Software Engineer, Frontend

Remote job: Software Engineer, Frontend

About the role

Skills: CSS, JavaScript, React

About usWe are a profitable and growing team of ~40 helping people find, enroll in and use ACA health coverage. We have doubled enrollments and revenue in each of the last three years and are now at an eight-figure run rate. We are the largest ACA enrollment platform after, having helped over 3 Million people enroll in health coverage. We’re a mission-driven team who advocates & cares for the people we serve.

We are a double bottom line company. Our two bottom lines are revenue and enrollments in ACA coverage. The ACA brings high-quality, comprehensive and affordable health coverage within reach for many low income Americans. We exist to make that promise a reality especially during the extraordinary and unfortunate circumstances of this pandemic.

About the roleWe’re looking for a Frontend Software Engineer to join us as we continue to grow. We’re looking for someone who approaches their work with the end consumer top of mind. You have a background and interest in frontend development, and enjoy putting in the time to achieve exceptional user experiences. You believe in using data and analysis to form conclusions and refine thinking. You’ll report to the CTO and Founder and work with the other founders as well. You’ll have a meaningful impact on the direction of the product and company.

ResponsibilitiesBuild performant and user-friendly web applications that achieve enrollment goalsParticipate in code reviews and thoughtfully provide constructive feedbackWork with product / ux designers to identify & design new featuresWork with other team members like sales, marketing, founders and more to achieve our goalsAnalyze data to improve the product and company operations


  • 2+ years of professional software engineering experience
  • 2+ years of React.js experience
  • Solid knowledge of JavaScript and CSS fundamentals and standards
  • Experience building high traffic consumer applications, or customer acquisition funnels
  • Experience with cross browser, cross device, and web speed considerations
  • Appreciation for quality of code and quality of user experience
  • Passionate about increasing access to healthcare

Nice to have-Experience with startups-Experience in healthcare or health insurance-SQL proficiency-Familiar with React / Redux & Rails

What HealthSherpa offers-Great compensation package including meaningful equity in a high growth, profitable company-Health, vision and dental coverage for you, your spouse and dependents-401K after grace period-Paid vacation and holidays-Catered or restaurant lunch, daily-Parking / Commuter benefit

We’re building a diverse and inclusive work environment where we learn from each other, respect one another and welcome different lived experiences. We encourage people of diverse backgrounds, experiences, identities, abilities and perspectives to apply. We are an equal opportunity employer and a fun place to work. Come join the team at HealthSherpa.

Must be authorized to work in the US.