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Job Description:

LiveData is seeking a talented Python Software Development Engineer for our Cloud Engineering team. You should have solid AWS skills and strong Python knowledge, including asyncio, and be ready to make a real impact within a team of highly skilled engineers.

LiveData engineers develop surgical planning and coordination solutions that allow surgeons and hospitals to plan accurately, then safely perform surgery. Our solutions leverage the intricacies and relationships of day-of-surgery data to optimize hospital staff and resources for the most efficient and safest patient surgical journey. This allows hospitals and surgery centers to leverage their most profitable resource: the Operating Room (OR) suite. 

Using AWS technology, we’ve built our perioperative system of engagement to seamlessly interface with major Electronic Health Records (EHRs) to offer OR staff the best possible user experience for capturing and communicating perioperative documentation. LiveData affords nurses time to do what they do best: provide unparalleled day-of-surgery patient care while addressing their growing EHR documentation burden. 


  • Translate application storyboards and use cases into functional applications
  • Design, build, and maintain efficient, reusable, and reliable Python code
  • Ensure the best possible performance, quality, and responsiveness of applications
  • Identify bottlenecks and bugs, and devise solutions to these problems
  • Help maintain code quality, organization, and automation

This role can be on-site, hybrid, or fully remote, but with a preference for local candidates.

Skills, Experience & Education Needed:


  • 3+ years of Cloud Software development experience
  • Strong Python coding skills
  • Relevant experience with backend AWS services (including Lambda and ECS Fargate)
  • Knack for writing clean, readable, efficient, unit-tested, and fully documented code
  • Proven delivery experience with Agile/Scrum teams


  • Healthcare experience is desirable but not required
  • Strong C# coding skills and Net Core ecosystem are desirable but not required
  • BS degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or 3+ years of Healthcare or Cloud software development in lieu of a degree
  • Knowledge of modern DevOps technologies (e.g. Docker, AWS CDK, TerraForm) and CI/CD
  • Experience with AWS - Lambda functions, DynamoDB, SQS, etc.
  • Understanding of deployment plans and resource integration techniques
  • Knowledge of any other elements of the technical stack is a plus; includes SQL Databases, JavaScript, HTML, REST, GitHub, DockerJIRA, Confluence, Swagger

Why LiveData?

Surgery is one of the most challenging times in most people's lives. This is a rare opportunity to help build leading-edge cloud-based surgical software producing a meaningful impact on improving patient outcomes. 

LiveData PeriOp Manager is our AWS serverless solution that makes surgery safer for patients and easier for surgeons to deliver. With the trust of customers, including Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center and the Veterans Administration, we've already helped manage over a million surgeries. We are a small team looking for people ready to have a big impact. Sound like you?

About Us  

LiveData develops and deploys healthcare IT solutions, focusing on surgical workflows, to enhance productivity and safety for hospitals and Ambulatory Surgery Centers (ASCs).  LiveData PeriOp Manager provides the most comprehensive real-time logistics solution designed for clinicians to optimize surgical workflows. The need to increase productivity has become even more critical due to ongoing staff shortages and COVID-related disruptions.

LiveData PeriOp Manager integrates with Electronic Health Record (EHR) systems to enable high-performance clinical teams to complete more surgeries per day with the same staff and resources, providing millions of dollars of incremental margins, along with increased patient safety.  LiveData solutions provide significant benefits to patients, providers, and payers.  

Installed at 80 hospitals and 675 operating rooms that have performed over 1 million surgeries using the LiveData solution.  Leading medical institutions, including Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, community hospitals, and over 75 Veterans Health Administration facilities, have selected the LiveData solution to improve patient safety, team communication, perioperative access, and efficiency.

LiveData is profitable, debt-free, and has well-established customers and a meaningful mission to help improve surgery.  LiveData was selected by Modern Healthcare as one of the 2022 Best Places to Work in Healthcare.

LiveData is headquartered in Boston, Massachusetts. 

Our attractive small company benefits and culture include

  • Competitive salary package
  • A fun, collaborative environment
  • A real entrepreneurial spirit, drive, and mission to make a tangible difference in the world
  • Hybrid schedule, working remotely some or all of the time 
  • 100% healthcare, vision, and dental benefits, along with a matching 401K

To be considered for this important role, please send your cover letter and resume to We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.