Staff Software Engineer, Clinical Data Platform

About Us

One Medical is a primary care solution challenging the industry status quo by making quality care more affordable, accessible and enjoyable. But this isn't your average doctor's office. We're on a mission to transform healthcare, which means improving the experience for everyone involved - from patients and providers to employers and health networks. Our seamless in-office and 24/7 virtual care services, on-site labs, and programs for preventive care, chronic care management, common illnesses and mental health concerns have been delighting people for the past fifteen years.

In February 2023 we marked a milestone when One Medical joined Amazon. Together, we look to deliver exceptional health care to more consumers, employers, care team members, and health networks to achieve better health outcomes. As we continue to grow and seek to impact more lives, we're building a diverse, driven and empathetic team, while working hard to cultivate an environment where everyone can thrive.

The Opportunity

As a Staff Engineer in our Data Department, you'll be architecting and building solutions that impact how we store, process and share data at the organization level and beyond. You will be responsible for setting standards and providing technical vision for our company-wide data flow. You'll work with teams across our engineering organization on a new event bus design and data processing infrastructure. Your core objective will be helping the company standardize our data processes and support our migration from the monolith to a service-oriented architecture with our clinical patient data stored in our Clinical Data Platform (CDP).

You'll design and build new functionality for the Clinical Data Platform, which is written in Go on top of DynamoDB and Elasticsearch and is designed to be the single source of truth for clinical data stored according to the FHIR R4 standard. You'll partner with stakeholders across the company in clinical quality, operations, internal & external interoperability, and engineering to drive the wider adoption of the platform across the organization and improve quality of care for our patients and our partners. You'll have the opportunity to help set the short and long term direction of not only CDP/FHIR but the whole organization including the future of healthcare data and interoperability.

Ultimately you'll help us drive industry-wide systems away from antiquated communication standards and encourage adoption of the latest and greatest healthcare standards. You'll drive mission critical projects forward by becoming a recognized go-to expert on FHIR standard, integration best practices, and by providing the tools that will enable other teams at One Medical and beyond.

What you'll work on:

  • Work on the clinical data ecosystem in the context of company-wide applications and define service oriented architecture around such data
  • Establish yourself as a go-to expert in FHIR standard and advise other teams on integration best practices
  • Build out messaging and streaming capabilities for the platform
  • Work closely with the clinical and product side to help design solutions and services with CDP a core source of data
  • Work on performance tuning, and operational resilience of the platform as well as collaborate with SRE and Infrastructure teams on observability and support

You'll be set up for success if you have:

  • 8+ years of professional development experience in a high-performing engineering organization
  • 4+ years of recent experience in leading design and implementation of services
  • Excellent communication skills to successfully collaborate with partners across the organization
  • Experienced in data-oriented design, service-oriented architecture, distributed systems and API best practices
  • At least 1 years of hands-on experience with Amazon AWS services or other major cloud providers (GCP, Azure, etc)
  • Hand-on experience with a variety of data store technologies at scale, such as; MySQL, Postgres, DynamoDB, Mongo, etc.
  • Familiar with DevOps

Not required, but would be great if you also had

  • Experience with GoLang, JavaScript, Python, Ruby on Rails
  • Familiarity with Agile methodology and Scrum or Kanban framework
  • Background in healthcare technology and interoperability standards (FHIR, CQL)
  • Experience with performance tuning to minimize latency and increase throughput
  • Familiarity with Elasticsearch in production at large scale
  • Experience with Terraform or similar infrastructure-as-code technology
  • Exposure to FHIRPath development
  • B.S. in Computer Science, Mathematics, Physics OR equivalent industry experience

Taking care of you today

  • Paid sabbatical after 5 and 10 years
  • Employee Assistance Program - Free confidential advice for team members who need help with stress, anxiety, financial planning, and legal issues
  • Competitive Medical, Dental and Vision plans
  • Free One Medical memberships for yourself, your friends and family
  • Pre-Tax commuter benefits
  • PTO cash outs - Option to cash out up to 40 accrued hours per year

Protecting your future for you and your family
  • 401K match
  • Opportunity to participate in company equity programs
  • Credit towards emergency childcare
  • Company paid maternity and paternity leave
  • Paid Life Insurance - One Medical pays 100% of the cost of Basic Life Insurance
  • Disability insurance - One Medical pays 100% of the cost of Short Term and Long Term Disability Insurance

This is a full-time remote role based in the United States. One Medicalis committed to fair and equitable compensation practices. The base salary range for this role is $152,000 to $260,000 Actual compensation packages are based on several factors that are unique to each candidate, including but not limited to skill set, depth of experience, certifications, and specific work location. The total compensation package for this position may also include annual performance bonus, RSUs, benefits and/or other applicable incentive compensation plans. For more information, visit



One Medical is an equal opportunity employer, and we encourage qualified applicants of every background, ability, and life experience to contact us about appropriate employment opportunities.

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