Senior Software Engineer/Digital Healthcare Platform (VARA)

Contract Type
Information & Communication Technology
D'Abadie, Trinidad And Tobago
Salary & Benefits
Competitive salary
Date Posted
Expiry Date
Applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates to fill the post of Senior Software Engineer/Digital Healthcare Platform (VARA).

ZS is a global professional services firm who recently acquired Medullan, a digital health consultancy with Caribbean offices in D'Abadie, Trinidad and Kingston Jamaica. Together we are a strengthened digital and connected health practice which provides consulting, technology, and analytical services to life sciences clients globally. Our most valuable asset is our people—a fact that’s reflected in our values-driven organization in which new perspectives are integral and new ideas are always celebrated. We are proud to call some of the world’s largest healthcare organizations clients and partners alike. The projects, collaboration and learning opportunities from these relationships as well as the broad global impact your work will have in changing lives of patients, caregivers, teammates and even your own is part of daily life as a ZSer.  Likewise, our commitments to cross-training, internal mobility and ongoing professional development are foundations of our academic culture and employment experience.


VARA is ZS|Medullan’s Virtual Care and Patient Engagement Platform. It is designed to harmonize patient data from multiple sources into a single standards-conformant data structure, keeps patients engaged and connected throughout their care journey, and creates customized experiences and workflows. VARA powers digital health solutions across the globe and the healthcare spectrum, including clinical trials, digital therapeutics, Software as a Medical Device (SaMD) applications, and next-generation patient support hubs.


Position Review

As a Senior Software Engineer on our product team, you will: 

  • Work with a team of smart, driven globally experienced and globally distributed engineers designing, developing, and maintaining enterprise-level applications using object oriented and service-oriented technologies 
  • Have the flexibility to propose and implement your own ideas and solutions to challenging problems 
  • Interact with relevant stakeholders and end users to understand needs and how best to keep them engaged while using our products and services 
  • Own your career growth as far as your abilities, skills, and adaptability will take you while building a unique company that will produce the next generation of global business leaders 


  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills 
  • Bachelor’s Degree with 3+ years' experience with commercial-grade software development 
  • Ability to adapt to new business demands and technologies to deliver the best solutions possible 
  • Ability to learn from as well as to teach others around you 
  • Understand the full stack of modern software applications - from the UI down to the infrastructure and networking layers 
  • Experience with modern technology best practices, including testing and CI 
  • Experience programming with JavaScript/TypeScript and working with databases like MongoDB and PostgreSQL 
  • Knowledge of OOAD, UML, Agile and Design Patterns 
  • Experience in Node.js and platforms such as Express.js, Koa.js, Hapi.js, etc. 
  • Experience with PHP (Symphony, Drupal) and Python development is highly desirable  
  • Experience with modern architecture including cloud infrastructure, Docker, and ELK, eventing/queues, and microservices 
  • Experience in a regulated environment where security and compliance are front and center is a plus 


Additionally, we would like: 

  • Knowledge of mobile development technologies would be an asset - native or hybrid 
  • Ability to multitask, absorb modern technologies, and work in a fast-paced and dynamic team environment 
  • Ability to work with business clients, facilitating discussions, and assimilating processes, issues and needs 
  • A keen sense of ownership and accountability; “can do” attitude 
  • A determination to learn and grow your skills and capabilities 


ZS is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to providing equal employment and advancement opportunities without regard to any class protected by applicable law.

ZS is committed to providing and maintaining a safe workplace. Must have received or be willing to receive the COVID-19 vaccination by date of hire to be considered. Proof of vaccination will be required. Religious/Medical Exemptions can be requested on a limited basis upon hire.


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