Software Engineer

Colombo, Sri Lanka

oDoc's software engineers develop the next-generation technologies that change how thousands of users connect, explore, and interact with information and one another. Our products need to handle information at massive scale, and extend well beyond healthcare. We're looking for engineers who bring fresh ideas from all areas, including information retrieval, distributed computing, large-scale system design, networking and data storage, security, artificial intelligence, natural language processing, UI design and mobile; the list goes on and is growing every day. As a software engineer, you will work on a specific project critical to oDoc’s needs with opportunities to switch teams and projects as you and our fast-paced business grow and evolve. We need our engineers to be versatile, display leadership qualities and be enthusiastic to tackle new problems across the full-stack as we continue to push technology forward.

What you'll do

Specific responsibilities vary by project area. General responsibilities include:
  • You will research, conceive and develop software applications to extend and improve on oDoc's product offerings
  • Develop scripts to automate routine tasks while also reading and reviewing others’ code to provide feedback.
  • Analyze information and evaluate results to choose the best solution to effectively solve problems.
  • Mitigate reliability failures in a component or system.
  • Collaborate on scalability issues that arise with wide scale platform adoption.

What we're looking for

The minimum qualifications for an oDoc software engineer include:
  • BA/BS degree in Computer Science or related technical field, or equivalent practical experience.
  • Experience in writing code and developing applications to solve problems in C, C++, C#, Java, JavaScript, Swift, TypeScript or Python (e.g., removing duplicate elements from a list) and experience in optimizing code for stability, functionality and scalability (e.g., waiting time, search, troubleshooting).
  • Experience or previous project assignments with Data Structures and Algorithms (i.e. selecting and implementing an algorithm, using data structures to solve a problem).
  • Experience creating algorithms that improve a product’s capabilities, speed, efficiency, or reliability.
  • Experience with data structures, branching, function-calls, and conditionals as well as debugging code and submitting the appropriate fix.
The preferred qualifications for an oDoc software engineer include:
  • Previous tech internships or relevant work experience programming in C, C++, C#, Java, JavaScript, Swift, TypeScript or Python.
  • Experience in writing code and developing applications to solve problems in C, C++, C#, Java, JavaScript, Swift, TypeScript or Python (e.g., removing duplicate elements from a list) and experience in optimizing code for stability, functionality and scalability (e.g., waiting time, search, troubleshooting).
  • Demonstrated experience programming in one or more of the above languages.
  • Experience manipulating code to improve system availability and latency.
  • Experience with improving inventing or proving the value of new algorithms that improve a product's capabilities, speed, efficiency and reliability
  • Skill in isolating problems to a database subsystem.

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.