Software Engineer (Backend API)

Santa Barbara, San Mateo or San Francisco, California Full-time

Evidation Health is a technology and services company that helps individuals and the world's most innovative healthcare companies understand and influence the everyday behaviors that create better health outcomes. Evidation pairs a first of its kind discovery engine designed for better, faster, and more efficient studies with a delivery platform, Achievement, that connects individuals and the healthcare industry, including life sciences organizations, providers, payers, and digital health companies. The company's technology is designed to be entirely privacy-safe and individually-permissioned.

We’re seeking a highly motivated Software Engineer (Backend API)  to join our Enterprise Engineering team who is familiar with scalable architectures, data flows, and APIs. We value problem solving skills continuous learning, great communication, and accountability. If you thrive on autonomy, open-ended challenges, and designing large-scale software systems, this is the perfect opportunity.


  • Develop tools that enable researchers to build and execute complex clinical studies
  • Create API integrations with third parties that expand our ability to interact with more interventions
  • Develop support for features that allow us to communicate with and meet the needs of a diverse group of study participants
  • Collaborate with team members as well as staff across the company
  • Follow Agile practices to facilitate rapid development


Minimum Qualifications:

  • 3+ years software development
  • Experience with Postgres or MySQL
  • Experience writing unit tests and integrations
  • Experience with the full web development lifecycle, including development, testing, staging, deploying, and monitoring

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience working with RESTful frameworks
  • Experience working with scripting languages (Python, Ruby, etc.)
  • Experience with cloud platforms (AWS or Google)
  • Experience working with scalable API frameworks (Go, Java, Scala)


  • Health, dental, and vision benefits for you and competitive coverage for your family
  • Relocation support
  • Equity
  • Flexible work hours
  • Open vacation policy - take time when you need it
  • Support for remote work when needed
  • Relaxed work environment
  • Your choice of computing equipment and gear
  • Lots of opportunities for growth
  • Opportunity to work on fascinating challenges that improve people’s lives
Evidation Health values diversity and is committed to equal opportunity for all persons without regard to race, color, creed, religion, marital status, age, national origin or ancestry, political activity or affiliation, physical or mental disability, medical condition including genetic characteristics, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, sex or gender.


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