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PARALLEL6TM is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace & is an affirmative action employer.

WHO ARE WE?

We are a passionate group of engineers, creative thinkers and business professionals dedicated to supporting our customers’ success in enterprise mobility. Our products reflect our culture. Our company is structured so that anyone, no matter your role or level of experience, can execute on a good idea.

At Parallel6TM, work-life balance is important. We see your happiness and fulfillment as paramount to our success, and we’re here to make it happen.

WAITING FOR YOU

We seek energetic self-starters who are smart, talented and have a passion for business and technology. We offer a fast-paced and challenging environment along with a great amount of autonomy to innovate and continue learning.

PARALLEL6TM JOBS

We have an array of teams & roles! See what positions are available below.

Parallel 6 is an innovative software as a service provider of mobile enrollment & engagement solutions for clinical research, health, and public sector organizations. Clinical 6™ is an mClinical™ platform for patient enrollment, engagement, and management of clinical trials worldwide.  Additional solutions include GovReach™ for government agencies. GovReach accelerates government-to-citizen and internal government-digital efficiency, transparency, and engagement.  Parallel 6 is a fun and fast-growing company based in San Diego, CA with additional offices in Washington D.C.

We are on the lookout for energetic self-starters who are smart, talented and have a passion for business and technology. We offer a fast paced and challenging environment along with a great amount of autonomy to innovate and continue learning.  If you are seeking a similar environment, want to be part of a dynamic team and you consistently deliver results, you’ve found the right company.

Senior Web App Developer – Ruby on Rails

Job Description

 

Currently, we are seeking a Senior Web Applications Developer with demonstrated programming experience and a strong work ethic to join our rapidly growing team.  We are looking for a programmer who takes pride in developing outstanding software and is constantly looking to improve the quality of his/her work.

Responsibilities

Contribute to new and existing client projects and enable ongoing product innovation. Responsibilities include: working as part of the Parallel6 Platform product development team across multiple client projects, owning portions of product enhancements as part of a broader product roadmap, mentoring other developers and contributing towards new technical innovations.  The ideal candidate is analytical, highly organized, and self-motivated with a proven track record in delivering web technologies.  Beyond strong technical skills, we are looking for someone with strong conceptual and information architecture skills who is comfortable working in both paired programming assignments and as part of team.

Required Qualifications

  • 4+ years of experience as a software engineer/developer using Ruby on Rails, Angular .JS, HTML5, CSS3. Javascript, jQuery, and SQL
  • Solid working knowledge of the Ruby language and the Rails framework is a must
  • Understanding of object-oriented design, design patterns and how they apply to Ruby
  • Solid understanding of SQL and data modeling for scalability and performance
  • Experience creating RESTful APIs for integration with mobile apps and web sites
  • Commitment to writing quality code through TDD – RSpec, Capybara, Phantom.JS
  • Proficiency with Git as a source code management tool
  • Experience with Agile development methodologies
  • Experience with an Agile-based work tracking system such as Atlassian Jira, Assembla, or Rally
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills
  • Ability to communicate fluently in English (written and verbal)
  • Desire to learn new technology and use that knowledge in producing world-class mobile apps

Desired Qualifications

  • Experience designing web-based user interfaces
  • Solid understanding of one or more NOSQL databases – MongoDB, CouchDB, Cassandra, etc.
  • Experience with Javascript frameworks – Backbone.JS, Angular.JS, Ember.JS
  • Experience with Twitter Bootstrap or Zurb Foundation
  • Knowledge of AWS, iOS SDK, Android SDK

Education Requirements

BA/BS in Computer Science or a related technical field

Local candidates preferred.  Parallel6, Inc. is an EOE

 

To apply, please submit your resumé and cover letter to hr@parallel6.com .

Software Quality Assurance I

Position Title

Software Quality Assurance I

Department

Product Management

Reports To

Director Technical Solutions

Position Summary

This position is critical to the growth and continued success of the organization with responsibility for quality assurance of Parallel 6’s products and services.  The ideal candidate will apply his/her working knowledge of quality assurance methodologies and work alongside our Creative and Engineering departments.

  • Must have a working knowledge of quality assurance methodologies.
  • Plan and coordinate testing activities. Develop, publish and implement test plans to ensure product quality. Write and maintain test automation. Develop quality assurance standards. Define and track quality assurance metrics such as defect densities and open defect counts. Must have a working knowledge of quality assurance methodologies. Familiar with all deployed environments. Rely on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Perform a variety of tasks. Work under general supervision; typically reports to a manager. A certain degree of creativity and latitude is required.

Responsibilities/Duties

Work with engineering team to plan and manage agile software development sprints for multiple customers, simultaneously.

  • Design traceability matrices, test plans and test scripts for mobile and platform software requirements
  • Execute test scripts, evaluate and troubleshoot to detect errors and bugs and recommend bug fixes.
  • Coordinate testing activities with additional QA testers
  • Conduct integration, version, regression, user acceptance testing
  • Ensure that quality issues and defects are appropriately identified, prioritized, documented, tracked, and resolved in a defect tracking system.
  • Work with creative team to plan and manage mobile app testing
  • Manage and distribute assets and documentation from creative department to engineering team

Supervisory Responsibilities

Higher-level Software Quality Assurance Analysts may be expected to manage one or more testers.

Required Qualifications

Skills

  • Jira, TestRail, Confluence
  • Ability to work cross-functionally with strong attention to detail
  • Understand and apply SDLC concepts
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills
  • Ability to communicate fluently in English (written and verbal)

 Experience

  • 3+ years of experience as a software quality assurance engineer
  • Experience with an Agile-based work tracking system such as Atlassian, Jira or similar

Education

  • BS/BA in related technical field (or equivalent)

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience with Agile development methodologies
  • Create, update, and maintain automated test scripts for platform
  • Clinical, healthcare or life sciences background (HIPAA, 21CFR)

 

To apply, please submit your resumé and cover letter to hr@parallel6.com .