Principal Software Engineer

Boston, MA

Principal Software Engineer
Boston, MA

PatientPing is a venture-backed health technology company based in Boston, MA that is transforming healthcare delivery. We are building a national network that connects providers with real-time notifications when their patients receive care anywhere, so that providers can better coordinate patient care. Our customers include hundreds of health systems, physician organizations, and post-acute care providers across the country. Our vision is bold – to build a national care coordination network that allows providers to put patients at the center of their care.

Job Description:
We are actively hiring a full-time Principal Engineer who wants to create something meaningful that will greatly impact people’s lives. PatientPing has built a platform to ingest and analyze real-time data from thousands of health care providers, which in turn power customer facing web-based applications to facilitate care-coordination. This principal engineer will be expected to explore new technologies and approaches and define patterns and best practices in software development. The ideal candidate loves to tackle tough problems, is constantly searching for elegant solutions, levels up whatever team they are on, and strives for excellence.

What You Will Do:
• Work closely with the Director of Engineering to ensure the highest standards of design, implementation, performance, and security are met
• Design and build new capabilities that allow us to meet the needs of our customers
• Anticipate and scale system architecture to support our growing data processing needs
• Define and execute on a vision for the future of our platform
• Evangelize best practices that improve code quality and developer productivity
• Mentor teammates and act as a multiplier to boost total team output                

What You Need:
• 10+ years of Java development  
• Demonstrated accomplishments and work experience from a growth company
• Experience delivering in an agile environment
• Ability to quickly get up to speed and leverage previous expertise for the technologies in our stack (Spring Boot, Kotlin, MySQL, ElasticSearch, Kafka, AWS)

What You Get:
• Be on the ground floor of a rapidly growing company with many opportunities to expand the role and responsibilities
• Have the autonomy to build something with a brilliant and enthusiastically supportive team
• Learn best practices from world class investors and advisors
• Become an expert on healthcare delivery system transformation
• Receive cash and equity compensation with health, dental, and other benefits