Software Engineer III - CMS - Contract
Job Details
Corporate Headquarters - Plymouth Meeting, PA
Bachelor's degree preferred
Information Technology

POSITION SUMMARY  Develop, test and document web, mobile and server-side cloud-based applications. Support ECRI Institute’s 50-year mission of advancing effective evidence-based healthcare worldwide. Partner closely with IT Platform & Software Engineers and our respected and accomplished business partners, all working together at ECRI’s scenic suburban world headquarters in Plymouth Meeting, PA. Benefit from a healthy work-life balance while staying on the leading edge of technology and thriving in an innovative startup-like culture minus the risk. Sleep well knowing you are helping achieve a world where safe, high-quality healthcare is accessible to everyone. This is a Contract position that is also virtual/remote work.


Reasonable Accommodations Statement

To accomplish this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform, with or without reasonable accommodation, each essential function satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to help enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. 

Essential Functions Statements(s)


  • Code new solutions based on business specifications.
  • Gather and document business requirements.
  • Support bug fixes and implement enhancements to existing systems.
  • Develop Unit and Functional tests of code modules.
  • Participate in team meetings and code reviews.
  • Create and troubleshoot simple to moderate level SQL scripts.
  • Adhere to ECRI platform, standards, and best practices.
  • Work within a team and independently when needed.

Minimum Requirements

  • 5-7 years of related, hands on experience in at least 4 modern languages and frameworks such as: C#, React, Web API, .NET Core, ASP.NETCore, Node.js, Elastic Search.
  • Experience with Testing Frameworks like Enzyme and Jest.
  • Experience with designing & writing SQL Server/T-SQL code using stored procedures and functions.
  • Experience with REST architectures, relational and NoSQL databases.
  • Experience with technologies such as Containers, Headless CMS (ex. Contentful) and Distributed Multi-Tenant Search Engines.
  • Experience with CI/CD pipelines.
  • Experience with agile methodologies.
  • Desire to learn and grow professionally.

Critical Skills

  • Ability to work independently in a fast-paced agile environment.
  • Ability to communicate effectively, learn from others, and adopt standards.
  • Ability to troubleshoot and effectively diagnose and fix problems in applications.

Beneficial Additional Knowledge and Skills (not required):

  • Healthcare business experience.
  • Experience with API data query and manipulation languages like GraphQL.
  • Experience with implementing tags and classification functionality to connect disparate types of Content.


  • Associate/Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related major.
  • OR:
  • Equivalent professional experience.


N (Not Applicable)

Activity is not applicable to this position.

O (Occasionally)

Position requires this activity up to 33% of the time (0 - 2.5+ hrs/day)

F (Frequently)

Position requires this activity from 33% - 66% of the time (2.5 - 5.5+ hrs/day)

C (Constantly)

Position requires this activity more than 66% of the time (5.5+ hrs/day)

Physical Demands


O                                           Lift/Carry


F                                             10 lbs or less      O


C                                            11-20 lbs             N

Manually Manipulate

C                                            21-50 lbs             N


O                                            51-100 lbs           N

Reach Outward

O                                            Over 100 lbs       N

Reach Above Shoulder



C                                             Push/Pull


N                                             12 lbs or less       N                                   


N                                             13-25 lbs             N

Squat or Kneel

N                                             26-40 lbs             N


N                                             41-100 lbs           N

Other Physical Requirements

  • Vision (Near)


  • Virtual Work Environment



Equal Opportunity Employer-Disability and Veteran