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Low Code Application Platform Developer

Low Code Application Platform Developer

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Company Overview:

If you find science, speed, and success exhilarating, you have come to the right place.

Novavax, Inc (Nasdaq:NVAX) is a biotechnology company that creates transformational vaccines that address some of the world’s most pressing infectious diseases. We have more than a decade of experience contending with some of the world’s most devastating diseases, including COVID-19, seasonal influenza, RSV, Ebola, MERS, and SARS. Hard-won lessons and significant advances illustrate that our proven technology has tremendous potential to make a substantial contribution to public health worldwide.

Our scientists are committed to developing vaccine candidates for some of the world’s toughest viral threats by utilizing the power of our innovative recombinant nanoparticle vaccine platform. Our vaccine technology combines the power and speed of genetic engineering with the immunogenicity enhancing properties of our Matrix-M™ adjuvant to efficiently produce highly immunogenic particles targeting some of the most pressing viral infectious diseases.

Novavax, Inc. is headquartered in Gaithersburg, Maryland with additional facilities in Uppsala, Sweden and Bohumil, Czech Republic.

Job Description:

Role Overview:

Partner with business stakeholders and end users to understand process needs, brainstorm solutions, and leverage Low Code Application Platforms (LCAPs) as enabling technologies for sustainable process improvement

As a member of the Data Science Center of Excellence, develop Process Improvement and Technical skills among collaborators throughout the organization

Partner with IT administrators and business stakeholders to plan roadmap and lifecycle of LCAP applications in coordination with implementation of enterprise data systems

Serve as the voice of the customer to guide application development and manage the development backlog. Design, develop, and implement high-quality applications to meet business and customer needs:

- Configure and customize vendor-provided Low-Code Application Platforms (LCAPs)
- Develop features and capabilities for end users internal and external to the organization
- Incorporate feedback from business stakeholders to guide continuous process improvement


Key Responsibilities:

Lead product strategy, planning, and life cycle management efforts for Low Code Application Platforms (LCAPs) in coordination with other enterprise data systems (SAP, LIMS, Orion, etc) throughout the organization

Develop strong relationships with stakeholders and deep business processes understanding to shape strategy, prioritize needs, and inform process improvement recommendations

Collaborate with business stakeholders, system administrators, project managers, and end users to understand functional and non-functional requirements

Where LCAP capabilities are appropriate for business needs, develop and implement applications using these tools to support sustainable and efficient business processes

Plan integrations with, and migrations among, LCAP applications and enterprise data systems

Increase adoption and utilization of LCAP capabilities
Coach and mentor business owners, application managers and developers

Monitor technology trends to inform strategy and proactively propose new solutions

Ensure alignment and adherence to corporate, financial and IT standards (e.g., architecture, compliance, security).

Define, track, and communicate relevant KPIs for the product to measure performance and contribution to business goals and strategy

Promote a collaborative team environment and work closely with colleagues to achieve business objectives



Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Industrial Engineering, Business Administration, or related field

8+ years’ experience with Process Improvement and Application development

Leadership experience and ability to direct team workflows

Skills and Experience:


Demonstrated success in defining and building applications with Low Code platforms (e.g. QuickBase, SmartSheet, ServiceNow, SalesForce)

Excellent problem solving and analytical skills, including experience leveraging technology to improve processes

Relationship building and collaboration skills across diverse and matrixed stakeholders and customers

Ability to understand complex business problems and identify and interpret business needs

Facilitation and influencing skills to drive decision making among stakeholders with diverse perspectives and priorities

Growth mindset and a willingness to learn new skills, technologies, and frameworks


Experience with Agile development methodologies, knowledge of Agile planning tools (e.g. JIRA, Confluence)

Strong proficiency in one or more coding languages (e.g. SQL, VBA or MS Office Scripts, API integration)

Experience utilizing APIs to connect tools across multiple platforms
Familiarity with querying relational databases (e.g. SQL) and report building (e.g. PowerBI, Tableau, MicroStrategy, Business Objects, DOMO)

Experience supporting vendor software packages
Knowledge of Continuous Improvement Methodologies (Lean Operations, Six Sigma, DMAIC, PDSA, etc)

Novavax offers a base salary, annual bonus, equity grants, professional career development/growth opportunities, and a comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, vision, Rx, STD, LTD, Life, Optional Life, 401(k) plan.

Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Disabled

Novavax is an equal employment opportunity employer. Employment and advancement opportunities are available to all individuals on an at-will basis, regardless of their race, color, national origin, religion, ancestry, citizenship status, military or veteran status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, marital status, family responsibilities, pregnancy, disability, genetic information, protective hairstyle, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.

Except where prohibited by applicable state law, this position requires that you be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 unless you need a reasonable accommodation or qualify for an exemption.

Low Code Application Platform Developer