Johnson & Johnson Careers

Lead Software Developer, Healthcare Technology

Providence, Rhode Island
Info Technology

Job Description

Requisition ID: 2379180131

Johnson & Johnson is currently recruiting for a Lead Software Developer, Healthcare Technology to be part of a fast-paced, innovative, and highly visible teams building web and mobile software to support our Healthcare Technology strategy. The position will be located in Providence, RI.


Caring for the world, one person at a time has inspired and united the people of Johnson & Johnson for over 125 years. We embrace research and science -- bringing innovative ideas, products and services to advance the health and well-being of people. Employees of the Johnson & Johnson Family of Companies work with partners in health care to touch the lives of over a billion people every day, throughout the world.


With $76.5 billion in 2017 sales, Johnson & Johnson is the world's most comprehensive and broadly-based manufacturer of health care products, as well as a provider of related services, for the consumer, pharmaceutical, and medical devices and diagnostics markets. There are more than 265 Johnson & Johnson operating companies employing approximately 126,500 people and with products touching the lives of over a billion people every day, throughout the world. If you have the talent and desire to touch the world, Johnson & Johnson has the career opportunities to help make it happen.


Thriving on a diverse company culture, celebrating the uniqueness of our employees and committed to inclusion.  Proud to be an equal opportunity employer


The Lead Software Developer will play a key role in developing Johnson & Johnson’s Digital Experience across brands, electronic media, and software delivery channels.


Key responsibilities include roles in software design, architecture, requirements analysis, investigation of new technologies, and software development. The software developer should have experience with object oriented programming principles, enterprise integration patterns, and agile software development practices – including scrum and test/business driven development.  He/she should have extensive experience with digital technologies: web/internet, PHP, Java, XML/xHTML, CSS, JavaScript, REST/JSON API consumption, API platforms, and database systems.  

  • A Bachelor's degree is required; A Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science is preferred. 
  • A minimum of 5 years of broad IT experience in web and internet technologies is required, preferably in a large global organization. 
  • Experience with API design and development including RESTful API design is required. 
  • Broad technical delivery experience is required. Strong experience with object-oriented development is required.
  • Experience with PHP, Java, JavaScript, HMTL5, and CSS3 is required. 
  • Experience with open source repositories (git) is required.
  • Proficiency in unit and functional testing is required.
  • Experience with jQuery, Backbone, Angular, REACT and node.js is preferred.
  • Big picture orientation with strong attention to detail is required.
  • Diverse experience with other object-oriented languages a plus: C++, C#
  • Experience with iOS or Android is a plus.
  • Experience working in an agile team and the ability to collaborate is required; working with Test/Business Driven Development is a plus.

Primary Location
United States-Rhode Island-Providence
Johnson & Johnson Services Inc. (6090)
Job Function
Info Technology
Requisition ID