Senior UNIX Applications Developer Technical Lead

Date:  Nov 15, 2023

Any city, WI, US, 99999

Req ID:  17981

Be part of a team that unleashes the power of leading-edge technologies to help improve the health and well-being of those most vulnerable in our country and communities. Working at Gainwell carries its rewards. You’ll have an incredible opportunity to grow your career in a company that values work flexibility, learning, and career development. You’ll add to your technical credentials and certifications while enjoying a generous, flexible vacation policy and educational assistance. We also have comprehensive leadership and technical development academies to help build your skills and capabilities.




As an ​Senior UNIX Applications Developer Technical Lead at Gainwell, you can contribute your skills as we harness the power of technology to help our clients improve the health and well-being of the members they serve — a community’s most vulnerable. Connect your passion with purpose, teaming with people who thrive on finding innovative solutions to some of healthcare’s biggest challenges. Here are the details on this position.

Your role in our mission


Gainwell empowers you to help clients deliver better health and human services outcomes using innovative technology and solutions.


  • As a Senior Developer will serve as a Technical Lead working the technical team and client to answer questions regarding technical specifications and lead the technical design and delivery of the final solution.  
  • Awareness and understanding of the requirements and scope, and oversee the technical work on project(s) 
  • Assists the project manager with technical resource assignments. 
  • Assists developers with estimating and designing the technical solution for the project.  
  • Work in conjunction with the Gainwell Sponsor to ensure the technical solution aligns with the existing system while meeting account standards and quality expectations. 
  • Designs, develops, and maintains data processing applications which meet customer business needs and technical considerations.
  • As needed/possible codes, tests, and implements computer program in developmental and maintenance modes.
  • Defines system requirements and priorities with customers and ensures that daily needs are met.
  • Develops system and programming specifications.
  • Researches and resolves application production problems.
  • Monitors application performance and performs run time improvement functions.
  • Prepares system documentation.
  • Participates in code review. 

What we're looking for



  • 5+ years of applications development experience with some programming experience writing code using UNIX (C, C++, shell, editors). 
  • 2+ years of experience serving in a Technical Lead role.
  • Healthcare IT systems experience is highly desired (Eligibility, Interchange and/or PS2).
  • Experience working with relational databases to facilitate programming software (Oracle, SQL Server, other).
  • Able to communicate design with technical team and client/users.

What you should expect in this role


  • Opportunities to travel through your work (0-10%)
  • Fully remote opportunity with the option to work anywhere within the United States
  • Video cameras must be used during all interviews, as well as during the initial week of orientation






The pay range for this position is $80,000 - $100,000 per year, however, the base pay offered may vary depending on geographic region, internal equity, job-related knowledge, skills, and experience among other factors. Put your passion to work at Gainwell. You’ll have the opportunity to grow your career in a company that values work flexibility, learning, and career development. All salaried, full-time candidates are eligible for our generous, flexible vacation policy, a 401(k) employer match, comprehensive health benefits, and educational assistance. We also have a variety of leadership and technical development academies to help build your skills and capabilities.


We believe nothing is impossible when you bring together people who care deeply about making healthcare work better for everyone. Build your career with Gainwell, an industry leader. You’ll be joining a company where collaboration, innovation, and inclusion fuel our growth. Learn more about Gainwell at our company website and visit our Careers site for all available job role openings.


Gainwell Technologies is committed to a diverse, equitable, and inclusive workplace. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer, where all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical condition), sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with a disability, or other applicable legally protected characteristics. We celebrate diversity and are dedicated to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.