Full Stack Developer (React / Ruby)

Location: Chicago, Illinois, United States
Type: Full-time
Posted: 19.JUL.2018
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Experienced Full Stack Developer using React, Ruby on Rails


Prevail Health, a digital health Tech Company, is searching for an experienced Full Stack Software Developer to develop web solutions for our suite of products. Our team is growing very quickly: we are looking for full stack engineers that can work in a variety of languages and are used to working in startup modes. The role allows for rapid growth for the right candidate. We’re using React, Ruby on Rails, Firebase, and native mobile languages Swift and JAVA.

About the Role
We are building and scaling our engineering team, and we are seeking knowledgeable leaders who like getting their hands dirty to join us during this exciting growth phase.

What we’re actually doing:
Here’s a look into some of the projects we are currently working on:

  • Building a workflow engine that allows teams across Prevail to build configurable experiences to deliver unique and helpful support and resources to our users
  • Developing a system to connect users and health care providers through multi-channel communication
  • Building systems to enable seamless new customer onboarding (we’re growing!) from configuration to user experience to reporting

Tech you’ll own and operate:
  • We are running on a Ruby on Rails stack, PostgreSQL DB
  • React, Redux, ES6 on the front end
  • RESTful APIs, Rails and Sinatra
  • Firebase real-time DB for some communications
  • Native iOS and JAVA mobile apps
  • GitLab version control

You at Prevail

  • You’ve been programming professionally for a few years working with a variety of technologies, and have increasingly impactful accomplishments
  • You care about what you do
  • You care about what we do
  • You’re exciting and willing to learn quickly, whether it be shiny new tech or an arcane, ill-conceived data structure; our company may be making a new product, but the health industry is another story!
  • You will work with our expanding team of mobile developers and support a seamless UX across devices
  • You consistently improve the quality of what you build, via strong technical contributions as well as through partnership and collaboration with designers and PMs on the team
  • You’ll be deploying updates to Prod, and supporting upgrades in our team’s DevOps
  • You will help build a growing technology team at a pivotal time


  • Competitive salary commensurate with experience
  • We sponsor visa status
  • Friday happy hours
  • Health and dental
  • Subsidized CTA unlimited pass

About Prevail

Prevail is solving a problem that is affecting the lives of thousands. We all have a friend, neighbor, relative, or colleague who has experienced a mental health condition. Most people - over half in America - do nothing about it. Thanks to technology we make the care more accessible and affordable. With actual clinical trials and national pilots under our belt, along with national delivery to the largest integrated health system, in addition to a signed pilot with the nation's largest insurer, Prevail is the spot to be! Join a passionate team motivating each other to take the next jump. Beers at the end of the day on Friday to celebrate the victories throughout the week, along with great leadership of former Navy pilot and University of Chicago MBA, Rich Gengler, as our CEO.

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