Job Title:

Senior Software Engineer - Integrations - Boston, MA

Job Description:

ZappRx is looking for engineers who are able to be productive and happy in the face of a tsunami of opportunities and the changing business requirements each opportunity brings.


All candidates should be quick learners, be reasonably undaunted by uncharted territory, be versatile in the face of what needs to be done, be able to design and write systems that are maintainable and scale up well, be proud of doing a good job, and be able to make strong individual contributions in the setting of a tightly-knit team


Key Responsibilities:

  • Build robust and scalable software in Python,
  • Design and create services, system architecture, and manage integrations, and contribute and provide feedback to other team members
  • Help improve our code quality through writing unit tests, and automation Participate in brainstorming sessions and contribute ideas to our technology, algorithms and products
  • Work with the product and design teams to understand end-user requirements, formulate use cases, and then translate that into a pragmatic and effective technical solution
  • Dive into difficult problems and successfully deliver results on schedule

Job Requirements: 

  • Experience with Python, Django Framework, and the willingness to learn new technologies (experience with other object-oriented languages is okay too, but our code is Python)
  • Knowledge of EDI X12-based Insurance/Healthcare data types (270/271 etc).
  • Knowledge of HL7 version 2.x message types and segment/field mapping (ADT, ORM, ORU, DFT, MDM, etc.).
  • Experience with EMR/EHR integration
  • Knowledge of popular healthcare data exchange formats such as XML, CCD, CDA and DICOM as well healthcare data standards such as LOINC, CPT, ICD-9/ICD-10, and SNOMED
  • Experience with MSSQL/MySQL database platform.
  • Knowledge of TCP/IP security, networking, and data transport methods.
  • Ability to problem solve/troubleshoot interface issues through research.
  • Ability to review specifications and architect interfaces based on their design.
  • Experience with JavaScript scripting language.
  • Solid OOP and software design knowledge – you should know how to create software that’s extensible, reusable and meets desired architectural objectives
  • Experience with Linux/Unix and scripting languages like Python, Perl, shell scripting, etc.


  • At least 5-7 years experience in web/mobile application technologies
  • Bachelor’s, master’s, or doctorate degree in a related field, or an intriguing reason for not having one


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