Full Stack Python Engineer - Remote at Doctor On Demand
St. Louis, MO, US

Doctor On Demand’s mission is to improve the world’s health through compassionate care and innovation.  We believe that health is personal, and means so much more than treating illness.  We're proud of the care we've provided over the years and the relationships we’ve developed with our patients, as evidenced by the 5-star reviews we continually receive. People use our service to gain access to some of the best physicians and licensed therapists in the country, all whenever and wherever is most convenient.  It’s as simple as opening the Doctor On Demand app on a smartphone or computer.

Through live video visits, our hand-picked, US-trained doctors take patient history, perform an exam, and recommend a treatment plan. Prescriptions, if needed, go directly to the pharmacy of choice. While insurance isn’t required, tens of millions of Americans enjoy covered medical and mental health visits through employer and health plan partnerships. To learn more about the hundreds of medical issues we treat, visit us at DoctorOnDemand.com.

Responsibilities:

  • Work as part of our platform engineering team to improve the quality and stability of our platform
  • Help us modernize our python codebase, including fixing performance bottlenecks and refactoring modules
  • Maintain a working knowledge across our entire platform including backend, frontend, mobile, and infrastructure
  • Collect feedback from internal users and identify opportunities to build new tools and improve workflows
  • Triage and resolve incoming bug reports, including participating in an on-call rotation for escalations


Requirements:

  • Extensive knowledge of Python and Django or a similar web framework
  • Experience investigating and debugging complex issues in a production environment
  • Knowledge and experience with a scalable database technology (Postgres, MySQL, etc.)
  • Experience with frontend web technologies like HTML5, CSS and JS

 

Bonus Points:

  • You have written an SPA using a javascript framework such as Angular or Vue.js
  • You have orchestrated major software dependency upgrades like Python 2 to 3
  • You have used Redis and RabbitMQ in a production environment
  • You have deployed and managed services on the AWS cloud platform
  • You have experience using Docker and Kubernetes
  • You have experience using Prometheus or similar monitoring tools


Perks:

  • 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
  • Continuing education stipend
  • Finish your day knowing you worked on a product that helps people and has saved lives