Senior Software Engineer at Opencare

Opencare is on a mission to transform healthcare. We are building a data-driven doctor recommendation engine. In other words, we use millions of data points to connect you and your loved ones with healthcare providers who will get you healthy, faster.

We are:

  • The fastest growing healthcare discovery platform in North America, with over 150,000 healthcare providers.

  • Founded by serial entrepreneurs who have built and sold multiple companies.

  • A team of A-players that puts culture first:

  • Funded by top-tier US venture firms and angels (Formation 8, ff VC, Real Ventures, Collaborative Fund, and more)

In order to achieve our vision, we need a world-class engineering team that is creative, passionate, and user-focused. We are a technology company that happens to be in healthcare, and we treat ourselves as such.

At Opencare, you'll spend your days solving a wide variety of exciting product and business problems. This includes new feature development, data processing pipelines, scaling and infrastructure challenges, and growth initiatives. Our engineering team uses the most modern technology and processes available: we deploy to production 3+ times per day with our continuous delivery pipeline, we have efficient code review processes on Github, and we are extremely agile with our product planning lifecycle. You will constantly be challenged to learn new technologies, and be given the freedom to tackle problems on your own and learn by doing.

More about the role:

  • You will be responsible for developing and delivering high-impact, high-quality, well-tested software

  • You will solve problems across all areas of the business and not be siloed into a narrow area of focus

  • You will own your own goals and be accountable to the work you accomplish and how it positively impacts the business

  • You will collaborate closely with the engineering team and our CTO to solve complex problems in efficient and scalable ways

  • You will show leadership in the engineering organization by contributing to strategic technology decisions, exploring new technologies that can be leveraged internally, and pairing with other team members to mutually grow your skill sets

  • You will be working with modern technology throughout our entire stack (Node.js, Angular, Postgres 9.4, SASS, etc.)

  • You will directly impact business metrics for a product that is used across North America by hundreds of thousands of people.

About you:

  • You have 3+ years of professional software development experience in Node.js, Ruby, or Python

  • You love to write tests and if someone asks you to review their untested code, your natural inclination is to give them a stern talking to

  • You have a very strong understanding of computer science (through a university degree or otherwise) and can pass a whiteboard interview with our CTO

  • You have built web software that is used by a large number of users, and understand the nuances and challenges related to scalable systems

  • You have worked in agile development environments, have experience with product development lifecycles, and are accustomed to working with product management tools (eg. Pivotal, JIRA)

  • You know how the Git workflow works and have been using it to deliver code

  • You currently work in a small-to-medium sized organization, and you have worked on development teams of 5 people or larger

Bonus points for:

  • Tech startup experience

  • Experience with customer funnels and customer behaviour analytics tools (eg. Mixpanel)

  • Experience with A/B testing

  • Knowledge of UI/UX and design

  • Experience working in a healthcare or wellness related industry

  • Solid foosball/jitz or ping pong abilities

At Opencare, you'll have:

  • Limitless personal growth - we pay for conferences and training, set you up with mentors in the Silicon Valley, organize and host tech and digital health events, and more.

  • Equity options - everyone who works at Opencare owns a part of Opencare.

  • Competitive compensation - we don’t want you to worry about your bills, we’d rather you focus on changing the world.

  • Full health benefits - dental, vision, prescription drugs, massage. We'll hook you up with the best health providers.

  • Shiny new equipment - get the tools you need to be at the top of your performance.

  • Unlimited vacations & sick days - we work really hard, but we also make sure we have time to recharge.

  • Healthy snacks and relaxing drinks - snack bar and fridge full of healthy snacks to keep you charged throughout the day, as well as some adult beverages to unwind at the end

  • Fun team environment - we share a passion for our work and also know how to have fun (office scooters, ping pong table, foosball, Jays & TFC games, team offsites, etc.)

  • Great downtown location - we have a spacious, open-concept office right at Richmond and Bay.

We’re looking for extraordinary individuals with a passion to make a difference, and the determination to make it happen.