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Providence Health & Services Software Engineer II, Fullstack in Seattle, Washington


Providence is calling a Software Engineer II, Fullstack for our Digital Innovation Group for one of our locations in Washington, Oregon, or California.

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 seeking a Software Engineer II, Fullstack a highly productive and efficient engineer and are seen as an expert in some aspects of software development. You are innovative and have demonstrated you can work with your team in Product and Engineering to make the teams vision a reality. You have strong technical design and abstraction skills and follow through to deliver solid features and products. You review the work of other engineers and insist on high standards. You demonstrate excellent judgment and use your expertise in selecting methods and techniques for developing solutions that are robust, reliable, testable, and maintainable from an operations perspective.

In this position you will have the following responsibilities:

  • Work on strategic smart assistant platforms in the healthcare space. You will work with cutting edge NLU/NLP tools to deliver efficient, scalable, and trustworthy solutions.

  • Work daily in an Agile environment with engineers from other teams, product managers, designers, and user research to solve the most complicated issues. You are an example for others of being a change agent, leaving every team and process better than you found it

  • Contribute to the technical direction of your product through technical roadmaps and design reviews.

  • Practice test-driven development and maintain standards for unit and integration testing in your areas of specialization.

  • Mentor other developers through code and design reviews.

  • Have strong written and verbal communication skills. You can communicate effectively with peers

  • Ability to analyze information gathered by investigation, and report findings and recommendations

  • Demonstrate a high level of accuracy, even under pressure

  • Ability to organize workload to ensure that timeframes are met, and the work is successfully completed within deadlines

  • Using logic and reasoning to identify the strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions, conclusions or approaches to problems

  • Build solutions with a DevOps mindset. You seek to automate integration and deployment of your features

  • Ride the crest of the tech wavefront by having a voracious appetite to keep up to date with current technology trends around the world

  • Have the attitude to work on anything and everything. No task is beneath you

  • Bring a growth mindset, customer focus, and a bias for automation


Required qualification for this position include:

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering, Computer Engineering, Mathematics or other related scientific or engineering fields

  • Proven ability to work in a strong, effective engineering culture

  • 4 years’ experience as a part of a highly functional software development teams building world class products. Demonstrated ability to deliver complex features alone or with peers with minimal oversight.

  • 4 years developing software with development languages such as JavaScript, Python, and Go

  • 2 years working with and configuring build and publishing tools, high-level build automation, and cloud-based CI/CD

  • 1 years working with and configuring monitoring, logging, and cloud based APM systems

  • 1 years working with and configuring containerized workloads and cloud based hosting (Kubernetes)

  • Public contributions to open-source projects, patents, publications or conference presentations are a plus

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Local Preferred; Quarterly travel to Seattle for onsite meetings if not local.

  • Microservices and REST

About the department you will serve:

Providence Strategic and Management Services (PSMS) provides a variety of functional and system support services for all eight regions of Providence Health & Services from Alaska to California. We are focused on supporting our Mission by delivering a robust foundation of services and sharing of specialized expertise.

We offer comprehensive, best-in-class benefits to our caregivers. For more information, visit

Our Mission

As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

About Us

Providence is a comprehensive not-for-profit network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services continuing a more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable. 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: Development

Location: Washington-Seattle

Other Location(s): Oregon-Portland, California, Oregon, Washington-Renton, Washington-Redmond, Washington, California-Irvine

Req ID: 305847