Software Engineer

Software · St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador
Department Software
Employment Type Full-Time

Who we are:

Based out of St. John’s, Newfoundland, BreatheSuite creates digital and connected health solutions that help patients with chronic respiratory conditions live healthier lives. BreatheSuite’s primary innovations are our inhaler sensors and mobile application that help improve inhaler technique and adherence for patients with Asthma and COPD. Knowing that 90% of patients with Asthma & COPD take their inhaler incorrectly, BreatheSuite’s technology is going to improve the quality of life for millions. 


Our values:

Life at BreatheSuite is inspiring! Our company values are encompassed in everything we do, from marketing to coding. We’re looking for problem solvers who embrace the opportunity to learn, grow and succeed with others. 

BreatheSuite’s company values are:

  1. Eager to be better
  2. Love the problem
  3. Embrace diversity
  4. Question Everything
  5. Do it for the people 


Our perks:

As the saying goes, to take care of others, you must first take care of yourself. That’s why at BreatheSuite, we’re focused on the ideal work-life balance. If we want our patients to live their best life, then our team must do the same. 

Here are a few ways in how we make that happen:

  • Mandatory 4 week vacation policy - yes, you will be required to relax and enjoy life  
  • A place in which you feel appreciated and recognized for what you do 
  • Health and dental benefits
  • However- and wherever-you-want work hours. As long as you get the job done, do it when you want!
  • Company-wide end-of-year break
  • Stock option plan
  • Routine happy hours and social events to let loose and hang out with the team
  • Company swag
  • In-building gym and showers
  • Casual dress code
  • Awesome pat/mat leave 
  • Fun office challenges (Trivia, Hockey Pools, Movie Quizzes)
  • The opportunity to work on something that improves people's lives. 


What we are looking for: 

As a Software Engineer at BreatheSuite you will:

  • Work on building applications for Web, Android or iOS platforms that will have a direct impact on our users wellbeing 
  • Work with all members of your development team to:
    • Help define user scenarios and acceptance criteria on user stories
    • Estimate user stories
    • Plan out Epic development tasks and stories
    • Help manage the release management process
  • Work with our product team to understand and design great user experiences
  • Play a critical part in our team owned product quality by practicing high code quality standards and following unit and automated test practices 
  • Work to become a technical leader on the team and help drive new innovations 
  • Mentor and coach junior team members 


Education and/or Work Experience Requirements: 

  • 2 - 3 years experience as a software application developer
  • Experience working in JavaScript based web development frameworks (Angular, React, Vue.js)
  • Willingness to work in either (or both) iOS and Android environments based on company needs
  • Experience using REST APIs
  • Experience with (or a desire to learn) SpringBoot
  • Experience with (or a desire to learn) Docker and AWS infrastructure tooling
  • Experience with Git or other version control system
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills, including ability to effectively communicate with internal and external customers
  • Degree in Computer Science/Software Engineering or other software development post secondary program and/or equivalent on the job experience
  • Experience working in start-up environments an asset
  • Prior experience in digital health would be an asset but not required. Interest and passion to improve health care outcomes for patients is key
  • Experience building great user experiences  
  • Knowledge of agile software development practices
  • Display a customer focus and strong user empathy
  • A highly coachable attitude and mindset

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  • Location
    St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador
  • Department
    Software
  • Employment Type
    Full-Time