Senior Software Engineer (Full-Stack with Front-End Focus) | Modern Health | $118k-$163k | Remote (US)

Senior Software Engineer (Full-Stack with Front-End Focus) | Modern Health | $118k-$163k | Remote (US)

118,000 - 163,000 / year
Remote US
Application ends: July 4, 2024
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Job Description

The Role

The benefit of working at a start-up is that you’ll be given lots of responsibility and the opportunity to have true ownership as we build out our products. This is a unique opportunity to use your coding powers to make a direct impact in people’s lives. We need a full-stack engineer to join our platform team, someone who can pick up and understand complex technical areas quickly, is enthusiastic about building new products, and can develop scalable systems in a maturing service-oriented architecture. We are hiring across Tech to: 

  • Create best-in-class member experiences, anchored on sustainable care products that blend innovative cost-effective care modalities, drive positive outcomes, and meaningful engagement
  • Offer enterprise capabilities required to fundamentally change the future of mental health care delivery, and ensure Modern Health drives positive outcomes at scale and across the globe
  • Empower our engineers to deliver software that is high-quality, secure, and scalable

This position is not eligible to be performed in Hawaii.

What You’ll Do

  • Full stack web application development with a focus on platform & engineering enablement
  • Define strategy for code/app performance, develop guidelines & best practices for the rest of the engineering organization
  • Evolve our testing (unit, integration, end to end) and work with other teams to adopt standards
  • Champion code quality, with an eye out for tracing, instrumentation, and metrics 
  • Implement web and mobile user experiences using React & React Native
  • Build and maintain GraphQL APIs powered by Python services (Django, Flask) 
  • Engineer efficient and reusable systems that drive complex web and mobile applications 
  • Maintain HIPAA and GDPR compliance and general security through best practice implementation 
  • Tackle tough design and product problems 
  • Work collaboratively with across teams & functional areas to deliver delightful user experiences 
  • Write and maintain technical documentation, unit tests, and integration tests 
  • Be a thought leader

Our Stack

  • React, React Native, Typescript, Redux, Webpack
  • GraphQL, REST
  • Python, Django, Flask, aiohttp 
  • PostgreSQL, Redis 
  • Docker
  • Amazon Web Services (AWS) including ECS, RDS, Cloudfront, etc.

Who You Are

  • 5+ years of relevant software development experience in one or more general purpose programming languages 
  • At least 2+ years of production experience in full stack web development including working with React, Javascript, Typescript, and Python
  • At least 2+ years of production experience in Python strongly preferred
  • Experience building and maintaining GraphQL and/or REST APIs
  • Experience with scaling relational databases (e.g. PostgreSQL) and writing performant queries 
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills 
  • Ability to work effectively with and mentor a distributed development team
  • Passion for building something to improve the lives of others
  • Experience leading and architecting large-scale projects as a technical thought leader

Bonus Points

  • Working with AWS or other cloud platforms
  • Working at a high growth startup 
  • Working on SaaS software 
  • Working in Health Tech or HR



  • Medical / Dental / Vision / Disability / Life Insurance 
  • High Deductible Health Plan with Health Savings Account (HSA) option
  • Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
  • Access to coaches and therapists through Modern Health’s platform
  • Generous Time Off 
  • Company-wide Collective Pause Days 

Family Support:

  • Parental Leave Policy 
  • Family Forming Benefit through Carrot
  • Family Assistance Benefit through UrbanSitter

Professional Development:

  • Professional Development Stipend

Financial Wellness:

  • 401k
  • Financial Planning Benefit through Origin

But wait there’s more…! 

  • Annual Wellness Stipend to use on items that promote your overall well being 
  • New Hire Stipend to help cover work-from-home setup costs
  • ModSquad Community: Virtual events like active ERGs, holiday themed activities, team-building events and more
  • Monthly Cell Phone Reimbursement