Full-Stack Ruby Software Engineer

  • BHO Tech
  • San Francisco, CA, USA
  • Jul 08, 2024
Full time Engineering

Job Description

San Francisco or Remote
This position is for an experienced Ruby & Rails software engineer to join our ~40 person engineering team. We’re looking for someone with a strong track record of putting Rails to work and bringing products to life. 

Why work with us?

We are rewiring healthcare and is the 6th fastest growing tech company in North America. For us, transparency is key, so ensuring your goals and values align with ours is also an important step. Take a look at how we Work.

Skills & Requirements

Experience: You have at least 5 years of professional experience developing software using Ruby, Rails, and Javascript.
Ability to mentor other software engineers and work directly with product managers to deliver solid software solutions.
Pragmatic: A problem solver with a passion for well-implemented solutions.
Fast Learner: You're a software engineer who thrives on applying their knowledge and learning new technologies.
Automated Tests: You have experience writing automated tests in Ruby and Javascript.
Front-end Development Skills: Our application suite utilizes quite a bit of Javascript (CoffeeScript). 
Experience with web infrastructure, distributed systems, and/or performance analysis.
We would love for you to show evidence of your work - preferably open-source contributions on Github, or elsewhere on the web.
Here's what you can expect to work on

Cache, optimize and develop systems that can handle millions of operations.
Manage and enhance our content ingestion and verification systems.
Build isomorphic applications that solve real-time messaging challenges.
Develop APIs for our mobile applications as well as dynamic front-end features.
Work remotely provided you have 5 hours of overlap with the team in the U.S. Our core hours are 9:30 AM to 5:30 AM PST.
5% travel time required per year to company HQ and events.
A few facts about us

We deploy our applications to production on average 25 times per day.
We have over 250 private repositories in Github, ranging from forks of gems, our own internal gems as well as auxiliary applications.
Our production stack is hosted on AWS and QA clusters on DigitalOcean.
Hundreds of thousands of healthcare professionals will utilize the products you build.
We host unstructured "hack days" periodically, which is time reserved for you to scratch a code itch.
A couple times a year we run a co-op where you can pick a few people you'd like to work with and drive a specific company goal.
Every new engineer ships code to production on day one. Our mentorship program ensures you're immersed in the team's culture early on. 
About the Technical Stack 

Our web applications are built primarily using Ruby, Rails, Javascript, and a bit of Go. Our applications are used by hundreds of thousands of Physicians and Healthcare professionals, and we also have a suite of mobile applications for iOS and Android. We like to think pragmatically in choosing the tools most appropriate for the job at hand. More details about our engineering stack on our engineering blog.

Benefits & Perks

Comprehensive benefits including: medical, vision, dental, Life/ADD, 401k, flex spending accounts, and commuter benefits
Stock, pre-IPO stock incentives
Work from home Wednesdays
3+ weeks of PTO
12 company holidays, including company shutdown in December
Fully ergonomic setup (chairs and stand-up desks)
Free lunch, snacks and beverages
Rooftop game room and deck with a beautiful view of SF skyline
Team trips to fun places like Lake Tahoe, Sonoma, Seattle and Park City
5 year sabbatical
About Us

We are the leading social network for healthcare professionals with over 70% of U.S. doctors as members. We have strong revenues, profits, real market traction, and were putting a dent in the inefficiencies of our $2.5 trillion U.S. healthcare system. After the iPhone, we are the fastest adopted product by doctors of all time. Our founder, Jeff Tangney, is the founder & former President and COO of Epocrates (IPO in 2010), and Nate Gross is the founder of digital health accelerator RockHealth. Our investors include top venture capital firms who've invested in Box, Salesforce, Skype, SpaceX, Tesla Motors, Twitter, Tumblr, Mulesoft, and Yammer. Our beautiful offices are located in SoMa San Francisco.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.

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