Senior Software Engineer
Backend
Posted on 2/6/2024
HealthJoy

201-500 employees

Mobile platform connecting users to optimal healthcare benefits
Company Overview
HealthJoy stands out as an employer due to its commitment to simplifying healthcare through its intuitive mobile application, which integrates a comprehensive range of benefits and virtual care options. The company's competitive advantage lies in its unique blend of technology and human concierge service, providing personalized healthcare navigation to ensure optimal provider selection, cost savings, and overall health outcomes. As an industry leader, HealthJoy's flexible, plan-agnostic approach allows it to adapt and grow with the evolving benefits offerings of its clients, demonstrating a dedication to continuous improvement and employee satisfaction.

Company Stage

Series D

Total Funding

$108.5M

Founded

2014

Headquarters

Chicago, Illinois

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

0%

1 year growth

0%

2 year growth

24%
Locations
Remote in USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Python
SQL
AWS
FastAPI
Flask
CategoriesNew
Software Engineering
Requirements
  • 5+ years experience building and shipping scalable applications in Python
  • Track record of developing on backend frameworks such as Asyncio, FastAPI, Flask, SQL Alchemy, or equivalent
  • Experience in a CI/CD pipeline
  • Experience working in a microservices architecture
  • At ease in the AWS ecosystem
  • Experience participating in the architecture and design of new and existing products
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
Responsibilities
  • Lead and collaborate architectural decisions and design best practices
  • Envision, build and implement new features into the HealthJoy platform
  • Collaborate with engineering and product team members to improve quality and velocity
  • Write high quality code in Python language that is easy to maintain and test
  • Creating a scalable solution to serve our growing user base
  • Coach the team on development and testing best practices
  • Lead troubleshooting of critical production incidents and other customer issues in Production, towards resolution and drive continuous improvement of code quality and technology adaptations
  • Exhibit accountability at both a personal and team level
Desired Qualifications
  • Insatiable curiosity to learn new software principles, technologies, and tools
  • Passionate in collaborating with developers and testers; distributed team experience will be a plus