Senior Ruby on Rails Engineer

  • BHO Tech
  • San Francisco, CA, USA
  • Apr 06, 2024
Full time Engineering

Job Description

It's fun to work in a company where people truly believe in what they're doing. With us, we're committed to bringing passion and customer focus to the business of enterprise health & wellness. We work hard, and we're serious about health & having fun.


We are seeking a senior Ruby on Rails engineer with an affinity for Go/Golang (or to learn) to support the next phase of growth of our platform: Scaling to hundreds of thousands of patients over the next 18 months.

As our Senior Engineer, your code will enable a omni-channel health engagement experience: Engaging people in their health via mobile, devices, web, phone calls (voice), text, and chatbots. All by doing in the simplest and most fun way possible with a great user experience, gamification, and empathy built into the product. Your team's technology will make that possible.

You will work shoulder to shoulder with our Founder/CEO to define the future of the company's technology. He or she will manage their own team, including new integrated systems & API projects.

This is a role for a brilliant and experienced technology leader with a mindset for growth & user empathy.

Our primary software stack involves Ruby on Rails, Linode, PostgreSQL, Javascript, React Native, Bootstrap, AI, ML, DL, & 10+ API integrations via REST.

- Set up continuous development, containerization, and delivery methods to our clients 
- Evaluate building our Microservices via Ruby or Golang/Go 
- Evaluate blockchain technologies to support our data set 
- Design a scalable solution to improve our software, using the latest technologies in NLP & ML
- Develop a cycle and side-effect prediction engine using user input data 
- Build out a two-sided marketplace to connect patients & employees to the best multi-channel health experiences. 
- Collaborate with peers to define product vision, roadmap & ship new features 
- Develop, test, and iterate on prototypes quickly 
- Passion for meeting with clients & iterating rapidly to delight them 
- Experience and/or passion & curiosity for machine learning, algorithms, data science 
- History of leading a tech team in a startup environment 
- At least 4+ years experience with Ruby on Rails 
- At least 4+ years experience with JavaScript 
- Eye for great design  
- Experience designing and implementing browser-based user interfaces using AJAX, REST, and/or JSON. Relational Database experience: PostgreSQL, etc 
- Experience scaling high traffic websites (architecture/database) 
- Personal projects that show an aptitude for engineering and product sense 
- Experience with server administration and Amazon Web Services (EC2 / S3). Linode, EngineYard, or Heroku cloud platforms

Skills Needed:

- Excellent communication skills 
- Responsive and super dependable  
- Experience managing a technical team 
- Experience with agile, iterative, and test-driven development methods

Nice to have:

- React Native (or a willingness to learn React Native) 
- Into fitness or quantified self 
- Data Science expertise 
- Voice application expertise

Please include GitHub & Gitlab accounts if available.

About Us:

We are a passionate team. We exist to improve the lives of millions of people around the world. We are talking about saving real lives here, and doing so in the simplest, most rewarding, and loving way possible.

Vision: To be the health engagement platform of choice for payers & providers

Mission: By providing the best health engagement experiences

Values: Love, Greatness, Unity


Machine Learning, Ruby, RESTful Services, PostgreSQL, Natural Language Processing, REST APIs, Ruby on Rails, REST, Bootstrap, Voice Recognition, Linode, Slim, Deep Learning


$110K – $190K and higher (DOE)
1.0% – 6.0%

Visa Sponsorship

Not available

Best Regards,
Kris Young
Account Manager
BHO Tech
San Jose, San Francisco CA
Phone: 866 816-1615 x 823