As a Software Engineer, you’ll actively develop software for our web-based product AND our ReactNative based apps .
We have developed a ReactJs/Redux based web application and are in the process of moving some features over to IOS/Android via ReactNative.
We have a good mix of senior / mid level talent and you will be joining a team that builds software the “right way.” We pride ourselves on being a team committed to full stack development so you will get exposure to all our technologies.
We also firmly believe in Agile development practices so you will be writing unit tests and will be pair programming occasionally.
This full-time role reports to the Head of Engineering and is based in San Francisco.
In this role, your work will have a major impact on:
Programming in all parts of the stack including React/Redux, ReactNative, Ruby/Rails, and PostGreSQL.
Refactoring existing code without fear, we constantly look to improve code quality.
Writing unit and feature specs to validate code and reduce regression errors.
Pair programming when it makes sense, collaboration is key.
In the first 6 months you will….
Be an active member of the team developing along all parts of the stack
Participate in daily stand ups and weekly code review sessions
Work with Product and Design to understand requirements and suggest any changes
Understand our production deployment environment and help troubleshoot any issues.
We are all responsible for production
Jump in and help testing efforts when needed
2-4 years experience in Ruby/Rails and 1-2 years experience with React
Agile & digital health experience a big plus
Possess deep curiosity about the principles of nutrition, health and wellness; plant-based nutrition and its application towards treating/preventing overweight, obesity, and chronic disease; plant-based cooking and other healthy lifestyle practices
Able to work well with others.
We use Agile development practices so we prefer collaboration over contracts (i.e.
Curious, with a demonstrated ability to learn quickly
Highly empathic and committed to “do the most good for the most people”
The opportunity to do purposeful work and help people live more healthful and vibrant lives
On-going training and development opportunities starting with a certificate program in plant-based nutrition with eCornell
An ego-free and collaborative team environment where you’ll have the opportunity to contribute to, work with and learn from other smart people
Normal business hours and a commitment to healthy lifestyle and life balance
A relaxed work environment where great ideas and the ability to get things done matter most
Great work space at newly opened WeWork Transbay in San Francisco, amongst other creators and innovators, stocked with healthy snacks, craft beer, limitless coffee and tea
Generous compensation, equity participation, continuing education stipend and comprehensive health, dental, vision and 401k benefits plans
Health and Commuter FSA’s as well as storage, lockers and showers for our bike commuters
Plentiful vacation and holidays
Nutrition and wellness programs for you and your immediate family
We want to restore human vitality and eliminate the needless suffering caused by poorly informed habits.
FareWell is a digital lifestyle medicine company focused on preventing and reversing chronic disease through lifestyle changes.
Our initial focus is on helping people lose weight and reduce the risk of cardiometabolic diseases through better nutrition and dietary behaviors.
We make evidence-based, clinically-proven behavioral medicine accessible and affordable to anyone with an Internet connection and a smartphone.
Our solution integrates a culinary literacy program with tools for behavior change and support of a specially trained team of healthcare practitioners.
We are founded by successful entrepreneurs with long track records building multiple transformative companies, well funded, and currently enrolling our Pilot Program and preparing for consumer launch.