Sr. Front-End Software Engineer



Full Time


2 weeks ago

About Us

CipherHealth is an award-winning healthcare technology company that delivers a comprehensive portfolio of scalable and flexible patient engagement solutions for healthcare organizations to keep patients, staff, families and communities up to date and informed about their preventative, acute or elective care -- whether it is in a hospital, clinic, facility, at home or anywhere in between.

In this historic time, when the entire globe is facing a global healthcare crisis, CipherHealth is out in front helping hundreds of leading healthcare providers like UCSF, Johns Hopkins and University of Pennsylvania manage through this pandemic and beyond with solutions that enable them to deliver remarkable in-care experiences and impactful around-care engagement that empower patients and staff, reduce friction and waste, and drive best possible outcomes.

Sr. Front-End Software Engineer

We are looking for an outstanding Sr. Front-End Software Engineer to join our Software Engineering team. At CipherHealth, we believe in collaboration, mutual respect, open communication, and opportunity for growth. In this role you will be collaborating with others to define and implement optimal, complete solutions based on stakeholder needs. You should be able to work independently with little supervision. You should have excellent organization and problem-solving skills and have worked in an Agile environment.


  • Write well designed, testable, efficient code using front-end development best practices
  • Implement front end monitoring and performance tools
  • Integrate data from web services and databases
  • Refine specifications and requirements based on user, product, and technical needs
  • Be responsible for maintaining, expanding, and scaling our front end web applications
  • Stay up to date with emerging technologies/industry trends
  • Collaborate with UI/UX teams and Product Managers to implement designs
  • Troubleshoot front end issues and bugs
  • Mentor and coach junior front end engineers


  • In-depth knowledge of modern JavaScript frameworks such as React, Angular, Vue, etc
  • Significant experience with NodeJS and ExpressJS-based frameworks
  • Experience with React, Storybook, Webpack, Jest, and prototyping tools such as Figma, Sketch, Zeplin
  • Significant experience utilizing RESTful APIs
  • Familiarity with Ruby and Ruby on Rails
  • Working knowledge of relational and nosql databases
  • Ability to learn rapidly and master diverse web technologies and techniques
  • At least 4 years of recent, relevant work experience


  • GraphQL Experience
  • Healthcare related experience

How We Invest In You

  • Compensation: Competitive/equitable salary, bonus or commissions, and equity
  • Healthcare that begins on your first day:
    • Generous company-funding of our health, vision, and dental plans (most individual plans are of no cost to you for the monthly premium)
    • HSA/FSA plans
    • Short and Long-Term Disability
    • Life and Personal Accident Insurance
    • $40 monthly wellness stipend you can use towards any wellness, fitness, and wellbeing purchases
    • Weekly virtual yoga classes
    • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
    • Adoption Assistance
  • Retirement: 401(k) at three months of employment — with a match upon enrollment!
  • Time away:
    • Discretionary PTO + 13 paid holidays
    • Parenthood: Competitive paid parental leave and flexible return to work policy
  • Recognition:
    • Generous Employee Referral Program - earn cash for each employee referral that is hired
    • Yearly Cipher-versary stipend
    • Ci-Phives - receive public kudos and gift cards from peers and managers
  • Culture:
    • CARE2 Values
    • Bi-Weekly All Hands Meetings
    • $30/employee monthly “Fundowment” for team bonding events
    • Employee Resource Groups such as Rainbow Room and BIPOC Group
    • Yearly donations to organizations that contribute to a more equitable world
    • Weekly Lunch & Learns and robust onboarding / training programs
    • Remote-first team: $50 per month reimbursement in your check for WFH expenses
    • You’ll receive a new Macbook laptop, other hardware, and company swag upon hire
CipherHealth has a duty to provide and maintain a workplace that is safe and free from health hazards. In addition, we have a customer base that holds the highest standards in promoting public health. To protect against infectious diseases, which may be mitigated through vaccinations, we have implemented a vaccination policy that applies to all employees. All employees must either:
  • establish that they have received the “designated vaccine(s)“; or 
  • obtain an approved exemption as an accommodation.
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