Lead Software Engineer

EngineeringRemote, San Francisco, California Remote - Eastern US


Everyday Health Group (EHG) is a recognized leader in patient and provider education and services attracting an engaged audience of over 74 million health consumers and over 890,000 U.S. practicing physicians and clinicians. Our mission is to drive better clinical and health outcomes through decision-making informed by highly relevant information, data, and analytics. We empower healthcare providers, consumers and payers with trusted content and services delivered through Everyday Health Group’s world-class brands.

The Opportunity

Everyday Health Pregnancy and Parenting is seeking a Lead Software Engineer who is passionate in solving business problems through innovation and engineering practices with our AWS Cloud infrastructure.  You will be leading a team of talented engineers to build services that power our What to Expect® and BabyCenter® mobile apps and web sites, which serve more than 13 million global users weekly.  You will drive execution of initiatives while collaborating with Product and various cross-functional groups to achieve business goals.

This is a great opportunity if you have experience leading a team that builds scalable architecture, enjoy working in a collaborative environment that embraces innovations and ingenuity, and have a desire to build great products for new and expecting parents.

Key Responsibilities

  • Provide technical leadership to deliver roadmap initiatives and define execution and prioritization strategies for the Pregnancy and Parenting Services team
  • Lead a team of 3-4 developers and provide guidance on various AWS technology stacks
  • Collaborate with broader engineering and product organization to build products and execute project plans successfully
  • Partner software architect to define best practices and drive modernization initiatives

 Job Qualifications

  • 5+ years of software engineering experience
  • 3+ years of AWS Cloud experience working with AWS services EC2, S3, RDS, DynamoDB, Lambda, SNS, SQS, CloudWatch
  • 3+ years of programming experience with C#, or NodeJS, .NET experience a plus.
  • Proficient in designing and implementing highly-available, event-based systems leveraging microservice-based architectures
  • Hands-on experience with CI/CD, provisioning using Terraform/CloudFormation/SAM
  • Experience with leading multiple teams and working with cross-functional stakeholders
  • Ability to lead team, define technical requirements, manage deadlines and collaborate with product and other tech
  • Excellent communication and organization skills
  • No minimum education level required. We believe and care about what you know, your experience and how you apply them, whether you acquired it from college or charted your own path beyond the traditional education means.

Our Culture and Values

We created our values together to guide our collective purpose and pursuits. We are collaborators and problem solvers. We empower one another to make informed decisions and to be enabled towards action. We embrace success. We recognize that innovation can spark and be born from any of us no matter our individual role or background. We encourage open mindedness and sensitivity to each other and our environment. Our personal and professional passions get ignited, nurtured and supported. We value that doing is greater than talking as the most measurable means of impact. Our collective purpose to deliver enlightened audience experiences with trusted brands is what drives the success of our business and our professional satisfaction.

Life at Everyday Health

At Everyday Health Group, a division of Ziff Davis, we work in a culture of collaboration and welcome those who desire to join our growing global community.  We believe in careers versus jobs and people versus employees.  We seek enthusiastic individuals with an entrepreneurial spirit looking for an environment that rewards your best work.

Everyday Health offers competitive salaries in addition to robust health and wellness benefits including medical, dental, vision, life and disability benefits, Flexible Spending accounts, 401(k) with company match, an Employee Stock Purchase Plan, Pregnancy and Parental leave, Family Planning Support via Maven, Flexible Time Off, Volunteer Time Off, Fitness Reimbursement as well as employee-focused engagement and education programs, including Employee Resource Groups and company-sponsored events. If you’re seeking a dynamic, flexible work environment where you can see the direct impact of your performance, then Everyday Health is the place for you.  Everyday Health Group has employees located in 35 states as well as offices in NYC, Asheville, Boston, San Francisco, Fort Lauderdale and Denver.  This is a remote/hybrid position which may be performed anywhere in the Eastern United States except within the City of New York.

Everyday Health Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive and equitable environment for all employees.