Covetrus is a global animal-health technology and services company dedicated to empowering veterinary practice partners to drive improved health and financial outcomes. We're bringing together products, services, and technology into a single platform that connects our customers to the solutions and insights they need to work best. Our passion for the well-being of animals and those who care for them drives us to advance the world of veterinary medicine. Covetrus is headquartered in Portland, Maine, with more than 5,000 employees, serving over 100,000 customers around the globe.
The Software Engineer is part of a team responsible for the analysis, design, development, testing, and support of business applications in alignment with overall company goals and objectives. Working in an agile environment, this position requires development experience utilizing best practice techniques as well as providing solutions to complex development tasks.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned.
Assists team to develop, deploy, and maintain business-value features
Contribute to the development and enhancement of the client system.
Identify gaps in requirements and fill them through interaction with the proper people/teams.
Assist in the software development process through implementation of new features and bug fixes.
Assist with unit testing and following existing processes for QA and product releases.
Provide technical support to internal staff prior to deployment.
EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE
Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or related field or equivalent combination of education and experience.
2 - 4 years of professional software engineering experience
COMPETENCIES (SKILLS AND ABILITIES)
React, Redux, TypeScript, Angular, GraphQL, Join Monster, Node, Nest
Experience with Kafka a plus
Experience with Microservice and Micro Frontend Architecture
Understanding of data structures, algorithms, design and design patterns.
Experience working with relational databases such as SQL / MySQL /Mongo
Experience with Agile software development methodologies.
Knowledge of cloud technology and distributed computing.
Experience with REST based web services.
Experience with version control systems.
Highly motivated team player in a fast-paced technology and product-oriented company.
Strong work ethic with drive to personal and team success.
Exceptional communication skills and ability to meet the demands of cross team collaboration.
Proven ability to execute problem-solving skills.
PHYSICAL DEMANDS/WORK ENVIRONMENT
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Pet friendly office environment.
Extensive computer use.
Covetrus is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected Veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law
Henry Schein Animal Health is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate against applicants or employees on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, national origin, ancestry, and/or disability that can be reasonably accommodated without undue hardship, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, citizenship, marital or veteran status, or any other legally protected status.