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Providence Health & Services Senior Software Engineer in Anchorage, Alaska


Providence is calling a Senior Software Engineer to our location in Portland, Oregon or within the Providence footprint (WA, CA, AK, MT, TX, NM).

We are looking for a Software Engineer to build on and improve the overall infrastructure of our analytics site, Value-Based Analytics as well as contribute, improve and build front-end analytics dashboards using modern frontend frameworks. The candidate should be well versed with backend development using NodeJS, ExpressJS, REST APIs, SQL databases. The candidate should also know ReactJS and have advanced knowledge about Javascript, HTML, and CSS. Knowledge about Python and Azure cloud will be helpful. The ideal candidate would have experience working with Healthcare data. The candidate must be able to work within tight deadlines, committed to teamwork, possess good communication skills, and thrive on delivering high-quality and robust products.

In this position you will have the following responsibilities:

  • Develop server-side code using NodeJS for VBA product

  • Create analytics dashboards using ReactJS and popular UI frameworks like MaterialUI and KendoUI

  • Integrate web applications with Epic and other APIs to elevate the use of external applications

  • Create REST APIs and develop API sites to enable secure data exchange

  • Deploy new code on Azure cloud app services using Docker, Kubernetes, pipelines, and various modern tools

  • Automate software testing

  • Work with the product manager to define technical designs of solutions

  • Identify opportunities of innovation contributing to improving existing software architecture, design, coding standards, testing, etc.


Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Bachelor's degree in Health Informatics, Information Management, MIS, Computer Science, MPH, MBA, Statistics or a related field or equivalent education/experience

  • 5 years of experience writing server-side code using NodeJS, ExpressJS, Redux, and advanced Javascript. Experience working with external API sites like PowerBI REST API

  • 5 years of experience writing complex SQL queries. Or 3 years experience with a Master's Degree.

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • 1 year of experience working with healthcare data: claims, lab, vital signs, and other clinical data

  • 1 year of experience writing client-side code using ReactJS, and UI frameworks - MaterialUI, and KendoUI

  • 1 year familiarity with Python - NumPY and Pandas. Knowledge regarding Docker, Kubernetes, Postman

About the department you will serve.

Providence Shared Services provides a variety of functional and system support services for our Providence family of organizations across Alaska, California, Montana, New Mexico, Oregon, Texas, and Washington. We are focused on supporting our Mission by delivering a robust foundation of services and sharing specialized expertise.

For information on our comprehensive range of benefits, 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: Oregon-Portland

Other Location(s): Washington-Renton, Alaska-Anchorage, Texas-Lubbock, California-Irvine

Req ID: 279596