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Senior Consulting Software Engineer in Glen Allen, VA at Pride Health

Date Posted: 2/11/2019

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Job Description

Pride Health is seeking a Senior Consulting Software Engineer to work with a top healthcare organization. The Senior Engineer acts as a subject matter expert in new uses of information technology in all phases of major system and subsystem development. The consultant will guide IT technical and business domain process capabilities including leadership in the identification and recommendation of new IT opportunities and business operations as it relates to application development.


  • Formulates, contributes to, and directs task identification, work effort estimates, and work schedules for research, prototype, and proof-of-concept IT activities. Directs and participates in all aspects of development tasks including data management, application architecture and business architecture. Provides guidance to staff on complex assignments and mentors on new technologies.
  • Provides technical leadership for the portfolio of applications managed by an IT Service Owner.
  • Drives the usability and quality of the software developed within the area.
  • Ensures technical currency is maintained within the applications within the portfolio.
  • Acts as a hands-on software engineer, who can write quality code, assist with problem solving, root cause analysis, trouble shooting and coaching.
  • Writes technical blogs and be active in Open Source Community.
  • Applies Design Thinking techniques on application design.
  • Leads agile software development efforts as a senior Technical Leader.
  • Coaches and mentors other software engineers across teams on practices such as TDD, ATDD and pair programming.
  • Designs highly scalable applications in AWS cloud using tools like Cloud Formation Templates, EC2, SWF, ELB, Lambda, S3, RDS/Dynamo DB and others.
  • Creates load and performance testing strategy and perform advanced performance tuning.
  • Reviews and implement corrective and preventive measures based on metrics across portfolio of applications including but not limited to code quality, business metrics and performance metrics.


  • US Citizen or Green Card Holder.
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Systems or related field.
  • 10+ years of relevant work experience.
  • Healthcare experience or health insurance experience preferred.
  • Technical Requirements: Agile, Devops, Cloud (EC2, SWF, ELB, Lambda, S3, RDS/Dynamo DB), AWS,


  • Employment Type: Contract to Hire
  • Schedule: Full-time, Monday to Friday, 8 am to 5 pm
  • Location: Glen Allen, VA
  • Pay rate: $58-60/hour
  • Benefits Eligible: After 60 days of employment

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