Senior Software Engineer

Blink Health   •  

Westford, MA

Industry: Pharmaceuticals & Biotech


Not Specified years

Posted 52 days ago

About the role:

Blink is looking for Senior Software Engineers to build user experiences and the APIs that power them. In addition to working on our public facing website ( you will build new unreleased products, marketing systems like our conversational commerce system, and tools that help us provide the best customer experience in healthcare.

We believe in using a small number of well-known tools like AWS, Python, Javascript, MySQL, and Linux. We are looking for engineers that value simplicity, pragmatism, have a bias towards action, and are passionate about building products that bring real value to our customers.

If you join Blink, you will:

  • Build new features, write unit tests, and lead the release of these features to production.
  • Develop and AB test new ReactJS components to improve our user experience
  • Design new APIs to power new features
  • Fix performance problems and debug production issues
  • Perform peer code and architecture reviews
  • Participate in on-call rotation and improve our run-books
  • Collaborate with your team to architect and document new systems

About You:

You are an engineer who, above all, is excited to build products that give our customers the best possible experience purchasing prescription medications. You have professional experience working on a team turning ideas into reliable, maintainable code.

You will be successful in this role if you:

  • Have built web applications professionally
  • Want to work in a highly collaborative environment: we believe a team can be stronger than its individual parts
  • Are independent and curious
  • Are comfortable owning features from design through delivery to production
  • Have experience with one or more modern programming languages
  • Are willing to dive into a large code base and contribute immediately
  • Enjoy writing code that is understandable, maintainable, and testable
  • Can communicate effectively with other engineers, designers, product managers, and anyone else at Blink
  • Are excited to both design scalable APIs and elegant front-end code


  • You have a lot of experience with Python, ReactJS, or even better, both
  • You have experience building polished, consumer-grade websites