Director of Engineering, Platform (Remote)
Boston, MA 
Posted 14 days ago
Job Description
Director of Engineering, Platform (Remote)
United States /
Engineering /
Full - Time
We are looking for a Director of Engineering to guide the secure delivery of the 1upHealth FHIR Interoperability platform. You will be an important member of an experienced team that is using the latest cloud-based technologies to improve the ability to securely create, access, and share patient EHR/EMR data.

As Director of Engineering, Platform reporting to the VP Engineering, you will lead 1upHealth teams to develop, scale, and secure the 1upHealth FHIR platform architecture, API, microservices, and AWS-based infrastructure. In collaboration with other engineering leaders, you will use a metrics-based approach to ensure the integrity of the secure SDLC and availability of all platform services.
You will:
    • Attract, inspire, and retain engineers, architects, and managers.
    • Partner with teams across the organization to deliver roadmaps with predictability.
    • Direct technical implementation and delivery of the AWS-based 1upHealth FHIR Interoperability platform API, microservices, and technology.
    • Ensure the security of our customers' data using secure development practices that align with industry best practices.
    • Work across the organization to improve the 1upHealth platform for scalability while reducing its overall cost of operation.
    • Deliver software products using Agile SCRUM methods and foster a metrics-based DevSecOps software development culture.
We are looking for people who have:
    • Success leading the development of commercial API-first products and services in a public cloud provider (we use AWS).
    • Collaborate with engineers to determine architectural trade-offs and technology selections.
    • Hands-on experience as a software developer and technical leader.
    • Experience directing metrics-based secure software development. Must have a working knowledge of industry standard data security best practices.
    • Directed and mentored teams in a growth environment.
    • Experience with scalable API software architectures, Big Data management techniques, networking, and AWS-based technologies; experience with serverless or container-based architectures.
You may also have:
    • Experience building health technology-based products and services based on current HL7v2 and FHIR standards.
    • BS in Computer Science, Engineering, Management or a related field.

About 1upHealth
At 1upHealth, our mission is to unlock health data and improve industry outcomes. As leaders in FHIR interoperability, our platform makes it easier for partners to access, integrate, aggregate, and share data across a variety of systems. 1upHealth is building a data ecosystem to promote the digital transformation of the industry and encourage insight-driven healthcare.

We are proud to announce that we have been named 2022 Best Places to Work in the Small Company and Best Paying Company categories by Built In Boston.

100% Paid BCBS Medical and Dental Insurance for Employees
Vision Insurance
Unlimited PTO
Home Office Stipend
Commuter Stipend
Wellness Reimbursement
Parental Leave (16 weeks for birthing parents, 6 weeks for non-birthing parents)
Company Meetings with Free Lunch

Interested in our work, but don't see an opening that fits your background? Apply and let us know what you think we could do together.


Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
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