Platform Development Leader

This is a DRAFT in progress


The Platform Development Leader is an individual responsible for ensuring OpenMRS Platform is successful, has a clear road map, a process to inform that road map, and is progressing along that road map.


  • Dedication to the OpenMRS mission, vision, and values
  • Strong programming skills/experience relevant to OpenMRS programming
  • Good communication skills and ability to interact effectively with people from diverse cultures
  • Enough available, dedicated time to fulfill responsibilities


  • Chief advocate for the OpenMRS Platform
  • Overseeing the design, maintenance, and application of OpenMRS Platform
  • Defining and ensuring goals are met for platform development
    • Response to pull requests
    • Response to bugs
    • Response to development-related Talk topics