Software Engineer – Backend

We're looking for an engaged and enthusiastic Software Engineer with experience creating robust, scalable, secure and user-friendly web interfaces. As an engineer, you will work on projects that directly impact the experience of thousands of patients every day, spread across many parts of the world.

We started Ouva out of the passion for combining great design and innovative technologies to advance healthcare experience. With strong partnerships, contracts and a beautiful office in the Dogpatch area of San Francisco, we are ready to bring on board an inspiring software engineer.

What You'll Do:

You will be designing and developing server-side components and web interfaces that are part of the Ouva ecosystem. Your solutions will make a significant impact in many areas of healthcare optimization: check-in, waiting, wayfinding, patient monitoring, patient flow, workflow optimization and more.

You will:

  • Design, develop and deploy backend services to deliver realtime notifications, metrics, configuration panels
  • Build and operate infrastructure, toolset and testing pipelines
  • Develop reusable code and libraries for future use
  • Develop REST/HL7 APIs to integrate with other healthcare infrastructure
  • Adhere to the best infosec and devops practices

Who You Are:

  • You are proficient in a back-end programming language like Python, Go, and/or JavaScript etc.
  • You understand front-end technologies and platforms, such as JavaScript, HTML5, and CSS3
  • You are experienced with modern infrastructure and toolset
  • You understand accessibility and security compliance for user authentication and authorization between multiple systems, servers, and environments
  • You care about sound engineering practices like continuous delivery and automated testing
  • You are autonomous and excited to keep up with current practices

We greatly value, celebrate and support diversity in our business.

We are open to discussing benefits & compensation based on your needs. When you apply, please provide a brief explanation of your application of why you are excellent for this role, while highlighting your previous experience. See more of our work at

To apply for this position, please send your resume, supplemental materials and letter to