Senior Engineering Manager, Applications at Qventus
Mountain View, CA, US
Here at Qventus we aren’t just creating products, we are deploying solutions across the hospital with a mission to save millions of lives and decrease costs across the US healthcare system on the order of billions of dollars.  Our solutions to date have meaningfully affected the outcomes for 5 million+ patients and have saved tens of millions of dollars in costs for hospitals, and we’re only scratching the surface!  We are looking for likeminded heroes to join us on our mission. 

We all deeply care about improving healthcare for patients across the country while having fun working with each other. What we're looking for in a leader:

    • Passionate about growing people and teams.
    • Clearly articulates and drives team mission.
    • Acts as a thought leader, translating business needs into technical requirements and oversee the implementation of associated solutions.
    • Able to act as an ambassador within and outside of engineering across the company.
    • Values and relentlessly drives objective decision making.
    • Maintains exceptionally high integrity and intellectual honesty.
    • Passion to use your skills to solve real and hard problems.
    • Ready to 'step outside' your role to help teammates.
    • Highly dependable.
    • Excellent time management skills.

Qualifications:

    • Can get into the weeds and work your team leads and our architects and CTO to drive technical decisions when necessary, but is comfortable taking a back seat and facilitating to arrive at the optimal decision.  Understands how to distinguish between these two scenarios AND when to make that switch.
    • Has a strong philosophy regarding operational excellence as it relates to predictable, efficient software delivery (Agile Scrum, Kanban, etc.).
    • Mastery level understanding of the software development lifecycle and knows how to run a team to drive it efficiently.
    • Knows how to effectively resource plan and forecast based on product, team, and broader company needs.
    • Has a track record of hiring efficiently and effectively, sees the value in both EQ and IQ in candidates.
    • Good understanding of and experience working with web and mobile based technologies, understands how the full stack works.
    • Good understanding of databases, server side technologies and frameworks, and application servers.  
    • Experience working with cloud services and platforms (AWS, Azure, or GCP).

It would be amazing if you also have experience with the following:

    • Python Django (or Flask).
    • React + Redux, React Native.
    • MySQL/MariaDB, RDS, Snowflake.
    • AWS (EC2, ECS, Lambda, ALB, etc.).
    • Nginx.
    • Docker.

What you'll be doing:

    • Lead a team of web and mobile developers to solve some of the most complex problems in health care.
    • Work with non-technical partners (including customers) to translate complex technical challenges, projects, and outcomes into easily understood, digestible information.
    • Work with product management to distill requirements and challenges into technical requirements for the team.
    • Work within the team and the broader engineering organization to curate, distill, and drive economies of scale that can drive the team forward and enable the organization to scale efficiently.

Requirements

    • 2+ years building and managing engineering teams.
    • Bachelor's degree in CS or equivalent experience.
Apply if you are interested in helping us fix healthcare!
 
Qventus is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, ancestry, color, family or medical care leave, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, medical condition, national origin, physical or mental disability, political affiliation, protected veteran status, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by applicable laws, regulations and ordinances.

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