Chief Architect/Senior Developer


Feb 20, 2018

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Location :

Bedford, MA

Job Type :

Full Time

Company Description :

Computrition, Inc. is the leading provider of fully integrated foodservice and nutrition management software systems. With over thirty years in the hospitality and healthcare industries, as well as the DoD, Computrition is an international company with offices throughout the United States and Canada.

Computrition's all-encompassing software systems are designed to increase efficiency and productivity in the foodservice and/or nutrition services operation. We provide menu management, inventory control, nutrition office management, nutrient analysis and more. Put your nutrition and food knowledge to use in a unique setting. Computrition allows you to creatively use computers in nutrition and food service.

Job Description :

If you are interested in working for a fun, small development shop that sells software to the healthcare industry, then we are right for you. If you want the feel of a small company but with the funding security of a large corporation, then we might be what you are looking for. AND, if you would rather commute to the technology corridor northwest of Boston than into the city, we are certainly the place you should check out. (

Computrition, Inc was founded in 1981 and has primarily been selling enterprise software solutions to the Food and Nutrition departments of Acute Care Hospitals. Our software is also used by the US Marine Corp, most Veteran’s Hospitals, as well as other parts of the DoD.
Working on the R & D team at Computrition is fun, fast-paced, and always interesting.

We are a small development team which runs Agile Methodology. We are introducing new applications using new technologies, while maintaining a flagship application that is installed in over 1,000 hospitals in North America. With this in mind, we need someone who has been around the block.

Our ideal candidate would be someone who can immediately impact the team by helping to translate business requirements into robust software solutions.

  • Lead definition of high-level design and architecture based on analysis of customer requirements, industry standards, and staying current or ahead in the fast paced high tech world.
  • Lead the conception of new features with a sound design pursuing performance, value to our customers and a healthy growth of the code base.
  • Interact with development teams and product managers to plan and execute our road map.
  • Give internal trainings to grow the technical skills of the rest of the team.
Knowledge and Skills
  • At least ten years of software development experience
  • 3+ years of experience as a software architect
  • Strong ability to design effective solutions and influence design decisions, including RESTful APIs
  • Software analysis and design experience
  • Strong technical skills and attention to detail, with an excellent knowledge of the Microsoft platform (C#, .NET, Entity Framework)
  • Experience with Oracle databases (SQL and/or PL/SQL)
  • Strong knowledge of Agile Development Methodologies
  • Excellent debugging and analytical skills
  • Excellent English communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Someone who likes to laugh and easily gets along with others. (We like to have lots of release parties!)
  • Ability to cook a main dish would help endear you during our pot-lucks
  • Knowing how to throw a Frisbee will help when your team decides to toss one around while trying to solve a problem at the same time
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or related field or equivalent experience.
  • Demonstrated ability to solve problems; understand and code complex systems

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“An Equal Opportunity Employer”

Computrition Inc. is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. We welcome job applications from qualified individuals without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, ancestry, family care status, veteran status, marital status, or any other lawfully protected status. Minorities, women, disabled persons, and veterans are encouraged to apply. If you need a reasonable accommodation to complete the application process, please contact the Company’s Human Resources Department.