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Senior Developer

Senior Developer

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By Light is hiring a Senior Developer to join our team supporting a Federal Healthcare customer. The Developer’s primary responsibility will be to maintain interface definitions in InterSystems HealthShare/Ensemble/Cache, and develop new interfaces using the HealthShare platform. Candidates must have extensive knowledge of software design, software testing, agile development, healthcare interoperability standards, and healthcare interoperability testing platforms.


By Light is an IT products and services firm specializing in software development, satellite/terrestrial communications, cyber security, and network engineering/design. Headquartered in Arlington, VA, we provide support worldwide to DOD, Federal Civilian, and Health IT customers.


  • Design, develop, and maintain interoperability interfaces in HealthShare
  • Develop unit tests and provide code coverage to accurately test business logic and functionality
  • Participate in development specifications such as user story and task design
  • Solve or recommend solutions to complex interoperability challenges
  • Assist in the development of logical models, design documentation, test documentation, and deployment documentation
  • Document design decisions, issues, solutions, tips & tricks as needed to assure continuity of design
  • Foster a team approach to solution development and deployment
  • Stay current on new IT technologies, and new healthcare interoperability standards

Required Experience/Qualifications

  • IT Technical degree showing competence in software development and test
  • Experience building healthcare interoperability interfaces
  • Experience with InterSystems HealthShare, Ensemble, or Cache

Preferred Experience/Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited institution in software field
  • Healthcare interoperability experience with HL7 v2
  • Experience with HL7 FHIR
  • Experience developing new interfaces in InterSystems HealthShare, Ensemble, or Cache
  • Experience with Patient Portal use-case interface to EHR data
  • Experience with Agile development processes and continuous test/deployment

Special Requirements/Security Clearance

  • Ability to successfully complete a Government background investigation
  • Experience working with remote resources


An Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities