Back End Developer

Website Ascension

Non Profit Healthcare Organization

Why Join Ascension?

Ascension Technologies  leverages technology to create collaborative solutions that improve everyday health decisions. The technology enables seamless access to data across all applications transforming the customer experience when interacting with technology and enhancing our ability across Ascension to better serve communities with greater agility and responsiveness.  It is used to provide insightful use of automation and data-drive improvements to enhance the provider, patient and consumer experience as well as keeping cybersecruity with a strong posture to protect data and other valuable assets.

Ascension is a faith-based healthcare organization dedicated to transformation through innovation across the continuum of care. As one of the leading non-profit and Catholic health systems in the U.S., Ascension is committed to delivering compassionate, personalized care to all, especially to those most in need. In FY2018, Ascension provided nearly $2 billion in care of persons living in poverty and other community benefit programs.
What You Will Do

As a Software Developer with Ascension Technologies, you will contribute to the creation of our robust suite of cloud-native enterprise applications in the rapidly growing healthcare software industry. You will be a member of a dev team working collaboratively with others in an Agile organization to deliver software that sustains and improves the health of individuals and communities.

With more than 4,000 associates, Ascension Technologies enables access to data across applications, transforming how clinicians and patients interact with technology, which enhances our ability to better serve communities with greater agility and responsiveness. Our associates leverage technology to create collaborative solutions that improve health decisions every day. We believe you should be a tech founder not a fixer – that’s how we do tech at Ascension Technologies. We are advocates for a compassionate and just society through our actions and our words, and we are developing software solutions to support that mission


Break down complex requirements into independent coding tasks and strategies
Create unit and integration tests to fully test and regress software Participate in design and code reviews
Work with other teams (i.e. Product, PM, etc.) to ensure delivered code meets specifications based on functional/technical specifications
Participate in Agile routines and ceremonies; daily standups, sprint planning, sprint demos/retrospectives
Required Experience:

Experience using RESTful APIs, OAUTH, unit and integration tests
Strong understanding of professional software engineering best practices for the full SDLC including coding standards, code reviews, source control, build processes, testing and operations
Demonstrated mastery of the full SDLC including CI/CD and modern build and deployment tools
5+ years of professional software development experience in an Agile environment
Strong Computer Science fundamentals in OOAD, design patterns, data structures, and algorithms
Strong experience with back-end frameworks (Java, Spring, etc.)
Strong verbal and written communication skills
Desired Experience:

Experience with TDD and BDD
Experience working with cloud-native, scalable, and highly available distributed systems
Understanding of relational and NoSQL databases (MySql, Postgres, Mongo, Redis, etc.),
Experience with container technologies (e.g. Docker, Kubernetes) Experience with Atlassian tools: JIRA, Confluence, etc.
B.S in Computer Science, M.S. in computer Science, or equivalent experience
4+ years of experience

Tagged as:

Before applying for this position you need to submit your online resume. Click the button below to continue.

Thank you to our 2020 Annual Supporters

Strategic Alliance Partners

President's Circle

President's Circle

President's Circle

Advocate Circle

Sponsor Circle

Elavon • Epitec • Equifax • SAP • Southern Company • Splunk • The Home Depot • Truist • UPS • VLink • Paya


Become a Member Today

Be Part of the WIT Movement and join our community of technology leaders, professionals and students TODAY!
Membership with Women In Technology is FREE