Kit Check is always on the lookout for smart, hard-working people who love the excitement and intensity of an entrepreneurial start-up. This is an opportunity to work for a fast-growing, fast-paced technology company with a fun work environment and rewarding opportunities.

What we Value

Kit Check’s core values were first developed by the founders and are carried throughout the organization.

  • Practice Honesty and Trust – Be honest and transparent with others
  • Dive in and Have Fun – Life is short; have fun and love what you do
  • Be Punctual – Don’t waste anyone’s time by being late
  • Re-Think Things – Challenge the norm and question how it has been done in the past
  • Be Their Favorite – Do whatever it takes to be our customer’s favorite
  • Take Ownership – If it isn’t working, fix it
  • Do Things the Right Way – Hold yourself accountable for your time and work

 

If this represents a culture you can embrace, we encourage you to apply for jobs at Kit Check. If there is no open job now that matches your skill sets, keep in mind we are always on the look out for multi-talented team players. If you feel like you have a lot to offer but there isn’t a job that matches your skill set below, we will be happy to take your resume for consideration when the timing is right.

Current Openings

Product / Technical

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    Account Manager

    Job Description

    We are looking to hire Account Managers to work directly with our customers to ensure that they are delighted with our first solution, are utilizing it in an optimized fashion, and will look for opportunities to sell additional products and services. You will form long-lasting relationships with our hospital customers and will be the single point of contact and take responsibility for all the customers in a geographic territory.

    Account Managers have direct contact and work collaboratively with, our technical teams, implementation team, sales team and senior leadership. Also, as a fast-growing startup, there’s no such thing as a normal day as we constantly adapt to more hospitals, more features and new products. All of this happens in our beautiful, light-filled loft workspace right in the heart of Chinatown, Washington, DC, where our bright, hard-working team works in a casual dress environment that encourages communication, collaboration and socialization.

    Desired Skills & Experience

    The ideal candidate will be very attentive to detail, possess superior written and verbal communication skills and will be able to gracefully balance multiple priorities simultaneously. Previous experience as an Account Manager in the healthcare, or another field, is strongly desirable.

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    Project Manager

    Job Description

    Kit Check is hiring Project Managers at our Washington, DC headquarters to work with our clients across the country.

    As a project manager, you’ll work directly with our customers to upgrade their hospitals to the 21st century, managing the changes to workflow, process and physical space required to hit peak efficiency. You run every aspect of the install, deploying hardware, training software and providing guidance on pharmacy process best practices. You will be the public face of Kit Check to each of your customers, and form bonds with end users and clinicians who use Kit Check’s products make the hospital a safer and more affordable place. The ideal candidate has a high attention to detail, loves to talk to people of different backgrounds and can operate in an environment that is often ambiguous and requires creativity to resolve issues.

    Not only are you critical to customer success; you’re also a key player in how we at Kit Check develop useful, intuitive and beautiful processes that our customers love. Project managers have direct contact with our technical teams and are instrumental in defining enhancements to the product. Also, as a fast-growing startup, there’s no such thing as a normal day as we constantly adapt to more hospitals, more features and new products. All of this happens in our beautiful, light-filled loft workspace right in the heart of Chinatown, Washington, DC, where our bright, hard-working team works in a casual dress environment that encourages communication, collaboration and socialization.

    Desired Skills & Experience

    Candidates Must Have:

    • • Bachelor’s degree or greater (any major)
    • • History of academic and professional success
    • • Willingness to travel 75%
    • • Eligible to work in the United States without visa sponsorship
    • • Relocation to Washington, DC, area required

    We Strongly Prefer Candidates With:

    • • Background working in hospital or healthcare environments a major plus
    • • Understanding of PCs and basic networking
    • • Previous software or technology experience

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    Technical Problem Solver

    Job Description

    We are looking for a technical problem solver who will be the first technical point of contact for the Kit Check platform to our entire client base. You will have the opportunity to use your technical skills to prevent, solve, and communicate resolutions to issues related to both hardware and software.

