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Software Development Manager

We Are Hiring

We Are Hiring

Have you heard? Ascension Technologies, one of the largest healthcare information technology services in the country, is making a shift in their IT space!

Join the IT revolution with us as we turn our attention from technology that supports our national health system to developing, deploying, and driving technology that will change the face of healthcare.

If you enjoy creating something new, dreaming big, and have a passion for your expertise we encourage you to apply!

Why Join Ascension?

Ascension is a faith-based healthcare organization dedicated to transformation through innovation across the continuum of care. We believe you should be a tech founder not a fixer – that’s how we do tech at Ascension technologies.

Where You Will Work

You will get to work in our brand new, creatively stimulating, office space we are calling the “Digital Studio” in Austin, TX (#1 in U.S. News Rankings - Best Places to Live). We feel that Innovative thinking is usually done best over a free beverage and that’s why our Digital Studio comes stocked and offers a variety of unconventional workspaces.

   

What You Will Do

As a Software Development Manager with Ascension Technologies, you will serve as the leader of your dev team and own the creation and delivery of a set of cloud-native enterprise applications in the rapidly growing healthcare software industry in Austin. You will be responsible for bridging the desires of the customer and the capabilities of technology by leading a development team 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.

Responsibilities:

  • Lead your development team to deliver high quality cloud-native applications using Java/Spring Boot microservices on GCP
  • Oversee the design and implementation for the overall architecture of the applications and services for which you are responsible
  • Translate and decompose user stories from Product Management into technical stories and tasks for development
  • Serve as the direct manager of your team providing mentorship, coaching, and development of rising talent
  • Drive process improvements, strategic planning, and the management of your team’s projects
  • Participate in Agile routines and ceremonies; daily standups, sprint planning, sprint demos/retrospectives

What You Will Need

Required Experience:

  • B.S in Computer Science, M.S. in Computer Science, or equivalent experience
  • 7+ years of professional software development experience with 2+ years of leadership or management experience
  • Experience designing and developing cloud-native, scalable, and highly available distributed systems
  • Expertise in microservice architectural patterns and design
  • Fluency in a high-level Object-oriented programming language (preferably Java) and strong knowledge of OOAD, design patterns, data structures, and algorithms

Experience working on a Scrum team participating in Agile ceremonies e.g. daily standups, backlog grooming, sprint planning, sprint demos/retrospectives

 

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Job ID: 381830
Category: Information Systems
Ministry: Ascension Technologies
Location: Austin, TX

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