Senior Software Engineer

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iBeat is seeking a senior backend engineer to architect and build highly scalable services that will save lives. You will work with product management, firmware, data science, mobile, and front-end teams to identify requirements and build core business logic. This role reports directly to the Chief Architect.

Two elements that are critical before you read the rest of the job description are: 1.) You accept nothing less than excellence, you never settle for half-assed work from yourself or your team, and you want to win. And 2.) You have done this before – Our team is highly experienced and our pace is brisk. We are not in a position to fail or run experiments, and we need individuals that are a master of their craft. If these two items have you nodding your head yes, we challenge you to read on!

Responsibilities include but not limited to:

  • Be a technical leader within the engineering team
  • Architect scalable backend services that power our watch, mobile apps, and 3rd party integrations including emergency dispatch
  • Design loosely coupled microservice architectures
  • Develop geospatial services for real-time routing and dispatching
  • Implement system health and performance monitoring
  • Implement industry standards for security and encryption
  • Own CI and DevOps for the code you ship; If it can be automated, it will be automated.

Required skills to succeed in this role:

  • Degree in Computer Science or equivalent
  • 8+ years professional experience shipping software
  • Expert in one or more of the following: Python, Node.js, Java
  • Knowledge of AWS, Google Cloud, or similar cloud computing service
  • Experience running RDBMS and NoSQL databases in production
  • Experience in high volume data processing

About the Company

iBeat is a well-funded health tech startup empowering people to be fearless, explore, and live longer lives. We have an experienced team comprised of several former Apple, Stanford, Intel, GoPro, and Practice Fusion veterans dedicated to building lifesaving technology.

The company is currently building the largest emergency response network in the U.S., including a breakthrough cellular smartwatch that continuously monitors users’ 24-7 heart activity. In the case of a life-threatening emergency, iBeat will instantly alert the user, their loved ones, emergency responders, and our Hero Network in real-time, helping ensure immediate care and potentially saving the user’s life.

We’re located in the beautiful, quaint neighborhood of South Park – a block away from AT&T Park. We’re a 15-minute walk to the Bart, Caltrain and Muni stations and close to several Zagat-rated restaurants, bars, and coffee shops, some of which include our faves – Lord George, 21st Amendment, The Butler and the Chef, and Caffé Centro. iBeat also offers:
Profound Mission and Core Values

  • Competitive Pay
  • Over Market Equity
  • Health, Dental, and Vision Insurance for You and Your Dependents
  • Every Other Friday Off – One of our core values is, “We live to work, not work to live.” That is why we provide every other Friday off, giving you more freedom to explore and pursue your passions outside of the office

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