Core Platform Engineer
Quartet is a pioneering healthcare technology company striving to improve the lives of people with mental health conditions. We connect people to a personalized care team to get them the right care at the right time. Our collaborative technology platform and range of services brings together physicians, mental health providers, and insurance companies to effectively improve patient outcomes and drive down healthcare costs. Backed by $153MM in venture funding from top investors like Oak HC/FT, GV (formerly Google Ventures), F-Prime Capital Partners, Polaris Partners and Centene Corporation, Quartet is headquartered in NYC and is currently operating in several markets across the United States — Pennsylvania, Washington, Northern California, New Jersey, North Carolina, Louisiana, and Illinois.
About the team & Opportunity
The Core Platform team builds and operates services that support end-user applications and integrations with internal and external systems. We do this while working directly with our product team to understand the value we wish to deliver to our users. Our work is typically realized in the form of APIs but can take other forms such as scheduled workloads and batch ingestion pipelines. We design, implement and support these services in collaboration with the wider engineering team to ensure an efficient and robust service offering.
As a candidate for this role you are looking for an opportunity that affords you to grow into an experienced engineer with a focus on backend systems. You’re starting to develop ideas around what it means to produce high quality, reliable, maintainable code. Perhaps you are also starting to develop your ideas around the value of testing as part of the development process. You wish to work with senior engineers and absorb all that they have to offer. Ultimately, you’d like to become a software engineer and to build a scalable and secure platform that helps patients receive the care they need.
- Implement and test new features to specification.
- Help troubleshoot and fix bugs.
- Participate in our agile development processes.
- Experience with an object oriented programming language in an academic, accelerated learning, or professional setting.
- Knowledge of a popular web application framework such as Django or Rails.
- Basic understanding of SQL and relational databases such as SQLite, MySQL or PostgreSQL.
- Located in, or willing to relocate to, the New York City area. We'd like you to start your career with us on-site.
- Experience with a statically-typed programming language
- Experience writing unit tests
Employee Benefits for Quartet include: Unlimited vacation, volunteer opportunities, catered lunches, snacks, team events and outings, mental healthcare coverage of 15 free therapy sessions + unlimited copay reimbursements, medical, dental + vision coverage, generous parental leave, commuter benefits, 401K, stock option grants, gym benefits.
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Quartet 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. Headhunters and recruitment agencies may not submit resumes/CVs through this Web site or directly to managers. Quartet does not accept unsolicited headhunter and agency resumes. Quartet will not pay fees to any third-party agency or company that does not have a signed agreement with Quartet.
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