    The position demands excellent communication skills (written, phone, and face-to-face). The candidate must have strong motivation and a willingness to understand complex topics quickly. You’ll enjoy opportunities to take ownership of meaningful projects and make a difference at some of the nation’s most respected healthcare providers. Travel opportunities are available.

    Desired Skills & Experience

    Background preferred:
    Bachelors or greater in CIS, mathematics, physics, engineering, information systems, informatics, or any other hard-science field.

    The ideal candidate has experience working in IT and has at least one entry-level IT certification (A+, Net+, CCNA, etc.)

    Technologies we use (experience with any is a plus): Ruby on Rails, AngularJS, MySQL, ZPL

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    QA Lead (Ruby on Rails environment)

    We’re looking for smart coworkers who can handle both independence and teamwork and get excited about building great products.

    As QA Lead, you will help to build our QA test plans, extend our test automation infrastructure, and serve as the keeper of quality standards. We will look to you to ensure our test infrastructure continues to be as agile as our development process. You’ll work closely with Product Owners and Product Managers to understand our products, define appropriate test scenarios, and provide test infrastructure support throughout all layers of the application (UI, API, database).

    Specifically, we’re looking with someone who has many of these traits in some combination or another:

    • • Experience leading QA in an Agile software development environment
    • • Experience maintaining and adding automated tests to ensure a reliable and responsive code throughout the system (includes front-end testing via Selenium or similar)
    • • Solid understanding of both test-driven and behavior-driven test automation practices
    • • Working knowledge of SQL (ability to write simple queries to test data integrity)
    • • Ability to own and define software quality metrics, and relentlessly improve upon those metrics
    • • Ability to find issues, troubleshoot problems, and monitor resolutions
    • • Strong analytical skills and a genuine enjoyment of software testing and problem solving
    • • Great communication and collaboration skills with teammates
    • • The ability and desire to learn new techniques and technologies, and to share your knowledge with others

    It should go without saying that the QA Lead should have a strong attention to detail, but we’ll say it anyway: please have a strong — almost obsessive — attention to detail!

    There’s plenty of room for education and career growth, socializing and idea generation at conferences and trade shows, and interactions with actual & potential customers. We value ongoing learning, too! Although we’re a small team right now, we are committed to helping you learn and grow professionally.

    Applicants must be local to the Washington, DC metro region or willing to relocate (relocation assistance offered), and have immediate work authorization in the U.S.

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    DevOps Engineer (Ruby on Rails environment)

    We’re looking with someone who has the following production experience in some combination or another:

    • • 3+ years Operations/DevOps and/or Web Application Development experience in a Ruby on Rails-based environment
    • • Cloud deployments to Amazon EC2 (or Heroku or Rackspace, but we use EC2), specifically to geographically distributed and loadbalanced servers
    • • Deploying, maintaining, and administering MySQL (includes replication, backups, and tuning)
    • • Working with configuration management and automation tools such as Capistrano, Chef, or Puppet (we are leaning toward Chef over Puppet, but let’s talk!)
    • • Working with operating system internals, distributed systems, and server architectures (in an open source stack)
    • • Developing and maintaining a scalable infrastructure architecture including caching layers (in an open source stack)
    • • Configuring, deploying, monitoring, and responding to alerts from tools such as NewRelic or CloudWatch (or both)

    As a person and a colleague, you should also possess:

    • • the ability to learn, use, implement, and integrate leading technologies
    • • the ability to work independently, be self-motivated, and be a strong team player
    • • excellent problem solving and analytical skills
    • • excellent written and verbal communication skills, able to communicate with all levels of the organization

    Applicants must be local to Washington, DC or willing to relocate (relocation assistance offered), and have immediate work authorization in the U.S.

    You can get a jump start on the interview process by completing a TrueAbility screening as well.

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    Front-end Developer (AngularJS knowledge preferred)

    We’re looking for smart coworkers who can handle both independence and teamwork and get excited about building great products.

