Director, Engineering

Sema4 New York , NY 10007

Posted 3 weeks ago

Sema4 is a patient-centered health intelligence company founded on the idea that more information, deeper analysis, and increased engagement will improve the diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of disease. Sema4 is dedicated to transforming healthcare by building dynamic models of human health and defining optimal, individualized health trajectories, starting in the areas of reproductive health and oncology. Centrellis, our innovative health intelligence platform, is enabling us to generate a more complete understanding of disease and wellness and to provide science-driven solutions to the most pressing medical needs. Sema4 believes that patients should be treated as partners, and that data should be shared for the benefit of all.

Sema4 is seeking an experienced and talented Director, Engineering who will lead our software teams to build Sema4s world-class patient and provider digital experiences. You will collaborate with stakeholders throughout Sema4 to establish reliable, predictable delivery cycles and schedules. Our Engineering Director will recruit, train, lead and retain a high performing software team.


  • Establish processes, procedures, and metrics to assure high quality software

  • Enumerate and communicate risks to plans; work with stakeholders to mitigate risks

  • Provide technical guidance to teams to ensure optimal, modern, forward-looking software and architecture solutions

  • Promote software best practices around quality, code hygiene, peer review, continuous delivery, and DevOps culture

  • Collaborate with Sema4 technology leadership to set and evolve the Product Engineering technology roadmap. Adopt a forward-looking technology roadmap for Product Engineering

  • Foster a strong culture of care, craftsmanship, quality, accountability, and transparency


  • Bachelors Degree in Computer Science or related discipline - Advanced Degree a plus

  • 8+ years experience with demonstrable, increasing technology leadership responsibilities

  • Must have advanced working knowledge of Ruby on Rails, React, and AWS experience

  • Healthcare experience a plus

  • Proven track record of delivering complex software products on time and on budget

  • Experience building, retaining, and developing high-performing teams

  • Strong written and verbal communicator

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