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Software Engineer

Healthwise Portland, OR
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.


The Intermediate Software Engineer contributes to the Healthwise mission by developing high quality software that enables the distribution and consumption of educational medical content. This individual will participate on a team with other developers, testers, designers, and product managers, all focused on fulfilling the team’s objectives. The Intermediate Software Engineer is driven to maximize their value to the team by building their skillset, collaborating with coworkers, being open to learning opportunities, and striving to build quality software.


Roles and Responsibilities of the Software Engineer include but are not limited to:

  • Interacts with other departments and internal users as part of development of the Healthwise software and systems.
  • Works under the direction of a development manager and Senior Software Engineers to meet team objectives.
  • Contributes innovative and forward-thinking ideas to the team’s technology and development processes.
  • Works with other developers to facilitate knowledge transfer and conduct code reviews.
  • Participates in pair programming, technical design reviews, and code reviews.
  • Works with users to resolve technical issues and to provide implementation support.
  • Contributes to development of company objectives and principles and achieves goals in creative and effective ways.
  • Performs other duties as assigned or needed.


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Computer Information Systems, or equivalent work experience, and 3 years in a related field.
  • 3+ years’ experience in an object-oriented language and use of common software design patterns.
  • 3+ years’ experience developing automation and tools to facilitate continuous integration of software development efforts.
  • Experience with a variety of development platforms is preferred.
  • All offers are contingent upon the completion of a background check.


  • Working knowledge and understanding of internet-based application development.
  • Working knowledge of several MVC frameworks, C#/ASP.Net/MVC in particular.
  • Experience building client-side applications, focused on HTML, CSS, and JavaScript.
  • Knowledge of JavaScript and common js frameworks.
  • Working knowledge of automated testing tools, methodologies, and unit testing frameworks (NUnit, MSTest, etc.).
  • Experience working with source control systems (Git strongly preferred).
  • Good written and verbal communication skills.
  • Strong interpersonal and interviewing skills.
  • Understanding of and ability to communicate the business and strategic impact of technical decisions.

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform the essential functions satisfactorily with or without reasonable accommodation.


Why Work Here?

Meaningful challenges, rewarding work, constant learning, brilliant people, and a culture guided by core values.

Healthwise is a global provider of health information, decision support tools, behavior change assistance, and personal care planning for the top health plans, care management companies, hospitals, and consumer health portals. Each year, millions of people use our content and tools to manage their health, make better health decisions, and live healthier lives. Above all, we believe that our people are the most important part of our nonprofit organization. When you join Healthwise, rest assured that you’ll be among people who are passionate about their work and who combine dedication to our mission with a commitment to work/life balance. To help maintain that balance, our Boise campus boasts a fully equipped gym; walking, running, and biking trails; healthy snacks; company bicycles; and a host of exercise classes—all on-site. Our offices are on the road to the local ski area. And we work in beautiful buildings, filled with natural light and the best of regional art. We come together frequently as a company to assess and improve our internal culture, find ways to work smarter and serve our clients better, and help each other meet the demands of work and of life. The caliber of our people, our understanding of client needs, and our commitment to our mission all give Healthwise a bright future innovating the next generation of consumer health content. We hope you’ll join us. Healthwise is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to creating a diverse workforce. If you require a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application or hiring process due to a disability, you may submit your request through one of the methods listed below: Email: Mailing Address: Healthwise, Incorporated Attn: Human Resources 2601 Bogus Basin Road Boise, ID 83702 Fax: 208-387-6776


2601 N. Bogus Basin Rd., Boise, ID 83702
Portland, OR