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Principal Front-End Software Engineer

Req ID:  5404



Are you looking for a company that cares about people’s lives and health, including yours? At Olympus, we help make people’s lives healthier, safer and more fulfilling, every day. 
Let’s inspire healthier lives, together.

Job Description

With a combination of focus on employee growth and leading-edge software development, this role is bound to keep you engaged in a career helping patients improve their lives through Medical Technologies. Be an empowered part of an initial team being built with strong backing from company leaders chartered to build innovative applications leveraging modern technologies such as Artificial Intelligence. As Principal Front-End Software Engineer you will be a senior contributor responsible for designing, developing, and maintaining Front- End software solutions and products related to Olympus’ digital platform in surgical and endoscopy areas. You will be relied upon to provide technical leadership and solutions to the agile teams of internal developers and external consultants, understand long term product goals, legacy constraints, and Olympus technical culture. You will also be expected to be a proficient individual contributor who can jump in and support project deliverables and find solutions to meet goals and schedules. The Olympus Digital Unit team is building new internal applications to help patients and hospitals!


“The job is conducted in line with our Core Values which are: agility, empathy, long-term view, unity and integrity. Olympus is an equal opportunities employer championing a culture of equality, diversity and inclusion embedded throughout the organization and workforce”

Job Duties

* Develop front-end applications using TypeScript and React which integrate to back-end RESTful APIs (OAS3) & GraphQL.


* Build responsive, user-centric interfaces to optimize a user’s experience.


* Provide guidance to the delivery team to ensure initiatives are well-defined.


* Mentor and teach junior engineers while also learning from them.


* Provide support to address problems during development and after product release.


* Define and write unit tests to resolve and prevent issues prior to system verification.


* Interface with standardized medical communication interfaces such as HL7/FHIR and DICOM.


* Assist with Continuous Integration and Delivery pipeline development and maintenance.

Job Requirements



* Minimum of 10 years Software Engineering.


* Minimum of 5 years of experience building responsive, user-centric web apps.


* Background in Agile Development methodologies.


* Excellent communication skills.




* College degree in Software Engineering, Computer Science, Electrical Engineering or related fields.


* Experience within Healthcare industry is highly desired including knowledge of standards like HL7, FHIR, DICOM and medical ontologies(e.g. SNOMED, MST etc…).


* Experience using Typescript & React.


* Backend skills using C# and .Net.


* Experience interfacing with relational databases and relational database design.


* Experience with Terraform for developing and managing Infrastructure-as-code.


* Integration with WebSockets.


* Familiarity with Front-End design tools such as Ant Design.


* Familiarity with Microsoft Azure Cloud including DevOps areas of pipelines for CICD.


* Experience with Backend-for-Frontend Pattern.


* Experience with Docker and Kubernetes.


We realize work isn’t just a job to you.

It’s a big part of your life, but not the only part. That’s why we offer competitive salaries, a robust 401(k) program, annual bonus program and comprehensive medical benefits, as well as tuition reimbursement, flexible schedules, parental and adoption leave, on-site services and Colleague Affinity Networks — so you can be ready for where life can take you.


Olympus requires all new hires to be “fully vaccinated” against COVID-19, as defined by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), on or before their first day of work. Individuals who have been offered employment who have a disability, medical condition, or sincerely-held religious belief that prevents them from being vaccinated against COVID-19 are required to request and be granted a reasonable accommodation prior to their first day of work.


Olympus is passionate about the solutions it creates for the medical, life sciences, and industrial equipment industries, as well as cameras and audio products. For more than 100 years, Olympus has focused on making people’s lives healthier, safer and more fulfilling by helping detect, prevent, and treat disease, furthering scientific research, ensuring public safety, and capturing images of the world.


Olympus’ Medical business uses innovative capabilities in medical technology, therapeutic intervention, and precision manufacturing to help healthcare professionals deliver diagnostic, therapeutic, and minimally invasive procedures to improve clinical outcomes, reduce overall costs, and enhance the quality of life for patients. Olympus’ Medical portfolio includes endoscopes, laparoscopes, and video imaging systems, as well as surgical energy devices, system integration solutions, medical services, and a wide range of endotherapy instruments for endoscopic and therapeutic applications. For more information, visit


Olympus…True To You. True To Society. True To LIFE.


It is the policy of Olympus to extend equal employment and advancement opportunity to all applicants and employees without regard to race, color, national origin (including language use restrictions), citizenship status, religious creed (including dress and grooming practices), age, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, medical conditions related to pregnancy, childbirth and/or breastfeeding), gender, gender identity and expression, sexual orientation, marital status, disability (physical or mental) and/or a medical condition, genetic information, ancestry, veteran status or service in the uniformed services, and any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state or local law.


Posting Notes: || United States (US) || Minnesota (US-MN) || Brooklyn Park || 

Nearest Major Market: Minneapolis

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