Sr Software Engineer

  • location: Boston, MA
  • type: Contract
  • salary: $50 - $58 per hour
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job description

Sr Software Engineer

job summary:
A healthcare software company in need of a contract Data Integration Software Engineer to work on the tools and pipelines that bring patient data into the company platform. This

critical role will have a direct impact on our ability to quickly onboard new

customers and provide them with the data they need to improve patient outcomes.

The ideal candidate will be able to work independently and drive projects


Remote position.

location: Boston, Massachusetts
job type: Contract
salary: $50 - 58 per hour
work hours: 9am to 5pm
education: Bachelors

- Design, Code, and Test back-end Ruby on Rails systems for transforming and ingesting patient data

- Implement automated tests with RSpec

- Work with Product and Engineering teams to understand and contribute to

functional and technical requirements

- Collaborate with Customer Support team to research, understand, and resolve data

integrity problems

- Collaborate with Integration team to analyze new data sources and implement

systems to ingest data into the company platform

- Implement logic for segmenting patient data according to customer-defined


Quality and Adherence to Standards

- Ensure all work is peer reviewed to ensure code quality and to develop a

shared understanding of the work that is being done

- Peer review and sign-off of others work

- Timely and accurate reporting of project status

- Escalate product issues and suggest product improvements

- Escalate all issues in a timely fashion

- Mentor junior team members in best practices and standards

Specific Requirements:

Academic and professional qualifications

- Successful completion of a Bachelor's Degree or relevant Technical / Business Experience.


- Typically 4-8 years experience


Proficiency and recent experience building applications with Ruby on Rails

- Proficiency in database design and querying, both with SQL and ActiveRecord

- Proficiency in writing automated tests with RSpec or similar testing framework

- Experience using git and Github for source code management and peer review

- Experience building systems for parsing and transforming data, including HL7,

XML, delimited flat files

- Experience working with containerized deployment environments (eg, Docker)

- Experience transporting data through various protocols including REST APIs,

SFTP, Amazon S3

skills: Ruby on rails

Postgres database



SFTP, Amazon S3


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