Senior Engineer, Frontend

Austin, TX or Remote (US Only)

At KindHealth we are disrupting the health insurance industry by reimagining how individuals shop for and purchase insurance coverage. Using a unique blend of technology and our proprietary insurance recommendation algorithm alongside passionate and caring human beings, we help ensure that everyone has the appropriate coverage for their specific circumstances. In an industry overrun with false claims, confusing jargon, and misleading print, we're here to fight the good fight.

The KindHealth Engineering team is continuing to expand in order to tackle the challenges related to supporting and scaling our rapidly growing business. We are looking for a senior frontend engineer who is capable of taking ownership and delivering complete frontend solutions in partnership with our backend engineers. The ideal candidate will have a pragmatic approach to problem solving, a proven track record of delivering high quality software, experience working as part of a high performing engineering team, and a willingness to help mentor more junior engineers on the team.

About You

  • You have a minimum of six years of experience writing software
  • You have experience working as member of an engineering team
  • You have worked with a development process guided by agile principles
  • You have experience working with javascript frameworks such as React or Vue
  • You have experience writing automated tests, debugging, and monitoring production applications
  • You have integrated with internally built or 3rd party REST or GraphQL APIs
  • You are a self-starter and enjoy working in more of a “startup” environment
  • You are can communicate with clarity and empathy
  • You are work to incorporate best practices around security in your code
  • Bonus: You have experience with Typescript or Nest.js
  • Bonus: You have experience with DevOps pipelines (CircleCI, Heroku, AWS)

Key Duties & Responsibilities

  • Write robust, reliable, and high quality software that meets business needs
  • Participate in design and architecture discussions and conversations 
  • Review other engineer’s work to ensure high standards of code quality
  • Help maintain and monitor existing production systems and code
  • Write and maintain tests and test suites to ensure quality and integrity
  • Share best practices and pragmatic approaches with other engineers
  • Collaborate effectively with our product team and other internal stakeholder to ensure the engineering team is delivering tangible business value

Benefits

In addition to a fun and collaborative team culture, KindHealth offers a comprehensive set of benefits to ensure that our team members are healthy, happy, and productive. Our standard benefits package is updated from time to time, but full-time us-based employees currently enjoy:

  • A full suite of health insurance coverage including medical, dental, vision, accident, life, and long-term disability, all with generous employer-paid premium contributions
  • A comprehensive Holiday and Flexible PTO policy with annual time-off minimums
  • Support and flexibility for long term professional development 
  • A health and wellness stipend to help cover a gym membership
  • Access to a 401k plan through Ubiquity

How to Apply

If you are interested in applying for this role please send an email to apply@kindhealth.co that includes your resume and/or a link to your Linkedin profile or Github account. In addition, please include a brief paragraph about why you are interested in working with KindHealth.

Senior Engineer, Frontend

Austin, TX or Remote (US Only)

Please send resume/inquiries to: HR@heykind.com