Sr. Software Engineer

    • Prague, Czech Republic

Company Description

Do you want to participate in creating and delivering the next generation of technology to simplify access to healthcare, enable informed and intelligent healthcare choices and reduce healthcare costs for millions of consumers? Are you bored of working in ecommerce, or a small functionality of a big product where you don’t see your impact?  If your answers are yes, please read on!

 As a key member of Accolade’s product development organization, Software Engineers on our Services team will be designing and building our next generation of end-to-to end cloud-optimized products and services from the ground up. Every day you will be solving hard problems at internet scale, using world-class modern tools and technologies.

Job Description

A day in the Life…

o  Design and implement rich RESTful services on our new cloud platform. 

o  Technically lead the design and delivery of solutions end to end.

o  Work closely with product owners, designers, and other engineers to deliver innovative solutions and solve complex healthcare problems.

o  Manage individual sprint priorities, deadlines, and deliverables.

o  Proactively seek to improve engineering principles, processes, tools, and frameworks.

o  Be an expert in a broad range of design patterns and technologies.

A look outside the day to day:

o  Work in a small, autonomous team. 

o   A place where ideas and opinions are encouraged not feared. 

o   A place where team members motivate each other. 

o   A place where finger pointing has no place and mistakes are learning opportunities. 

o   A place where using common sense is valued more than strict adherence to methodologies. 

o   A place where effectivity is valued more than putting in overtime.


o  Engineers with both front-end and back-end development experience with advanced knowledge of multiple languages and frameworks such as Javascript, Node.js, Java, and Spring Boot, to name a few.

o  Experience with cloud infrastructure; AWS, Azure.

o   Take pride and ownership over everything you ship. It’s not “released” until it is correct.

o   Strong understanding of architectural patterns required for designing and building efficient, scalable, and maintainable micro-services and applications.

o   Engineers with deep passion and sense of ownership for the solutions they design, produce, and ship.

o   Experience modeling and querying in various persistence technologies including both relational, document, and key-value stores.

o   Ability to work in a highly cross team dependent environment, where communication and accountability are prioritized at the highest levels.

o   Comfortable working on a high visibility, high impact project.

Additional Information

Values we admire:

·      We find joy and purpose in serving others.

o  Making a difference is what we do. We do the right thing for the right reasons – and we do it well, even when it’s hard.

o  You operate from a perspective of truly caring about our employees, clients, and customers and creating value for them.

·      We are strong individually and together, we’re powerful.

o  We believe in each other, in honesty, and in having fun. You won’t find egos or office walls here because we aren’t defined by titles – but by actions, behaviors and results.

·       We roll up our sleeves and get stuff done.

·      We’re boldly and relentlessly reinventing healthcare.

o   We are a company changing the world, one person at a time. 

o   Super high expectations? Bring it on?  Our curiosity drives us.

·      You understand our desire to be the best place to work and that trust is the foundation of that.

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