BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company) Software Engineer - Web Technologies in Ashland, Oregon

Job Description SummaryFlowJo, a subsidiary of Becton, Dickinson and Company (BD) Biosciences in Ashland, OR is seeking an experienced Software Engineer to help design and implement our web and server based software solutions. A candidate should passionate about software engineering with a strong technical background, great communication and excellent IT skills, and demonstrable experience in web-oriented technology stack including HTML, CSS, Javascript, NodeJS, and a frontend framework such as React/Redux, Angular or equivalent. Individual should have a solid understanding of what it takes to build advanced applications including security, session management, schemas, data migrations, data persistence layers such JSON data structure and relational databases, logging, hands-on experience with network diagnostics, and network analytics tools.

Job Description


  • Write well designed, testable, efficient code by incorporating software development best-practices and anticipating future use cases.

  • Work with our designs and customer experience teams to implement user interfaces and user experiences to meet or exceed design intent.

  • Integrate data from back-end services and databases into frontend and backend services.

  • Interpret product requirements and create engineering specifications.

  • Create and maintain appropriate developer documentation.

  • Work with other stakeholders to determine and refine functional and non-functional requirements as necessary.

  • Take ownership and work with other stakeholders and the rest of the team to develop implementation plans with attention to feasibility, system integration and maintainability of the solution.

  • Stay current with emerging technologies and industry trends, and apply those as appropriate.

  • Ability to insure software meets desired attributes of quality, security, modifiability, and extensibility.


  • BS in computer science, engineering or relevant field, or combination of education and equivalent experience.

  • Demonstrable experience building applications and services in JavaScript.

  • Solid experience writing in vanilla JavaScript, and expertise in at least one frontend framework such as React, Angular, Vue, or similar required.

  • Experience writing in Node, HTML/CSS, and Electron strongly preferred.

  • Solid experience working with unit testing frameworks such as Jest, Chai, or similar.

  • A technical mindset with great attention to detail.

  • Strong passion for problem solving, continuously learning, adapting, and take initiative in a rapid-pace Agile environment.

Bonus Qualifications

  • Experience working on development teams with several software engineers integrating code with git for source control.

  • Familiarity with bash, command-line driven tools, and Linux/Unix operating systems.

  • Demonstrable experience implementing component-driven frontend architecture with React and Redux.

  • Practical experience implementing scalable backend services with thin frameworks like Hapi, Koa, or similar.

  • Experience incorporating TypeScript into the JavaScript development workflow.

  • Demonstrable experience integrating AWS services into an application.

  • Experience working in CI/CD development pipelines such as Travis, Bamboo, or CircleCI and container-driven deployment.

  • Evidence of contributions to open source projects.

  • Science background.

  • Candidate must be located a commutable distance to Ashland, OR, or be williing to relocate to be within such a distance.


Primary Work LocationUSA OR Ashland - FlowJo

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Becton, Dickinson and Company is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We do not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, age, sex, creed, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, marital or domestic or civil union status, familial status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetics, disability, military eligibility or veteran status