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Mental Health Platform for Innovative Companies

Senior Software Engineer, Back-End

$110k – $150k • 0.1% – 0.2%
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Passionate about making a positive impact in people's lives? We empower people to take an active role in their emotional well-being. We're looking for exceptional people to join our team in San Francisco, CA.

Because our team is small, you'll be given lots of responsibility and the opportunity to have true ownership as we build out the product. This is a unique opportunity to use your coding powers to make a direct impact in people's lives. We need a back-end engineer who can pick up and understand complex technical areas quickly, is enthusiastic about building new products, and can write scalable/high-performance code on the backend.

Key Responsibilities:
- Build and maintain the backend of a RESTful API written in Django 2
- 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 cross-functionally with design and product to deliver delightful user experiences
- Write and maintain technical documentation, unit tests, and integration tests
- Provide technical leadership in domain areas

Our Stack:
- Python, Django
- PostgreSQL, Redis
- nginx
- React, TypeScript, Redux, Webpack
- Docker, Kubernetes

- 5+ years of relevant software development experience in one or more general purpose programming languages
- 2+ years of production experience in Python and Django
- Experience building single-page web applications
- Experience building and maintaining RESTful APIs
- Experience with scaling RDBMS's and writing performant queries
- Experience with at least most of the tools in the back-end of our stack
- Excellent written and verbal communication skills
- Ability to work effectively with a distributed development and ops team
- Passion for building something to improve the lives of others

Bonus points if you have experience in:
- Linux system administration
- Working at a high growth startup
- Working on SaaS software
- Working in Health Tech or HR

Modern Health is a benefits platform that helps companies care for their employees' emotional well-being. 68% of employers report mental health issues (up from 55% in the past year). From career path guidance to emotional health support, we help employees no matter what their goals are. Modern Health increases engagement by lowering the barriers to support, identifying an employee's needs, and connecting them to appropriate care.


Amazing health benefits (medical, dental, vision) for you and your family

Mental health

Mental well-being stipend


Unlimited PTO

Catered lunches and snacks

Awesome office with snacks and catered lunch in the Financial District

Career growth

Unlimited career growth opportunity

Dedicated team

Passionate team dedicated to making a positive impact

Impact on lives

You will directly impact the lives of millions

Moving expenses

Relocation package

Modern Health at a glance

Mental Health Platform for Innovative Companies

Modern Health focuses on Healthcare, B2B, Health and Wellness, and Mental Health. Their company has offices in San Francisco. They have a small team that's between 11-50 employees. To date, Modern Health has raised $42.4M of funding; their latest round was closed on January 2020.

You can view their website at http://www.joinmodernhealth.com or find them on LinkedIn.

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