PLATFORM ENGINEER (Health, Wellness & Fitness)

  • Location

    San Francisco

  • Sector:

    Software Engineering

  • Contact:

    Amelia Jones

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  • Consultant:

    Amelia Jones

PLATFORM ENGINEER (Health, Wellness & Fitness)



Intelletec has partnered with the leading behavior change technology company in the US; helping individuals and companies reach peak performance, ultimately ending the stress and burnout epidemic. They are looking for a Platform Engineer, to play a significant role in building and operating their core behavior change platform services.


This role requires a stellar backend engineer with experience building data-intensive, cloud-based web services. You will provide thought leadership on architecting and implementing highly available services that will serve as the foundation for the platform as they scale.



  • Building out a platform messaging/”nudge” service that drives behavior change by triggering and delivering millions of messages per month

  • Working with the Infrastructure and Operations team to establish their first containerized server applications running on a service mesh

  • Designing and developing B2B SaaS-driven core platform services that provide data isolation, customer-specific configuration, and the like

  • Being a driving force behind the adoption of monitoring and alerting technologies to ensure they have a high-uptime product



  • 3+ years of industry experience in software engineering roles, including

  • 2 years experience working on cloud-based, networked server application architectures

  • 2+ years experience building cloud applications/servers on AWS

  • Must be a very strong programmer, with strong fundamentals and proficiency in software design and architectureFluent in Go, with a working knowledge of JavaScript

  • Solid knowledge of cloud infrastructure, and comfortable with multiple deployment patterns (monoliths, microservices, containers, and serverless)

  • Excellent written and oral communication, with the ability to write and maintain excellent documentation



  • Experience with protobuf and gRPCPrior position working on a B2B SaaS platform

  • Experience with IaC tools such as TerraformA DevOps mindset and approach, with the ability to prototype and evolve new backend services from the ground up

  • Experience with modern cloud-native runtime platforms and tech, such as k8s, Istio, and Envoy

  • Some level of proficiency with another statically-typed language such as Java, as well as scripting languages such as Python and Ruby



  • Being part of a mission­-driven company that’s truly making a difference in the lives of people around the world ­

  • Ability to develop within the company and shape the growth strategy

  • A human-centric culture with a range of wellness perks and benefits

  • A competitive compensation package

  • Medical, dental and vision coverage + 401k program with company match

  • Generous paid time-off programs