Senior Software Engineer, API (Productivity)

April 29, 2022, 5:51 p.m.

Headspace and Ginger have recently merged to become Headspace Health! While roles are still being recruited separately on our respective websites, new hires from this point forward will be joining Headspace Health. For more information, please speak with your recruiter!

About the Senior Productivity Engineer at Headspace Health:

As a Senior Productivity Engineer at Headspace Health, you will be responsible for building and driving innovative solutions in frameworks, tools, integrations, and automation to enable the engineering teams. You will draw on your technical expertise and leadership skills to identify high-impact projects that will accelerate engineering velocity while developers can focus on delivering value to our customers. You will conceptualize, drive, implement, deploy, measure and evangelize these solutions to the engineering organization. Some of the challenges but not limited to will include modernizing the integration test framework for APIs and bootstrapping microservices.

How your skills and passion will come to life at Headspace Health:

  • Improve developer happiness of the back end teams by modernizing the existing integration test framework and accelerating the time to publish microservices
  • Improve developer workflows through instrumentation, analysis, optimization, and working with internal customers
  • Continuously discover, evaluate, and implement new technologies to maximize development efficiency
  • Work collaboratively with different teams to understand pain points and provide guidance to build software
  • Passionate about enabling automation to ensure faster delivery
  • What you’ve accomplished:

  • 4+ years of software engineering experience
  • Experience working with developer tools and libraries preferred
  • Experience with Python or Typescript preferred
  • Experience in automating CI/CD pipelines using CircleCI, Jenkins, or something similar
  • Experience working with AWS Cloud is a plus
  • Champion team mission with engineering teams and leadership
  • Empathy for customers, self-starter, team player, and overall sense of ownership
  • How we feel about Diversity & Inclusion:
    Headspace is committed to bringing together humans from different backgrounds and perspectives, providing employees with a safe and welcoming work environment free of discrimination and harassment. We strive to create a diverse & inclusive environment where everyone can thrive, feel a sense of belonging, and do impactful work together. As an equal opportunity employer, we prohibit any unlawful discrimination against a job applicant on the basis of their race, color, religion, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, national origin, family or parental status, disability*, age, veteran status, or any other status protected by the laws or regulations in the locations where we operate. We respect the laws enforced by the EEOC and are dedicated to going above and beyond in fostering diversity across our workplace. 

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    How to get started:

    If you’re excited by the idea of seeing yourself in this role at Headspace Health, please apply with your CV and a cover letter that best expresses your interest and unique qualifications.