Brighter - Full Stack Sr Software Engineer

Cigna - Santa Monica, CA (30+ days ago)3.7 is growing to the scale of millions of users! We are looking for developers who really enjoy writing code to help us design and build large-scale applications. The position requires hands-on development of service-based scalable applications. Our team is extremely collaborative. Interested candidates must love to write code, be self-motivated, willing to learn, and willing to share new ideas to improve our team and processes.


Candidates will need to have experience with medium-to-large-scale web development.
Ability to develop within “full” technology stack (back,middle,front end).
Be part of a fast moving team, working with the latest tools and open source technologies
Design and develop our next generation of RESTful APIs and Event driven services in a distributed environment
Use advanced, distributed technologies to process, store, and quickly retrieve huge volumes of data
Work on a development team using agile methodologies


Experience with scripting languages such as JavaScript, Ruby, or Python
Experience with Angular 2+ (preferred), React, or Ember.
Web application development experience with compiled languages such as Java, Groovy, C#, or Go
Solid understanding of OOP, Design Patterns, Data Structures and Web Standards
Solid understanding of JavaScript, HTML and CSS
Strong understanding of parallel processing, concurrency and asynchronous concepts
Experience with developing RESTful web services
Experience with Linux
Strong experience with enterprise level N-tier web applications
Experience with Frameworks/Apps such as Express, Grails, Spring MVC
Experience in writing native SQL queries
Relational Database - experience using Oracle, MySQL/MariaDB, Postgres, or SQLServer
NoSql Database - DynamoDb, MongoDB, Cassandra
Caching - Redis, Memcached
Experience with cloud infrastructure (AWS, Google App Engine, or Heroku)

Experience with Angular 2+
Experience with Node
Experience in a startup
Experience in SSO (SAML, OPENID)
Knowledge of search solutions such as Lucene, Solr, or ElasticSearch
Experience in architecting and designing distributed systems that are highly available and security focused
Experience with designing event-based systems
Understanding Queue/Messaging services- JMS, Amazon SQS, MS MQ, etc.
Experience with single-page applications
“We have a huge opportunity here at Brighter – with the agile, disruptive culture of a startup and the backing of a health care industry giant – we have the chance to use technology to completely transform how consumers understand and use their health benefits. I look forward to having you join the team to help us make health insurance simpler and more accessible. ” – Jake Winebaum, Brighter Founder and CEO, Cigna’s Chief Digital Officer
Qualified applicants will be considered for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, veteran status. Need an accommodation? Email: