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Senior Backend Software Engineer @

Location: Remote

Job Posted: 2 years, 10 months ago

Our team is committed to enhancing physician and patient quality of life through Elation, a SaaS cloud-based clinical platform. Since inception, we’ve been focused on building a delightful world-class experience that empowers physicians to deliver phenomenal care to patients.

Elation is looking for a Senior Backend focused Software Engineer with a deep understanding of APIs, systems and performance. Elation’s development team is a small group of experienced and talented engineers who are passionate about our product and users. As a member of the team you’ll be working as a member of one of our product teams; building systems and owning impact.

We value diversity - great talent and ideas can come from everywhere! We've built a development team that is distributed across North America, coming from a diverse set of backgrounds and experiences. We strongly encourage women and people from under-represented communities to apply. For this particular role we prefer candidates in North American timezones.


  • Collaborate to improve the core services and APIs central to our platform
  • Ship improvements and new features
  • Communicate across engineering, product, and customer-facing teams to understand our users
  • Support team members through code review and thoughtful collaboration
  • Improve our engineering standards and processes

Experience & Skills

  • 5+ years experience in software development roles
  • Proficiency in Python, experience with Django
  • Good written and oral communication skills
  • Experience working with SQL and relational databases
  • Empathy for our users and colleagues
  • Curiosity about our users and healthcare delivery
  • Experience troubleshooting challenging issues
  • Growth mindset and a passion for learning and improvement

Experience delivering SaaS products and working with AWS or other cloud hosting providers a plus