Senior Full Stack Engineer - React & Java/Kotlin at Ada Health, London, £Contract Rate

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  • London, UK
  • May 22, 2020
Duration not stated

Contract Description


At Ada, we envision a world where everyone has access to the healthcare they need. In one of the biggest challenges facing the world, we pioneered a new form of artificial intelligence, combining medical knowledge with intelligent technology to empower millions of people to better understand their health. We 're proud to support medical doctors and work with leading health systems and global non-profit organizations. We 're a diversely skilled team representing 50 nationalities, and we 're growing rapidly to achieve our global ambitions for the future of health. This is just the beginning.


We are looking for a Senior Full Stack Engineer to join our Product Engineering team in London.


As a Full Stack Engineer, you will work in a cross-functional team of 7-8 people (Product Owner, Engineers, Product Designers etc.)
In this unique position, you will work on both frontend and backend engineering as well as develop and continuously improve our algorithms
You will be primarily responsible for developing a new product as well as maintaining and brainstorming product solutions
You bring proven experience in writing safe and performant backend services in Java or Kotlin, design well-structured REST APIs for modern web or mobile applications and in writing modern JavaScript (React / React Native / Node.JS)
You will collaborate closely with product owners and understand their thought process and what issues they face, theoretical work (on whiteboards) to develop a theoretical approach on how to address these problems from a modelling perspective and finally implementing the solutions
You will implement automated unit and integration tests
You will be a part of code reviews as well as use Pair Programming as a methodology to make sure that our code is on a high quality


You have a degree in computer science, mathematics, engineering or a similar and proven experience as a Full Stack Engineer
You have excellent programming skills in both backend and frontend (Java and/or Kotlin, JVM, JavaScript, Node.JS, React, designing well-structured REST APIs for modern web or mobile applications) and writing automated unit and integration test. A proven track record of developed and maintained production APIs written in Node.js is a bonus.
You are strong in communication and have a problem-solving mindset with data science, scientific design and critical thinking
You love to work in a team and are happy to pair, learn, teach, share, communicate and document things on a daily base
You are fluent in English, spoken and written


Work with a high level of autonomy in global, cross-functional teams with smart, purpose-driven peers

Perks include complimentary and healthy office refreshments, quarterly team bonding activities, regular social events.


We are looking forward to receiving your application. Please note that all applications need to be completed using the online form - we do not accept applications via e-mail. All your information will be kept confidential according to GDPR guidelines.

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