Alma is hiring a
Senior Backend Engineer in Worldwide

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Senior Backend Engineer closed
🏢 Alma
💵 $160k-$200k
📅 Posted on Jun 11, 2024


Alma is a mental health care provider offering affordable and high-quality services. They are seeking a Senior Backend Engineer to join their team to build tools that help providers manage their practices more efficiently. The role involves designing, developing, and implementing maintainable and scalable product features using modern web technologies.


  • You have 4+ years of experience as an engineer with a proven history of working across the stack and building products at scale
  • You have extensive experience with web technologies, specifically Python and Django
  • You’ve implemented automated testing platforms and unit tests
  • You have a proficient understanding of code versioning tools, such as Git


  • Gain a deep understanding of what Alma members do, how they operate, and where their pain points are
  • Design, develop, and implement maintainable and scalable product features using modern web technologies (Python, Django, MySQL)
  • Develop both member-facing and internal-facing features around onboarding, scheduling, billing, and client management
  • Collaborate with Alma managers, PMs, and designers to conceptualize and build solutions for practical problems facing Alma members
  • Ensure applications and services meet Alma's standards for software including performance, scalability, and security

Preferred Qualifications

  • You enjoy customer-centered software development and collaborating closely with a team of engineers, designers, and product managers
  • You possess a desire to experiment, (succeed or fail), and use research and data, where appropriate, to make data-driven decisions


  • We’re a remote-first company
  • Health insurance plans through Cigna (medical and dental) and MetLife (vision), including FSA and HSA plans
  • 401K plan (Roth and traditional)
  • Monthly therapy and wellness stipends
  • Monthly co-working space membership stipend
  • Monthly work-from-home stipend
  • Financial wellness benefits through Northstar
  • Pet discount program through United Pet Care
  • Financial perks and rewards through BenefitHub
  • EAP access through Cigna
  • One-time home office stipend to set up your home office
  • Comprehensive parental leave plans
  • 11 paid holidays, 1 Alma Mental Health Day, and 1 Alma Volunteering Day
  • Flexible PTO
  • Salary Band: $160,000 - $200,000
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