Senior Software Engineer

GoHealth - Chicago, IL (30+ days ago)3.1

Job Description

GoHealth is seeking to add a Senior Software Engineer that will play a key part in designing high-performing, scalable, web based software solutions that handle a high volume of transactions each day. As a senior member of our software engineering team, this individual should be experienced with software design, architecture, construction, testing, deployment, and support in an Agile environment. The Senior Software Engineer will be an integral part of our software development at GoHealth, and serve as a thought leader in our organization and a mentor to their team.


Serve as internal champion in code quality, reuse, and extensibility and Java subject matter expert
Communicate effectively across multiple audiences, both technical and non-technical, and connect lower-level technical details to the needs of the business
Communicate with formal and informal diagramming such as sequence, class, state, entity relationship diagrams
Positively motivate and mentor co-workers and subordinates
Promote thought leadership, and engage in start-up community activities (Github, StackOverflow, Chicago based meetups)
Develop extensive knowledge of GoHealth platform architecture, services, and applications Qualifications

Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Engineering or similar field is preferred
7 or more years of software development in a Java environment (strong Java and Javascript experience is required)
Thorough understanding of software development process, automation, and testing
Well –rounded experience, with a full stack background in front-end and back-end Java development
Front-end experience with Typescript, Javascript, Angular, React, Nodejs and/or Redux helpful
Experience with Linux or *BSD, and Open Source tools, frameworks, and technologies
Previous leadership and mentoring experience is preferred
Deep knowledge of SOA, SOAP/WS, and EDI messaging systems
Experience with application profiling, performance monitoring, concurrent systems, JVM garbage collectors and heap management
Strong experience working with various types of databases/application servers
Out-of-the-box thinker, ready to assert their vision and demonstrate passion for their work product

Additional Information

Open vacation policy
401k match program
Medical, life, dental, and vision benefits
Flexible spending accounts
Subsidized gym memberships
Commuter and transit benefits
Professional growth opportunities
Casual dress code
Generous employee referral bonuses
Happy hours, ping-pong tournaments, and more company-sponsored events