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Lead Software Engineer
Minnetonka, Minnesota  |  Remote, Onsite
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Applied on December 4, 2022
Job Id #60341 Posted November 4, 2022

Projects the candidate will be working on:

  • Messaging Services is a communications platform that provides APIs for SMS and Secure messaging capabilities for applications. SMS management and fulfillment service intended to centralize text communications between and customers.
  • As part of our Messaging Services team, in this role you will play a significant part in supporting SMS Manager platform.
  • You will interact with external communication vendor APIs in expanding platform capabilities.
  • This team provides great opportunity for growth in cloud development.

Ideal Background:

  • Healthcare background is desirable but not a requirement.
  • Ideal candidate would be one who can lead with design and hands-on implementation for delivering Azure cloud solutions
  • Experience developing highly scalable REST APIs


  • Hands on experience building scalable solutions in cloud environment
  • Experience working on streaming solutions using kafka
  • Experience with infrastructure as code tools like Terraform

Top Requirements:

  • Hands on experience with Ruby/Java
  • Azure cloud development experience
  • REST API experience

Team and Team size:

  • 9
  • 7 engineers, 2 product owner

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Lead development and architecture for capabilities in Foundational Capabilities suite of products
  • Design and build innovative technology in a large, distributed cloud environment and drive fundamental change in healthcare industry
  • Build technology that is performant, scalable, fault tolerant, cost effective and easy to operate and use
  • Drive engineering excellence and be a technology leader in the organization
  • Design and code the right solution that start off as broadly defined problems
  • Drive alignment by partnering with product managers and stakeholders and implement solutions that integrate with larger ecosystem and platform
  • Work in an agile environment to deliver high quality software

Required Qualifications

  • 5+ years of professional work experience
  • 5+ years of experience in Object Oriented Programming Languages like Java, Python, C#, etc.
  • 3+ years of experience working with Cloud technologies like Azure, AWS
  • 2+ years of experience in CI/CD using Jenkins, Azure DevOps, etc.
  • 2+ years of experience working with database technology
  • Experience in operating a cloud based, high scale production system

Preferred Qualifications:

  • System design experience (patterns and practices) for performant, scalable and cost effective microservice based architecture
  • Experience in cloud infrastructure provisioning using Terraform or similar automation
  • Experience working with Linux and big data technology
  • Experience developing front-end software using react or similar technologies
  • Experience in data pipelines and data integration
  • Experience working in healthcare domain
  • Adept at thinking abstractly and handling complex problems

Horizontal is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. We seek to provide employment opportunities to talented, qualified candidates regardless of race, color, sex/gender including gender identity and/or expression, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, disability, marital status, citizen status, veteran status, or any other protected classification under federal, state or local law.

In addition, Horizontal will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities. If you need to request a reasonable accommodation in order to complete the application or interview process, please contact

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