Backend Engineer - Telecommute at Doctor on Demand
Minnetonka, MN, US
About the Role


  • Work closely as part of our small engineering team to build and maintain our HIPAA-compliant platform and back-end that will support our mobile and web applications
  • Work as a high-productivity individual contributor with the opportunity for additional leadership roles as the team grows
  • Participate in both the development of new and exciting features as well as helping us improve existing functionality.
  • Design and grow our API to integrate with the nation's top health plans, health systems, and medical devices


  • Extensive knowledge of Python and Django or a similar web framework
  • Knowledge and experience with a scalable database technology (Postgres, MySQL, etc.)
  • Experience building backend software that has scaled well
  • Good understanding of distributed systems, modeling, indexing and associated trade-offs
  • Commitment to software development best practices (code review, automated testing and documentation)
  • Prior experience with large integrations 

Bonus Points:

  • Experience with asynchronous task queues such as Celery
  • Experience using Redis in a production environment
  • Experience with Salesforce with APEX 
  • Experience with Kubernetes and Docker 
  • Experience with front-end web technologies like HTML5, CSS, JS, etc

  • Be a core leading member of a small, elite product/engineering team
  • Fluid work hours, fun, fast-paced environment
  • Full benefits + salary + stock options
  • Unlimited PTO
  • 401(k) program with matching
  • Meals provided several days per week
  • Continuing education stipend
  • Finish your day knowing you worked on a product that helps people and has saved lives