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Senior Web Application Developer
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We are looking for a Senior JavaScript Developer who is motivated to make a difference in clinical trials by creating reusable libraries, implementing complex solutions, encouraging quality code through conducting reviews/leading tests, and applying beautiful UI to Clinical 6 functionality.  You will work with the UI/UX and backend team to allow various clients to use our product. 


  • Lead collaboration with peers and Creative Team on UI and interaction designs
  • Implement intuitive, maintainable, responsive web application UIs using JavaScript technologies
  • Collaborate with architect to build reusable code and libraries for future use
  • Ensure technical feasibility of UI/UX designs
  • Optimize applications for maximum speed and scalability
  • Build appropriate unit, integration and/or automated testing solutions
  • Use the API and SDK to support Clinical 6 platform functionality


  • 9+ years industry experience with background in Agile methodology preferred 
  • Prior success as primary client interface, program manager for enterprise software implementation project.
  • 9+ years JavaScript web application development experience using MVVM design patterns preferred
  • 6+ years experience with build tools and code versioning tools - conducting code reviews, understanding, and enforcing standards
  • 3+ years experience with visualization and mapping libraries, such as D3, ChartJS, Leaflet, Google Maps, etc.
  • Proficiency in JavaScript technologies, such as ES6+, Type Script, and AngularJS
  • Demonstrated understanding of asynchronous request handling, partial page updates, and AJAX
  • Solid understanding of web markup (HTML5 and CSS3) and templating technologies such as Mustache, Underscore and Angular templating
  • Ability to visually review specifications documents and provide input on successfully implementing business solutions
  • Proficiency with build tools including Webpack, NPM, Grunt, and Gulp.js
  • Demonstrated understanding of code versioning tools (such as Git) and code versioning philosophies (such as Git-Flow)
  • Ability to work independently or with a team and lead a project to completion
  • Excellent oral, written, and interpersonal communications skills
  • Flexibility to adapt to changing priorities and move quickly to address unexpected problems or opportunities.
  • BS/BA in Computer Science or a related technical field (MS preferred).
  • To qualify, applicants must be legally authorized to work in the United States, and should not require, now or in the future, sponsorship for employment visa status.


Preferred Experience

  • Development with Node.js
  • Mobile development (either Native or Cross Platform)
  • Building Angular components
  • Building REST API or other server tools with backed technologies, such as Ruby, Java, .Net or SQL
  • Authentication with tokens utilizing technologies such as OAuth
  • Understanding of healthcare security and compliance (HIPAA, Annex 11, FDA 21 CFR Part 11, etc.)

PRA is an EEO/AA employer and is committed to providing opportunities to minorities, women, veterans and individuals with disabilities.


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