Instinct Jobs

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Integrations / Back End (Elixir) Engineer

Summer 2021

Meet Instinct 👋

Instinct Science is a growing Greater Philadelphia-based animal health company working on unique technology solutions for state-of-the-art veterinary hospitals across the globe. 

 

We’re seeking an experienced Back End Engineer who is looking for a new career opportunity to be the next member of our growing 40-person team. 

 

The Instinct team is fully distributed, thus geographic location isn’t important as long as you can overlap with our regular business hours (Mon-Fri 8-5 ET).

 

Position Summary 😺 

You will join the Instinct team alongside other experienced engineers to work on creating connections to third-party systems, contributing to our backend application, developing internal tools and in shaping our data models. Your contributions and leadership will greatly influence the usability and usefulness of the product.

 

The ideal candidate is efficient, organized, detail-oriented, and motivated to work on challenging yet meaningful work that has the potential to shape an entire profession.

 

Day-to-day work will consist of managing partner relationships, designing, building, documenting and troubleshooting interfaces to third-party software. Additionally, you will be building new features, troubleshooting bugs, planning future dev work, reviewing teammate’s PRs, and taking ownership for our growing back-end application. You will be part of a close-knit team that is working hard for a better product each day.

 

We’re Looking for Someone With ⚡

* At least 3 years of experience building back-end applications

* Usage of Elixir and/or Erlang in production

* Deep knowledge of API designs

* Working knowledge of networking protocols and data interchange formats (e.g. TCP/IP, HTTP, FTP, SOAP, JSON, XML)

* Working knowledge of relational databases

* A high bar for code quality with belief in automated testing

* Strong organizational skills and ability to manage multiple simultaneous engagements

* Strong problem solving and analytical skills with experience to resolve problems efficiently

* A desire to mentor and support a team of fellow developers

* Ability to think through challenges and develop features that solve them elegantly

* Ability to challenge and improve our current architecture

* Excitement for building critical integrations for veterinary hospitals

 

Bonus Experience 💡

* Previous remote engineer position, preferably as part of a small team

* Previous work on health care, medical records, veterinary, or enterprise software

* Knowledge of HL7

* Managing business relationships

 

Technology Used at Instinct 👨‍💻

* Elixir, Phoenix, Absinthe (GraphQL)

* PostgreSQL, Redis

* Javascript, Typescript, React, Apollo, Electron

* Cypress, Jest, React Testing Library

* Node

* AWS

* CircleCI

* Docker

* Papertrail, Sentry, Prometheus, Grafana

* Github, Jira, Slack

 

A Sneak Peek at Team Instinct 🔭

The Instinct team consists of a unique mix of veterinary and technology experts who offer years of experience developing and commercializing point-of-care software for the veterinary industry. 

 

Instinct fosters a diverse, inclusive, transparent, professional, and fun work environment that values balance. As a fully distributed team, we seek teammates with strong communication and organizational skills. We’re building a company that reflects our care for every individual, treating each team member well by going out of our way to help one another in the short-term and pushing for growth in the long-term. 

 

We’re guided by one thing: helping veterinary hospital teams excel. To that end, your work contributions will greatly shape the workflows, staff happiness, and patient care for some of the most advanced veterinary centers on the planet.

 

Salary and Benefits Highlights 🌞

* We offer a supportive, innovative, caring work environment

* We pay our team well (based on experience)

* We give our team owner-like flexibility over work and time off

* We offer health, vision, dental insurance, and 401K

* We offer a generous home office and professional development stipend

* We provide all-expense-paid travel to hospitals and our retreats

Learn More About Us 👓

https://www.instinct.vet - Corporate website

 

https://pickthebrain.instinct.vet - Our new blog called Pick the Brain that has articles that will help you understand a little more about how we engage and help our customers—besides writing awesome software.

Instinct Science is a greater Philadelphia-based animal health company that helps the world’s state-of-the-art veterinary practices streamline their care through medically-driven invoicing and thoughtful automation. Find out more at www.instinct.vet.

 

Our project is supported by the Ben Franklin Technology Partners of Southeastern PA, an initiative of the Pennsylvania Department of Community and Economic Development funded by the Ben Franklin Technology Development Authority.

