Android Developer

Ascension Health Chicago , IL 60602

Posted 2 weeks ago

We Are Hiring

Have you heard? Ascension Technologies, one of the largest healthcare information technology services in the country, is making a shift in their IT space!

Join the IT revolution with us as we turn our attention from technology that supports our national health system to developing, deploying, and driving technology that will change the face of healthcare.

If you enjoy creating something new, dreaming big, and have a passion for your expertise we encourage you to apply!

Why Join Ascension?

Ascension Technologies leverages technology to create collaborative solutions that improve everyday health decisions. The technology enables seamless access to data across all applications transforming the customer experience when interacting with technology and enhancing our ability across Ascension to better serve communities with greater agility and responsiveness. It is used to provide insightful use of automation and data-drive improvements to enhance the provider, patient and consumer experience as well as keeping cybersecruity with a strong posture to protect data and other valuable assets.

Ascension is a faith-based healthcare organization dedicated to transformation through innovation across the continuum of care. As one of the leading non-profit and Catholic health systems in the U.S., Ascension is committed to delivering compassionate, personalized care to all, with special attention to persons living in poverty and those most vulnerable. In FY2019, Ascension provided $2 billion in care of persons living in poverty and other community benefit programs.

Ascension includes more than 150,000 associates and 40,000 aligned providers. The national health system operates more than 2,600 sites of care - including 150 hospitals and more than 50 senior living facilities - in 20 states and the District of Columbia, while providing a variety of services including clinical and network services, venture capital investing, investment management, biomedical engineering, facilities management, risk management, and contracting through Ascension's own group purchasing organization.

What You Will Do

As a Mobile Android Developer with Ascension Technologies, you will have the opportunity to contribute to development, testing & deployment of Android Mobile Applications in healthcare, across a variety of devices, to deliver seamless experience for users. exploration and collaboration, you will engage in a rewarding career that's driven by you and powered by Ascension. Our goal in this transformation is to hire people who are great at something. Give them new problems to work on. Trust them to be outstanding.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Shape and implement technology and business solutions

  • Use Agile engineering practices and various software development technologies to rapidly develop creative, high quality and efficient solutions that enhance Ascension's technology stack

  • Deliver product visualization based on input from Design Lead and Product Manager

  • Collaborate with other team members to translate business requirements into user stories

  • Write code and test scripts, and continuously deliver new / improved product functionality in an agile approach. Implement capabilities for automated test & upgrades

  • Create appropriate documentation as defined by the agile approach

  • Build Ascension's brand in the technology community


  • Deep knowledge of Kotlin and Android SDK.

  • Knowledge of consuming variety of RESTful APIs, SAML/OAuth/OIDC

  • Knowledge of testing frameworks such as JUnit and Espresso.

  • Knowledge of server side API development is a plus.

  • Mobile Applications and Development

Work Experience:

  • 3+ years of software development experience

  • Experience publishing mobile app in Google PlayStore.

  • Experience in agile development process, pair programming, continuous integration and deployment

  • Experience leveraging various design patterns, test-driven development, and automated testing frameworks

  • Experience using Git and Jenkins


What You Will Need


  • High school diploma/GED with 2 years of experience, or Associate's degree, or Bachelor's degree required

Work Experience:

  • 1 year of experience required.
  • 4 years of experience preferred.
  • 2 years of leadership or management experience preferred.

Equal Employment Opportunity

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