Providence Health & Services Director of Software Engineering - Digital Innovation Group in Seattle, Washington


The Digital Innovation Group (DIG) at Providence Health & Services is a small but mighty product development and incubation team that is building next-gen tools that give patients convenient and easy access to healthcare virtually anywhere, anytime.

We are looking for a Director of Software Engineering – TeleHealth to lead and build a top-tier software organization that will transform health care through technology that is smart, sophisticated, user-centric, and measurable. If you want to solve complex problems that make clear and real-world impact in people’s lives, join us!

What You Will Work On:

Your work will change healthcare as we know it. You will be building the software that powers the Providence On-Demand-Healthcare Platform, eXpressCare and TeleHealth products (TeleHospitalist, TeleStroke, TelePsych).

The Director of Software Engineering - TeleHealth will:

  • You’re part of an agile multidisciplinary team. You bring your unique skill set and experiment, test, try, fail and learn all the time-with one thing at a time

  • Build and deliver scalable, extensible complex distributed systems

  • Develop the long-term strategy for technology platforms that translate into an achievable roadmap

  • Deliver products that delight customers while managing the health of the code base through continuous refactoring and management of technical debt

We Offer

  • A small but growing team - we’re good at what we do and enjoy working together

  • Autonomy and respect from day one

  • An environment that is scrappy, flexible, and values tenacity

  • Great pay

  • Generous vacation, benefits, flexible work, and matched 403b

  • The best tools money can buy

You’ll be surrounded by a team of people who have transformed industries and have come to Providence to transform health care delivery. You will have the best of both worlds- the exhilaration of an incubation organization paired with the resources and security of an industry healthcare leader.


Skills & Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in a related area, or equivalent blend of education and/or experience.

  • 10 years of combined software development & management experience across multiple languages and frameworks or equivalent experience.

  • 3 years of experience managing PaaS (platform as a service).

  • Extensive experience of systems level software including experience in a large distributed environment.

  • Experience in full stack development, building an app from cradle to grave. Scaling on an enterprise level.

Our Mission

As employees of the Providence Digital Innovation Group, we passionately serve the people of our community. We are dedicated to removing obstacles that limit access to quality health care and enabling people to live healthier lives.

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details

Our Mission

As people of Providence, we reveal God's love for all, especially the poor and vulnerable, through our compassionate service.

About Us

Providence Health & Services is the third largest not-for-profit health system in the United States. Providence employs more than 76,000 caregivers (employees) across a five-state area; AK, WA, MT, OR, and CA. Our facilities include 34 hospitals, 475 physician clinics, senior services, supportive housing and other health and educational services. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Administrative Support (Clinical)

Location: Washington-Seattle

Req ID: 138721