Jr. Software Engineer at NextHealth Technologies (Greater Denver Area, CO)

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NextHealth Technologies is a high growth, venture-backed company located in downtown Denver, Colorado. Our advanced analytics platform enables healthcare companies to make data-driven decisions that save money and optimize outcomes. We’re a tight-knit team of doers that thrive in a fast-paced and agile environment. We nerd-out on our AI and machine learning technology platform and our approach to big data analytics.

Our team members enjoy:

  • Competitive salary plus 10% annual bonus potential
  • Stock options
  • Unlimited PTO
  • Medical benefits starting at $0 + HSA gift up to $350 every month
  • Internet, commuter, and/or phone stipends
  • Free onsite gym

NHT is seeking a Support Software Engineer who wants to solve interesting, meaningful problems with an intelligent, hard-working team! This position will require creativity, innovation, and problem-solving skills to assist with the end-to-end execution of our platform, help build custom healthcare related metrics, and incorporate them into proprietary machine learning models and training data.

Strong candidates will have 2 years of expertise with Python and SQL at a minimum with an interest in learning new technologies and methodologies, and at least one year of working in a support-oriented team.


  • Supporting and maintaining programs (some statistical) in Python
  • Building custom healthcare related metrics from large datasets using Python and SQL
  • Integrating custom healthcare related metrics into our platform and machine learning models
  • Designing a framework to automate/reduce manual work related to custom healthcare metrics Expanding our testing suite, testing tools, and testing infrastructure
  • Refactoring algorithmic code for improved performance, maintainability, and testability
  • Coordinating and communicating with our Client Services team to prioritize client deliverables

Required Qualifications:

  • 2+ years of industry experience as a software engineer
  • 1+ year of support experience
  • Fluency in Python with prior experience writing production code
  • Intermediate SQL knowledge, especially Postgres, from both an end-user and admin perspective
  • Expert at manipulating large datasets in an efficient manner
  • Strong debugging skills and the ability to think algorithmically
  • Experience with testing fundamentals: unit tests, integrations tests, etc.
  • Comfortable behind a Unix terminal
  • Working knowledge of concepts from data science and statistics
  • Ability to multitask and balance competing priorities

Desired Qualifications:

These are not required, but knowledge of any of the following will set you apart from other candidates, and also provide a view of areas where your skillset could grow:

  • Healthcare metrics and data
  • Computer Science or related degree
  • Apache Airflow and workflow orchestration
  • Apache Spark and ETL pipelines
  • Familiarity with pySpark and Spark Dataframes
  • Flask and RESTful APIs
  • Data science and machine learning libraries
  • Cloud computing (we use Microsoft Azure)
  • NoSQL databases (MongoDB, Cosmos etc.)
  • Jira/Confluence

Other Details:

  • This role is a full-time, exempt position
  • Starting salary range is $63,000 - $81,000
  • This role will be eligible to participate in the following:
    • full employee benefits package
    • employee equity plan
    • variable performance-based bonus incentives with annual potential up to 10%
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999 18th Street 2600S, Denver, CO 80202

An Insider's view of NextHealth Technologies

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NextHealth has an Executive Advisory Council made up of senior healthcare leaders that collectively represent over 30% of all the insured people in the U.S.A.! They help us guide our product strategy and share where the industry is headed. That we can attract this caliber of executives is a testament to the value we are delivering in the market.


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What are NextHealth Technologies Perks + Benefits

Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
Disability Insurance
Dental Benefits
Vision Benefits
Health Insurance Benefits
Life Insurance
Pet Insurance
Wellness Programs
Onsite Gym
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
Company Equity
Performance Bonus
Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
Flexible Work Schedule
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Unlimited Vacation Policy
Perks & Discounts
Commuter Benefits
Company Outings
Happy Hours

Additional Perks + Benefits

1. When you feel well, you do well! We offer rich benefit options including vision, dental, and medical benefit options paid at 100% for employee.
2. Contribute to an inspiring workplace! Partake in company culture collaborations, social gatherings, and enjoy the amenities at our Denver office.
4. In a hard-charging work environment, it’s good to take time for yourself! We offer unlimited PTO to provide the flexibility to take time off for vacation, illness, family obligations or whatever else life has in store.
5. Competitive salary, commission or bonus, and equity.

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