Sr. Software Engineer, API

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Salary, USD
104,981 - 157,476/yr
Job function
Software Engineering
Job type
Full Time,
Job posted
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28 Oct 2023
Health, Wellness & Fitness

About Headspace

Making it our mission to improve the health & happiness of the world.

Headspace is seeking a talented Senior Software Engineer to join its growing B2B Org. Our org is responsible for building and maintaining the eligibility systems and the enrollment experience for our growing enterprise & SME customer base, as well as building partnership integrations for strategic partnerships. As part of this team, you’ll be tasked with prototyping, architecting, and executing on the creation of our enterprise platform, and be integral in the B2B org’s continued growth. We are also big on sharing knowledge, helping each other learn and get better, and you will see frequent mini-tech talks throughout the year.

Being on the Headspace engineering team, you’ll be working on a product that impacts more than 65M users. You will help us bring new features to life to meet our mission, while also helping push our platform to newer technologies as we embrace the cutting edge. A big goal needs talented people, so come join us and give your job a sense of purpose!

What you will do

  • Design and develop high-volume, low-latency applications for mission-critical systems
  • Write well designed, testable, performant, and efficient code
  • Contribute in all phases of the development lifecycle, from collaborating with product stakeholders, writing tech specs & RFCs, to feature release and operations
  • Build APIs and services, primarily on Typescript/Node.js, for our AWS-based services
  • Produce specifications and determine operational feasibility
  • Work with product and engineering teams to release services that operate at our high scale

What you will bring

Required Skills:

  • At least 3 years of hands-on software development experience, building APIs and (micro)services
  • Ability to work independently with minimal supervision on projects, while being comfortable collaborating in a remote environment
  • Experience with unit, integration, and end-to-end testing, as well as using CI/CD system

Preferred Skills:

  • Experience with Node.JS and Typescript
  • BS/MS degree in Computer Science, with 5+ years of software engineering experience

Pay & Benefits

The base salary range for this role is determined by a number of factors, including but not limited to skills and scope required, relevant licensure and certifications, and unique relevant experience and job-related skills. The base salary range for this role is $104,981-$157,476.

At Headspace, cash salary is but one component of our Total Rewards package. We’re proud of our robust package inclusive of: base salary, stock awards, comprehensive healthcare coverage, monthly wellness stipend, retirement savings match, lifetime Headspace membership, unlimited, free mental health coaching, generous parental leave, and much more. Paid performance incentives are also included for those in eligible roles. Additional details about our Total Rewards package will be provided during the recruitment process.

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