Junior Software Engineer (Internship)


Software Engineer Internship

BHE's mission is to improve healthcare through innovative analytics. Our team has built a next-generation analytics platform, Instant Health Data (IHD), to bring researchers together to generate insights into improving population health, quality of care, and managing costs.

Our engineering team is seeking a Junior Software Engineer (intern/co-op opportunity) to join our engineering team. In undertaking this challenge, our junior engineer will be at the forefront of the latest technologies, learn about large-scale, new and emerging data sources, and help BHE maintain its leadership position. Our engineering team works in a fast-paced, rapid-learning environment with leaders in software development, working with massive data sets, and healthcare data analytics. In our environment, everyone is encouraged to make a difference. Join us as we design and build a cutting-edge health analytics platform that that allows researchers to process hundreds of millions of records via our intuitive web front end.

This internship/co-op has a minimum of a twelve (12) week duration. Internship will begin May/June 2020.


  • Design, build, and maintain a highly scalable web analytics platform
  • Ensure that the platform meets business requirements and industry practices for security and privacy
  • Write queries/jobs/functions to feed and enhance the data pipeline
  • Recommend ways to improve data reliability, efficiency and quality
  • Integrate new technologies and software engineering tools into existing platform
  • Assist customer support team with analytics and software inquiries


  • Pursuing degree or recent grad - BS degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Math, or related technical/science field
  • Previous experience with Java, Ruby, Node.js, and/or JavaScript
  • Previous experience working in a Linux environment
  • Familiarity with web technologies (HTML, CSS)
  • Familiarity with networking fundamentals (SSH, DNS, TCP, etc.)
  • Authorized to work in the US without sponsorship now or in the future


  • SQL experience (NoSQL experience a plus, MongoDB, ElasticSearch, Cassandra)
  • Economics, statistics, or math or background
  • Eager to learn new systems and technologies

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