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Senior Java Developer






Health Gorilla is hiring a hands-on senior software engineer passionate about building a world-class Health Gorilla Clinical Network. You will work closely with every team at Health Gorilla, from marketing and sales to a product to research, scope, and implement new products and features on Health Gorilla Clinical Network. This role is very hands-on and requires a perfect combination of "big picture," solution-oriented mindset, and reliable software engineering skills. We are looking for someone with stable Java web application development and database background to participate in the product development.



·      Participate in all phases of Java development within the team

·      Responsible for overall project quality on any new development or enhancement

·      Facilitate design, implementation, delivery, and support across various solutions on Health Gorilla Clinical Network

·      Performed bugging, troubleshooting, modifications, and unit testing of applications and solutions.

·      Assess technical risks and come up with mitigation strategies

·      Develop new specs, documentation, participate in the development of technical procedures and user support guides



·       Familiarity with Health IT protocols and standards: FHIR, HIE, HL7, CCDA

·       Strong knowledge and experience in Core Java, Java Servlet APIs, caching, and messaging technologies

·       Database background is required; MongoDB experience is a plus

·       HTML/JavaScript knowledge and experience is required

·       Experience in design and development of large-scale applications

·       Familiarity with services andAPIs of Health Gorilla Clinical Network

·       Strong organizational and troubleshooting skills with attention to detail

·       Strong analytical ability, judgment, and problem analysis techniques

·       Interpersonal skills with the ability to work effectively in a cross-functional team



Founded in 2014, Health Gorilla is a secure interoperability solution that enables the entire health care ecosystem – patients, payers, providers, digital health solutions, and labs – to seamlessly share health data and aggregate each patient's full clinical history in one place. With enterprise-grade patient identity matching, an unparalleled patient index, and best-in-class security, the Health Gorilla network makes it easy for providers to pull their patient's information from any other clinical records system.

Headquartered in Silicon Valley, Health Gorilla works with health care organizations around the world, helping them gather the clinical data they need to deliver the best and most appropriate care for their patients. For more information, visit or follow us on Twitter @HealthGorilla.


We build solutions for developers and providers who serve on the front lines of care delivery. To serve our customers, we uphold certain values as a team. 

COMMITMENT: We commit ourselves fully to our customers, and, in many ways, we act as an extension of our customers. 

STANDARDS: We hold ourselves to the highest standards of integrity and honesty when it comes to supporting our customers, handling customer data, or building out new partnerships. 

LEARN MORE: We must remain bold with our ideas. We must continually explore new frontiers in interoperability and push the boundaries of possible, always in our customers' service.


We offer a variety of benefits that take compensation well beyond a paycheck. This includes traditional benefits and benefits you might not expect or know about, such as:

  • We offer all employees a competitive salary, bonus program, and stock options, enabling everyone to reap their work rewards.
  • Health Gorilla offers comprehensive coverage, including health, dental, vision, disability, and life insurance. 
  • We have a flexible vacation policy, allowing you to work from home and take as much time off as you need.
  • On your first day, you'll be equipped with the latest technology tools, keyboard, and desktop monitor. 
  • You'll also get plenty of Gorilla swag, including t-shirts, hoodies, and notebooks.
  • Upbeat, casual, and fun office environment and culture.
  • Company-sponsored events & happy hours.
  • Pup-friendly office.


We believe that diversity creates a healthier atmosphere: Health Gorilla is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law. 

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We’re looking for passionate employees who work well in a small, fast-paced environment and are committed to improving the quality of healthcare.