What you’ll do:
- Work closely with our Data Science team to lead the implementation of new features and the evolution of our search platform technology
- Be accountable for the success of high-visibility projects and coordinate the technical efforts of a team working on concurrent search projects
- Work with senior ZocDoc technology leaders to conceptualize a vision for our search platform and execute upon that vision
- Mentor your team technically! We need someone who can really help engineers shine.
- A passion for huge, scalable systems (i.e. you read HighScalability for fun) and stellar design (i.e. bad design makes you physically ill)
- Focus: Be able to follow a design through implementation and release
- Insatiable attention to detail. If something works and you don’t know why, you should be A) alarmed and B) driven to investigate.
- Exhaustive understanding of inversion of control/dependency injection. You should be able to design, implement, and unit test a system with ease.
- Mentorship: Not satisfied with just getting the job done, you should really enjoy helping your peers hone their skills.
ZocDoc is the beginning of a better healthcare experience for millions of patients every month. Since 2007, we’ve worked to fix broken systems that get in the way of good care by uniting modern patients and doctors. It began with some bad news we’ve all heard before. After ZocDoc’s founder suffered a burst eardrum, the doctor couldn’t see him for four painful days. He was left wondering: If we could buy everything from hand soap to airfare with a swipe of the phone, why was healthcare so different? And why had we come to accept our powerlessness as patients? The idea for ZocDoc was born then, and we haven’t stopped building since. With ZocDoc, you can see doctors’ open appointment times and book instantly online – no more phone calls, and no more month-long waits. But better access to care was just the start. Trying to find a neighborhood physician who meets your needs? With ZocDoc, it’s as simple as it should be. You can also make informed choices with verified reviews, stay on top of important checkups with tailored reminders, and more. And those pesky waiting room forms? Fill them out online – just once – and you can use them over and over again. Of course, your healthcare experience probably isn’t perfect yet. That’s why ZocDoc will keep dreaming solutions up and rolling them out. But no matter what, our mission will remain the same: give power to the patient. We simply believe there’s no better way to deliver the great healthcare experience we all deserve.