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Information Technology / Information Systems job in Chicago, Illinois

Software Developer - Front End


Aspen Dental Management, Inc. (ADMI) is one of the largest and most trusted retail healthcare business support organizations in the U.S., supporting 15,000 healthcare professionals and team members at more than 1,000 health and wellness offices across 46 states in three distinct categories: Dental care, urgent care, and medical aesthetics. Working in partnership with independent practice owners and clinicians, the team is united by a single purpose: to prove that healthcare can be better and smarter for everyone. ADMI provides a comprehensive suite of centralized business support services that power the impact of four consumer-facing businesses: Aspen Dental, ClearChoice Dental Implant Centers, WellNow Urgent Care and Chapter Aesthetic Studio. Each brand has access to a deep community of experts, tools and resources to grow their practices, and an unwavering commitment to delivering high-quality consumer healthcare experiences at scale. 


ADMI has reached the size to invest in building a technology platform that will transform and modernize the dental industry. Aspen has two ongoing digital transformations with platform modernization with a cloud-native migration that will empower an exciting digitalization of the dental industry with advances in 3D printing, scanning, AI, and much more.


As a Software Developer you will join one of our teams focused on our customer and practice facing websites. You will modernize our legacy systems by developing new single page applications using React.js. You'll create new user-facing features interacting with our new cloud-native (AWS/GCP) services. Our goal is to build a multi-region active-active platform utilizing Kubernetes and open-source software to support our ever-increasing footprint and patients. We’re embracing micro-services and building development teams behind core business domains. We’re investing in DevOps so our developers can deploy code as needed via automated pipelines. Now’s a great time to join as there will be many opportunities to gain skills in modern cloud approaches. We’ve got some experienced transformation talent in place, so you’ll have a team around you to help you make a move. We are building out an exciting new office in downtown Chicago that is coming online in the Fulton Market area or join us in Syracuse, NY, with our other development location. Flexible working is supported.




  • Build reusable components and front-end libraries for future use
  • Translating designs and wireframes into high quality code
  • Optimizing components for maximum performance across a vast array of web-capable devices and browsers
  • Contribute new ideas to improve software practices and processes
  • Submit and conduct peer code reviews as part of our DevOps pipeline
  • Write new and enhane existing software using React.js

Minimum Education and Experience

  • Bachelor’s Degree with 2+ years of hands-on experience
  • Experience working with in JavaScript, including DOM manipulation and the JavaScript object model
  • Experience working with NexT.js
  • Strong understanding of React.js and its core principles
  • Experience with popular React.js workflows (such as Flux or Redux)
  • Experience with data structure libraries (e.g., Immutable.js)
  • Proficient integrating ReSTful APIs
  • Experience integrating GraphQL APIs is a benefit.
  • Knowledge of modern authorization mechanisms, such as JSON Web Token
  • Familiarity with modern front-end build pipelines and tools

Available Locations

ADMI - Chicago, Illinois 60607 United States