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Senior Software Engineer - Backend / Infrastructure

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Posted 12 days ago

Job Type

Full Time


$140k - $180k




  • Contributing to Vivian Health's mission of empowering healthcare professionals to find their dream job faster and easier

  • Leading infrastructure projects focusing on reliability, security, scalability, and site performance

  • Opportunities to work with cutting-edge technologies, distributed teams, and contribute to healthcare innovation


Full-time - Remote, United States

At Vivian Health, we’re transforming hiring and recruiting in healthcare. We’re a high impact and positive impact business working to efficiently and cost effectively match the right talent to the right jobs in the healthcare sector, and as a result, help reduce healthcare costs and improve patient care.

We started by bringing transparency and increased access to the opaque and offline temporary healthcare staffing industry, and we are now building the largest marketplace in the healthcare labor market that enables all healthcare professionals to find their perfect job opportunity, faster and easier than ever before.

**The Mission:
Vivian Health's mission is to empower every healthcare professional to find their perfect job opportunity, faster and easier than ever before. Through the Vivian Health platform, we enable staffing agencies and healthcare employers to more easily find relevant talent, communicate more efficiently, and make better hiring decisions, ultimately enabling them to serve patients more safely and effectively.

The Role:

We are looking for a Software Engineer focused on Infrastructure that will help us with our mission to empower healthcare professionals to find their dream job. This position is remote.

You will:

  • Architect or re-architect backend systems with a focus on reliability and security

  • Join our infrastructure engineering team contributing to maintenance, upgrades, scalability, security, and site reliability

  • Perform migrations and upgrades of major system components

  • Triage and solve bug reports related to infrastructure and security

  • Monitor site performance and reliability, mitigating outages and writing postmortems

The Skill Set:

  • Experience with NodeJS, relational databases, and AWS

  • Experience using Redis and Memcache (nice to have)

  • Experience with APM and other telemetry tools (nice to have)

  • Experience on a distributed team (nice to have)

The Salary, Benefits and Perks:

The range for this position is $140,000 - $180,000 yearly salary, dependent on job-related, non-discriminatory factors such as experience, education, and skills. This range is based on a full-time schedule. Unfortunately we are not able to offer any visa support at this time.

  • Flexible Time Off

  • Comprehensive Health Insurance Plans including HSA and FSA Options

  • 401K Retirement Savings Plan with Generous Employer Match

  • Generous Parental Leave

  • Pre-tax Commuter Benefit Plan

  • Work from home stipend

  • Access to Corporate Discount Program

  • Pet Insurance

**About Vivian Health:
Vivian Health is an online marketplace in the healthcare staffing industry.

We help healthcare professionals find the best job opportunities and help healthcare employers hire talent more quickly and cost effectively, ultimately reducing healthcare costs and improving patient safety & care.

We are backed by world-class investors including Thoma Bravo and IAC with over $75 million of capital raised. The company was originally bootstrapped and self-funded until 2019 when Nasdaq listed IAC acquired a majority stake in the business.

Vivian Health is a 2023 Built in’s “Best Fully Remote Best Startup”, “Fully Remote Best Places to Work”, and one of the “U.S. Best Startups to Work For”.