Sr / Lead Front-End Software Engineer

Lifedojo San Francisco , CA 94102

Posted 3 weeks ago


LifeDojo is on a mission to reverse the global epidemic of chronic disease by fundamentally reinventing how digital health improvement programs are delivered through companies, healthcare systems, schools and communities. We are turning the traditional medical model upside down and giving the end-user complete control to design their health habit journey. Founded in 2013, LifeDojo has earned the trust of the worlds largest companies and, together, we are having a huge impact on healthcare costs, productivity, and inspiring a genuine culture of health.


Our existing LifeDojo platform has proven to be highly engaging and successful in driving long-term health behavior change. We see this as just the beginning. To take our technology solution to the next level, we are seeking an experienced front-end engineering leader who will help drive the development of new products, features, and enhancements for the LifeDojo platform.

As a senior / lead engineer and early member of the technology team, the selected candidate will be responsible for architecting and coding our front-end, designing and implementing scalable and highly performant software solutions, writing clean and maintainable code, performing code reviews, and mentoring junior software engineers.

The ideal candidate will be a hands-on coder, customer-oriented, work to fully understand the impact that LifeDojo programs have on our users lives, and will obsess over UX and UI to deliver a world-class experience that delights the end-user.


  • 5+ years of experience using Javascript, HTML5, CSS3, and jQuery
  • 2+ years in a senior technical role
  • 1+ year of experience using React/Redux, and some experience with React Native and iOS or Android development
  • Youre passionate about seeking new technologies, methods and tools to make great websites faster and better, both on the front-end and back-end
  • Knowledge of best practices & patterns for large scale web applications
  • You're passionate about best practices such as TDD, CI/CD, clean code, etc.
  • Experience building responsive and cross-browser compatible web applications with a strong UI focus
  • Experienced in a collaborative fast paced agile development environment
  • Comfortable getting scrappy and willing to help in any way thats necessary
  • Excellent communication skills; superior organizational and analytical skills
  • BS/BA degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering or other Technical Discipline or equivalent professional experience


  • Experience with the development of enterprise SaaS products
  • Knowledge of Python and experience with Django or comparable server-side web platforms


If solving behavior change in order to alleviate human suffering gets you jazzed to go to work every day then LifeDojo is the place for you. We are uniquely focused on creating an inspiring, supportive, transparent culture where ideas, discussion, debate and genuine trust thrive.

As a wellbeing company we also believe that the healthier and happier you are the better able you will be to excel in your role. We work hard yet maintain a belief that we must also tend to all aspects of our complex lives. Expect to be encouraged to put your physical, mental and emotional health first!


  • Industry competitive salary and stock options
  • Comprehensive healthcare coverage (medical, dental, vision)
  • 401(k) retirement savings plan
  • Unlimited PTO
  • Flexible schedules
  • Gym membership
  • Office environment designed to support your overall wellbeing

LifeDojo is an equal opportunity workplace. We are committed to equal opportunity regardless of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, or veteran status.

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