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Software Engineer II

Apprentice Health

Apprentice Health

Software Engineering
Posted on Wednesday, January 19, 2022
Software Engineer II at Apprentice Health (S18)
We deploy sensors and software that increase hospital efficiency.
Boston, MA / Remote
3+ years
About Apprentice Health

Apprentice Health helps clinical teams deliver exceptional care to more patients by improving the usage of their most valuable resources - clinical time, space, and equipment. We increase the number of patients that can access care, improve the patient experience, and improve workdays for clinical staff.

About the role

Apprentice Health is a fast-paced startup using IoT and cloud technologies to optimize clinical workflows in a way that improves the patient experience and reduces the cost of health care. We use edge gateways and embedded devices to measure physician and patient workflows in real time. This feeds into our cloud architecture and powers a range of predictive models that optimize clinic experience. We’re looking for bright, mission-driven engineers who are excited to dive into a wide array of technologies and come up with novel solutions to challenging technical and operational problems.

Responsibilities: Assist in the design of stable and scalable systems to support our real-time location and workflow products Work with our data scientists to build secure, fast and easy-to-use analytics pipelines Develop new features as requested by our product team and customers Find ways to simplify processes and procedures, from our CI/CD pipeline to our requirements gathering to our compliance processes Work on everything -- streaming data pipelines, machine learning, frontend, CI/CD infrastructure, security, monitoring and system availability and scalability Build out cloud infrastructure in a scalable, cost-effective and secure fashion Come up with new ways to use our data to improve patient and provider experiences Help build a strong engineering culture based on quality, security and mutual respect

General Requirements: Be hard-working, intelligent, and have a proven track record of building interesting software Don’t be dedicated to a specific technology or language; be willing to work outside your comfort zone to use what works in the situation at hand Know that every project is a team effort, and be willing to help out others when they need it Be humble, and willing to admit when you don’t know something Have experience building a project from the ground up Have at least 3 years experience working in software design/engineering Technical Requirements Have a good understanding of architectural fundamentals and distributed system design Know the basics of networking and security Have experience designing and building your own projects, big or small Know how to build code that’s unit testable, reusable and simple to understand Feel comfortable on a command line Understand good API design and documentation

Nice to Haves: Python experience Experience in AWS Experience building front-ends in ReactJS CI/CD or DevOps experience Experience working in a PCI-, HIPAA- or SOC2-compliant environment IoT experience


We leverage sensors (IoT), software, and AI (ML, NLP) to accomplish our mission. Reach out to us if you're interested in learning more.

Boston, MA / Remote
3+ years