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Nuance Communications

Principal Software Engineer (Java, Web UI) Nuance Communications
Burlington, MA

Nuance Communications is a company providing voice recognition and natural language understanding solutions.

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About Nuance Communications

Job Description

Company Overview

At Nuance, we empower people with the ability to seamlessly interact with their connected devices and the digital world around them. We are creating a world where technology thinks and acts the way people do by designing the most human, natural, and intuitive ways of interacting with technology. Our nimble technology uses analytics and advanced algorithms to transform the inanimate into animate and reduce complicated processes into simple ones.

Join our Healthcare team...caring for clinicians the way they care for patients. Beyond words. We create technology that lets clinicians capture and document care quickly and easily so they can focus their attention on their patients.

Job Summary

Summary: The Principal Software Engineer position is responsible for helping lead the development of the CDE One Application and Platform, a web based, cloud hosted, multifaceted application/platform backed by Nuance's powerful Natural Language Processing Engine. The major duties of this role are to act as a technical leader, develop and implement new functionality, resolve issues, and deliver high quality robust solutions for on-time releases of CDE One/Triage. This position reports to the Senior Manager of Software Engineer.


* Design, code, test, develop and document software applications for complex systems and business use cases
* Analyze and perform modifications to and maintenance of highly complex operational programs and procedures
* Document technical designs/solutions and program logic
* Analyze system and programming logic
* Program clear and concise solutions
* Write complete and detailed unit and integration tests
* Maintain project status documentation
* Participate and lead functional and technical reviews• Provide technical guidance and assistance to peer and junior developers and perform code reviews• Assist in identifying process improvements and application enhancements• Assist in evaluation, selection, and prototyping of technical architecture
* Perform tasks related to securing and keeping the products, tools, and processes that you are responsible for securing.


Number of Years of Work Experience: 8

Required Skills:

* 7+ years of programming experience using Java, Java EE, and related technologies• 4+ years of experience with Web UI technologies including JavaScript, JavaScript Frameworks, HTML, CSS • Extensive Experience with Relation Database Systems, specifically SQL Server and Azure SQL • Experience with XML, JSON and related technologies• Experience with React and/or other UI Frameworks(JQuery, Bootstrap, etc)• Strong Knowledge of Spring and other Java Frameworks • Experience with Tomcat and/or other Application Servers • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills• Ability to handle multiple responsibilities with rapidly changing priorities and deadlines• Ability to interact with and accept direction from multiple managers and clients• Ability to work independently• Excellent written and oral communication skills• Ability to define, plan and manage projects and supporting personnel

Preferred Skills:

* Experience developing secure, highly available, cloud applications(Azure)• Familiarity with JIRA, Confluence, Bamboo, or Crucible a plus• Experience with Git/Bitbucket and Eclipse• Knowledge of Elastic Search• Experience collaborating with teams across multiple geographic locations and time zones• Familiarity with Behavioral Driven Development (BDD)• Experience working in a cross-domain environment involving Java and other Open Source platforms.• Knowledge of Healthcare Information Systems

Education: Bachelor's degree or higher in Computer Science, Software Engineering, or a related field

Additional Information

Nuance offers a compelling and rewarding work environment. We offer market competitive salaries, bonus, equity, benefits, meaningful growth and development opportunities and a casual yet technically challenging work environment. Join our dynamic, entrepreneurial team and become part of our continuing success.

Nuance Communication Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, age, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, veteran status, gender identity, sexual orientation and other legally protected characteristics. The EEO is the Law poster and its supplement is available here. If you need a reasonable accommodation because of a disability for any part of the employment process, please call 781-565-5086 - Human Resources Department and let us know the nature of your request and your contact information.

About Nuance Communications

Nuance Communications is a company providing voice recognition and natural language understanding solutions.

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Nuance Communications

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