 

Instinct is an equal opportunity employer committed to providing a work environment free from harassment or discrimination in any form. All qualified applicants will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, family or parental status, national origin, ancestry, veteran, or disability status.

By using this website you agree to the Instinct Privacy Policy and General Terms of Use: https://www.instinct.vet/legal.

Front End (React) Engineer

Instinct Science is a greater Philadelphia-based animal health company that helps the world’s state-of-the-art veterinary practices streamline their care through medically-driven invoicing and thoughtful automation. Find out more at www.instinct.vet.

 

Our project is supported by the Ben Franklin Technology Partners of Southeastern PA, an initiative of the Pennsylvania Department of Community and Economic Development funded by the Ben Franklin Technology Development Authority.

 

Instinct is an equal opportunity employer committed to providing a work environment free from harassment or discrimination in any form. All qualified applicants will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, family or parental status, national origin, ancestry, veteran, or disability status.

By using this website you agree to the Instinct Privacy Policy and General Terms of Use: https://www.instinct.vet/legal.

Summer 2021

Meet Instinct 👋

Instinct Science is a growing Greater Philadelphia-based animal health company working on unique technology solutions for state-of-the-art veterinary hospitals across the globe. 

 

We’re seeking an experienced Front End Engineer who is looking for a new career opportunity to be the next member of our growing 40-person team. 

 

The Instinct team is fully distributed, thus geographic location isn’t important as long as you can overlap with our regular business hours (Mon-Fri 8-5 ET).

 

Position Summary 😺 

You will join the Instinct team alongside other experienced engineers to work on creating new features for our growing products. Your contributions and leadership will greatly influence the usability and usefulness of the product.

 

The ideal candidate is efficient, organized, detail-oriented, and motivated to work on challenging yet meaningful work that has the potential to shape an entire profession.

 

Day-to-day work will consist of planning and building new features, being available to your team members, reviewing code, documenting upcoming projects, and releasing your work to our users. You will be part of a close-knit team that is working hard for a better product each day.

 

We’re Looking for Someone With ⚡

* At least 3 years of experience building JavaScript applications

* Deep understanding of JavaScript and React

* A high bar for code quality and user experience

* Ability to think creatively about problems and develop features that solve them foundationally

* Intuition to challenge and improve our user interface

* Excitement for building critical interfaces for veterinary hospitals

* Strong communication skills

 

Bonus Experience 💡

* Previous work on health care, medical records, veterinary, or pharmacy software

* Previous work on financial analytics and reporting

* Previous remote position, preferably as part of a small team

 

Technology Used at Instinct 👨‍💻

* Typescript, HTML, CSS, React, Apollo, Electron

* Jest, React Testing Library

* Elixir, Phoenix, Absinthe, Docker

* Node

* PostgreSQL, Redis

* AWS, CircleCI, Github Actions

* Papertrail, Sentry

* Github, Jira, Slack

 

A Sneak Peek at Team Instinct 🔭

The Instinct team consists of a unique mix of veterinary and technology experts who offer years of experience developing and commercializing point-of-care software for the veterinary industry. 

 

Instinct fosters a diverse, inclusive, transparent, and fun work environment. As a fully distributed team, we value teammates with strong communication and organizational skills. We’re building a company that reflects our care for every individual, treating each team member well by going out of our way to help one another in the short-term and pushing for growth in the long-term. 

The development team values collaboration and learning together. We meet weekly for team building, engineering discussions, and book club learnings together.

 

We’re guided by one thing: helping veterinary hospital teams excel. To that end, your work contributions will greatly shape the workflows, staff happiness, and patient care for some of the most advanced veterinary centers on the planet.

 

Salary and Benefits Highlights 🌞

* We offer a supportive, innovative, caring work environment

* We pay our team well (based on experience)

* We give our team owner-like flexibility over work and time off

* We offer health, vision, dental insurance, and 401K

* We offer a generous home office and professional development stipend

* We provide all-expense-paid travel to hospitals and our retreats

Learn More About Us 👓

https://www.instinct.vet - Corporate website

 

https://pickthebrain.instinct.vet - Our new blog called Pick the Brain that has articles that will help you understand a little more about how we engage and help our customers—besides writing awesome software.

Software Product Manager

Summer 2021

Meet Instinct 👋

Instinct Science is a growing Greater Philadelphia-based animal health company working on unique technology solutions for state-of-the-art veterinary hospitals across the globe. 

