Backend Engineer | $120K-160K + Benefits + Hybrid Work | Infant Safety Healthcare SaaS Company

  • 1608 Walnut St, Philadelphia, PA, United States
  • Full-time

Company Description

Our client is ONLY looking for US citizens and/or people with Green Cards. Ideally, candidates would be able to travel to the office in Center City Philadelphia, PA office at least 2 days/per week. 


Our client created the first end-to-end, fully automated feeding management platform for hospitals that governs the workflow of infant feeding for inpatient NICU and PICU patients. Their platform was built to improve the pumping adherence for NICU moms (who find it hard to pump away from their babies) and to help babies get more breast milk. 

Infants are the most at risk patients in a hospital system as they can be premature - as small as 22 weeks gestational age and less than 2.5 lbs - or have severe illnesses where nutrition is of the utmost importance. Our client's platform saves NICU nurses time, provides lactation analytics, and increases patient engagement. 

Compensation and Benefits Overview

  • Salary and compensation will be commensurate with your experience.

  • Hybrid work model - 2-3 days in the office. 

  • Great benefits package including medical, dental, vision, short and long-term disability insurance, and life insurance.

  • 401k, we match 100% up to 3% of and 50% up to 5% of compensation.

  • Weekly catered lunches!

  • Strong company culture and leadership team.

  • We purchase the tools you need for the job (monitors, computers, etc).

Job Description

Our client is growing due to recent venture funding, and large customer wins. We want to add to their engineering team to refine their current platform and build next-generation services within the hospital and beyond.

The ideal candidates are passionate engineers who want to operate in a fast-paced environment creating innovative solutions in the health tech space. All team members get their hands dirty and opportunities will present themselves for leadership if desired. 

The Software Engineer will be an integral part of each phase of the software development life cycle and will be responsible for working with technical architects, product owners, and other engineers to solve challenging problems. While experience with the defined technologies is important, the ability to research and find solutions efficiently is critical. 


  • Design and develop secure APIs to support our web and mobile applications.  
  • Assist in DevOps pipelines to improve our delivery time and quality. 
  • Contribute to application architecture and performance discussions. 


  • 5+ years of experience with Node.js or Typescript or Java Spring Boot or other backend programming technologies.

  • Some experience with databases (PostgreSQL preferred).

  • Ability to learn, and implement new technologies efficiently.

  • Ability to think independently while working and communicating your ideas with the team. 

  • Thrive in a fast-paced environment and stay flexible through growth and change. 

  • Experience working on large-scale applications. 

  • Experience with cloud development and architecture using Docker containers is a plus.

  • Experience building web or mobile applications with frameworks like Angular or React Native is a bonus.

  • Experience optimizing and tuning application performance and application security desired. 

  • Startup background is a big plus.

  • Medical record integration experience is a plus.

Additional Information

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

About PhillyTech

Our vision at PhillyTech is to be the #1 resource to help SaaS and Hi-Tech companies with recruiting, hiring and lead generation. We were founded in 2015 and have been passionately working with 100+ clients in the SaaS and Hi-Tech Industry for 24+ years. PhillyTech is your "Growth Partner" and the industry leader in building Growth Solutions in Hiring and Lead Generation that drive revenue, increase productivity and lower costs. 

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