Back End Web Developer

  • Evidence Partners
  • Ottawa, ON, Canada
  • Apr 25, 2018
Full time Health Care Management / Project Management Data & Analytics Product Software

Job Description

Full-Time Position


Do you have a passion for developing amazing software?

We are looking for a Back End Developer to join our diverse and talented team. Your mission: to implement innovative features to improve our SaaS product, DistillerSR.

DistillerSR is SaaS literature review platform that is used globally by researchers, pharmaceutical companies, medical device companies, governments, NGOs, and academic institutions to deliver life changing evidence-based healthcare research faster and more efficiently. Our software combines proprietary data management, workflow, and AI technologies that are fundamentally changing the way researchers do their work.

Who We Are

Evidence Partners is expanding rapidly, and we’re actively looking for top talent to join our fantastic team. We are dedicated to positively impacting the future of evidence-based research by helping our users conduct high quality literature reviews faster and more efficiently. As a part of our team, you will contribute to our rapidly evolving platform, spearhead technological advances in the systematic review industry, and have a positive impact on global healthcare research.

We provide a flexible work environment, competitive compensation and benefits package, and the opportunity to work with leaders in their field.

We want you to:

  • Work independently and collaboratively with a team of developers and QA Team
  • Develop modules for applications, including reports, search functions, data storage, and advanced business analytics
  • Write advanced PHP and SQL to optimize our database driven application

We want someone who has:

  • Experience with PHP
  • Database experience, preferably MySQL
  • Experience with a database driven application

You will get bonus points if:

  • You have spent time working in an infrastructure environment
  • You have in-depth knowledge of EC2, AWS, or Amazon Infrastructure
  • Linux is your favourite (or at least one of your favourites) operating system to work with
  • Developing is more than just a job – it’s a passion
  • Challenges are your bread and butter – it wouldn’t be fun if it was easy
  • You are a positive person – failure is just another word for opportunity
  • You have previously worked in a business to business software setting

Please send your CV to If possible, please provide an example of a complex personal project of which you are proud.

We are an equal opportunity employer and as such qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.