Intermediate to Senior Full Stack Engineer

A bit about us...Our mission is to attack a big problem, improving access and affordability of healthcare in the United States. The rising cost of healthcare and misaligned incentives in the status quo way of purchasing healthcare is the greatest financial threat to the US economy and the number one contributor to wage stagnation. We feel this is a problem worth solving, and we need smart, passionate people to help us solve it.

Allay is a technology platform built by software engineers, designers, healthcare experts, and insurance experts in order to help benefit consultant partners achieve major cost reductions for their clients while spending half the time and money to get there.

We’re hiring Intermediate to Senior Full Stack Web Engineer to join our mission.

We’re a small close knit team that values transparency and participation in what we’re building, how we’re building it, and why. Our engineering team has a plethora of exciting new features and functionality to design and build (best part, these improvements are based on data from customers using our platform). At Allay, you will need to wear many hats in your work, using various technologies and programming techniques; looking to the future we’re exploring machine learning and computer vision techniques.

You will be using frameworks such as Django, Angular, Docker, Ansible, AWS (S3, EC2, RDS, Cloudformation), and we use Slack and GitHub to keep everyone on the same page.

What you’ll do:

You will be involved in all aspects of software development such as:

  • Software development, predominately using Python/ Django and AngularJS
  • Software architecture, design, estimations
  • Unit testing, automated testing and documentation

Who you are:

  • You write clean code, you write unit tests, you write comments so others can understand it, and adhere to software best practices and design principles
  • You can code in Python, or you are really eager to learn to learn it.
  • You have used modern JavaScript frameworks, like Angular, Vue, or React
  • Typically you will have 5+ Years of professional experience
  • You have an engineering mindset - you’re curious, and continuously learning
  • You like solving big problems, and having fun, but you’re also mature, respectful and seen as a great teammate
  • You want to get code into production quickly but you also value quality

Bonus Point:

  • Experienced with cloud deployment using AWS and/or having AWS Certs
  • You’re passionate about automation
  • You have some code in GitHUB you can share

About working with us:

  • We value output, not just punching a clock
  • We’re located in Gastown a few blocks from the skytrain and seabus station, making your commute easy
  • We’re a well funded startup, with paying customers, a huge market and we’re tackling a very big problem
  • Beyond your salary and benefit plan, you get to take part in our success so you’re also given equity