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Senior Software Developer

Role description

This individual will be responsible for leading our software development team of 4-5 members, split between the Minneapolis and Budapest offices. As GeneMatters continues to scale business operations, we’re looking for an experienced technical leader to help extend our telehealth platform to meet increased demand. The ideal candidate will be a software developer fluent in nodeJS and React with a track record of providing significant contributions to the code base, but also managing and leading successful teams in a startup environment. They will work closely with product, clinical, marketing, and sales to continue to evolve our proprietary platform.


  • Serve as technical leader and mentor for the software development team
  • Develop, update, and maintain the overall architecture strategy for software and infrastructure for full stack web applications
  • Hands-on development in leveraging open source technologies to build, deploy, and maintain cloud-based web/backend systems
  • Accountable for on-time delivery and operational support for deployed software applications
  • Coordinate with partner’s tech counterparts to deliver fully integrated solutions for customers
  • Implement appropriate testing at all levels of the software stack

Core requirements

  • B.S. in computer science or a related discipline
  • 5+ years of demonstrated solution architecture experience
  • 10+ years of experience developing full-stack software applications
  • 3+ years using and managing Cloud-based data software architecture (AWS)
  • Fluent in Linux / command line and Docker
  • Fluent in modern software development practices (git, pull-requests, jira)
  • REST based web services development
  • Experience using Typescript
  • Experience using frontend JS frameworks (React)
  • Experience using backend web frameworks (Node)
  • Automated deployment tools (Ansible, AWS Cloudformation)

Preferred qualifications

  • Digital health, healthcare experience or regulated software environment (HIPAA)
  • DevOps interest or competency
  • Agile software development experience
  • Distributed team management experience


To apply, please send a resume and cover letter to

About GeneMatters

GeneMatters was founded to ensure that everyone has access to expert genetic counseling when they need it. Our mission is to increase access to genetic counseling services and provide the most cost-effective, efficient and comprehensive genetic counseling experience. We partner with hospitals, clinics, academic centers and genetic labs that need to expand access to genetic counseling services. We combine genetic counseling with our telehealth platform to seamlessly integrate with our partners. Our board-certified and licensed genetic counselors help people understand their genetic family history, decide if genetic testing is right for them, choose the right test, and understand their results to make informed decisions.