Sr Software Engineer

Full-time | prague

I'm interested

Sr Software Engineer

Full-time | prague


Hello we’re Accolade.

We have an opportunity to change the way consumers experience the healthcare system that’s really not working in their favor. Our mission is to make life better for the consumer, drive costs down for the business, and actually make people healthier through compassion, expertise, and technology.

Job Details

Accolade is an on-demand healthcare concierge for employers, health plans, health systems and consumers. Our team of compassionate, exceptional professionals is supported by breakthrough science and technologies to guide people through the healthcare system in a deeply personalized manner. By taking the time to get to know each person, understand the context of their healthcare decisions, build trust and influence decisions, we deliver industry-leading engagement levels, satisfaction scores unseen in healthcare, better health outcomes, and cost savings of more than 10 percent.

Accolade has been recognized as one of the nation’s 25 most promising companies by Forbes magazine, the fastest-growing private healthcare company by Inc. 500 and a Top Workplace in Philadelphia for five consecutive years. For more information, visit

As a Senior Software Engineer joining Breaking Bad team, you will join a small and experienced team on a mission of delivering a better healthcare experience to our members in US health-care market (almost 2Ms members).

You will be in charge of designing and building microservices to manage a crucial domain of our organization, you will work in AWS using serverless products such as Lambda and Batch and you will code in Python and Java, you will not work on legacy system.

Our Projects manage the domain of Practitioners (our Accolade’s colleagues supporting customers via phone or messages) inside Accolade Cloud Platform, we own the creation, maintenance and termination of practitioners, we have microservices to manage their schedules, their statuses and their statistics. We also integrate our Platform with two external software one for HR data and one used to monitor the activities of our Health Assistants.

The most recent project is a forecasting tool to predict the number of calls and messages we will receive.

A day in the Life…

  • Working with a small agile team to design and develop serverless applications and microservices meeting the team’s quality standards.
  • Implementing new features on the back-end side of our Accolade Cloud Platform
  • Working with new cloud and cutting-edge technologies (AWS, Elastic, NewRelic, Python, Java) on existing and new projects
  • Contribute to best practices and help guide the future of our application technologies.
  • Mentoring younger colleagues
  • Working with great engineers
  • Continuously improving our user experience (automating manual work, improve reliability)
  • Be part of Continuous delivery mission where your change is delivered to production in minutes (after all automated tests are successfully executed)
  • Working on own product and being proud of it (we are not a software factory)
  • Working on a mission-critical project that has a profile in company

A look outside the day to day:

  • You will collaborate with other excellent developers to proofs of concept to push innovation
  • You will contribute to raising the bar of quality of our offering
  • You will share with the team/office/community your passions and personal projects

Demonstrated education, skills and experience to be successful in this role:

  • Strong knowledge of Python 3 (5+ years of experience)
  • Good knowledge of Java (3+ years of experience)
  • Good Experience with building serverless applications (AWS is better, not required and Serverless Application Model)
  • Knowledge of database systems (relational or NoSQL)
  • Knowledge of CI/CD processes
  • Experience or interest in working with front-end languages (Typescript, Java Script, React)

What can you expect from us:

  • Fun, transparent and informal working culture
  • Interesting and challenging projects
  • Great work-life balance and possibility to work from home
  • Work in an international environment and opportunities to grow
  • Work with modern technologies like AWS​
  • Regular company events
  • Participation in various conferences and continuous learning
  • Competitive salary and benefits​
  • Support during your relocation process​


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