Providence Health & Services Software Engineer Internships in Seattle, Washington


**1st round candidates will be selected and notified 1st week of February.

The Digital Innovation Group at Providence St. Joseph Health is offering multiple Software Engineer Internships in Seattle, WA that will help us develop the next generation of healthcare solutions. Successful candidate will plan, design, develop, test, deploy and support existing and new more efficient and automated solutions geared toward an innovative, lean, fast-paced digital healthcare industry. With his/her help we will build large-scale reliable, fault-tolerant distributed systems and write interactive tools that directly impact quality of work and productivity of healthcare workers.

The interns will perform all duties in a manner that promotes Providence mission, values, and philosophy. In all aspects, he/she serves as a role model for the values and mission of the organization.


  • Work with designers and UX experts to design and develop solutions and technical designs.

  • Take calculated risks, learn from success or failure, and apply lessons learned to future challenges to continually improve solutions driven approach.

  • Participate in analysis of current programs including performance, diagnosis and troubleshooting of problem programs, and suggest solutions to problematic programming.

  • Ensure code is documented consistently throughout the development process by listing a description of the program, special instructions, and any changes made in database tables on procedural, modular and database level.

  • Make presentations to professional peers.

  • Communicate with engineers and manufacturer's technical support staff regarding programming needs and performance.

  • Perform all work in a way that respects team work, diversity of opinion, and maintains our organization’s mission (Know Me, Care for Me, Ease My Way), and core values of Respect, Compassion, justice, Excellence and Stewardship.


Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Currently enrolled in a BS, MS or PhD program in Computer Science or related field.

  • Must have experience with one or more of the following: Java, C#.Net, Angular, Node.js, Javascript, React, Rails, Clojure, JRuby, Ruby, Python, HTML, CSS, PHP

Exposure to 4 of the following:

  • RESTful service development

  • Experience designing and building Single Page Applications a plus

  • JQuery or similar

  • Service oriented architecture

  • Strong Computer Science fundamentals in object-oriented design, data structures, algorithm design and complexity analysis

  • Team Foundation Server, Perforce, GitHub, or related source control repository

  • Azure/AWS or other cloud technologies

About the department you will serve.

Providence Digital Innovation is a new product development team, driven to disrupt the healthcare experience by re-imagining the interactions, processes, and tools that people use to manage their health and clinicians use to care for them. What Google is to “search,” and Amazon is to “buy,” Providence aims to be to “care.”

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: Business Professional

Location: Washington-Seattle

Req ID: 208758