iOS Software Engineer III

Company Description

Accolade is a personalized health and benefits solution that dramatically improves the experience, outcomes and cost of healthcare for employers, health plans and their members. With a unique blend of compassionate advisors, clinical experts and intelligent technologies, we engage individuals and families in their health, establish trust, and influence their decisions at every stage of care. Accolade connects the widest array of personal health data and programs to present a single point of contact to the most effective health and benefits resources, while coordinating with providers at every step. Accolade consistently achieves 70 and higher Net Promoter Scores, 98% consumer satisfaction ratings, and up to 15% employer cost savings. Accolade has been recognized as one of the nation’s 25 most promising companies by Forbes, a fastest-growing private healthcare company by Inc. 5000, and is consistently rated a Top Workplace across the country. For more information, visit

Job Description

The Software Engineer III is responsible for helping us build our next generation of tools. We strive to help our clients navigate the winding road in healthcare by building intuitive, performant, and helpful software. As a developer on our application team, you will be at the forefront of reinventing how we help those we serve.

A day in the life…

  • Work with a small agile team to design and develop mobile applications in an iterative fashion.
  • Work with a tight-knit group of development team members in Seattle.
  • Contribute to best practices and help guide the future of our applications.
  • Operates effectively as a collaborative member of the development team.
  • Operates effectively as an individual for quick turnaround of enhancements and fixes.
  • Responsible for meeting expectations and deliverables on time with high quality.
  • Drive and implement new features within our mobile applications.
  • Perform thorough manual testing and writing test cases that cover all areas.
  • Identify new development tools/approaches that will increase code quality, efficiency, and best practices.
  • Develop and champion the development processes, coding style guidelines, and architectural designs necessary to innovate and maintain great product quality.
  • Effectively turns design documents and graphics into performant, usable UI.
  • Demonstrates creative, technical, and analytical skills.
  • Demonstrates ability to communicate effectively in both technical and business environments.


What we are looking for…

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or related field.
  • Computer Science fundamentals, as illustrated through algorithm design, problem solving, and complexity analysis.
  • 5+ years of iOS mobile development experience
  • Fluent in both Objective-C and Swift
  • In-depth knowledge of Cocoa Touch frameworks.
  • Strong written and oral communication skills.
  • Proficient with writing unit & functional tests.
  • Familiar with automation frameworks (e.g. Kiki, OCMock, etc.).
  • Desire and willingness to work in an Agile, collaborative, innovative, flexible, and team-oriented environment
  • An excellent problem solver with a “can-do” attitude
  • Hands-on, detail-oriented, methodical & inquisitive
  • A motivated self-starter with a solid level of experience that quickly grasps complex challenges
  • A skillful communicator with experience working with technical management teams
  • A service oriented person who thinks "Customer First"
  • Fantastic collaborator, team player, negotiator, and influencer
  • Fast fail entrepreneurial spirit
  • Thrives in a fast-paced environment where continuous improvement is the norm and the bar for quality is extremely high
  • Excited by the challenges of working in a product team undergoing rapid, international growth

Additional Information

What is important to us

Creating an enduring company that is hyper-focused on our culture and making a meaningful impact in the lives of our  employees, members and customers. The secret to our success is:

We find joy and purpose in serving others

Making a difference in our members’ and customers’ lives is what we do.  Even when it’s hard, we do the right thing for the right reasons.

We are strong individually and together, we’re powerful

Trusting in our colleagues and embracing their different backgrounds and experiences enable us to solve tough problems in creative ways, having fun along the way.

We roll up our sleeves and get stuff done

Results motivate us. And we aren't afraid of the hard work or tough decisions needed to get us there.

We’re boldly and relentlessly reinventing healthcare

We're curious and act big -- not afraid to knock down barriers or take calculated risks to change the world, one person at a time. 

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

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