Project Manager, Software and Data Engineer



Operations, Data Science
Virginia, USA · McLean, VA, USA · United States
Posted on Sunday, June 23, 2024

As the largest and leading value-based kidney care company, Somatus is empowering patients across the country living with chronic kidney disease to experience more days out of the hospital and healthier at home.

It takes a village of passionate and tenacious innovators to revolutionize an industry and support individuals living with a chronic disease to fulfill our purpose of creating More Lives, Better Lived. Does this sound like you?

Showing Up Somatus Strong

We foster an inclusive work environment that promotes collaboration and innovation at every level. Our values bring our mission to life and serve as the DNA for every decision we make:

  • Authenticity: We believe in real dialogue. In any interaction, with patients, partners, vendors, or our teammates, we are true to who we are, say what we mean, and mean what we say.
  • Collaboration: We appreciate what every person at Somatus brings to the table and believe that together we can do and achieve more.
  • Empowerment: We make sure every voice gets heard and all ideas are considered, especially when it comes to our patients’ lives or our partners’ best interests.
  • Innovation: We relentlessly look for ways to improve upon the status quo to continuously deliver new solutions.
  • Tenacity: We see challenges as opportunities for growth and improvement — especially when new solutions will make a difference for our patients and partners.

Showing Up for You

We offer more than 25 Health, Growth, and Wealth Work Perks to help teammates learn, grow, and be the best version of themselves, including:

  • Subsidized, personal healthcare coverage (medical, dental vision)
  • Flexible PTO
  • Professional Development, CEU, and Tuition Reimbursement
  • Curated Wellness Benefits supporting teammates physical and mental well-being
  • Community engagement opportunities
  • And more!

The Project Manager, you will play a crucial role in project planning, executing, risk/mitigation, preparing performance KPI, project dashboards, and implementing project management best practices.


  • Apply project management framework, liaise with stakeholders across the organization/client group to achieve project outcome.
  • Create and maintain project time frames, budget estimates.
  • Prepare and report project status on a regular basis, including performance metrics.
  • Monitor and report project progress ensuring adherence to deadlines and budget constraints.
  • Identify risks and issues, ensure timely resolution, escalate as required.
  • Collaborate with other development team members, synchronizing development efforts.
  • Determining and overseeing consistent testing, evaluation, and troubleshooting of all products in all stages of completion.
  • Ensure adherence to source code development standards and source code version control processes.
  • Collaborate with data/ product engineers to deliver robust solutions that drive powerful experiences for clients.

Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities, and activities may change at any time with or without notice.


Required Education and Experience:

  • Bachelor's degree in related field.
  • Requires technical expertise in software development, data engineering.
  • Strong project management skills, and effective communication to ensure the successful delivery of projects on time and within scope.
  • Minimum 6+ years of professional software engineering experience.
  • PMP/Safe certifications preferred.
  • Proven experience with agile techniques to manage workload.
  • Ability to ask questions of technical experts to ascertain information.
  • Ability to have a flexible perspective when approaching familiar and unfamiliar work projects.
  • 1+ years of EPIC integration experience required.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • Skilled in multiple types of project management frameworks and methodologies, such as Agile & Scrum.
  • Proficient in project management tools and software (MS Projector similar).
  • Ability to communicate effectively, both orally and writing.
  • Ability to work cross-functionally to implement technology/ software solutions.
  • Working knowledge of technology-related issues and how they might impact assigned work or client.

Other Duties

Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice. Our priority is the health and safety of our members, colleagues, partners, and community. Proof of COVID-19 Vaccination is required for employment. If you are unable to be vaccinated for medical reasons or sincerely-held religious beliefs, we will consider requests for reasonable accommodations consistent with our policy, and where we are able to provide such accommodations without undue hardship to the company pursuant to applicable law. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Somatus, Inc. provides equal employment opportunity to all individuals regardless of their race, color, creed, religion, gender, age, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by state, federal, or local law. Further, the company takes affirmative action to ensure that applicants are employed, and employees are treated during employment without regard to any of these characteristics. Discrimination of any type will not be tolerated.