Lead Front-End Engineer

San Francisco, CA
A future where healthcare is accessible and affordable for everyone. A future where patients are in control and can make informed decisions about their own bodies. A future where doctors can give more patients personalized care at lower costs. We’re building towards that future and empowering and educating our patients to take control of their own healthcare!

Nurx is looking for a proven leader to join our frontend team. You'll be responsible for technical decisions that impact our Ember webapp, designing and building features, developing engineering processes, and defining best practices. Candidates for this role will have tech lead or equivalent experience, are an expert in at least one modern JavaScript framework, and are passionate about writing readable, maintainable, and testable code.


    • Own the Ember.JS webapp
    • Define and evangelize best practices
    • Mentor frontend engineers
    • Oversee scoping and planning of all frontend projects
    • Own frontend testing infrastructure
    • Help develop integration testing infrastructure
    • Interview engineering candidates
    • Refine interview process to maximize predictive value


    • Expert in JavaScript
    • Expert in one or more modern JavaScript frameworks like Angular, Ember, React or Vue.js
    • Former lead developer (even defacto) or equivalent
    • Strong architecture and system design skills
    • Write readable, maintainable, testable, and performant code
    • Passion for software development processes and engineering culture
    • Can evaluate tradeoffs between implementation time, maintainability, and impact
    • Experience writing automated tests
    • Proficient in HTML and CSS/LESS/SASS
    • 5+ years experience working for a tech-focused company 
    • 2+ years experience working as a team lead for a tech-focused company


    • Multiple years experience working in a startup environment at a company with high growth
    • Expert in Ember. js


Our mission is to increase access to healthcare. We believe that control over your own healthcare is a human right, and something everyone deserves. We want to challenge the status quo and break down unnecessary barriers. Come join us! 

This position is full-time and based in San Francisco.