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Senior Software Engineer

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Posted 12 days ago

Job Type

Full Time


$130k - $180k






  • Mission/Vision: Foodsmart aims to make healthy eating accessible and affordable for all through its telenutrition service platform, transforming dietary habits with personalized guidance and cost-effective meal planning.

  • Key Responsibilities: Develop and maintain the Foodsmart web application, collaborate with UX/UI designers and backend developers, and stay updated on emerging technologies to enhance product functionality.

  • Growth Opportunities: Work with advanced web technologies, participate in code reviews and unit testing, and contribute to impactful projects that bridge users with dietitians for healthier living.


About us:

We are the world’s largest telenutrition and foodcare solution, backed by a national network of Registered Dietitians and designed to yield consistently healthier food choices, lasting behavior change and long-term results.  Foodsmart’s highly personalized, digital platform guides members through a personalized journey to eating well while saving them time and money.  Foodsmart seamlessly integrates dietary assessments and nutrition counseling with online food ordering and cost-effective meal planning for the whole family that makes the most of ingredients at home and on the go. With national and regional retail partners across the US now accepting SNAP/EBT, Foodsmart helps bring healthier food within reach to eligible members and can also assist with SNAP enrollment.

Foodsmart has supported over 1.8 million members from over 700 health plan, employer and health system clients, with leading strategic and venture investors like Advocate Health, Intermountain Health, Memorial Hermann, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts, Mayfield Fund and Founder Collective.

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About the role:

As a Senior Front-End Engineer at our company, you will be at the forefront of crafting two engaging and intuitive user interfaces: one for our diverse range of users seeking personalized nutrition advice, and the other for our registered dietitians delivering that expertise. You'll have a significant hand in shaping the core application that bridges nutrition seekers and providers, combining creativity with technology to influence lives positively. You have a passion for coding and a deep understanding of web technologies. You are a seasoned developer with a strong background in building scalable, high-quality, and high-performance user interfaces. Your ability to write clean, maintainable, and efficient code, coupled with your excellent problem-solving skills, sets you apart. You thrive in a collaborative team environment, able to communicate complex technical concepts effectively to your peers and stakeholders. You continuously keep abreast of new technology trends, bringing innovative ideas and improvement to the product and processes.

You will:

  • Develop and maintain the Foodsmart web application.

  • Collaborate with UX/UI designers to implement design into the code.

  • Define and maintain development practices including code reviews and unit testing to improve code quality and efficiency.

  • Collaborate with backend developers to design and implement APIs.

  • Work closely with the product team to understand end-user requirements, formulate use cases, and translate those into a pragmatic and effective technical solution.

  • Debug and fix issues across multiple browsers.

  • Stay up-to-date on emerging technologies and propose ways to apply them to the current and upcoming development.

You are:

  • Solid understanding of software engineering principles and strong knowledge of algorithms and data structures.

  • Understanding of responsive design, and experience with cross-browser compatibility and front-end development tools such as Babel, Webpack, NPM, etc.

  • Familiarity with code versioning tools, such as Git.

  • Strong problem-solving skills, attention to detail, and a disciplined approach to testing and quality assurance.

  • Ability to effectively communicate technical concepts to other members of the team and other stakeholders.

You have:

  • 5 years of proven experience in frontend development with JavaScript, TypeScript, , and .

  • Knowledge of RESTful APIs and understanding of how to consume them.

  • Knowledge of database systems and SQL.

  • Exposure to Docker and working with applications to run in a container orchestration environment.

  • BS or MS in Computer Science or a related field.

$130,000 - $180,000 a year

Role: Senior Software Engineer

Level: IC4

Location: Remote

Base Salary Range: $135,000/yr to $180,000/yr + equity + benefits + Bonus

Our salary ranges are determined by role, level, and location. The range displayed on each job posting reflects the minimum and maximum target for new hire salaries at our headquarters in San Francisco, California. Individual pay is determined by work location, job-related skills, experience, and relevant education or training.

About our benefits and perks:

Remote-First Company

Unlimited PTO

Healthcare Coverage (Medical, Dental, Vision)

401k, bonus, & stock options

Gym reimbursement

Foodsmart  is an equal opportunity employer and values diversity. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, disability status, or any other protected class.


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