JavaScript Web Developer

Colombo, Sri Lanka

oDoc is building a revolutionary healthcare platform, that leverages technology and design to provide a vastly improved physician and patient experience.

oDoc is an online platform which connects Patients to Doctors via online video consultations. Our aim is to make the world a better place by ensuring that top quality primary healthcare is universally available, affordable, and accessible. Healthcare on demand, anywhere, anytime

Job description

We are looking for web developers responsible for the client side of our service. Your primary focus will be to implement a complete user interface in the form of a mobile and desktop web app, with a focus on performance. The artistic design will be delivered to you (primarily using Sketch files) and your main duties will include creating modules and components and coupling them together into a functional app. You will work in a team with the backend developers, and communicate with internal and external APIs using standard methods. Therefore a thorough understanding of our platform and infrastructure is required.

Your responsibilities

  • Delivering a complete frontend web application
  • Ensuring high performance on mobile and desktop
  • Writing tested and documented JavaScript, HTML and CSS
  • Coordinating workflows between designers, other developers and yourself
  • Coordinating with the backend developer in the process of consuming RESTful APIs
  • Communicating with external web services


The minimum qualifications for an oDoc Web Developer include:
  • 1+ years experience in Javascript development
  • Experience with some modern JavaScript frameworks and libraries (e.g. React, Angular, AngularJS, etc)
  • Proficiency with JavaScript and HTML5
 The desired qualifications for an oDoc Web Developer include:
  • 3+ years experience in Javascript development
  • Experience with modern web technologies and techniques such as ECMAScript 2015/2016 (ES6/7), CSS pre-processors (SASS, Less, Stylus), JavaScript transpilers (Babel, TypeScript), and JavaScript build tools (WebPack, Browserify, Grunt, Gulp)

Engineering at oDoc

Whether it's finding new and innovative ways to advance video call quality, building computing platform and networking technologies, automating the capture of medical information, or continuing to refine and scale complex realtime systems (just to name a few), you will be developing solutions to some of the most challenging technical problems out there. You will research, conceive and develop software applications to extend and improve on oDoc's product offerings and collaborate on scalability issues involving access to massive amounts of data and information. Examples of specialist domains: UI development with React Native and similar technologies, security, embedded systems and mobile apps (Android and iOS).
oDoc is and always will be an engineering company. We hire people with a broad set of technical skills who are ready to take on some of technology's greatest challenges and make an impact on millions, if not billions, of users. At oDoc, engineers not only revolutionize health and wellness, they routinely work on interactive communication systems, scalable applications and entirely new platforms for users around the world. From Video Analysis to Predictive Diagnosis, iOS to Android, Social to Local, oDoc engineers are changing the world one technological achievement after another.

Diversity at oDoc

At oDoc, we don’t just accept difference - we celebrate it, we support it, and we thrive on it for the benefit of our employees, our products and our community. oDoc is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability or gender identity. We also consider qualified applicants regardless of criminal histories, consistent with legal requirements. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please let us know.