Sr Engineer - Full Stack

Job Description
Alcon, the world leader in ophthalmology, is looking for an experienced Sr. Full Stack Engineer to join an exciting new team focused on driving a novel business innovation forward. The Sr. Full Stack Engineer leads other engineers and develops a robust front-end experience for this innovative new venture.
• Responsible for owning the development of one or more software components
• Demonstrate and communicate a passion for implementing highly scalable and maintainable front and backend services
• Collaborate with a cross-functional team of engineers, products owners, and designers to deliver empowering user experiences
• Communicate ideas with cross-functional teams in an effective manner
• Share technical solutions and product ideas through design review, pair programming, code review and technological discussions
• Utilize a proactive and responsive approach to problem-solving
• Ability to reason intelligently about complex problems, and apply experience to new domains
• Build applications with REST API services using Java, Node.js
• Apply experience with object-oriented programming languages and frameworks (e.g. Java, Spring, etc.)
• Responsible for owning the development of one or more software components
• Demonstrate and communicate a passion for implementing highly scalable and maintainable front and backend services, and working with business specialists and visual designers to design optimal solutions
• Collaborate with a cross-functional team of engineers, products owners, and designers to make design, UI, software architecture & technology solution decisions to deliver empowering user experiences
• Communicate ideas with cross-functional teams in an effective manner
• Share technical solutions and product ideas through design review, pair programming, code review and technological discussions
• Utilize a proactive and responsive approach to problem-solving
• Ability to reason intelligently about complex problems, and apply experience to new domains
• Apply experience with HTML, CSS, JavaScript and the latest JS frameworks (e.g. ReactNative, React, Angular, and Backbone etc.)
• Build applications with REST API services using Java, Node.js
• Apply experience with object-oriented programming languages and frameworks (e.g. Java, Spring, etc.)
• Develop and implement best practices in all areas of design and development
• Provide guidance to other developers on best practices in front and backend development and user interface development.
• Design, develop, maintain and enhance systems based on business requirements, using approved technologies and coding standards

Alcon is an Equal Opportunity Employer and participates in E-Verify. Alcon takes pride in maintaining a diverse environment and our policies are not to discriminate in recruitment, hiring, training, promotion or other employment practices for reasons of race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital or veteran status, disability, or any other legally protected status. Alcon is also committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodation to individuals with disabilities. If, because of a medical condition or disability, you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application process, or in order to perform the essential functions of a position, please send an email to [email protected] and let us know the nature of your request and your contact information. Equal Employment Opportunity Posters: If you'd like to view a copy of the Alcon's affirmative action plan or policy statement, please email [email protected]

EEO Statement Alcon is an Equal Opportunity Employer and takes pride in maintaining a diverse environment. We do not discriminate in recruitment, hiring, training, promotion or other employment practices for reasons of race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital or veteran status, disability, or any other legally protected status.

Minimum requirements • Bachelor's Degree or Equivalent years of directly related experience (or high school +13yrs; Assoc.+9yrs; M.S.+2yrs; PhD+0yrs)
• The ability to fluently read, write, understand and communicate in English
• 5 Years of Relevant Experience


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