Engineering Manager at Navigating Cancer

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At Navigating Cancer, our mission is to improve the lives of cancer patients and those who care for them. We enable oncology clinics to provide personalized, efficient care to every patient by providing relevant educational materials, giving the whole care team visibility to patient issues and needs, and delivering useful insights so that care teams can identify and resolve gaps in care. Through our platform, patients receive a holistic service offering to support their individual goals and needs.
In order to advance our mission to – “Enable Personalized Care for Every Cancer Patient,” we are seeking candidates for an Engineering Manager:


  • Hands-on leader responsible for managing the day-to-day activities for x- functional agile engineering team(s).
  • Manage all aspects of the product and services development life cycle, including requirements and design analysis, DevOps Automation and Test automation through our CI/CD pipelines
  • Collaborate with product managers, technical project managers, and other engineering leaders to define the product roadmap, technical strategy, and delivery milestones for your team(s).
  • Guide your team(s) in the definition of service interfaces, clear user stories with well-defined acceptance criteria, intuitive technical designs that result in high- quality products.
  • Design and develop front-end applications for both patients and clinicians.
  • Develop a modern secure, scalable cross-platform API layer, micro-services (functional) and data services using open source development frameworks, libraries and tools.
  • Foster a positive and motivating work environment with a strong focus on x- functional team building and collaboration. Mentor team members and help them meet their career growth objectives.
  • Contribute and support the evolution of our development methodologies and processes.


  • Experience leading teams building multi-tenant SaaS products.
  • Experience working in an Agile delivery environment (Scrum) is a must
  • 5+ years of leading software engineering team(s)
  • Strong communication, client services, and interpersonal skills
  • Experience or familiarity solving problems across a heterogeneous (multiple technology) platforms 
  • Fierce passion for collaboration, mentoring, and growing others
  • Must have bias for action, and experience making things happen in a fast-paced, dynamic environment
  • Experience managing offshore team members
  • Strong Architecture & technical design experience
  • Excitement for the mission of Navigating Cancer and a strong desire to impact an up-and-coming health care technology start-up
  • BA/BS in Computer Science or a related technical field

Technical Requirements:

  • Experience building web applications using JavaScript libraries and frameworks
  • (Angular, React). 
  • Experience in developing secure & cloud-native API solutions.
  • Proficiency w/a variety of languages/tools (ex. Go, Java, JavaScript, Node.js, Ruby/Rails, API Management and development tools, DevOps automation tools)
  • Passion about the way you develop software, a keen desire to write clean, precise unit tests for front-end applications and back-end services
  • Experienced with GIT, Jira, and Jenkins.
  • Experienced with both Relational and Document-centric data stores.

The ideal candidate will also have, but not required:
 Experience working in Healthcare Tech.
 Experience with Healthcare Interoperability standards: HL7, CDA, FHIR
 Contributions to the open-source community

Why work here? 
We support thousands of healthcare professionals and tens of thousands of cancer patients every day. We help cancer patients get better care—and consider this a valuable and meaningful reason to come to work everyday. You get to work with leading technology, wear many hats, and contribute every day to our business success! Join us to help us grow and establish ourselves as a world-class business. We are lean, agile, and lightweight. We believe in each other, believe in our work, and have fun along the way.
This position is full time (normally in our downtown Seattle office) - currently 100% remote during the COVID pandemic.
We offer competitive compensation, benefits and a fantastic work environment:
- Employer subsidized medical, dental and vision 
- 401K + ROTH option
- Generous employee stock option plan
- Paid maternity/ paternity leave policy
- Educational stipend
Our Values: 
Work with Purpose. Work together to improve the lives of cancer patients. Collaborate with team members, have passion, enthusiasm and mission for the work that we do.
Act with Integrity. Communicate openly, be honest, follow through.
Be Agile. Discover creative solutions, welcome change. Adapt and pursue continuous improvement.
Seek Simplicity. Reduce complexity for our customers and patients. Simplify our products, our processes and our messages.
Strive for Growth. Constantly strive to achieve personal, professional, and company goals. Continuous reflection, learning and achievement.

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Located in a historic building a block away from the Seattle waterfront and close to Pike Place Market, Pioneer Square, and some awesome coffee shops

What are Navigating Cancer Perks + Benefits

Navigating Cancer Benefits Overview

- Work from anywhere
- Employer paid medical, dental and vision
- 401K + ROTH option
- Paid maternity/ paternity leave policy
- ORCA passes for commuting
- Educational stipend
- Central location equidistant from Pike Place Market and Pioneer Square
- Company sponsored lunch every Monday and monthly Waffle Wednesdays

Eat lunch together
We have multiple areas in the office where people congregate during lunch to hang out with their fellow team members.
Intracompany committees
Navigating Cancer has an activities committee that are made up of volunteers to help create all the fun team building activities we do. Examples include ski trips, happy hours, online games, etc.
Daily sync
Team owned deliverables
Team based strategic planning
Group brainstorming sessions
Pair programming
Open office floor plan
One of the oldest buildings downtown, this is a great space with exposed brick & beams. Conference rooms for meetings and brainstorming sessions w/ an open floor plan for a collaborative team feel.
Dedicated Diversity/Inclusion Staff
Hiring Practices that Promote Diversity
Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
Employees can contribute up to $1500 annually to their FSA.
Disability Insurance
Dental Benefits
Vision Benefits
Health Insurance Benefits
Life Insurance
Team workouts
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
Employee Stock Purchase Plan
Performance Bonus
Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
Child Care Benefits
Navigating Cancer has an optional FSA plan that includes childcare benefits.
Generous Parental Leave
Flexible Work Schedule
Navigating Cancer provides employees with a flexible work schedule that includes Flexible start and end times.
Remote Work Program
Our remote work program includes work from home 1 day per week or work remotely on occasion as needed.
Family Medical Leave
Company sponsored family events
Navigating Cancer loves to get the whole team together, including family & children for our annual summer BBQ.
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Generous PTO
Navigating Cancer employees receive between 15 and 25 days per year of paid time off based on years of service.
Paid Holidays
Perks & Discounts
Casual Dress
Commuter Benefits
Company Outings
Stocked Kitchen
Some Meals Provided
Happy Hours
Home Office Stipend for Remote Employees
Professional Development Benefits
Job Training & Conferences
Tuition Reimbursement
Lunch and learns
Promote from within
Continuing Education stipend
Online course subscriptions available
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