Nomad Health is hiring a

Software Engineering Manager - Search

New York, United States
Nomad Health is the first digital marketplace for healthcare jobs, efficiently connecting quality clinicians with rewarding career opportunities. Forbes recognized Nomad as one of the “Best Startup Employers”, Newsweek included Nomad on its "Most Loved Workplaces" list and Built In NYC named Nomad one of the “Best Mid-Sized Companies To Work For.” Our technology takes the busywork out of finding clinical work. We are a well-funded Series D startup backed by First Round Capital, RRE Ventures, .406 Ventures, Polaris Partners, Icon Ventures, Adams Street Partners, and Kevin Ryan (founder of MongoDB, Zola, Gilt, and DoubleClick). 
The U.S. healthcare system is experiencing a staffing crisis. Employers spend $20 billion per year recruiting clinicians to care for the rapidly aging U.S. population. Nomad replaces antiquated staffing agencies with modern technology to efficiently source, qualify, and hire medical talent on demand. Clinicians find better jobs with higher pay. Employers fill roles faster with higher quality care.  
Nomad is a fast growing team of technologists, creators, and industry experts passionate about modernizing healthcare staffing so clinicians can get back to the work they do best: caring for others.

What will you do at Nomad?

As a key member of Nomad's engineering management team, you will influence the long-term evolution of web technology for the country’s first tech-driven healthcare staffing platform!

Responsibilities include:

  • Coach, mentor, and inspire a team of 3+ software engineers    
  • Work closely with a small, dynamic team to build search and recommendations technology and platform features that will improve the performance and experience of Nomad
  • Driving architecture and solution Design, people management, with a focus on team collaboration  
  • Define and implement best practices for clean, extensible code, scalable architecture, and platform stability    
  • Own the architecture, frameworks, and toolkits used to build and maintain the product    
  • Collaborate across Product and Engineering to devise features, set priorities, strengthen architecture, and clarify requirements in a lean, agile organization  
  • Partner with Director of Engineering and VP of Engineering in building and growing the engineering team

Who Are You?    

  • 2+ years of engineering management experience leading platform engineering teams in an agile environment      
  • You strive to improve existing systems and processes  
  • Experience building scalable, high-performance search and recommendations services, using technologies like Elasticsearch and Solr
  • Full-stack development experience in Python, Ruby, PHP, or a similar language  
  • Deep understanding of databases and caching, API design and consumption, and third-party software integration  
  • Strong drive to bring new products and ideas to market quickly, a willingness to experiment and take risks, and a desire to work in a tight-knit, dynamic, collaborative environment  
  • Experience collaborating with data science teams to build and deploy machine learning models as part of search and recommender systems
Nomad offers a fast-paced, supportive, diverse culture. Benefits include comprehensive health, dental, and vision plans, 401k matching, and a remote-friendly culture, including an annual stipend to kit out your home office.
Exciting challenges lie ahead. Join us! Let's get to work.

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