athenahealth: Software Engineer
311 Arsenal Street
Watertown, MA 02472

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We are looking for a Software Engineer to join our Collector team within our Core Services Engineering organization. In Collector, we diligently  manage our clients’ revenue cycle so that doctors can focus on what matters: patients. But enough about us; let’s talk about you.
 
You are a developer with experience building full stack web applications, preferably in public and private cloud environments. You are an excellent communicator that is capable of quickly picking up the complicated healthcare space.
 
As an engineer on the athenaCollector Product team, you have the opportunity to work on product components and workflows used to ensure providers get paid, such as medical claim submission, revenue reporting, medical coding, patient account management, denials prevention and patient access. 
 
You are a tenacious, but nimble learner, who demonstrates design & engineering excellence.
 
The Team: Your future team shepherds the financial health of our clients; working to ensure that in our increasingly complex healthcare landscape our providers are reimbursed appropriately. You will build enterprise quality web applications, with an eye towards stability.  You will innovate as we modernize our technology stack, building the healthcare internet.  You will nurture the financial health of our clients as we navigate the immense industry change around provider reimbursement over the next few years.
 
Job Responsibilities

  • Design and develop code on an agile team of Engineers, a Scrum Master, a Product Owner, and Experience Designer
  • Collaborate with team members to promote productivity and effectiveness; share business and technical insights with the broader engineering and product organization.

Typical Qualifications

  • **About 2+ years of software engineering experience
  • Note: We would consider recent Grads or near entry-level candidates with solid academic training in Computer Science 
  • Proficient in at least one modern programming language; relational databases, with modern UI frameworks helpful
  • We work in Agile environment, so any Agile experience or CI/CD concepts is helpful
  • Knowledge of Unix/Linux, SQL, RESTful API, and various other technologies is helpful

 About athenahealth

  • Our Mission: To unleash our collective potential to transform healthcare.
  • Our Location: This role is based in Watertown, MA, just a few miles outside of Boston. Watertown is our Global Headquarters and our campus, the Arsenal on the Charles, is home to a number of restaurants, a local gym and large outdoor space. This office also has a cafeteria, coffee café and food trucks that rotate every day.
  • Our Culture: If you crave transparency, innovation and the ability to make an impact, you’ve come to the right place. Being an athenista is all about taking initiative, questioning the norm, making things radically simple and celebrating diversity. Our 5,100+ employees work hard towards a cause that impacts every one of us, healthcare, and we take the time to celebrate company accomplishments and our people.
  • Our Perks: Along with health & financial benefits, our athenistas are offered a variety of perks that promote employee wellbeing such as commuter support (We were named one of the 2018 Best Workplaces for Commuters!), tuition reimbursement, collaborative workspaces and dog-friendly offices - just to name a few.
Full-time

Why We Work Here

Olivia Adams
Lead Member Of Technical Staff

“I enjoy working at athenahealth because I am making something that matters.  My passion isn’t writing code - it’s what writing code enables me to do, which is make something for other people.  And there’s no nobler cause than healthcare.”

 

Sherry Cheuk
Product Operations Manager

“athenahealth has a mission to transform healthcare, which is something I really admire.  Every company out there is trying to grow, but I think our focus on making an impact and delivering value is really powerful.  Our work is about improving people’s lives.”