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Software Engineer (Cloud, Microservices, Blockchain)

Company: Change Healthcare
Location: Accokeek
Posted on: November 22, 2021

Job Description:

TitleSoftware Engineer (Cloud, Microservices, Blockchain)Overview of PositionChange Healthcare is looking for a well-rounded and versatile Software Engineer to work with a team of AWS Cloud Engineers on our Realtime Settlement system. This role will be responsible for design, development, test, deployment, and operation of distributed software systems and Infrastructure as Code (IaC) solutions in the AWS cloud. You will be working with a team as a contributor willing to grow and become an advocate for lean/agile and DevOps practices, including test driven development, continuous integration and delivery, and engineering best practices. This role will work with architects, other engineers, product and program managers in an Agile/SCRUM environment to deliver the requested features and improvements to the software.This role will focus on greenfield engineering of the Realtime Settlement system using disruptive technologies such as distributed ledger and smart contracts. The space is complex and challenging as we are a startup in a larger organization. We work in small, agile, geographically distributed scrum teams.What will be my duties and responsibilities in this job?

  • Contribute to the development of a market changing real-time claim settlement system leveraging an evolving set of languages and technologies including Java, Javascript, Go, Python, Rust, and AWS services such as ECS, Lambda, Fargate, S3, Kinesis, and AppMesh.
  • Ability to act independently to determine methods and procedures on new or special assignments.
  • Demonstrate strong drive to learn, and be an advocate for development best practices (TDD, code reviews, continuous integration, work in small batches, etc.).
  • Communicates proactively and effectively with team members and other stakeholders in a highly Agile environment.
  • Self-starter who will take tasks and accomplish them with little oversight.
  • Strong background in modern languages such as Java, distributed systems development, REST web services, relational databases, and microservices.
  • Experience with GIT, GitHub/Lab, Jenkins, Jira, and Confluence.
  • Demonstrated technical experience as an engineer - cloud-based experience preferred.
  • Demonstrated initiative with learning new technologies, such as AWS cloud-native services.What are the requirements needed for this position?
    • 3+ years of software engineering experience preferably in an Agile environment.
    • BS degree in computer science, engineering, or a related field.
    • Strong technical credentials, including hands-on cloud solution experience.
    • Mastery of the tools of the trade, including familiarity with modern cloud computing, agile development, automated testing, and development best practices.
    • A track record of project delivery as a contributor to large, cross-functional projects.
    • Ability to breakdown requirements into stories and provide estimates, perform code reviews, raise technical bar, identify risks and create documentation.
    • Experience in agile/scrum methodologies, DevOps, and software development lifecycle.
    • Experience building complex software systems that have been successfully delivered to customers.What other skills/experience would be helpful to have?
      • Excellent written and verbal communication skills with the ability to present complex technical information in a clear and concise manner to a variety of audiences.
      • Committed to current best practices, continuous deployment, 100% fault tolerance, high performance, infrastructure as code, and working in a Test Driven and DevOps organization.
      • Demonstrable experience working with large enterprise data assets.
      • Experience with X12 healthcare transactions such as Eligibility and Claims.
      • Experience with HIPAA compliance and the security of PHI/PII data.
      • Exposure to, and understanding of, Blockchain technologies such as DAML.
      • Experience, or academic knowledge of, Terraform or AWS CloudFormation and AWS ECS/Fargate.
      • General understanding of control plane and data plane, and basic knowledge of networking.
      • Established skill designing and developing solutions to complex problems in a distributed systems environment.
      • Experience with Distributed Software, Service Oriented Architecture, NoSQL database, and microservice concepts.#li-remote Join our team today where we are creating a better coordinated, increasingly collaborative, and more efficient healthcare system! Colorado Residents Only: The base pay range for Colorado residents is $81,225.00 - $149,625.00 plus any relevant incentive pay programs that may be aligned to the role. Pay is based on several factors including but not limited to education, work experience, certifications, etc. In addition to your base pay, Change Healthcare offers the following benefits for this position, subject to applicable eligibility requirements: Health, dental and vision plans; wellness program; health savings account; flexible spending accounts; 401(k) retirement plan; life insurance; short-term and long-term disability insurance; Employee Assistance Program; PTO; tuition reimbursement; and employee-paid critical illness and accident insurance.COVID MandateAs a federal contractor, Change Healthcare is adhering to the Executive Order which mandates vaccination. As such, we are requiring all U.S. new hires and employees to show proof of being fully vaccinated for COVID-19 or receive an approved accommodation by their date of hire, as a condition of employment. As we continue to navigate the ever-changing COVID-19 pandemic, we remain committed to doing our part to ensure the health, safety, and well-being of our team members and our communities. Proof of vaccination or accommodations requests will be collected once an offer is accepted with Change Healthcare. All accommodation requests will be carefully considered but are not guaranteed to be approved. Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Statement Change Healthcare is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, disability, or veteran status. To read more about employment discrimination protections under federal law, read EEO is the Law at and the supplemental information at .If you need a reasonable accommodation to assist with your application for employment, please contact us by sending an email to with "Applicant requesting reasonable accommodation" as the subject. Resumes or CVs submitted to this email box will not be accepted.Click here to view our pay transparency nondiscrimination policy. California (US) Residents: By submitting an application to Change Healthcare for consideration of any employment opportunity, you acknowledge that you have read and understood Change Healthcare--s Privacy Notice to California Job Applicants Regarding the Collection of Personal Information . Change Healthcare maintains a drug free workplace and conducts pre-employment drug-testing, where applicable, in accordance with federal, state and local laws.

Keywords: Change Healthcare, Washington DC , Software Engineer (Cloud, Microservices, Blockchain), IT / Software / Systems , Accokeek, DC

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