Lead Engineer (Backend - Python)

Remote • $200k - $220k

Garner Health

Role Location

  • Remote


$200k - $220k


26 - 50 people


460 Broome St
New York City, NY, 10013, US

Tech Stack

  • Python
  • AWS
  • Redshift
  • TypeScript
  • Kubernetes
  • PostgreSQL
  • Node.js
  • React

Role Description

Garner's mission is to transform the healthcare economy, delivering high quality and affordable care for all. By helping employers restructure their healthcare benefit to provide clear incentives and data-driven insights, we direct employees to higher quality and lower cost healthcare providers. The result is that patients get better health outcomes while doctors are rewarded for practicing well, not performing more procedures. We are backed by top-tier venture capital firms, are growing rapidly and looking to expand our team.

We’ve recently launched our product and now we’re moving quickly to expand, hone, and enhance its features to help our members find top doctors in their area and have their qualifying bills paid as quickly as possible. We believe this is best achieved by engineers who can deliver across the tech stack and are eager to learn and apply new techniques and technologies.

Main Responsibilities:

Build and maintain applications that support our core business Collaborate across disciplines to provide timely and accurate information Protect our users’ privacy and security through best practices Support business users in production Assist in task planning, estimation, scheduling and staffing Mentor junior and mid-level engineers Grow engineering teams by interviewing, recruiting and hiring Our Tools:

Python, AWS, Terraform, Postgres, Retool, Git, Pandas

Ideal Qualifications:

3 to 7 years of hands-on work building internal applications Expertise in Python Experience working with message-oriented middleware, especially NATS Familiarity with health care or insurance Experience with one or more database systems, especially PostgreSQL Experience working in a team using agile methodologies and fluency with the agile toolkit Experience supervising a team of technical experts while making decisions related to engineering and software development.

Why You Should Join Our Team:

You are mission-driven and want to work at a company that can change the healthcare system You want to be on a small, fast-paced team that nimbly moves to meet new challenges You love ideating on new features and working with data to find new insights You’re excited about researching and working with the latest tools and technologies

About Garner Health

The key to better healthcare and lower healthcare costs is finding the best individual doctors. At Garner, we help people find the best doctors near them! We leverage the nation's largest claims database to determine which doctors are the best in their field using state-of-the-art systems. Members have access to our recommendations through our app, directly online, or by chatting with our concierge service. What's even better is that a member's medical care is paid for through an employer sponsored plan when they use Garner to see a Top Doctor!

Company Culture

We are deeply thoughtful, caring and self-aware individuals who bias towards thought over action since we know our products will have profound impacts on our members and the broader healthcare ecosystem. We work to ruthlessly prioritize our work, understanding that our goals will not be accomplished in week-long intervals but month long intervals. We prioritize sustainability, thoughtfulness to achieve long-term goals.

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