Expressable is a virtual speech therapy practice committed to expanding access to critical services for the 40M people in the United States with a communication disorder. In response to a strong body of research proving that parent interventions are the most effective way to improve pediatric outcomes, Expressable has pioneered a technology-enabled care model focused on helping parents integrate speech therapy techniques into their childâs daily lives. Founded in 2019, weâve been a fully remote workforce since day one.
As a Back-End Lead Engineer with Expressable, youâll help us build innovative patient and therapist experiences using serverless technologies.
QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE:
Must have a minimum of 1 year of experience with AWS Lambda, DynamoDB and over three years of writing applications in Node.js.
securing serverless applications
modeling data in NoSQL
developing and maintaining REST APIs
with Postman or an equivalent API tool
Technical Skills--Assesses own strengths and weaknesses; Pursues training and development opportunities; Strives to continuously build knowledge and skills; Shares expertise with others.Â
Design--Generates creative solutions; Translates concepts and information into images; Uses feedback to modify designs; Applies design principles; Demonstrates attention to detail.Â
Teamwork--Balances team and individual responsibilities; Exhibits objectivity and openness to others' views; Gives and welcomes feedback; Contributes to building a positive team spirit; Puts success of team above own interests; Able to build morale and group commitments to goals and objectives; Supports everyone's efforts to succeed.Â
Attention to Detail--Double-checks the accuracy of information and work product to provide accurate and consistent work. Provides information on a timely basis and in a usable form to others who need to act on it. Carefully monitors the details and quality of own and others' work.
Adaptability--Adapts to changes in the work environment; Manages competing demands; Changes approach or method to best fit the situation; Able to deal with frequent change, delays, or unexpected events.
To perform this job successfully, an individual should have experience with our tech stack and development practices:
AWS technologies (Lambda, DynamoDB, S3, Cognito, API Gateway, EventBridge, Step Functions, SAM framework for CloudFormation, Cloudwatch, Amplify Auth)
During the selection process, the ideal candidate projects a sense of professionalism, initiative, and maturity, communicates clearly and effectively; and:
Conveys a genuine passion for our mission to set a new standard in speech therapy by making every caregiver a champion of their loved oneâs success.
Describes examples of empowering others to achieve success.
Expresses an understanding of integrity and can provide an example of maintaining ethical behavior when challenged to do otherwise.
Communicates a commitment to innovation through steady and iterative problem solving.Â
Demonstrates success as a team leader, team member, and an independent contributor.