Job Board/Full Stack Product Engineer at DevotedHealth

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emoji of a money mouthWaltham, MAemoji of a pushpin$150,000-$175,000emoji of an envelopebretcococcia@devoted.comemoji of a clockMon Jun 01 2020
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We’re on a mission to change healthcare — how it’s paid for, delivered, experienced. We want to put people center stage, not process or profit. We are guided by a deep belief that every person on Medicare should be treated like we would treat a member of our own family: with loving care and a profound commitment to their health and well-being.

That’s why we’re gathering a whole bunch of smart, big-hearted people to create a new kind of healthcare company — one that combines compassion, health insurance, clinical care, and technology seamlessly.

We want to throw the long ball with people we love for a cause we believe in. Life is short. Join us.

Why Devoted:

Make a difference... a big difference. You will have the opportunity, in a unique and dynamic culture, to be a part of something incredibly meaningful. We’re a disruptive startup with an inspiring mission. Learn and grow alongside our world-class team of health care, technology, and data leaders, dedicated to building a health plan and clinical services that care for everyone like they were our own mothers or fathers. Our team and board members have decades of experience in health care entrepreneurship, data, technology, services, and policy. With their support, we look forward to building a health plan and clinical services that will give seniors easy access to the high-quality care they deserve.

A bit more about this role:

Technology does amazing things in our daily lives, yet often is a source of pain and confusion within health care. We want to empower Devoted to deliver a world-class member experience with simple, flexible technical systems. If we need to delve into the murky underbelly of health care IT to do that, we’re up for the challenge.

Our north star is not a specific technology, but rather the goal of continually increasing the leverage of every member of the team. We’re currently building with Go, PostgreSQL, gRPC, GraphQL, React, TypeScript, Terraform, and AWS; and we think it’s a pretty awesome stack.

We want engineer-owners with the judgment to simultaneously solve for short and long-term business value. We’re looking for folks who have worked in complex domains and systems, and come through it with some wisdom but most importantly humility. We want people who are passionate about building great technology to solve problems for users—our members, our colleagues, and ourselves.

Whether you have a health care background or not, we are excited to learn from and share knowledge with you. Our engineering leadership team includes seasoned alumni of health care and technology organizations spanning the public and private sector. Our co-founders deeply understand and care about good technology: Todd Park co-founded Athenahealth, a multi-billion-dollar health care technology company, and served as CTO of the U.S.; Ed Park was Athenahealth's founding engineer and served as its CTO, COO, and President of Services.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Building product features across a range of technologies

  • Working with subject matter experts to understand and design solutions to improve our members lives

  • Working with other members of the technology team to improve our technology platform

Attributes to Success:

  • Experience, coupled with a willingness to learn new things

  • You gravitate toward interesting, complex technical challenges

  • You are comfortable with uncertainty, and navigating ambiguity; and you have a desire to be close to business problems

  • You enjoy contributing individually; and possess the ability both to self-direct work and to collaborate with others on the technology team

  • You have an understanding of many technologies down to first principles, and a desire to add more to the list

Desired Skills & Experience

  • Ability to work in a fast-paced startup environment

  • 5+ years working as an individual technical contributor

  • Experience with our specific stack components a bonus, but not required

Learn more about our technology team HERE.

If you love running towards complex challenges and transforming them into solutions, if you want to make a potentially huge impact on many lives, and if you are looking for a disruptive startup with an inspiring and talented team, Devoted Health may be the place for you!

What is your Interview process like?

Recruiter call, technical assessment, hiring manager call, On- site interview consisting of behavioral based and technical questions along with lunch to get to know the potential team/candidate fit.

What efforts are you making in terms of increasing diversity & inclusion within your company?

Devoted is focused on creating and sustaining the most diverse and inclusive workforce. To support this we are bringing in other leaders who are pioneers in this space for fireside chats, Focusing on enabling our teams to work in a distributed manner which allows us to recruit the best and most diverse employees and allow them to work from where they live. We have unisex, gender neutral bathrooms and common areas, encourage open dialogue and actively participate in conferences and diversity focused hiring events.

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