    Specifically, we’re looking with someone who has many of these traits in some combination or another:

    • • Demonstrable experience building consumer web application interfaces and interactions using a JavaScript MVC framework — AngularJS preferred, but if you have experience with Backbone, Ember, Knockout, or others, let’s talk!
    • • Experience working in a Ruby on Rails API-driven environment is preferred although not mandatory — the deeper you can go into the stack, the better (we won’t necessarily ask you to, but you might find yourself needing or wanting to)
    • • Experience with iterative and incremental development (2-week sprint Agile workflow
    • • Experience writing tests and maintaining test coverage for your glorious front-end designs and interactions
    • • A disciplined approach to writing tests and maintaining test coverage, coming from a strong command of web standards and cross-browser compatibility
    • • Good overall UX and interaction design sensibilities
    • • Experience with GitHub for version control (what’s your GitHub username?)
    • • Great communication and collaboration skills with teammates
    • • The ability and desire to learn new techniques and technologies, and to share your knowledge with others

    What You’ll Do:

    • Development:
      Development, and more development. We have a nice clean codebase and data structures, and we are going to keep it that way. Our stack is an Angular.js layer over a Ruby on Rails API, talking to MySQL. We also have some mobile applications in play, so bonus points if you have familiarity with Android or iOS webviews.
    • R&D:
      In addition to our current products, we’re always developing cool new things. You’ll be involved in brainstorming, hacking hardware & software, and prototyping. Everyone’s voice is important.
    • Design:
      We pride ourselves on creating effective and intuitive user experiences, and want you to think about design in terms of the user’s workflow in the hospital — we even take field trips!

    Applicants must be local to Washington, DC or willing to relocate (relocation assistance offered), and have immediate work authorization in the U.S.

    Apply Now

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    Ruby on Rails Developers (Multiple Positions Open)

    We’re looking for smart coworkers who can handle both independence and teamwork and get excited about building great products.

    Specifically, we’re looking with someone who has many of these traits in some combination or another:

    • • A solid understanding of the Ruby language and the Rails framework, and at least three years working with it in a professional environment (if you have less experience with Ruby but have been working professionally with other languages and can make a good case for your skills, do it!)
    • • Solid computer science fundamentals
    • • Experience with iterative and incremental development (2-week sprint Agile workflow)
    • • Experience writing tests and maintaining test coverage (we’re at 98%+ right now!)
    • • Experience shipping one or more Rails-based, API-driven applications and/or contributing meaningfully to open source projects
    • • A good comfort level with HTML5, CSS3, and JavaScript
    • • Experience with GitHub for version control (what’s your GitHub username?)
    • • Great communication and collaboration skills with teammates
    • • The ability and desire to learn new techniques and technologies
    • • The ability and desire to share your knowledge with others (include your StackExchange profile information!)

    What You’ll Do:

    • Development:
      Development, and more development. We have a nice clean codebase and data structures, and we are going to keep it that way. Our stack is an Angular.js layer over a Ruby on Rails API, talking to MySQL.
    • R&D:
      In addition to our current products, we’re always developing cool new things. You’ll be involved in brainstorming, hacking hardware & software, and prototyping. Everyone’s voice is important.
    • Design:
      We pride ourselves on creating effective and intuitive user experiences, and want you to think about design in terms of the user’s workflow in the hospital and how to bring that to the design of data structures, APIs, and even the UI where you can (we have dedicated front-end developers).

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    Technical Product Manager

    We’re looking with someone who has many of these traits in some combination or another:

    • • Strong Experience working with cross department teams to help create a product definition and roadmap
    • • Experience using agile lifecycle management tools, being a Scrum master, and creating user stories
    • • Ability to get into very detailed requirements definition and impact analysis
    • • Ability to work with developers to explain/gather requirements
    • • Some experience with database design
    • • Strong analytical skills
    • • Great communication and collaboration skills
    • • Prior background in software development
    • • Experience working in a Ruby on Rails API-driven environment is preferred although not mandatory — the deeper you can go into the stack, the better (we won’t necessarily ask you to, but you might find yourself needing or wanting to)

