Software Developer Intern - Missoula, MT

$17.00 - $20.00 hourly
  • FYR Diagnostics
  • Missoula, MT, USA
  • Apr 22, 2022
Intern Computer Science Design Education Entry Level Software Development

Job Description

FYR Diagnostics is a fast-growing Missoula, MT-based biotechnology company developing a powerful portfolio of biomarker detection technologies. FYR Diagnostics’ mission is to commercialize and implement these novel technologies to enable the accelerated diagnosis of human diseases. We are a team of lifelong learners who are dedicated to continuously expanding our comfort zones and becoming better scientists, team members, leaders, and people. Our Culture is laid-back; we are Type A in the lab and Type B in the lunchroom. We might be laid-back, but we always take initiative and we overcome all challenges that face our company and community.  

FYR Diagnostics is currently seeking a part-time or full-time Software Developer Intern to work in a dynamic team developing and maintaining custom software and applications.  This position will be in-person in Missoula, MT.

Preferred Start Date: June 1st, 2022 

Hourly Rate: $17-$20/hour 

Roles & Responsibilities: 

  • Be willing to learn and master new technologies 

  • Collaborate with a diverse team of researchers and developers  

  • Design, implement, and maintain application functionality, including configuring and upgrading new systems 

  • Troubleshoot issues that could be related to configuration errors, user errors, or a combination of multiple factors 

  • Test and evaluate applications to optimize accuracy, speed, and user-interface 

  • Ensure that changes follow procedure, including extensive testing and communication among users 

  • Uphold strict compliance with HIPAA 

Core Requirements: 

  • Innovative mindset with passion for learning and collaboration 

  • Excellent interpersonal skills 

  • Honest, reliable, and able to accept input from team members 

  • Exceptional written and oral communication 

  • Comfortability with a high degree of independence 

  • Minimum 2 years of coding experience  

  • Will accept formal education in lieu of work experience 

  • Experience with at least three of the following: Javascript, TypeScript, Node, Python, SQL, MongoDB, RESTful APIs, or AWS infrastructure. 



  • Experience with HIPAA or healthcare data 

  • Experience developing software 

  • Bachelor level degree in Computer Sciences, Information Technology, Bioinformatics, or related field 

  • Familiarity with TCP/IP based communication, including file transfer methods such as SFTP/FTP 

  • Hands-on experience with Git in a shared repository 


Benefits for Full-Time Employees 

  • Healthcare 

  • Dental 

  • Vision 

  • Life Insurance Policy 

  • Short/Long Term Disability 

  • PTO/Vacation 


Benefits for Part-Time & Full-Time Employees 

  • Health & Wellness Monthly Credit 

  • Mental Health Coverage 

  • Educational and Leadership Book Coverage 

  • Flexible Schedule 

  • Paid Community Engagement and Volunteer Time 


JOB CODE: Software Developer Intern