Senior Full Stack Engineer II

Published on December 13, 2022

About Nayya
At Nayya, we believe there’s a better way to choose benefits. A more transparent, less confusing way for employees to control their health and financial potential. Powered by billions of data points and machine learning, our benefits experience platform delivers personalized decision support and guidance during open enrollment, new employee onboarding, qualifying life events, and in the moments that matter all year round. This is one of the most stressful and challenging situations consumers face – and we see that as an opportunity to build an innovative response that can help millions of Americans possess the control and understanding they deserve.
Role Overview:
Engineers at Nayya build and maintain all parts of our stack, from user interfaces to backend services to data science pipelines and the infrastructure that runs them. At Nayya, you can have a tremendous impact by creating the best way for millions to choose and navigate their benefits through our software, data and AI engine.
We have a ton of interesting problems to solve around scaling web applications, linking messy heterogeneous data sets, machine learning, NLP, distributed systems, data pipelines, data analytics and predictions, system reliability, security, privacy, and more.  
We are looking for a Senior Engineer II to join our team as a expert with the experience and technical expertise to be an owner of one or more areas of our code base and helping to partner with other senior members of the team on key architectural and design related decisions. As a Senior Engineer II, you will guide others through your influence and will help shape how we build our products.
  • Learn and understand the architecture of the entire system
  • Use technical expertise to collaborate with other senior engineers on advanced matters such as system architecture or cross-functional design work 
  • Helps set technical direction and guide the design of project based work
  • Design and build new features for our core products, with expertise in our code base
  • Collaborate closely with product on scoping technical needs 
  • Highly attuned at building with quality and scale at the forefront - focused on building high-performance products 
  • Maintain and monitor application infrastructure and quality
  • Improve existing applications' functionality, speed, and reliability
  • Work with other Nayya employees to find new product opportunities
  • Be a part of the decision-making process as it relates to scaling the company and our products
  • Help propose and influence new technologies 
What You'll Bring:
  • 8+ years of professional software development experience
  • Experience designing new solutions to previously unsolved technical problems
  • Experienced technical problem solver 
  • Experience with modern, object-oriented languages and frameworks
  • Experience with Javascript and modern front-end frameworks (React, Redux, etc.)
  • Experience building and supporting production quality software
  • Experience with AWS, relational databases, REST APIs, MVC Architecture, and OOP principles
  • +1 for Ruby on Rails and/or Python experience
  • +1 for product design experience and an eye for good UX
  • +1 for experience mentoring or serving as a tech lead in prior engineering roles 
Why Join Nayya? 
  • Be an early employee of a quickly growing, VC-backed start-up - grow with us! 
  • Have a meaningful impact on a platform that is scaling very rapidly
  • Contribute to a values-based culture with an emphasis on empowerment and autonomy
  • Work in a highly collaborative, cross-functional environment
  • Benefits include: Competitive pay, employer-paid healthcare, stock options
Nayya is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. We do not discriminate based upon race, religion, color, national origin, gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with a disability, or other applicable legally protected characteristics