Job Title: Staff Software Engineer - Screenings

Department: Technology

About the Role:

Unite Us is seeking a self-driven, experienced Staff Software Engineer for our technology platform with the Screenings team. This team is responsible for the workflows that support the referral process and is the heart of the system with dependencies extending outward. The models developed and maintained by this team are fundamental to the company's products and data. Accordingly, the team pursues close collaboration with its internal customers while developing critical user journeys for external customers. to build out the next generation platform to propel our product line forward. As a senior member of the Technology team, you will be a critical bridge between the strategic decisions being made by company leadership and turning that vision and intention into a releasable and valuable product. You will help set the architectural direction for the broader organization and ensure that our technical designs and decisions are properly evaluated in line with the product goals and roadmap. In order to accomplish these tasks, you will need to help cultivate a dynamic, ever-learning team culture that seeks to create value for customers in a continuous manner. This role offers an opportunity to have a significant impact on the future of healthcare. 

What You'll Do:

  • Join a highly professional and entrepreneurial environment
  • Lead large, strategic, complex, multi-person projects that cross multiple engineering teams 
  • Provide technical direction to other engineers on their technical designs including patterns and implementation details
  • Lead projects that improve stability, performance, and scalability across multiple systems
  • Builds and implements scalable solutions early on to eliminate barriers to achieving goals
  • Participate in the creation of the roadmaps and ensuing feedback
  • Evaluate and create new product features based on customer needs in collaboration with the product team
  • Play greater role to simplify product and technical design through collaboration with members of Technology
  • Leverage their deep industry knowledge when solving technical problems to ensure there is a positive impact in the overall business.
  • Anticipate the future and makes design decisions that minimize the cost of future changes
  • Take the lead in introducing new and better ways to solve problems even if they have never been done before
  • Mentor members of other teams as needed
  • Contribute to the early development of a fast growing startup


  • BS/BA degree in Computer Science or equivalent experience
  • 10+ years of experience in delivering high-quality software solutions
  • Proficient working in AWS and/or other cloud providers. Native cloud development experience preferred
  • Experience building systems that are simple and scale
  • Deeply versed in modern web technologies
  • Command of modern programming language, Ruby preferred
  • Love of clean and maintainable CSS, HTML and JavaScript
  • Love of automated testing
  • Experience building RESTful API’s
  • Open, communicative and like working in small teams
  • Familiarity with SQL and relational databases, PostgreSQL preferred
  • Comfortable working in a Linux environment
  • Fluent in speaking and writing English

The Unite Us Story:

As our co-founders transitioned from military to civilian life, they saw barriers and inefficiencies among their veteran community in trying to navigate the most basic health and social services. Together, they set out to improve that experience for everyone in need through technology that connects people to the care they need, when they need it, in communities across the country. Unite Us has developed an intuitive and seamless technology solution that goes beyond the traditional referral method. We work side-by-side with local organizations, and track data and outcomes to build coordinated care networks that support all aspects of community health. Unite Us is boldly changing the nation’s care delivery system. If you want to do well and do good, join Unite Us– we can build healthier communities together.

Environmental Job Requirements and Working Conditions:

  • This position location is remote, US based
  • Target range: $180,000-195,000. This salary range represents our national target range for this role. Some geographic areas may have higher target ranges.
  • You will only be contacted by a Unite Us team member with a Unite Us email address regarding any Unite Us job openings. We will never contact you through a third party.

Unite Us is committed to building a diverse team and fostering an inclusive culture, and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We embrace and encourage our employees' differences in race, religion, color, national origin, gender, family status, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, veteran status, disability, pregnancy, medical conditions, and other characteristics. If you require assistance in applying for open positions due to a disability please email us at to request an accommodation.


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