    What You’ll Do:

    • Agile product management:
      Work with business facing SMEs to understand business functionality, map this to technical functionality and prioritize tasks
    • Risk Management:
      Proactively look ahead at potential issues and develop mitigation plans
    • Engineering requirements:
      Work with engineering team to understand and define technical tasks. You do need to have strong analytical and technical skills to allow you to handle the transition from business to technical discussions so you can provide real value to the team.
    • R&D:
      In addition to our current products, we’re always developing cool new things. You’ll be involved in brainstorming, hacking hardware & software, and prototyping. Everyone’s voice is important.
    • Design:
      We pride ourselves on creating effective and intuitive user experiences, and want you to think about design in terms of the user’s workflow in the hospital — we even take field trips!

    Apply Now

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    Interaction Designer or UX Architect

    As an Interaction Designer or UX Architect, you’ll work closely with Product Owners and Product Managers to understand our products, our users, and all of the pain points and opportunities that go along with it all. You’ll listen to and digest large amounts of customer information, collaborate on the creation and execution of user tests and focus groups, and analyze the results. You will take the results of user interviews and tests and iteratively deliver wireframes, storyboards, workflows, and information architecture and other design documents that will assist UI developers in implementation.

    Specifically, we’re looking with someone who has many of these traits in some combination or another:

    • • Experience working in an Agile software development environment
    • • Experience articulating the value and ROI on research efforts, and effectively understanding possible trade-offs between business needs and customer benefit.
    • • Experience identifying opportunities to improve user experience using built-in analytics and independent research and testing processes
    • • Demonstrable experience creating UX interviews and tests
    • • Demonstrable experience producing wireframes, IA documents, and other UX artifacts
    • • Excellent oral and written communication skills.
    • • The ability and desire to learn new techniques and technologies, and to share your knowledge with others

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    Mechanical / RF and Product Engineering

    Kit Check is constantly innovating. We are looking for an engineer with mechanical design skills as well as an understanding of RF engineering. We are looking for engineers that can manage the full lifecycle of a product from design through production and certification. Kit Check is looking for engineers who have experience working with 3rd party manufacturers and who have been through UL and FCC certification.

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    Controller

    Principal Accountabilities:

      • Management
        • Maintain a documented system of accounting policies and procedures
        • Manage outsourced functions
        • Oversee the operations of the accounting department, including the design of an organizational structure adequate for achieving the department’s goals and objectives
        • Oversee the accounting operations of subsidiary corporations, especially their control systems, transaction-processing operations, and policies and procedures.
      • Transactions
        • Ensure that accounts payable are paid in a timely manner
        • Ensure that all reasonable discounts are taken on accounts payable
        • Ensure that accounts receivable are collected promptly
        • Process payroll in a timely manner
        • Ensure that periodic bank reconciliations are completed
        • Ensure that required debt payments are made on a timely basis
        • Maintain the chart of accounts
        • Maintain an orderly accounting filing system
        • Maintain a system of controls over accounting transactions
      • Reporting
        • Issue timely and complete financial statements
        • Coordinate the preparation of the corporate annual report
        • Recommend benchmarks against which to measure the performance of company operations
        • Calculate and issue financial and operating metrics
        • Manage the production of the annual budget and forecasts
        • Calculate variances from the budget and report significant issues to management
        • Provide for a system of management cost reports
        • Provide financial analyses as needed, in particular for capital investments, pricing decisions, and contract negotiations
      • Compliance
        • Coordinate the provision of information to external auditors for the annual audit
        • Monitor debt levels and compliance with debt covenants
        • Comply with local, state, and federal government reporting requirements and tax filings
      • Desired Qualifications:
        • The controller candidate should have a Bachelor’s degree in accounting or business administration, or equivalent business experience and 10+ years of progressively responsible experience for a major company or division of a large corporation. Preference will be given to candidates with the Certified Public Accountant or Certified Management Accountant designations

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