Parachute Health - Integration Engineer

In the U.S. alone, over 30 million patients per year are prescribed care via paper and fax. The ordering process is long, complicated, and yields a 83% error rate. Discharges are delayed and patients are having to spend more time in care facilities.

At Parachute Health, we’re pioneering a modern approach to healthcare communication. We’ve built a platform where clinicians, insurance companies and medical supply distributors coordinate care; empowering everyone to focus on getting their patients the treatment they need, when they need it.

In the year since launch, we’ve helped more than 70,000 patients. Founded and launched in New York, we’ve grown across 19 states and partnered with 4 of the top 10 ranked hospitals, 5 of the top 15 largest nursing facility chains and 5 of the 10 largest home health agencies.


  • Collaborate closely with both our internal engineering team and external stakeholders.

  • Develop, monitor, and maintain technical integrations between our customers’ EMRs and Parachute’s core systems.

  • Use a combination of standards-based and custom data interchange formats to achieve interoperability efficiently and effectively.

  • Develop internal tooling to facilitate interface analysis, testing, and monitoring.

  • Help evolve our engineering best practices.


  • 2-4 years experience working in a production environment.

  • At least 1 year hands-on experience working with HL7 2.x, FHIR, EDI X12 using an integration engine such as Mirth, Cloverleaf, Ensemble, etc. (We use Mirth.).

  • Proficient in a major scripting or object-oriented language (Javascript, Java, Python, Ruby, etc.).

  • Sound understanding of basic data structures, algorithms, relational databases, and web services.

Nice to Have

  • Familiar with AWS services (EC2, ECS, S3, RDS, etc).

  • Experience with Ruby on Rails.

  • Experience with project management.

How to apply

Send an email to jobs@parachutehealth.com along with your resume and tell us which role you’re applying for.