember.js
GitHub Asana, Slite, Slack, New Relic The way we work
We are not looking for ticket takers, we are looking for problem solvers. You won’t find us in JIRA and we don’t Sprint. We work using the Shape Up methodology, enabling us to be product-focused for 6 weeks, followed by 2 weeks to pay down technical debt, fix some bugs and play with new tech before we start another cycle. Our development teams are presented with problems, supported by context and research to help them tackle and deliver a solution. Collaboration is a big part of how we operate. You are responsible for making decisions that will affect thousands of users.
You are highly self motivated and can work independently or partner closely with other engineers on a project. You have proven experience within leading roles on software engineering team projects. You are excited about building high quality products and want to own the product development lifecycle starting with the right design and development principles. You have strong communication and interpersonal skills. You enjoy solving problems and like to challenge yourself by building scalable and highly performant solutions.
What you’ll be working on
Creating intuitive web applications for a range of different end users and partners
Designing, developing, deploying and maintaining your application (including
periodic on-call allocations where needed)
Owning front-end and back-end development for your application
Designing, building and maintaining API infrastructure that allows for integration
between different services and third party systems
Working effectively with product managers, other engineers and business
stakeholders on the project
Communicating technical ideas and leading projects with a focus on solving real
world business challenges
Your Technical skills
You are a talented engineer with experience spanning some of the below requirements
Senior-level engineer with 5+ years of experience
Strong at developing web applications using an object orientated language like Ruby,
React, Angular, Vue.js or (preferably) Ember.js
Desirable: A robust knowledge of building and working with RESTful APIs
Desirable: Experience integrating with internal and third party services
Desirable: A knowledge of cloud computing platforms such as Amazon Web
Services, Heroku, Azure
Desirable: Knowledge of data migration and ETL practices
It's not expected that any single candidate would have expertise across all of these areas - we're looking for candidates that are particularly strong in a few areas, and have some interest and capabilities in others.
Your personal attributes
Great communication and collaboration skills working with other engineers, product managers, and business stakeholders
Independent, proactive, and able to deliver production-ready code with minimal guidance
Empathetic and authentic
Inquisitive and interested
Driven Self-motivated and diligent
Optimistic and courageous
Our recruiting process
We try to make our process as simple as possible whilst giving you and us opportunities to learn about each other.
After this, we aim to make a decision within 24 hours
Our shared values
Consistently live and demonstrate Henry Schein One core values:
Each person as important as the next
Recognise creativity and encourage it
Henry Schein is committed to the principle of equal opportunities in employment in all spheres of its operation. Henry Schein UK Holdings strives to operate a policy of equal opportunity and not discriminate against any person gender, race, colour, nationality, ethnic or national origin, religion, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, age or any other characteristic protected by law.
It was 90 years ago when Henry Schein borrowed $500 to start a corner pharmacy in Queens, New York, nearly 30 miles from Melville, New York, where our corporate headquarters resides today. In the depths of the Great Depression, Henry and his wife Esther made a bold bet on their future all while living their values of helping health happen and caring for their team and the ...