Philips Java Software Engineer in Alpharetta, Georgia

Your challenge

The Philips Wellcentive Application Development team is responsible for implementing innovative software solutions in the evolving Population Health Management space. We are an agile development environment, and leverage tools such as Java, BigData/Hadoop, and Mobile technology to provide our customers with comprehensive solutions. You will be part of a rapid growth development organization.

You will be responsible for hands-on development as part of a team of engineers. You will be expected to learn the code, functionality, and business purpose within a functional area of our application. You will be expected to support and enhance this area with high quality while adhering to coding standards.


  • Estimation, requirements analysis, problem solving, and detailed technical design will be key skills for this position.

  • Clear technical and business communication skills are essential.

  • Qualified candidates should have enterprise web/software development experience and substantial knowledge of Java and related web development technologies.

  • New feature development – design and development of innovative UI and services to support our rapidly changing business. You will be expected to develop and share functional expertise in your area(s) of responsibility

  • Ticket-based software support (Level 3/4) – tracking down functional issues, exceptions in system code and configuration errors

  • Development Process participation – contribute to ticket analysis, estimation, and execution as well as process and standards improvement activities

About Philips Wellcentive

Built from the ground up to help customers improve clinical, financial and human outcomes, Wellcentive’s population health management technology is cloud-based, scalable, and customized to meet the needs of providers, health organizations and payers. Wellcentive’s technology, insight and services help care teams measure and report performance and implement actionable workflow to drive value-based reimbursement and the transition from volume to value. Wellcentive has gained recognition as a leader in population health management in reports recently released by IDC Health, KLAS and Chilmark. Wellcentive aggregates data from more than 3,000 interfaces, and its solutions improve outcomes for over 23 million lives.

We are looking for

  • Enterprise Java/JavaScript (2+ years)

  • Angular JS or equivalent UI Frameworks

  • RDBMS (MySQL, Oracle or SQL Server)

  • Unix/Linux

  • REST


Preferred skills/experience:

  • Big Data experience

  • Agile development methodology

  • Healthcare experience

  • Healthcare Care Management or Financials experience

Philips is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, genetic information, creed, citizenship, disability, protected veteran or marital status.

As an equal opportunity employer, Philips is committed to a diverse workforce. In order to ensure reasonable accommodation for individuals protected by Section 503 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the Vietnam Veterans' Readjustment Act of 1974, and Title I of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, applicants that require accommodation in the job application process may contact 888-367-7223, option 5, for assistance.