Software Engineer/Developer

US BioTek is a growing laboratory in Shoreline with a wonderful group of employees. We are seeking a candidate to join our IT team as a full-time Software Engineer/Developer.


The primary role for this position will be to work with our proprietary applications and automation infrastructure in support of our Laboratory Information System (LIS/LIMS). We are constantly evolving our IT solutions to support our laboratory’s needs and this role is key to that success. Overall design, execution, and implementation of new solutions for our laboratory, administration staff, and end customers will be the daily fare for this role.


Our environment is a mixture of on-premises Linux and Windows servers and workstations. Candidates should have work experience or personal interest in open-source technologies, web application development & maintenance, and relational database programming.


Responsibilities include:

  • Works with a wide variety of complex systems, technologies, and architectures.
  • Continuous improvement of existing application infrastructure and code base.
  • Works with IT team to scope, design, and implement new solutions to business opportunities.
  • Partners with cross functional technical teams and users to support business requirements.
  • Actively manages multiple tasks and priorities at once and communicates consistently with team members.
  • Creates intuitive technical and non-technical documentation.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, MIS, Engineering, or a related field.
  • At least 2 years of IT experience with demonstrated progression of skills and responsibilities.
  • At least 2 years of experience in software development and participation in full-cycle software development.
  • Experience programming in object-oriented languages such as C#, Java, Ruby, or PHP.
  • Proficiency in scripting with shell, Perl, Python, Ruby, VBS, bat, or SQL.
  • Experience working with html, JavaScript/jQuery, and css
  • Working knowledge of Unix or Linux administration; experience with Ubuntu preferred.
  • Proficiency with open-source full stack frameworks; experience with Ruby on Rails is a plus.
  • Solid understanding of relational databases, SQL, and SQL tools.
  • Knowledge of RESTful APIs, message queues, and web services.
  • Proficiency with software version control solutions (GIT preferred).
  • Experience working with files using sFTP, SCP, regex, diff, or parsing XML.
  • Ability to work through problems independently.


About Us: Our tests have helped thousands of people around the world to a better health with no use of medicine. Our clients are Naturopaths, Medical Doctors, Nurse Practitioners and other health professionals who will provide their patients with guidance based on our test results. US BioTek has been a well-run, solid and profitable business for 20+ years and we are now ready to take this a step further and are implementing an aggressive growth strategy.


Comprehensive Benefits Package: Medical, Voluntary Dental, Vision, HSA, Life and AD&D Insurance, EAP, 401k with employer match, 10 Paid Vacation Days, Sick Leave, 7 Paid Holidays, Floating Holiday


Pay Range: $80,000 - $100,000 annually, DOE


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