Associate Software Development Engineer

Headquartered in Dublin, Ohio, Cardinal Health, Inc. (NYSE: CAH) is a global, integrated healthcare services and products company connecting patients, providers, payers, pharmacists and manufacturers for integrated care coordination and better patient management. Cardinal Health™ WaveMark™ Solutions leverage predictive modeling and automated inventory management — coupled with expert support services — to empower a hospital's team to optimize clinical workflows and support product availability. This allows financial performance improvement and, most importantly, enhance patient safety.

We are looking for talented Software Developers to help build a high impact product. If you are someone who likes to be empowered to own features and thrives well in a high-velocity agile environment, Cardinal Health is the perfect fit for you. 
Responsibilities for this position include designing, testing, implementing, releasing, and supporting features that enable healthcare users to manage their inventory efficiently. You should have the ability to work directly with senior developers and software architects to analyze feature requirements and design, and to take ownership of implementation. 

The ideal candidate must have a mix of technical strength and business acumen. 
Candidate must be a strong self-starter and should enjoy collaborating with other team members. 


  • Some work experience or internship completed. 
  • Strong desire to solve problems. 
  • Strong desire to learn and improve relentlessly. 
  • Excellent organization and interpersonal skills. 
  • Experience writing clean code in multiple programming languages. 
  • Proficiency in design patterns and object-oriented design. 
  • Proficiency in data modeling and API design. 
  • Experience with relational databases highly preferred. 
  • Experience with RESTful web services. 
  • Java knowledge is a strong plus 
  • JavaScript knowledge is a plus 
  • Bachelor’s Degree in related field 
  • Good command of the English Language is required. 

Bonus Points 

  • Open-source project contribution. 
  • Experience with distributed computing and message-based systems. 
  • Experience with JavaScript frameworks (like Angular, React, or VueJS), Spring MVC, and Docker. 

What is expected of you and others at this level 

  • Apply your knowledge in the application of concepts, principles, and technical capabilities to perform varied tasks 
  • Be a generalizing specialist that primarily contributes your technical expertise in the design and construction of production-grade software, as well as eager to contribute in other areas your agile team needs help with to succeed 
  • Identify possible solutions to a variety of technical problems and take actions to resolve 
  • Receive general guidance may receive more detailed instruction on new projects 
  • Invite others to review your work for sound reasoning and accuracy

What Software Engineering contributes to Cardinal Health Software Engineering

  • Is responsible for designing, developing, implementing and supporting applications, systems and IT products required to achieve the company's business objectives. 
  • Demonstrates knowledge of software development techniques and fluency in software languages and application programming interfaces. 
  • Demonstrates general understanding of hardware/software platforms including but not limited to operating systems, databases, application servers, web servers and integration technologies. 
  • Plans and executes system implementations that ensure success and minimize risk of system outages or other negative production impacts. 
  • Demonstrates conceptual knowledge of architecture standards and database and operating systems. 
  • Analyzes production system operations using tools such as monitoring, capacity analysis and outage root cause analysis to identify and drive change that ensures continuous improvement in system stability and performance. 
  • Demonstrates knowledge of software development, life cycle, modeling of business processes, application design patterns, business/functional documents. Estimates to high level business requirements and provide options analysis

Candidates who are back-to-work, people with disabilities, without a college degree, and Veterans are encouraged to apply.

Cardinal Health supports an inclusive workplace that values diversity of thought, experience and background. We celebrate the power of our differences to create better solutions for our customers by ensuring employees can be their authentic selves each day. Cardinal Health is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, ancestry, age, physical or mental disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, pregnancy, veteran status, marital status, creed, status with regard to public assistance, genetic status or any other status protected by federal, state or local law.