Healthcare Lead Engineer

posted on May 2, 2020

Job Description

Location: Arlington, VA

Type: Permanent

Non-negotiable Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, MIS, related field or equivalent experience
  • 5+ years of software development experience
  • Requires demonstrated understanding of business process as it relates to experience in the field.

Nice-to-have skills:

  • Strong experience in modern programming languages/frameworks (NodeJS, Go, Elixir, Python) highly desired
  • Experience with mentoring a team
  • Digital health experience is a plus
  • A strong ability to be self-directed, comfortable with change, and willing to try new things
  • Expert level understanding of IT processes and disciplines (e.g. software development, operations, and infrastructure).

Education/Experience: 

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, MIS, related field or equivalent experience.
  • 5+ years of software development experience.
  • Requires demonstrated understanding of business process as it relates to experience in the field.
  • Strong experience in modern programming languages / frameworks (NodeJS, Go, Elixir, Python) highly desired
  • Experience with mentoring a team
  • Digital health experience is a plus
  • A strong ability to be self-directed, comfortable with change, and willing to try new things
  • Expert level understanding of IT processes and disciplines (e.g. software development, operations, and infrastructure).

Position Purpose:

  • Responsible for the entire implementation process and drive the development of early stage products from nascent concept through production scale and market launch reaching millions of end users.
  • You will be responsible for the ideation, architecture, and implementation of new products aimed at disrupting the healthcare industry.
  • Partner with cross-functional team of Product, UX, and Data Science to create, build and deliver fresh, new approaches to the consumer experience in healthcare industry
  • Lead a team of 3-5 developers
  • Design and architect implementation of features
  • Determine appropriate technology stack to solve business requirements
  • Rapidly (4 – 6 weeks) prototype initial concepts to determine technical viability
  • Incubate successful prototypes to through production scale
  • Conduct root cause analysis and advanced performance tuning for complex business processes and functionality
  • Identify, define and implement needed enhancements in the methods, standards and processes to better enable teams and constructive enterprise applications