Expert Software Engineer (Backend) - Remote

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Posted 6 days ago United States Salary undisclosed
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Job Description

Welcome to Allscripts! Our Mission is to be the most trusted provider of innovative solutions that empower all stakeholders across the healthcare continuum to deliver world-class outcomes. Our Vision is a Connected Community of Health that spans continents and borders. With the largest community of clients in healthcare, Allscripts is able to deliver an integrated platform of clinical, financial, connectivity and information solutions to facilitate enhanced collaboration and exchange of critical patient information.


Design, develop and maintain large-scale, service-oriented architectures to quickly analyze terabytes of patient data
Develop APIs and analytic modules within an existing Python-based data processing framework
Liaise with Business Analysts and/or internal / external customers to ensure that requirements are understood
Produce accurate, unambiguous technical design specifications to the required level of detail in the timescales as defined by the PM
Prepare and execute unit test plans
Produce efficient and fully documented code
Develop supporting technical and installation documentation for internal and external publication
Achieve productivity targets in order to ensure developments are delivered within budget, to schedule and to defined quality standards
Complete all necessary software and non-software components in the timelines as defined by the PM
Manage work tasks with minimal supervision
Quality and adherence to Standards
Develop Tech Specs, Code and/or Unit Test Plans in line with the Traceability Matrix/Functional Specification.
Ensure all work is reviewed to ensure adherence to the relevant development standards
Complete peer work and code reviews
Provide timely and accurate reporting of project status as required by PM
Determine accurate and detailed development work estimates
Escalate product issues in a timely fashion and suggest product improvements
Mentor team members in best practices and standards


Academic and Professional Qualifications:

B.S. in Computer Science, EE, or similar technical discipline
Excellent programming skills in Python, Java, C#, C++, or similar language
Background in math, statistics, public health or epidemiology preferred
Excellent application documentation skills


5+ years of experience as a software engineer.
At least 3 years working as a software developer on large distributed systems and client server architectures.
3+ years Python development using frameworks like Flask, Django, Jinja, SQLAlchemy
Experience building and deploying applications using Amazon Web Services or similar cloud infrastructure.
Software development in life sciences / pharmaceutical industry preferred.
Validated software development in a regulated environment preferred.
Development/testing of RESTful APIs.
Experience with Apache HTTP, NGINX, Tomcat, or Jetty.
SQL database experience (Redshift, PostgreSQL, MySQL, or similar).
Experience with standard build tools and version control systems (e.g., Git, Jenkins).
Broad understanding of internet protocols and network programming.
Experience working in a Linux environment.
Experience and/or exposure with data warehousing design preferred.

We strongly advocate that our associates receive all CDC recommended vaccinations in prevention of COVID-19.

Visa Sponsorship is not offered for this position.

At Allscripts, our greatest strength comes from bringing together talented people with diverse perspectives to support the technology needs of 180,000 physicians, 1,500 hospitals and 10,000 postacute organizations across the globe. Allscripts offers a comprehensive compensation and benefits package, including holidays, vacation, medical, dental, and vision insurance, company paid life insurance and retirement savings.

Allscripts' policy is to provide equal employment opportunity and affirmative action in all of its employment practices without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, marital status, protected veteran status, age, individuals with disabilities, sexual orientation or gender identity or expression or any other legally protected category. Applicants for North American based positions with Allscripts must be legally authorized to work in the United States or Canada. Verification of employment eligibility will be required as a condition of hire. Allscripts is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace dedicated to pursing and hiring a diverse and inclusive workforce.

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