Software Engineering Manager - Applications

San Mateo, CA /
Technology – Engineering /
Full-time
The Company

WithMe Health provides a medication guidance solution that replaces legacy Pharmacy Benefit Managers (PBMs) by using modern technology and rich datasets to consistently apply proven science and create individualized experiences for employees and their families. WithMe Health’s solution is unlike any other medication guidance solution in the market today: it is proactive, adaptive, convenient, and engaging.

The company was formed in 2018 to address the growing challenges and unmet needs that employers and employees face with legacy PBMs: misaligned business models, frustrating interactions, unknown outcomes, high costs, and a lack of real transparency. Having raised $40 million + in financing from Oak HC/FT and other leading VC, WithMe Health is poised for significant growth while disrupting the $453 billion PBM industry and is looking to build out its team to help achieve this growth.

Role:
WithMe is looking for a Software Engineering Manager to build and lead our local and offshore Application Engineering teams. The ideal candidate will have an advanced knowledge of software engineering principles and experience in building API’s utilizing distributed architecture paradigm. You have a proven track record of building and leading onshore and offshore teams. Your team is responsible for building robust, intuitive APIs and front end applications for displaying and managing our data. As a hands-on Engineering Manager, you will be responsible for timely delivery of projects, and will lead the architecture, design and development of features that allow our pharmacy guides and members to interact with our data and insights. Our tech stack leverages modern technologies like ReactJS, React Native, Postgres, ElasticSearch, AWS, Kafka, Cassandra, Docker, Kubernetes, Jenkins. This position is onsite at our San Mateo, CA office.

Responsibilities:
* Leading research and development projects that produce new designs, products and processes, developing detailed plans for new designs and products
* Hiring, supervising and mentoring staff
* Checking their team’s work for technical accuracy and timeliness
* Coordinating work with other managers in technology and business
* Participate actively in system design, technology selection and code quality assurance
* Design, develop and maintain our REST APIs, front-end web applications, and native apps
* Design, build, and iterate on interfaces, with a strong sense of the entire user experience
* Play an actively role in maturing the process, tools and skills 
* Improve the code quality using continuous integration, automated testing and code reviews
* Keep abreast of latest complementary programming languages, development methodologies, user interface design techniques, and database tools
* Perform periodic reviews for staff and build their career path

Qualifications and Experience: 
* 10+ years of experience in software development with leading large scale projects from ideation to implementation
* 3+ years of experience in leading engineering teams
* Expert in building delightful, intuitive, scalable APIs in any language/framework (e.g python, node.js, .net, java)
* Deep experience with ElasticSearch
* Working knowledge of SQL and NoSQL databases such as PostgreSQL, Cassandra, MongoDB, etc
* Excellent quantitative, analytical and communication skillsExperience building, releasing, and monitoring native apps on the Apple / Google Play store
* Experience in contributing to Front-End apps in a modern JavaScript framework (React/React-Native/Angular) and excited to work across the entire stack whenever possible
* Experience on Cloud Technologies especially AWS
* Passionate about code quality (including reviewing other people’s code), readability, and unit testing
* Healthcare experience dealing with complex datasets; Claims, EHR, Labs, Genomics, etc is a plusExperience with Healthcare Information exchange standards like X12 EDI, FHIR, HL7, etc is a plus
* Startup experience is a must

Education: Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related field, Masters preferred

Licensure: N/A