Data Engineer

Hinge Health is pioneering the world's most patient-centered digital hospital, starting with musculoskeletal health. MSK conditions are the #1 medical spend for US employers. Hinge Health is finally making it easier to bring expert-recommended care to millions of patients by being the first company to combine wearable-sensor guided exercise therapy with 1-on-1 health coaching and patient education. Only Hinge Health has clinically validated outcomes across 4 peer-reviewed studies showing reductions in: chronic pain, opioid use, anxiety, depression, absenteeism, and costly surgeries.

4 in 5 employers with a digital MSK solution partner with Hinge Health and we are poised to triple our customer base again in 2020. Hinge Health has raised $126M to date and has 200+ employees across our San Francisco, Portland, Minneapolis, Chicago, and remote offices.

Our tech stack: AWS, Aptible, Postgres, Redis, Rails, Python, Airflow, Mode Analytics, Android, React, and React Native.


  • Maintain our current ETL-lite while scaling it for the future
  • Create and maintain views and expand use of rollup tables
  • Identify opportunities to improve the integrity of our datasets and implement the fixes
  • Assist in building out our payments platform for managing medical claims
  • Help explore options for delivering data to clients, including possible API access
  • Inform our 2020 objectives and key results around scaling and data needs


  • Bachelor’s degree in C.S. or comparable degree preferred
  • Minimum of 3 years relevant experience in data engineering
  • Ability to collaborate and problem solve across teams
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Python: using community-standards, linting, and testing at all appropriate levels.
  • SQL: comfort with joins, unions, views, rollups, windowing functions, testing
  • JSON parsing and fluency with RESTful APIs
  • Operational competency with cloud-hosted systems such as AWS, Aptible, or Heroku
  • Ability to correlate data across multiple sources: RDBs, csv, json
  • Understands how to write efficient code and can optimize existing software and queries


  • Prior experience with healthcare data (PHI/PII/HIPAA requirements)
  • Experience developing software in Ruby on Rails
  • Understanding of user experience principles
  • History of technical writing


  • Competitive compensation with meaningful stock options
  • Medical, dental, vision
  • 401K match 
  • 3 months paid parental leave
  • Daily lunch
  • Professional development budget 
  • Monthly fitness/gym reimbursement  
  • Annual mental wellness benefit 
  • Noise-cancelling headphones 
  • Work from home policy
  • Opportunity to join a fantastically talented, diverse, and passionate team at a pivotal time in the company’s lifecycle

No recruiters, please.

Hinge Health is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. We do not discriminate based upon race, religion, color, national origin, gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with a disability, or other applicable legally protected characteristics. 
We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.

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