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Software Engineer - Intermediate


UPMC Enterprises is hiring an Intermediate Software Engineer to join the Technology Solutions team! 
Join a collaborative team of Engineers, Test Engineers and Product Analysts to develop a cutting-edge data platform for next-generation patient management and information extraction. This team is responsible for feature improvements, service development, SRE activities and customer success. The platform you will support plays a significant role in both UPMC operations as well as supporting commercial customers, bringing to bear the latest tools in NLP, AWS, microservice design, security and automated toolchains. This is a challenging but rewarding space in every way from the inherent problems in the Healthcare vertical, distributed system design to large data system considerations with a team that is constantly striving to push the envelope and deliver on hard problems.

  • Quality - Follow established coding standards. Submit code for review and deliver quality, unit test code.
  • Design - Follow established design patterns and has awareness of user experience standards. Responsible for individual components of design.
  • Application Development Cycle - Show fundamental knowledge of application development cycle.
  • Project Management - Has ownership in success of projects. Responsible for estimating and delivering on individual task within project.
  • Self Development - Responsible for continuous self-study, trainings, partnering with more senior members of team, and/or seeking out opportunities to broaden scope to stay up to date with industry and organizational trends. Seeks feedback from senior team members for development and effectively incorporates feedback into work and behaviors.
  • Interactions with Others - Successfully completes projects, tasks, and initiatives by embracing a team-first approach. Works in collaboration with team and offers feedback, where appropriate, to complete individual and group efforts. Shows the ability to adjust and be flexible to change by adapting approach when necessary. Mentors less experienced staff.
  • Documentation - Create basic technical documentation.
  • Communication - Responsible for demonstrating appropriate, clear, concise, and effective written and oral communications in all interactions to build relationships and accomplish day to day work and projects.
  • Software Solutions - Develop, validate and implement software solutions based on customer requirements, Enterprise architecture standards and defined project designs.
  • Security - Show fundamental knowledge and the ability to learn secure coding processes and writing, accessing, and following established security protocols.
  • Troubleshooting - Show the ability to resolve basic issues and offer input on issue resolution.
  • Integration - Responsible for less complex components of integration within a module.


  • Typically has 2+ years of related work experience
  • Experience with complex development environments, taking abstract concepts and ideas and formulating a detailed software deliverable
  • Experience in developing on cross-functional systems
  • Deep knowledge of programming
  • Basic understanding of the SDLCHighly driven and self-motivated to exceed expectations
  • Ability to work independently and in a team based environment
  • Proficient in both oral and written communication
Preferred Qualifications: 
  • Experience with the following: 
    • Java/Ruby/Angular and RESTful APIs
    • Dockerized application development
    • Triaging and debugging complex system and data interactions
  • Experience with AWS/ Kubernetes strongly preferred.
  • FHIR experience preferred

Licensure, Certifications, and Clearances:

  • Act 34

UPMC is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Disability/Veteran

Location: Pittsburgh, PA, United States
Job ID: 220001QY

UPMC is an equal opportunity employer.
Minority / Females / Veterans / Individuals with Disabilities