Senior Backend Engineer

Santa Monica, CA
GoodRX
Full-time
POSITION: Senior Backend Engineer
LOCATION:, Santa Monica, CA

 
THE COMPANY: GOODRX (www.goodrx.com)
 
We are a 100+ person team funded by top-tier firms, based in Santa Monica, CA with satellite offices in San Francisco. We are a low-key but tight-knit group of hard-working people working to fix America's broken healthcare system. Americans spend over $400 billion per year on prescriptions and too many people simply can't afford the medications they desperately need. Join GoodRx and help us solve meaningful problems that help us make people’s lives better every day.


THE OPPORTUNITY: Senior Backend Engineer
 
GoodRx is looking for extremely smart and capable Senior Software Engineers, who are deft at working with a wide variety of technologies such as Python, Pyramid, MySQL, PostgreSQL on AWS, in a fast-paced and friendly environment.

MORE SPECIFICALLY...

    • You thrive on Python, Pyramid, MySQL, PostgreSQL - all hosted on AWS
    • Work closely with other developers to enhance infrastructure, improve reliability and efficiency 
    • Make smart engineering and product decisions based on data analysis and collaboration
    • Provide guidance and leadership to the team by setting standards for code quality and timeliness

THE REQUIRED EXPERIENCE/QUALIFICATION:

    • EDUCATION: Bachelor’s degree in CS, computer engineering or related field
    • EXPERIENCE: 3+ years of experience with Python required
    • Experience with relational and non-relational database technologies
    • Ability to independently manage one of our core functional areas
    • Self-motivated and detail-oriented
    • First-hand understanding of the full lifecycle development process, including business and functional requirements, developing technical designs, implementing scalable solutions, and design and analysis
    • Top-notch communication skills
    • Thrives in a fast-paced startup environment
WHY JOIN GOODRX?

Every day, GoodRx brings millions of Americans the lowest possible prices for prescription drugs. Our proprietary market-intelligence technology gathers current prices at more than 75,000 pharmacies to bring customers savings of up to 80% on their prescriptions. Since 2011, Americans have saved more than $3 billion using GoodRx. We are the #1 medical app on the iOS and Android app stores, and our products can help all Americans, insured or not.
 
We also offer:
 
·       A competitive compensation plan
·       A beautiful office located overlooking the ocean in Santa Monica
·       A casual, fun, relaxed, and entertaining work environment
·       Professional development opportunities
·       Great Health, Dental, Vision, and Life insurance
·       401K
·       Flexible schedule