Sr. Full-Stack Developer--Dallas

Dallas, TX
Full Time

Company: Take Command

Position: Senior Full-Stack Developer (full-time)

Location: Dallas, TX 

Keywords: software architecture, design patterns, mentoring, leadership, python, django, react.js

Join a tight-knit, mission driven team that tackles real problems for real people in healthcare. At Take Command, you'll be doing career-defining work with a cutting edge health insurance start-up that truly lives out it's core values. 

We're looking for someone who loves a good challenge and wants to collaborate with the team to help people find the healthcare they need. People’s health and their families’ health is important and we want to make setting that up easy and straightforward. 

As a part of the dev team, you'll build the framework for both our clients and our team to succeed. You will be a pillar in our company as we grow and make our product the best product on the market! 

In this role you will:

  • Architect and lead the development of new solutions from the ground up based on product requirements
  • Mentor developers on design patterns, development best practices, and career growth
  • Lead code reviews and help developers resolve technical problems
  • Take ownership of deliverables produced by the team and their quality
  • Lead solutioning for business problems
  • Lead Sprint planning and grooming sessions
  • Focus not only on what needs to be built but why something needs to be built
  • Work with cross-functional teams (product, sales, client success, marketing, business development, design, etc.) to gather feedback and improve platform

You might be a great fit if you have:

  • 5+ years of professional experience in software development
  • Product Development Methodologies: Lean startup, Agile
  • Fundamental front-end languages: HTML, CSS, JavaScript
  • JavaScript frameworks: React (preferred), Angular, Vue
  • Server-side languages: Python/Django (preferred), Ruby, .NET, Java
  • Database technologies: SQL, migrations, Object-relational mappers (ORMs)

How we care for our Take Commanders:

At Take Command, we’re excited to build a team and culture that reflects our values. We offer competitive pay, health benefits, and equity options to share with this position. We want you to be an owner along with us in revolutionizing healthcare.

  • A generously funded ICHRA for medical, dental, and vision premiums and medical expenses. You get to use our own product and we think that’s so exciting and rare!
  • Unlimited personal vacation in addition to regular company holidays.
  • 401(k): 30-day eligibility for 2% match that vests immediately!
  • Access to executive coaching
  • We have two beautiful offices conveniently located at Holly Commons (Austin) and The Hill (Dallas). The kitchen is well stocked (with both alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks) and we've designed both spaces to have lots of different areas to work--lounge on the couch or stand near your colleague at a kiosk desk.
  • Paid parental leave for new parents
  • Technology stipend--need a new laptop? We can help!
  • Flexible on where you work – we'd like to see you around the office a few times a week, but you also have the ability to work from home (not applicable to remote-only employees)

About Take Command

Take Command is a start-up on a mission to improve the healthcare system, starting with health insurance. Pragmatically speaking, we help employers reimburse employees for individual insurance instead of offering a traditional one-size-fits-all group plan. We believe this model can empower employees (when they have the right support) to be savvy healthcare consumers and have a transformative impact on the entire healthcare system.

Let’s be honest—health insurance is usually a confusing, frustrating, and even emotional experience for people. We want to fix that with a new model, great technology, and a superior user experience. We have made a great start, but we need your help to fully realize our long-term vision.

More About Us

We recently secured our Series A funding and are thrilled to be able to expand our team. The health insurance industry needs some disruption and despite being a small startup, we’re the recognized industry leaders for the reimbursement model.

We’ve been featured in The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, The Dallas Morning News, and other publications around Texas and are excited about our growth opportunities .

Take Command knows diversity and inclusion among our teammates is integral to our company’s success and growth. Our commitment is to recruit, develop, and retain the best team from a diverse candidate pool.

This has mostly been about us, but we’d love to hear from you--we can't wait to hear your story!


*Take Command is an equal opportunity employer! We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. 


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