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ERT Software Engineer in Boston, Massachusetts


ERT is a global data and technology company that minimizes uncertainty and risk in clinical trials so that our customers can move ahead with confidence. With more than 45 years of clinical and therapeutic experience, ERT balances knowledge of what works with a vision for what’s next, so it can adapt without compromising standards.

Powered by the company’s EXPERT® technology platform, ERT’s solutions enhance trial oversight, enable site optimization, increase patient engagement, and measure the efficacy of new clinical treatments while ensuring patient safety. Over the past four years, more than half of all FDA drug approvals came from ERT-supported studies. Pharma companies, Biotechs, and CROs have relied on ERT solutions in 9,500+ studies spanning three million patients to date. By identifying trial risks before they become problems, ERT enables customers to bring clinical treatments to patients quickly – and with confidence. For more information, go to or follow us on LinkedIn, Twitter, and Facebook.

Are you a thought leader seeking to help solve the toughest challenges? Do you believe you can help make a dent in the way we help patients? ArmMe, a divsion of ERT, is an organization taking a different approach to engage patients and improve patient outcomes. Be part of the change by helping people and improve research like never before!

The individual hired for the position will be responsible for developing backend services on a JavaScript stack. This individual will work closely with a small effective team to develop and maintain the product offering and experience. The individual must be a fast learner, stay on top of current and future trends in software technologies and embrace innovative and creative thinking with an eye to the big picture. We seek a talented individual that is highly motivated, possesses an understanding of the industry, and can translate requirements and feedback to the engineering teams.

Key Responsibilities:

+ + Design, develop and maintain Backend microservices on Node.js/Express/JavaScript stack

  • Build, deploy and scale using Amazon Web Services

  • Maintain and develop testing and automation platform to ensure high-quality and performance

  • Collaborate with Engineering to develop and deliver high-quality products and features in a timely manner

  • Determines, develops, and maintains guidelines and coding standard documentation

  • Provides technical support to team members

The duties and responsibilities listed in this job description represent the major responsibilities of the position. ERT reserves the right to amend or change these duties. Other duties and responsibilities may be assigned, as required. This job description and any attachments do not constitute or represent a contract.

  • 4+ year(s) hands on Software Development experience

  • Demonstrable knowledge of full-stack web development tooling and procedures

  • Experience with Agile methodologies

  • Experience with software development and architecture using Node.js and related frameworks (Express, etc.)

  • Experience with SQL and NoSQL databases (Postgres and MongoDB preferred)

  • Knowledge of JavaScript/Typescript client frameworks (Angular 2+ strongly preferred)

  • BS in Engineering or related field, MS a plus

  • Must be a team player with the ability to work with all parts of the organization

  • Strong communication skills

Problem solving skills and the ability to get the job done

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Hours: Mon-Fri, 9-5

External Company Name: eResearch Technology

Street: 500 Rutherford Ave