Software Engineer, Appriss Health at Appriss
Jeffersontown, KY, US / Washington, DC, US


OpenBeds is a platform that identifies, unifies and tracks all behavioral health resources to create a single common network, facilitate rapid referrals and foster collaboration among mental, health, substance use and medical providers. Our customers include small treatment facilities, large health systems, and governments who want to leverage technology to improve care delivery.

This critical position will be a part of a creative team that is responsible for all aspects of ongoing systems development life cycle from initial specification, development, testing and launching, and maintenance.


Summary of Duties

As Software Engineer, you will be a part of a creative team that is responsible for all aspects of ongoing systems development life cycle from initial specification, development, testing and launching, and maintenance. Duties include:

  • Using PHP/LAMP framework, writes code, completes programming, and performs testing and debugging of applications
  • Completes documentation and procedures for installation and maintenance
  • May interact with users to define system requirements and/or necessary modifications

The position can be located in Washington DC or Louisville KY.


Minimum Requirements   


  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science or a related field or equivalent experience.


Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, Experience, or Characteristics.    

  • 3 to 4 years of software development experience, preferably utilizing PHP technologies.
  • Experience utilizing LAMP stack
  • Preferred solid skill set in PHP, Linux, HTML/CSS, JavaScript, JQuerry, AJAX, & MySQL.
  • Experience using PHP open source frameworks like CodeIgniter, Laravel, other related frameworks
  • Full stack developer, implementing web solution with cross browser supports.
  • Good communication skills, verbal & written


Helpful / Preferred

  • Good understanding of database architecture and utilizing SQL statements
  • Experience in object-oriented design and development utilizing PHP open sources
  • Deployment/Integration experience
  • Experience using AWS infrastructures




Physical and Mental Requirements

Job is physically comfortable; individual has discretion about walking, standing, etc.

Job requires a very high level of judgment, exceptional analytical ability and creativity in investigating major problems that require original and highly innovative solutions. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform essential functions.



Some travel may be involved for both training and customer facing issues.



The preceding job description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.


Equal Opportunity Employer - M/F/V/H




Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities

The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information.

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