Senior Java Developer


Java Developer
Posted 2 years ago

Job Description

We are looking for a senior Java developer to join our rapidly growing team.

Nurocor is building a suite of tools and services to aid the bio pharma industry in the creation, adoption and management of clinical data standards with the ultimate goal of accelerating the pharmaceutical drug research and approval process.

Our technology landscape

  • Oracle, XML, PostgreSQL, SQL/JSON
  • Application servers: Tomcat, JBoss
  • Java 8 and later, OSGi, JUnit
  • HTTP, REST API endpoint design, JAX-RS frameworks such as Jersey and Wink
  • Development and build tools: Eclipse, Git, Sonar, Jenkins, Docker
  • Web clients: ExtJS
  • J2EE Web applications: Struts, JSPs, JavaScript
  • Eclipse Frameworks: EMF
  • Processing of XML in Java applications
  • Atlassian product suite, Integrated JIRA / Git workflow



Reporting to the VP of Technology, you will part of the team responsible for supporting Nurocor Metadata Repository that will be the backbone for a new Clinical Trial Automation Platform. You will collaborate closely with members of the product and engineering teams, in addition to marketing and executive leadership throughout the design process.


Skillset and requirements

Most important to us is attitude and a team-oriented approach. Everyone at Nurocor shares a commitment to excellence and a desire to work in a comfortable, friendly atmosphere. Our product team is excellent, and we hire those with passion for driving success as a team and delivering world-class products. The ideal candidate is someone who embraces ambiguity, strives to understand the problem before jumping to answers, is solution oriented, and thrives in a constantly changing environment.

The ideal new team member will have many (or all) of the following:

  1. We are a remote company, so the ability to self-manage and work independent along with excellent verbal and written communication skills is extremely important
  2. Past experience with graph databases, in particular RDF related technologies
  3. Extensive knowledge of API endpoint design and service-oriented architecture
  4. Strong Java programming skills using Java 8 and higher
  5. Strong skills for framework development
  6. Good understanding of Java concurrency
  7. Experience writing automated tests (both unit and integration tests)
  8. Experience with integrated JIRA / Git workflow development models
  9. Strong analytical, debugging and problem-solving skills
  10. Highly independent, motivated and able to support multiple initiatives simultaneously
  11. Strong desire for exploring, evaluating and understanding new technologies and their real-world applications
  12. Obsessive attention to detail and “get it done” attitude
  13. Willingness to travel at least twice a year for in-person team meetings

Extra points for any of the following:

  1. Familiar with metadata models and ISO 11179
  2. Familiar with development and build tools: Eclipse, Git, Sonar, Jenkins, Docker
  3. Familiar with API testing tools like Postman
  4. Comfortable interacting with external customers, translating their requests in to requirements and features
  5. Experience with continuous delivery and agile practices (scrum, Kanban, XP, etc.)


About us

Nurocor is a rapidly-growing startup running in stealth mode with key offices in Rochester, MN; Austin, TX and Los Angeles, CA. Nurocor aggregates clinical standards data and makes it accessible to a variety of users in Bio Pharma organizations.  We believe we can automate and impact the drug approval process through better standards adoption and governance. We have a powerful Meta Data Repository as the core of our solution which allows organizations to deploy and manage clinical standards and key processes of their drug studies.

Organizations that are using Nurocor’s products are able to:

  • Develop better products by allowing everyone within the organization to find and contribute to data standards
  • Better align team members to utilize a common standards base with flexibility to expand for different drug trials
  • Improve reporting to regulatory bodies and internal groups

By joining our team, you’ll enjoy:

  • The opportunity to be on a team where your work is critical to the success of the company and our customers
  • A fun and engaging team-based environment where we enjoy working hard and learning everyday
  • Competitive pay for a young and growing company
  • Stock options
  • Employee Friendly Paid Time-off Policy
  • Medical, dental & vision insurance w/ healthy company contributions
  • Basic life, long-term and short-term disability insurance

Nurocor is an equal opportunity employer, and we value diversity at our company. We don’t discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.


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