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Providence Health & Services Software Developer 3 in Beaverton, Oregon


Providence St. Joseph Health is calling a Software Developer 3 to our location in Beaverton, OR.

We are seeking a Software Developer 3 to be a member of an Agile software development team (Scrum or Kanban) in the PHP Information Services (IS) Department. As senior software developer they will be expected to work well within their agile team, foster collaboration, mentor teammates and other members of the IS Department, and provide opinion and expertise on technical issues all while embracing Agile Principles and Values.

The Software Developer 3 performs a variety of technical administration, development, and support functions for Information Services. Works with customers, vendors, consultants and other Information Services staff in performing their duties. On-call support is a requirement for any Developer position. Developers are required to provide 24/7 on-call support on a rotational basis.

In this position you will have the following responsibilities:

  • Working as an effective team member in an Agile Scrum or Kanban team.

  • Providing technical expertise and mentoring to their fellow Agile team members and members of other teams.

  • Gather and analyze complex business requirements.

  • Specify and implement technical plans for complex solutions.

  • Combine business and technical knowledge to gain agreement and implement solutions within cross-functional teams.

  • Verify correctness of software using manual and automated testing strategies.

  • Verify performance of software using load testing and other strategies.


Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Associate Degree plus 6 years of demonstrated software development experience in an enterprise environment OR;

  • Bachelor's Degree plus 4 years of demonstrated software development experience in an enterprise environment OR 6 year degree plus 2 years of demonstrated software development experience in an enterprise environment

  • 8 years demonstrated software development experience in an enterprise environment.

Highly Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • 3 years of Experience building integration solutions using Informatica Platform (One or more of PowerCenter, Informatica B2B Platform, IDQ, MDM, EDC)

  • Ability to understanding and provide inputs to Solution Architecture.

  • Excellent data analysis and troubleshooting skills

  • Analyze Database Models and Requirements

  • Analyze and process EDI X12 and other healthcare related transactions.

  • 3 years of Experience as a developer working in SQL Server & SSIS

  • Create data sets supporting complex reports using SQL Server/SSIS/Informatica;

  • Apply object-oriented coding principles including: encapsulation, inheritance, and polymorphism.

  • Provide expert mentoring, guidance, and application of object-oriented design patterns.

  • Preferred qualification for this position include:

  • Prior PHP Experience.

  • Extensive knowledge in ETL Proces

  • Healthcare Domain Knowledge

  • EDI Expertise

  • Development and Architectural Leadership

  • Contribute to architecture, creation and maintenance of data processing applications using Microsoft SQL Server.

  • Provide data centric solution and guidance for multi-tier application design

  • Contribute to and critique architecture of complex applications involving multi-system integrations.

  • Utilize Visual Studio to create and maintain code.

  • Other Requirements

  • Demonstrated experience in writing modular code supporting ease of testing, maintenance, and extensibility

  • Applied understanding of inheritance, interfaces, abstract classes, and access modifiers.

  • HTML5 and CSS for responsive web design.

  • Configure Windows Server web deployments.

  • Proven ability to collaborate with senior programs, multiple agile teams and architects

  • Provide expert guidance on technical approaches to complex testing requirements

  • Create and maintain unit testing and scripts for automated testing

  • Create and maintain complex reports using Crystal Reports and SSRS.

  • Requirement analysis / impact analysis/gap analysis.

  • Excellent interpersonal skills, positive attitude, team-player .

  • Strong analytical and critical thinking skills

  • Ability to prioritize and multitas

  • Deadline and detail-oriented

About Providence in Oregon.

As the largest healthcare system and largest private employer in Oregon, Providence offers exceptional work environments and unparalleled career opportunities.

The Providence Experience begins each time our patients or their families have an encounter with a Providence team member and continues throughout their visit or stay. Whether you provide direct or indirect patient care, we want our patients to feel that they are in a welcoming place where they can be comfortable and free from anxiety. Our employees create the Providence Experience through simple, caring behaviors such as acknowledging and welcoming each visitor, introducing ourselves and Providence, addressing people by name, providing the duration of estimated wait times and updating frequently if timelines change, explaining situations in a way that puts patients at ease, carefully listening to their concerns, and always thanking people for trusting Providence for their healthcare needs. At Providence, our quality vision is simple,

"Providence will provide the best care and service to every person, every time."

Providence is consistently ranked among the top 100 companies to work for in Oregon. It is also home to two of our award-winning Magnet medical centers. Providence hospitals and clinics are located in numerous areas, ranging from the Columbia Gorge to the wine country to sunny southern Oregon to charming coastal communities to the urban setting of Portland. If you want a vibrant lifestyle while working with a team highly committed to the art of healing, choose from our many options in Oregon.

We offer comprehensive, best-in-class benefits to our caregivers. For more information, 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-Beaverton

Req ID: 311133