Senior Director, Software Development

Capital Rx

New York City, NY, US
  • Job Type: Full-Time
  • Function: Engineering Software
  • Post Date: 05/13/2021
  • Website: [email protected]
  • Company Address: 85 Broad Street, New York, NY, 10004

About Capital Rx

Capital Rx is redefining the way prescriptions are priced and administered in the U.S. Through its Clearinghouse Modelâ„ , Capital Rx unlocks the pharmacy supply chain and reduces prescription costs for employer groups. By establishing a competitive marketplace for drug pricing, Capital Rx focuses its resources on deploying actionable strategies that improve plan performance and patient outcomes. The company's commitment to innovation, technology, and service is why Capital Rx is the fastest-growing pharmacy benefit manager in America.

Job Description

About Capital Rx

Capital Rx is a next generation pharmacy benefits manager, overseeing prescription benefit plans on behalf of employers, unions, and government entities. Determined to transform an outdated model, Capital Rx’s mission is to change the way prescription benefits are priced and administered in the US, unlocking enduring social change. Through our platform approach, Capital Rx delivers data-driven insights and actionable strategies that reduce costs, while improving patient outcomes. Our commitment to innovation, technology and service is the reason why Capital Rx is among the fastest-growing PBMs in the country.

Position Summary:

We’re looking for a Senior Director of Engineering who will help us lead and expand the engineering organization at Capital Rx. We need thoughtful, proactive leaders who support their teams, encourage growth, and drive accountability through results. We also desire those who can balance rapid iteration and development with high product quality expectations and who are innovative and comfortable with ambiguity.

Position Responsibilities:

Management of 5-10 software developers.
Active involvement in the hiring process, including screening and interviewing candidates.
Responsibility for helping your reports design, implement, deliver and deliver the features and functionality associated with their services.
Working with your teams to establish and execute on their OKRs.
Collaboratively working with business stakeholders to understand their needs to effectively deliver valuable software.
Implementation of new features and the triaging and fixing of defects.
Working with the rest of software development, product, and broader business leadership to establish goals, set timelines, and develop budgets for the department.
Deep understanding of timezones.
Embracing Agile and, particularly, Scrum to drive continuous process improvement.
Holding regular one-on-ones with your reports to ensure a constant, confidential communication.

Required Qualifications:

Most of your work will be leadership and management focused but you will be expected to guide the technology decisions of your team and contribute as needed
4+ years of experience managing small to medium software development teams
5+ years of experience on senior engineering roles (designing APIs, abstractions, and tools used by other engineers)
10+ years of SaaS or Application development experience
Expert-level knowledge of:
Python, Javascript
AWS EC2, EB, Lambda, SQS, SNS, SES, S3, Route 53, CloudFront, CloudWatch, RDS, Redshift
React, Redux, Sass, D3
Terraform, Saltstack, Shell
PostgreSQL, Redshift
SQLAlchemy, Alembic
Git, unit testing, debugging, profiling, performance monitoring
Strong communication and technical writing skills
B.S., in Computer Science, Physics, Engineering or a related technical field

Capital Rx values a diverse workplace and celebrates the diversity that each employee brings to the table. We are proud to provide equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibit discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, medical condition, genetic information, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.

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