Freelance Lead JavaScript Software Engineer | EPAM Anywhere

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Lead JavaScript Software Engineer for IT Consulting in Healthcare

Lead JavaScript Software Engineer for IT Consulting in Healthcare 40 hrs/week, 12+ months

Currently, we are looking for a remote Lead Software Engineer with JavaScript expertise to join our global team.

The client is a global leader in retail and wholesale pharmacy, touching millions of lives every day through dispensing and distributing medicines. The company has more than 170 years of trusted healthcare heritage and innovation in community pharmacy and pharmaceutical wholesaling.

The current project is associated with performing IT consulting services.

Please note that even though you are applying for this position, you may be offered other projects to join within EPAM Anywhere.


  • Implement features while ensuring long term stability of our system and quality of the code
    • Influence which tools, programming languages, and technologies you work with
      • Help ensure we have a smooth software pipeline for continuous and fast delivery
        • Balance discovery phases with implementation work


          • JavaScript development experience of 5+ years
            • 1+ years of relevant leadership experience
              • Be excellent at working both independently and in a team
                • Passion for software development, scalable architecture and product building
                  • Passion about code quality, testing and automation
                    • Strong proficiency in JavaScript, including DOM manipulation and the JavaScript object model
                      • Thorough understanding of React.js and its core principles
                        • Experience with popular React.js workflows (such as Flux or Redux)
                          • Familiarity with newer specifications of ECMAScript
                            • Experience with data structure libraries (e.g. Immutable.js)
                              • Familiarity with RESTful APIs
                                • Knowledge of modern authorization mechanisms, such as JSON Web Token
                                  • Familiarity with modern front-end build pipelines and tools
                                    • Experience with common front-end development tools such as Babel, Webpack, NPM, etc.
                                      • Ability to understand business requirements and translate them into technical requirements
                                        • A knack for benchmarking and optimization
                                          • Familiarity with code versioning tools such as Git, Apache Subversion (SVN), and Mercurial

                                            Nice to have

                                            • Knowledge of isomorphic React

                                              We offer

                                              • Competitive compensation depending on experience and skills
                                                • Work in enterprise-level projects on a long-term basis
                                                  • You will have a 100% remote full-time job
                                                    • Unlimited access to learning courses (LinkedIn learning, EPAM training courses, English regular classes, Internal Library)
                                                      • Community of 38,000+ industry’s top professionals

                                                        40 hrs/week

                                                        Hours per week

                                                        12+ months

                                                        Project length

                                                        Belarus, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, India, Italy, Russia, Ukraine

                                                        Locations eligible for the position