Senior Full Stack Ruby/Rails Developer

Novu LLC - Saint Louis Park, MN

NovuHealth is NOT offering sponsorship or relocation assistance.

  • We are looking for both local Greater Minneapolis/Saint Paul developers and US based, remote developers*
Position summary: NovuHealth is a member engagement and behavior change technology and services company partnering with health plans to improve performance by driving high-value behaviors with targeted members. We combine behavioral analytics, data science, personalized communications and incentives to help health plans influence member actions with their most challenging members. Delivered in a more efficient and effective manner than traditional rewards programs, our solutions are designed to optimize a health plan’s quality, risk and member engagement. NovuHealth works with health care’s most innovative leaders and delivers an empowering, influential and connected experience anywhere a member chooses to engage. We’re looking for driven, smart, creative and fun candidates who share our passion for optimizing the intersection of consumer engagement, technology and innovation.

What we expect of you:
Within our cross functional agile development team, you will own analysis, programming in full stack of technologies, design, and build & deployment
Actively participate in daily stand ups, code & design reviews, product demos and contribute extensively in smooth functioning and performance growth of the team
Work closely with Product Owners, Architects, and Scrum Master on solution design approaches, backlog refinement, prioritization, client demos, and release planning
Write well designed, testable, scalable, reactive, high quality code and ensure designs are compliant with specifications, standards and best practices
You enjoy working with colleagues you can rely on and learn from, and you bring a lot to the table yourself
You are willing to leave your ego at the door and are open to learning from those around you, but you are also comfortable vigorously debating the right approach to solving problems
You value an engineering culture rooted in collaboration, humility, trust, responsibility, and learning
You stay up to speed on new technologies and introduce them to your teammates
You are an excellent communicator and collaborator, especially with non-technical coworkers

Our ideal candidate:
Demonstrated strong sense of ownership, urgency, drive, and willingness to work in a late stage startup environment with tight schedules and frequent priority changes
Proficient in Ruby, Rails, Javascript, React/Redux, SQL
5+ years of professional programming experience
Enjoys immutable data structures and pure functions (JS)
Very comfortable with Git and GitHub
Proficient in PostgreSQL (e.g., understanding of stored procedures, triggers, CTE)
Enjoys the idea of deploying their own code on their first day of work
Passionate about user experience, whether that means going the extra mile to deliver a simple yet powerful UI or an API which even the most novice developer could master
Writes unit tests but are flexible with regard to testing frameworks and code coverage

What We're Offering:
Highly competitive salary
100% Employer-covered health and dental insurance premiums
401K with no cap on employer match
Yearly funds for training and conferences
A goal of keeping meetings to a minimum
A focus on quality
Fun and collaborative work environment

At NovuHealth, we don't just accept difference - we celebrate it, we support it, and we thrive on it for the benefit of our employees, our products, and our community. NovuHealth is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace.