Director of Engineering

HealthTap is taking off! 

As a Director of Engineering with unique problem-solving capabilities, you have a deep passion for quality, and the drive to build out a world-class team of exceptional engineers. If this sounds like you, please read on!


Who You Are

  • Your vision is clear and far-seeing
  • You believe that brevity is the soul of wit
  • You know how to read between the lines
  • You can see both the forest and the trees
  • You know how to reconcile seemingly contradictory requirements
  • You know how to communicate in a way that everyone understands
  • You understand how to smooth ruffled feathers
  • You take delight in mentoring promising newbies
  • You have a backbone
  • You stand up for your people
  • You listen carefully
  • You give credit where credit is due
  • You never micro manage
  • You take risks when appropriate
  • You create an atmosphere of collaboration and cooperation
  • You know how to spot amazing people
  • You know when to get out of the way
  • You protect your team from trivia
  • You’re not afraid to ask for advice


What you want from your next career move

To use your leadership and technical skills to build a team of extraordinary engineers. To truly make a difference in the lives of millions of people.


Why we need you

HealthTap is a company that saves lives. A company that is going to change the face of health care for good. We want to identify and hire a director of engineering capable of building a world-class engineering team that will attract talent for years to come.


We need you to:

  • Foster and support a culture of innovation and excellence within our engineering organization
  • Define critical architectures to deliver on the product while working closely with the CTO and head of product to jointly define product milestones and deliver on them
  • Track and analyze metrics to inform your efforts


How You’ll Change Global Healthcare

Your engineering leadership will foster and support a culture of innovation and excellence that will help HealthTap revolutionize medicine and transform the doctor-patient relationship.


What You’ve Achieved

  • BS / MS in Computer Science (or equivalent experience)
  • Extensive professional experience as a technology leader at a consumer-facing software/mobile company
  • Strong experience in: data modeling, data collection and aggregation, data mining and analytics, and Ruby on Rails and/or Java based web application development
  • An entrepreneurial nature with a strong passion for solving difficult problems
  • Exceptional product and project management skills with a proven ability to synthesize feedback and input from product management, engineering, and marketing
  • Startup or equivalent experience (preferred) and the drive to live the dream (required)

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