Director of Engineering, Automation @ PatientPop - Santa Monica, CA 90401

Director of Engineering, Automation

Santa Monica, CA 90401
a month ago
PatientPop is a healthcare technology company that helps practices thrive with an all in one practice growth solution. Our platform empowers practices to promote themselves online, attract patients, and retain them for life. We improve every digital touchpoint along the patient journey, so patients can easily find and choose a practice, and become their advocate. We also improve every aspect of a practice's online presence to help them attract the right patients to their services, and keep them coming back.

We've helped thousands of providers since our founding in 2014. Along the way, we cultivated an incredible work environment — one of the best, according to Great Place to Work

How you will contribute:

As a Director of Engineering, you will help shape the future of the way we onboard and support customers. You will build tools to orchestrate customer onboarding across multiple products.

  • Direct and mentor teams to build core data services and an event choreography platform storing HIPAA compliant data for PHI and PII (providers, practices, appointments, patients, etc.) as the lead architect and technical domain owner
  • Inspire, champion and teach when the need arises
  • Demonstrate a mix of intelligence, integrity, domain knowledge, verbal agility, and diplomacy which allows you to rapidly earn the trust of engineers and product management leaders
Our tech stack:

  • Language: Python 3
  • Infrastructure: AWS
  • Framework: Flask
  • Database: Postgres, Elasticsearch, Dynamo
  • Events: Kinesis, SQS, SNS
  • Service: ECS, Lambda
Skills you'll bring:

  • 10+ years of experience as a software engineer
  • 7+ years of experience in technical management
  • 4+ years of experience managing other technical managers
  • Technical roadmap evangelization and management
  • Architecture visionary and best practices steward
  • Experience with using ORM frameworks
  • Experience with event-driven technologies (Kafka, kinesis, SQS, ActiveMQ, RabbitMQ)
  • Experience with relational databases (MySQL, Postgres, Redshift) and nonrelational databases (Dynamo, Cassandra, Elasticsearch, Hbase)
  • Experience data-driven access and scalable object-oriented RESTFUL web services
  • Must have an understanding of distributed design patterns using cloud-based systems including AWS
  • Leader of Test Driven Development (TDD) and Agile processes
  • Team-oriented and collaborative, capacity to mentor team members of all levels
  • Leadership ability, excellent written and verbal English skills.
About You:

  • You are able to hire, build, and develop high performing engineering teams
  • You are able to quickly make low-level decisions while being patient and methodical with high-level ones.
  • You can command the room amongst the smartest and diverse set of individuals
  • You're curious, love to learn and to dig into new technologies, and can pick them up quickly
  • You demonstrate strong technical architecture and platform engineering skills along with the ability to switch between technology paradigms.
  • You love working with some of the best world-class engineers, product managers, and architects.
  • You strive to excel, innovate and take pride in your work
  • You are able to work well with other leaders in the company

  • Hackathons
  • Opportunities to host PatientPop talks
  • Dog-friendly
  • Weekly catered lunches
  • 100% fully-paid health, dental and vision options
  • Stock options
  • 401 (k)
  • 2 Blocks from the beach and next to the promenade
  • And many more perks!