Senior Front End Engineer

San Francisco

About Phil

Founded in 2015, Phil is a San Francisco-based Series B health-tech startup, pioneering a software platform connecting all the key stakeholders in the specialty Pharma ecosystem (patients, pharmacies, doctors, insurers and manufacturers). By solving a systemic problem with a holistic solution that engages all stakeholders, the Phil Platform delivers better outcomes while lowering systemic costs.

Ready to join our team of mission-driven, analytical, and passionate people?

About The Job:

We are looking for a strong Senior Front End Engineer to join our growing team to help develop and build Phil’s consumer facing applications for doctors, patients, and pharmacies. Build applications/features that are not only technically robust, slick and aesthetically impressive but also helps improve workflow and empowers patients access to their medications. 

As a Senior Frontend Software Engineer you will work closely with our User Experience, technical and product teams to develop features using JavaScript, Typescript, and frameworks like AngularJS, React and Redux. You will also mentor junior Engineers and help them grow and contribute towards company's success in a very collaborative environment. You are not scared to try different approaches, refactor code, and always look to improve code, architecture, styles and best practices. 

The Job

  • Lead the development of all the front-end applications for various consumers/users of Phil platform 
  • Develop core UI libraries, frameworks and re-usable components as needed for different applications and features
  • Define best practices, style guide, a flexible and a well-structured front-end architecture for other Engineers to learn, follow and develop
  • Translate designs and wireframes from designers to working applications 
  • Write production level front-end code using best practices in JavaScript ES6+, Typescript, CSS via SASS or LESS, and semantic HTML
  • Review code from other Engineers to maintain consistent architecture and code style across different UI applications
  • Work closely with Designers and Product Managers to understand the business problems and help other team members with implementation 


  • Have enthusiasm to work in a small, fast-paced, and collaborative environment where you are not married to any specific technology or design pattern but have a solid understanding of using right tool and the right way for the right job
  • A minimum of 3 years of experience in building enterprise/consumer applications using modern JavaScript frameworks, such as React, Angular, or Vue
  • Love for javascript and frontend ecosystems
  • Familiar with RESTful APIs, API design, and concepts of web development patterns and architecture 
  • Possess deep knowledge of HTML5 and CSS3 web standards; understands CSS workarounds for legacy browser behaviors
  • Knowledge and experience handling web performance and security issues 
  • Strong interest in understanding the underlying business and the problem we want to solve using technology
  • Ability to build a feature from scratch and drive it to completion
  • Passionate about building great customer experiences and pixel-perfect apps 
  • Non-negotiable: a sense of ownership, responsibility, and initiative

Why Join

  • Ground floor opportunity with one of the fastest-growing startups in health-tech
  • Solve a problem that matters: be part of a company that uniquely leverages technology to bring wellness to all of its stakeholders
  • Competitive compensation (commensurate with experience) including meaningful stock options
  • Full benefits (medical, dental, vision)
  • 401(k) contribution opportunity

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