 

We’re seeking a skilled Product Manager who is looking for a new career opportunity to be the next member of our growing 40-person team. The ideal candidate is smart, creative, effective, thoughtful, detail-oriented, and motivated by working on challenging yet meaningful work that has the potential to shape the entire profession. 

 

The Instinct team is fully distributed, thus geographic location isn’t important as long as you can overlap with our regular business hours (Mon-Fri 8-5 ET).

Position Summary 😺 

We are looking for someone who is technologically sophisticated, business-savvy, passionate about creating elegant and simple solutions, and excited to work closely with our various teams to solve meaningful problems for our customers with software. You will be instrumental in understanding our customers and product space, contributing to the vision of our product lines, and creating and shaping software features. Your contributions and product leadership will greatly influence our product strategy and customer satisfaction.

 

Day-to-day, this role will consist of being responsible for the success of Instinct products. This includes taking features from ideation to detailed documentation/development, researching customer needs, determining new feature requirements and priorities, and managing our backlog and product roadmaps. Additionally, you will also be helping to identify and fill product gaps, generating new product ideas and working alongside our executives, software engineers and customer support team to deliver on our product goals. You will be part of a close-knit team that is working hard for a better product each day.

 

This position may require some travel (pandemic-pending) for product research purposes.

We’re Looking for Someone With ⚡

* 3 years experience in software product management or veterinary workflows

* Passion for solving customer problems

* Ability and excitement to lead product changes with influence

* Ability to think through challenges and develop features that solve them elegantly

* Ability to become an expert on the veterinary hospital market/industry

* Decisiveness and resiliency when confronted with challenges

* A high bar for simple, beautiful, and modern user interfaces and experiences

* Intuition to challenge and improve our user interface

* Great attention to detail and excellent time-management skills

* Excellent interpersonal and leadership skills

* Good written and verbal communication

* Basic modern software tool experience: G Suite (Gmail, Google Drive, Google Sheets/Docs/Forms)

* Knowledge of software development processes

Bonus Experience 💡

* Veterinary, medical, or pharmacy software experience

* Experience using Instinct

* Understanding of the veterinary space and our customers
* Working efficiently from your home as part of a distributed team

* Jira or similar software development tool experience

* Figma or other design software experience

 

A Sneak Peek at Team Instinct 🔭

The Instinct team consists of a unique mix of veterinary and technology experts who offer years of experience developing and commercializing point-of-care software for the veterinary industry. 

 

Instinct fosters a diverse, inclusive, transparent, professional, and fun work environment that values balance. As a fully distributed team, we seek teammates with strong communication and organizational skills. We’re building a company that reflects our care for every individual, treating each team member well by going out of our way to help one another in the short-term and pushing for growth in the long-term. 

 

We’re guided by one thing: helping veterinary hospital teams excel. To that end, your work contributions will greatly shape the workflows, staff happiness, and patient care for some of the most advanced veterinary centers on the planet.

Salary and Benefits Highlights 🌞

* We offer a supportive, innovative, caring work environment

* We pay our team well (based on experience)

* We give our team owner-like flexibility over work and time off

* We offer health, vision, dental insurance, and 401K

* We offer a generous home office and professional development stipend

* We provide all-expense-paid travel to hospitals and our retreats

Learn More About Us 👓

https://www.instinct.vet - Corporate website

 

https://pickthebrain.instinct.vet - Our new blog called Pick the Brain that has articles that will help you understand a little more about how we engage and help our customers—besides writing awesome software.

Instinct Science is a greater Philadelphia-based animal health company that helps the world’s state-of-the-art veterinary practices streamline their care through medically-driven invoicing and thoughtful automation. Find out more at www.instinct.vet.

 

Our project is supported by the Ben Franklin Technology Partners of Southeastern PA, an initiative of the Pennsylvania Department of Community and Economic Development funded by the Ben Franklin Technology Development Authority.

 

Instinct is an equal opportunity employer committed to providing a work environment free from harassment or discrimination in any form. All qualified applicants will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, family or parental status, national origin, ancestry, veteran, or disability status.

By using this website you agree to the Instinct Privacy Policy and General Terms of Use: https://www.instinct.vet/legal.