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Sanford Health Lead Software Engineer in Sioux Falls, South Dakota

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Sanford Health is one of the largest and fastest-growing not-for-profit health systems in the United States. We're proud to offer many development and advancement opportunities to our nearly 50,000 members of the Sanford Family who are dedicated to the work of health and healing across our broad footprint.

Facility: Stevens Center Building
Location: Sioux Falls, SD
Address: 900 East 54th St N, Sioux Falls, SD 57104, USA
Shift: Day
Job Schedule: Full time
Weekly Hours: 40.00
Starting Rate: $40.00

Job Summary

Directs day-to-day work prioritization, and provides input on team development and direction. Plans, organizes, coordinates, and participates in design, development, testing, implementation, update and support of complex software application systems and associated tools to ensure the needs of Sanford Health and its affiliates are met. Leads projects regarding application analysis, coding, testing and enhancement. Job DescriptionThe Lead Software Engineer guides teams to solve significant problems and issues. Clarifies, interprets, and analyzes complex information and develops recommendations for management consideration. Must have good communication skills both written a verbal. Experience interfacing with Executive Leadership required. Provides guidance and mentorship to all engineers. Comes with a mindset of innovation and introduces new technologies where needed. Proactive in identifying gaps in development and encourages/ drives the team towards development practices which minimizes technical debt. Has good knowledge and working experience in state-of-the-art technologies to deliver enterprise grade software and has a passion / enthusiasm for new technologies. Hands-on experience and wiliness to work along with other engineers in the team. Architects and designs technology solutions for business requirements. Extensive knowledge of relational databases, document database, Object Oriented programming, Ruby, JavaScript, XML, SQL, XHTML, designing, Architecting and developing web, mobile and/or Windows applications, operating systems and their tool sets, and customer business functions and terminology. Working experience / knowledge on cloud utilizing services from major cloud providers like AWS and Azure. Developing application in a containerized ecosystem, and complete grasp of SSDLC.


Bachelor's Degree in a computer-related field required. Master's degree preferred.

Five years of related experience required.

Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certified or ITIL experience preferred.


Sanford Health offers an attractive benefits package for qualifying full-time and part-time employees. Depending on eligibility, a variety of benefits include health insurance, dental insurance, vision insurance, life insurance, a 401(k) retirement plan, work/life balance benefits, sick leave and paid time off. To review your benefit eligibility, visit .

Sanford is an EEO/AA Employer M/F/Disability/Vet. If you are an individual with a disability and would like to request an accommodation for help with your online application, please call 1-877-673-0854 or send an email to .

Sanford Health has a Drug Free Workplace Policy. An accepted offer will require a drug screen and pre-employment background screening as a condition of employment.

Job Function: Information Technology
Req Number: R-83131
Featured: No