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Front-End Software Developer

We are looking for a Front-End Software Developer to join our team! This is a remote, work from home opportunity to join a growing, NL based technology team and contribute to the evolution of our robust suite of cloud-native applications in the rapidly growing healthcare software industry. If you are a software developer with a passion for front end design, that enjoys working in a fast paced and ever evolving environment collaboratively with a dedicated team, and you are looking for a new challenge, apply today!

Who We Are

Founded in 1996, Fonemed seeks to make a positive difference in the healthcare of others through their daily interactions. With a mission “to provide excellence in Nurse Advice, Health Information and Telemedicine for the patients we serve”, Fonemed takes pride in its employees, customers and industry partners, providing the highest level of quality and outstanding client experience. We pride ourselves on practicing a Culture of Care in everything we do.

Position Overview

As a Front-End Software Developer with Fonemed, you will contribute to the evolution of our robust suite of cloud-native applications in the rapidly growing healthcare software industry. You will be a member of an agile product development team working collaboratively with others to deliver software that sustains and improves the health of individuals and communities. You will work with product managers and back-end developers to develop and improve our front facing software design.

What you will do

Collaborate with backend and quality engineers to spec, write, test, and deploy code
Brainstorm features with product managers and designers and guide decisions based on your knowledge of the codebase
Review code and have your code reviewed
Mentor and be mentored by other developers
Actively participate in retrospectives and help drive continuous improvement in our process and culture
Take ownership of escalated support cases that are related to Fonemed’s Health Management and Virtual Care systems and assist in a timely manner
Other related duties as required

Expert knowledge in frontend development technologies such as JavaScript, HTML5, and CSS
Expert level knowledge and experience with front end frameworks (e.g., Bootstrap, MUI)
Strong experience with modern web technologies such as JSON, HTTP2, and WebSocket’s
Experience working with modern RESTFUL APIs
Experience in mobile app development (Native and React Native)
Experience with Fast Healthcare Interoperability Resources (FHIR) and Health Level 7 (HL7) is considered an asset
Experience designing and developing cloud-native, scalable, and highly available distributed systems is considered an asset
Experience with AWS is considered an asset
A preference for writing quality code with automated testing and leaving the code base better than how you found it
Experience with continuous delivery and troubleshooting production code
Comfortable communicating with other developers, clinical, and operations staff to solve open-ended problems
Interest in doing mission-oriented work especially in the healthcare space
Why Work With Us

We are a growing company who values our greatest resource – our people! We provide an energetic company culture and a welcoming team. We offer our team the opportunity to work in an exciting industry and a competitive compensation package, including health and dental benefits, a company matching RRSP, and a generous paid leave program.

Fonemed is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to diversity. We appreciate the interest of everyone who applies for the position, however only those selected for an interview will be contacted. Please visit our website at

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