Senior Full Stack Engineer (x2) at Medefer, Fully Remote, £Contract Rate

  • Contract Spy
  • Remote
  • Jan 13, 2021
Duration not stated

Contract Description


Medefer is an innovative CQC registered virtual healthcare provider that aims to transform the way that healthcare is delivered by enabling healthcare systems to provide patients with the best healthcare experience - timely, efficient and effective. 

Founded by Consultants and GPs working in the NHS, our culture is driven by a deeply held commitment to the NHS and delivering transformational change to the patient experience. We are a passionate, dedicated and patient-focused team striving to make healthcare fit for the 21st century. Our vision is to completely re-frame the way that healthcare is delivered. 

Unlike other virtual healthcare solutions, Medefer’s Virtual Outpatient Service enables the best possible care through the entire patient pathway from referral to discharge. Our unique software platform can effectively handle the majority of patients from referral through triage to investigation, diagnosis and discharge, without the need for physical outpatient appointments. 

Following a successful funding round Medefer is enjoying a period of rapid growth as it responds to the challenges facing the NHS.  



We are looking for two enthusiastic and highly motivated Senior Full Stack Engineers to join our dynamic and hardworking team on a contract basis. The successful candidates will be tasked with determining, agreeing and communicating fit for purpose technology solutions, in the form of design documentation, which meets the needs of the business, while adhering to the Architecture Framework and the overall IT Strategy. 

Working as a part of the Technology team, you will be focused on delivering the best customer experience across apps, websites, content, chatbots, etc.


  • Working with the Lead Engineer to realise product and technical design vision
  • Working with Lead engineer to design, inform and lead our performance and re-engineering efforts.
  • Optimising our current technology stack to improve performance and maintainability to support new clients
  • Running experiments and proof-of-concepts to evaluate possible performance and scalability improvements
  • Developing our monitoring and testing suites to help us detect and mitigate platform issues
  • Mentoring and coaching other members of the team


  • 5+ years professional experience working as a Full Stack Developer/Engineer
  • A strong understanding and working experience of C#, .NET Framework, .NET Core and web-based development
  • A proven record in developing scalable, highly available and highly performing middle-tier components         
  • Experience in developing HTTP-based APIs and implementation of RESTful services with JSON         
  • Strong technical background in web development with HTML 5, OO JavaScript, CSS2/3    
  • Practical understanding of UI design patterns such as MVC and MVVM JavaScript frameworks (e.g. Angular, ReactJS, etc.) 
  • Experience with communications technologies (Web API, Google Protocol Buffers) and message queues (eg RabbitMQ) 
  • Experience of developing and maintaining Cloud-Based solutions on Microsoft Azure Cloud platform 
  • Experience to working in a highly agile cross functional development team