Job Overview

WellStack is a provider of healthcare data management, analytics, population health and patient engagement solutions aimed at improving health outcomes and reducing costs for provider and payer healthcare organizations. WellStack has an enthusiastic and diverse team of business, clinical and technical solution professionals responsible for building and supporting the core applications and services of our platform. WellStack with a strong entrepreneurial culture offers a unique opportunity to excel and for carrier advancement.

Job Description:

WellStack seeking a Lead Engineer, full stack or front-end senior software engineer who will lead team of software engineers and responsible for providing sound architectural designs, build, and launch SaaS healthcare applications. The Lead Engineer will be accountable for supporting the full software development lifecycle, fostering continuous improvement with the team and will interface regularly with the product managers using the scrum/agile methodology.

Roles and responsibilities:

  • Build healthcare applications using with a modern JavaScript framework: React, Angular, or Vue and libraries such as Spring, Spring Boot, Hibernate and Maven with MS SQL Server and Snowflake databases.
  • Work closely with high performing cross-functional teams to create and maintain complex data driven SaaS applications.
  • Collaborate with other tech leads involved in data warehouse, Snowflake implementation, and modernization of the existing architecture to make sure the font applications are scalable and secure
  • Collaborate with designers, product managers and other engineers to design product experiences
  • Continually improve our technical stack and processes.
  • Maintain existing tools and infrastructure as necessary.
  • Participate in usability testing.
  • Help drive the technical direction of the product and mentor other team members.
  • Help define and participate in software development processes that support continuous product delivery.
  • Participate in design and code reviews.
  • Work and lead on real time production issues with excellent communication back to business users and stakeholders.
  • Develop and manage well-functioning databases and applications
  • Troubleshoot, debug and upgrade software
  • Create security and data protection settings
  • Write technical documentation
  • Participate weekly review meetings
  • Work with PMO to track the progress of a project

 Required Qualifications:

  • BS or MS in Computer Science (or equivalent).
  • 7+ years of proven experience developing full stack web applications with a modern JavaScript framework: React, Angular, or Vue and libraries such as Spring, Spring Boot, Hibernate and Maven with MS SQL Server and Snowflake databases
  • 3+ years of experience with Angular Js
  • Experience architecting and developing scalable services, including services development in Java.
  • 3+ years of experience mentoring and lead a team of 5 engineers or more
  • Good understanding of OOPS concept with excellent hands-on for multithreading. collections, data structures etc.
  • Solid understanding of RestAPI, Microservices architecture and Design Patterns
  • Experience working in Core Java / J2EE, Tomcat, Application Server, Web Services and knowledge of JavaScript, HTML5, CSS3etc.
  • Experience with Azure or other cloud platforms and building deployment process
  • Expert knowledge of SQL Server and ability to do database designs.
  • Experience creating and maintaining a CI/CD pipeline and working with DevOps Model.
  • Experience hosting web services and web applications under web servers, preferably IIS.
  • Experience setting up a multi-tier web application from scratch.
  • Experience in working under regulated environment (HIPPA) is desired Experience working with the Atlassian suite including Jira and Confluence.
  • Comfortable with GIT and other source control systems.
  • Demonstrable conceptual, troubleshooting and problem-solving skills

Soft Skill Requirements:

  • Excellent written, verbal, and presentation communication skills
  • Ability to communicate requirements in technical and non-technical terms
  • Ability to work independently as well as collaboratively with global geographically diverse teams
  • Motivated and detail oriented with a strong work ethic
  • Successfully works well in a collaborative environment
  • Responsible for confidential information and the use of confidential data and the need for discretion and caution in the use and protection of such material, ensuring compliance with accrediting agencies guidelines and laws such as those outlined by JCAHO and HIPAA

The Lead Java Applications Engineer will be based in our headquarters in downtown Madison, WI, on the Capitol Square. Madison is a vibrant, progressive community with great neighborhoods, top-ranked schools, tons of activities, and an internationally-renowned university.  Remote option will be considered.

WellStack is a privately held company that offers benefits for full-time employees. Our benefits include Major Medical, Dental, Vision, 401K, PTO, and paid holidays. WellStack with a diverse organizational team and a strong entrepreneurial culture offers a unique opportunity to excel and for carrier advancement.  WellStack is an EOE employer.

How to Apply

Please send your resume and cover letter to Please put “Lead Engineer Application” in the subject line of the email.

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