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Wolters Kluwer
in Chicago, IL, United States
Permanent, Full time
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Wolters Kluwer
in Chicago, IL, United States
Permanent, Full time
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Software Developer
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Are you driven to develop products that impact people's health and lives? Do you want to use your skills and talent to make a meaningful impression on healthcare and improve patient outcomes? If your answer is yes, come and join our dynamic team of awesome designers, clinicians, technologists, and product managers who all share the same passion as you!

As part of the Wolters Kluwer Health Clinical Effectiveness team and based in the heart of Chicago, this role is critical to building and developing a leading patient engagement product portfolio for a top global healthcare technology company.

This is an exciting opportunity to join Wolters Kluwer Health, an established fast-growing and innovation-driven healthcare information technology company working on the front lines of clinical care, in the role of a Software Developer.  Reporting into our Development Manager, you will play an important role in our efforts to build and maintain our applications. The Software Engineer will be responsible for developing, maintaining, enhancing and extending several mission critical Java-based applications. This is a tremendous opportunity for someone with a passion for development to help transform the core technology of a leading healthcare information technology company.


  • Develop, maintain, enhance, and extend several critical applications (frontend and backend).
  • Plan and execute development-related tasks within an Agile/Scrum environment.
  • Solve analytical problems both independently and with peers as the situation requires.
  • Triage, troubleshoot, quantify, and resolve Level 3 incidents. Work with the Customer Support, Development, Project Management, and Product Management organizations to address Level 3 incidents as they align with projects, releases, patches, and other efforts
  • Recognize patterns of Level 3 incidents and potential root causes, and advocate for investigation and/or holistic fixes
  • Work with the Engineering team, Product Owners, developers, and other team members to gain a comprehensive understanding of existing products and features.  
  • Remain current with evolving industry trends and technologies.
  • Examine operational activities and tech debt scenarios that would benefit from new ideas or automation to reduce inefficiency and errors. Advocate quality and productivity-focused approaches.
  • Follow best practices and standards for coding.


Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Science or equivalent field.

Experience & Skills:

  • 5+ years of software development experience.
  • Experience with server-side development technologies and J2EE frameworks such as Spring, JDBC, Apache web server, Tomcat and JBoss.
  • Experience using HTML/CSS/JavaScript to implement modular, high performance, and functional user interfaces.
  • Experience with SOAP/REST Webservices and ORM frameworks like Hibernate.
  • Experience working with web UI frameworks such as AngularJS, Angular, ReactJS, jQuery, and Bootstrap.
  • Working knowledge of SOA or micro-service architectures
  • Experience with automated unit testing.
  • Experience with project management and CI/CD solutions (Ex. Jira, Jenkins, etc.)
  • Experience with tools like SVN, Git, Eclipse, IntelliJ, and Maven.
  • Strong knowledge of SQL.
  • Excellent analytical and debugging skills, with strong attention to detail
  • Collaborative development experience with other developers, QA engineers, and business stakeholders

Other Duties: Performs other duties as assigned by supervisor

Travel requirements: Occasional business travel may occur.

Posted 6 Days AgoFull timeR0011376

Wolters Kluwer (WKL) is a global leader in professional information, software solutions, and services for the health, tax & accounting, finance, risk & compliance, and legal sectors. We help our customers make critical decisions every day by providing expert solutions that combine deep domain knowledge with advanced technology and services.

Wolters Kluwer reported 2019 annual revenues of €4.6 billion. The group serves customers in over 180 countries, maintains operations in over 40 countries, and employs approximately 19,000 people worldwide. The company is headquartered in Alphen aan den Rijn, the Netherlands. Wolters Kluwer shares are listed on Euronext Amsterdam (WKL) and are included in the AEX and Euronext 100 indices.

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Wolters Kluwer and all of its subsidiaries, divisions and customer/business units is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or any other protected status.

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