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Providence Health & Services Software Engineer I, Mobile in Seattle, Washington


The Digital Innovation Group (DIG) at Providence St. Joseph Health is a small but mighty product development and incubation team that is building next-gen tools that give patients convenient and easy access to healthcare virtually anywhere, anytime.

We are seeking a Software Engineer I to join our Mobile team in Seattle, WA that has tremendous potential for growth and are expected to realize this potential by steadily increasing your skills. You have the knowledge of commonly used concepts, practices, and procedures of software engineering involving mobile development. You meet defined commitments and deadlines. You communicate effectively to your team and manager. You may often receive detailed instruction on assignments and your work is usually reviewed by your manager or more senior engineers. You work on features of lower complexity and adhere to established engineering processes. You take ownership and quickly resolve problems, maintaining code quality at all times. You are expected to steadily increase your skills, knowledge, and contributions to reach the level of SDE II.

In this position you will have the following responsibilities:

  • Write end to end software solutions using the latest native Mobile frameworks for iOS and Android. Produce bullet-proof code that is robust, efficient, and maintainable.

  • Work daily in an Agile environment with engineers from other teams, product managers, designers, and user research to recommend solutions, define timelines, and solve customer problems.

  • Practice test-driven development, ensuring your code is covered by unit and integration tests, and continually improving the testability of our products.

  • Ramp up on new techniques and best practices for mobile development.

  • Build software with a proactive operations mindset to simplify alerting and debugging of customer issues with tools, using tools like Firebase for crash reporting and analytics, or Splunk for application logging and alerting. Participate in an on-call support rotation.


Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or equivalent education/experience.

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • 2 years developing software with mobile development languages such as Java, Kotlin, Swift, or Objective-C

  • 2 years working with mobile application frameworks such as the Android\iOS SDKs and related architecture components such as Activities and Fragments \ View Controllers

  • 1 year working with mobile application state handling such as MVC, MVP, MVVM, and DI frameworks

We offer:

  • A small but growing team - we’re good at what we do and enjoy working together.

  • Autonomy and respect from day one

  • An environment that is scrappy, flexible, and values tenacity

  • Great pay

  • Generous vacation, benefits, flexible work, and matched 403b

  • The best tools money can buy

What else:

You’ll be surrounded by a team of people who have transformed industries and have come to Providence to transform health care delivery. You will have the best of both worlds- the exhilaration of an incubation organization paired with the resources and security of an industry healthcare leader.

What drives us:

As employees of the Providence Digital Innovation Group, we passionately serve the people of our community. We are dedicated to removing obstacles that limit access to quality health care and enabling people to live healthier lives.

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details

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 Health & Services is a not-for-profit Catholic network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services guided by a Mission of caring the Sisters of Providence began over 160 years ago. 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: Information Technology

Location: Washington-Seattle

Req ID: 231963