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Job Description:

HealthyWage, a celebrated startup founded in 2009 and headquartered in New York City, needs a Senior Python Developer to make a major contribution to our next generation platform.


Our ideal candidate:

-- Has a rich understanding of our technology stack, which includes Python (Flask/Django), MySQL, MongoDB, HTML 5 and Javascript; comfortable with *nix platform development and cloud hosting

-- Has developed consumer-oriented websites, with a demonstrated ability to create software that powers an available, reliable, secure and scalable web experience to enable the company’s high growth

-- Understands the opportunities of the Internet today, including APIs, mobile and social integration

-- Is excited to work and learn in a collaborative, team environment where we realize that a fun, healthy culture is as important as technical skills

Necessary Experience and Education:
3-5 years of success and experience delivering software design and development projects
Suggested: 1-2 years in management/advisory role or leading small teams on feature development
Strong technical background covering multiple languages and platforms: Backend- Python, PHP, etc.
Mobile Development experience- iOS, Android
Web API’s like Facebook, Google, Twitter
Excitement and/or experience with Agile methodologies
Design and implementation of unit tests and performance testing strategies
BS or MS in Computer Science or related field
Must be able to work with offshore teams and third parties


To apply, please send us your resume and an email or cover letter with links to websites for which you've played a significant role in technology architecture and programing/coding. Explain your technology expertise. Let us know about your experience managing as appropriate. We will judge your fitness for the role based on your answers and the products you have created in the past. We want to change the world, make money, and have some fun while we’re at it—and we’re looking for someone who shares that vision!


About Us:

HealthyWage is a rapidly growing healthcare company that uses academic and industry research to design and implement health incentive programs and contests for consumers and large employers. Among its corporate clients, HealthyWage serves 30+ of the Fortune 500 and hundreds of other employers, including government agencies, schools, insurers, manufacturers, banks, law and accounting firms, and retailers.

We already have a robust B2B business, but our sights are set on a significant, high-profile penetration into the enormous consumer market. Given America's abiding and expanding cultural practices and norms involving the over-consumption of high calorie foods for celebration, comfort, reward and sustenance, HealthyWage believes that the future of wellness lies in innovate tools that counteract those practices and norms by making weight loss more exciting, focused and accountable.

Job Category:

Internet

Career Level:

Mid Career (2+ years of experience)

Job Type:

Contractual

Positions:

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