Senior Systems Developer



Software Engineering
Cambridge, MA, USA
Posted on Saturday, July 8, 2023

Senior Integration Developer, IRIS Data Platform Cambridge, MA

Position Overview

The Integration team builds native platform solutions that enable seamless connectivity between distributed systems. This development role in the Database Platforms department will contribute to the InterSystems IRIS, InterSystems IRIS for Health and InterSystems Health Connect products.

The Integration team needs a developer who can enhance and maintain platform system integration support including an integration engine for business processing, messaging adapters and system integration APIs.

You are encouraged to apply if this role sounds interesting to you, even if you have doubts about being a competitive candidate. InterSystems prides itself on investing in its team members.

This position is in the InterSystems headquarters in Cambridge, MA.


This developer will design technical solutions in collaboration with a small team of developers according to product requirements defined by a product manager. They will be responsible for implementing product changes as well as automated tests when appropriate. All work must follow the team’s development workflow including use of source control, code reviews and clear documentation. This developer will be responsible for the quality of their code.

They may also occasionally be required to clearly communicate with the release engineering team that is responsible for continuous integration infrastructure as well as product packaging and distribution.

The technology stack includes C++, Java, Python, ObjectScript and InterSystems IRIS.

Position Requirements

  • Enjoys working with a wide range of technologies in a fast-paced environment

  • Familiarity with fundamental networking concepts

  • Familiarity with distributed systems concepts

  • Self-motivated polyglot developer

  • Positively responds to feedback

  • Motivated by constant improvement

  • Aims to achieve excellence in their work

  • 2+ years of professional experience with C++, Java or a similar programming language

  • College degree in a technical field like Engineering or Computer Science

    Preferred Qualifications

  • Interested in transforming the integration tech stack for cloud deployment

  • Graduate degree or 5+ years of professional experience

  • Experience with ObjectScript

  • Experience with IRIS Interoperability

About InterSystems

Established in 1978, InterSystems provides innovative data solutions for organizations with critical information needs in the healthcare, finance, and logistics sectors and beyond. Our cloud-first data platforms solve interoperability, speed, and scalability problems for organizations around the globe. InterSystems also develops and supports data management in hospitals through the world’s most proven electronic medical record, as well as unified care records for health systems and governments through a powerful suite of healthcare data integration solutions. The company is committed to excellence through its award-winning, 24×7 support for customers and partners in more than 80 countries. Privately held and headquartered in Cambridge, Massachusetts, InterSystems has 25 offices worldwide. For more information, please visit