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Senior Frontend Engineer

User Interface – Mountain View, California
Department User Interface
Employment Type Full-time
Minimum Experience Experienced
Compensation $140,000-$170,000 annually

About GetInsured

GetInsured is a cloud-based Healthcare Exchange Platform used by nearly 1 in 5 Americans who enrolled in coverage from 2014 to 2017. We build tools and services that enable consumers to have greater control over their healthcare choices. Our customers are consumers, employers, Healthcare marketplaces, benefits consultants and health insurers. One of our most significant challenges lies in transforming complex industry processes to delightful and satisfying user experiences for healthcare shoppers online, while at the same time keeping our technology platform scalable and flexible enough to adapt to the changing insurance landscape.

Why Work Here?

“GetInsured makes an impact in the lives of millions of uninsured Americans. Bring your passion and ingenuity to make your mark.”

We currently have an opening for the following position:

Senior Frontend Engineer


  • As part of our agile teams, you’ll share ownership of the UI design process with groups of product managers, designer, and engineers from concept to the outcome. You’ll help define new product features through rapid iterative prototyping and UI simulations in code with live data.
  • You’ll create and manage production ready frontend code, lead regular code reviews with a strong focus on re-usability, scalability, and performance.
  • You’ll explore cutting-edge front-end technologies to create new innovative features (chatbots and tools leveraging machine learning) for GetInsured’s exchange platform; as well as build tools for improving internal productivity and undertake experimental work.
  • You’ll collaborate and communicate with designers, front-end engineers, product managers and QA engineers in ensuring that user interface is consistent and design goals are met. As needed you’ll participate in scoping & estimation of UI projects and & communicate & present UI solutions and plans to other teams.
  • You’ll create testable, clean code, document code, troubleshoot; participate in code reviews and optimize front-end performance.
  • You’ll contribute towards continual improvements of the UI architecture. You’ll adopt a web-components based, style-guide driven development approach to all frontend solutions.

Skills & Experience:

  • Solid skills and expertise in Javascript, Reactjs, Angularjs, jQuery, HTML, CSS3, LESS, Sass/SCSS.
  • Experience in techniques of asynchronous Javascript programming, and at least one major Javascript MV* framework, RESTful APIs & JSON, Nodejs, Jasmine/ Karma/Jest.
  • Experience in working with semantic markup, use of Bootstrap responsive grids and BEM approaches to CSS, responsive web design.
  • Experience in frontend tooling and workflows with Git, Grunt/Gulp, Webpack, Bower & NPM.
  • Experience in optimizing for front-end performance.
  • Experience in working with small scrum teams in an agile development process.
  • Experience in Design for Accessibility, Web Components & Living Styleguides.

Other Preferences:

  • 5 or more years of Frontend development experience in the industry.
  • A bachelors or masters educational background in any branch of engineering or design.
  • Strong portfolio, GitHub activity or web presence showing technical interests and experimental work would be a plus.
  • A good understanding of usability, interaction design principles, and an awareness of how product design impacts business outcomes.
  • A passion for the web, user interface design and front-end development technology trends.
  • Meticulous in details, astute in problem-solving.
  • Ability to communicate ideas clearly and listen with empathy.
  • Ability to work in a team, work independently, or take on leadership roles when necessary.
  • Knowledge and familiarity with Machine Learning, Natural Language Processing concepts, and experience with chatbots would be a plus.

What we offer:

A challenging, consumer-facing problem space, where you can make an immediate impact. You’ll be wearing multiple hats and working on various projects and teams. You will get your hands dirty with the latest technologies, learn to use new tools and get the opportunity to have your say in the final product. You’ll work alongside a great team that assumes the best intentions, and makes every effort to show empathy and care in all interactions. We’re a well-funded, stable startup with excellent salaries, medical/dental/vision coverages, and perks. GetInsured is an Equal Opportunity Employer and value diversity at our company.


  • Health, Dental, Vision, Life, Disability
  • 401k match
  • Stock options
  • Catered lunch twice a week. Kitchen stocked with snacks, fruits, drinks.
  • Onsite Yoga
  • Yearly Education allowance


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  • Location
    Mountain View, California
  • Department
    User Interface
  • Employment Type
  • Minimum Experience
  • Compensation
    $140,000-$170,000 annually
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