Share this Job

2215 - Full Stack Developer Lead

Apply now

Apply for Job

Date: Feb 21, 2021

Location: Bangalore, MH, IN Bangalore, MH, IN Bangalore, MH, IN

Company: Cytel Inc

Cytel provides unrivaled biostatistics and operations research knowledge to our customers in the life sciences industries in the form of both software and services.  At Cytel, we work hard to create successful careers with significant professional growth for our employees, as a result of which they work hard to make Cytel successful. Cytel is a place where talent, experience, and integrity come together to advance the state of clinical development.



As a Full Stack Dev Lead, you will contribute to the development of our innovative and market-leading clinical development product suite that helps our customers to design, model, and simulate complex innovative clinical trials with the potential to create significant value for sponsors and patients by increasing their probability of success and accelerating time to market.

We are looking for a Full Stack Developer to produce scalable, dynamic, highly interactive, and user-friendly software solutions. You’ll be part of a cross-functional team that is responsible for the full software development life cycle, from conception to deployment.

You should be comfortable around both front-end and back-end coding languages (such as JavaScript,,, development frameworks (such as React.js, Bootstrap, .NET Core), Python and Plotly’s Dash library, and relational and NoSQL databases (such as PostgreSQL and MongoDB). You should also be a team player with the experience of leading a few junior developers.

Summary of Job Responsibilities:

  • Work across various frontend/backend technologies like React, .NET Core, Python, and relational / NoSQL databases
  • Work with UX designers and architects to build rich, dynamic, and highly interactive dashboards for scientific applications using Python and Plotly’s Dash library
  • Design frontend and backend architecture. Design modules/services / APIs, maintain design artifacts, and help ensure testability and other applicable non-functional requirements
  • Ensure code maintainability, modularity, and high performance by reviewing the implementation regularly and refactoring the code base as needed
  • Ensure high code quality by performing automated unit testing with high code coverage, regular code reviews, and following coding guidelines and good coding practices
  • Troubleshoot and debug software ensuring high-quality deliverables
  • Estimate and plan own work and deliver as per the plan
  • Prepare all necessary code, design, and other technical documentation
  • Coach junior developers on best coding practices ensuring the quality of their deliverables
  • Follow all SOPs, face process audits, and address any findings in a timely manner
  • Analyze level 2/3 technical support queries and ensure a quick turnaround on such queries
  • Make technical presentations at internal/external forums, learn about emerging trends/methodologies / technologies and share knowledge with others in the team


Qualifications, Skills, and Experience:

  • 5+ years of proven experience as a Full Stack Developer or similar role with a total development experience of 8+ years
  • Strong hands-on experience of developing complex, multi-tenant web applications (SaaS development experience preferred)
  • Strong hands-on experience of developing rich and interactive dashboards using Python and Plotly’s Dash library
  • Ability to query data from various SQL/NoSQL databases (e.g. PostgreSQL, MongoDB) for building dashboards
  • Proficiency with programming in Python, React.js, C#.NET, and .NET Core
  • Experience of coaching and guiding junior team members effectively on architecture and coding
  • Experience of working in Agile teams and knowledge of frameworks like Scrum
  • Excellent verbal and written English communication skills
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and a collaborative mindset
  • Bachelor’s / Master’s degree in Computer Science & Engineering (CSE) or equivalent STEM degree

Optional Skills and Experience (preferred but not mandatory):

  • Knowledge of tools used for code profiling, unit testing, detecting memory leaks and overruns, and static code analysis
  • Experience of developing applications for Microsoft Azure
  • Knowledge of CI/CD using Azure services
  • Knowledge of source control & versioning tools like BitBucket, Git, etc.
  • Familiarity with project management & collaboration tools like Jira, Confluence, MS Teams, etc.

What’s in it for you:

  • You will have the opportunity to play an integral role in helping our clients and the industry shape the future of drug development
  • You will be part of an exciting new chapter in Cytel’s history with high growth and opportunities
  • Work in an environment designed for an entrepreneurially-minded person with a lot of energy, ideas, and the courage to implement
  • Work with and leverage the best and brightest minds in the industry


Why Cytel?

  • Our collaborative working environment encourages innovation and rewards results, and we are proud to have one of the lowest turnover rates in the industry.
  • In addition to competitive compensation, we offer an excellent benefit’s package, annual bonus incentive, promote work-life balance, and the opportunity to grow with us!
  • Work with respected experts and thought leaders in the fields of biostatistics and statistical programming.


Cytel Inc. is an Equal Employment / Affirmative Action Employer. Applicants are considered for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristics protected by law.

Cytel does not accept referrals from employment businesses and/or employment agencies in respect of the vacancies posted on this site. All employment businesses/agencies are required to contact Cytel’s human resources department to obtain prior written authorization before referring any candidates to Cytel. The obtaining of prior written authorization is a condition precedent to any agreement (verbal or written) between the employment business/ agency and Cytel. In the absence of such written authorization being obtained any actions undertaken by the employment business/agency shall be deemed to have been performed without the consent or contractual agreement of Cytel. Cytel shall therefore not be liable for any fees arising from such actions or any fees arising from any referrals by employment businesses/agencies.



Job Segment: Developer, Engineer, Computer Science, Database, Technology, Engineering, Research