About NowPow

NowPow is a women-owned and led technology company that powers communities with the knowledge people need to get well, care for others, and manage with disease. The multi-sided Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) platform seamlessly integrates with electronic health records to identify patients’ self care needs, generate highly matched referrals, share referrals with community partners, and track referral status to close the loop on care. By making community resources visible to the people who need them the most, NowPow nurtures healthier, more vibrant communities.

About the role

Lead Software Engineer

As a Senior Software Engineer, you will own specific initiatives and be responsible for planning, designing, developing, and coordinating across teams to implement. In this role, you will work across the company in your engineering team vertical to build efficient and scalable systems.

Since we are a growing startup, you will participate in many areas of the development process, including security design, architecture, system scalability, team leadership, and infrastructure management. We are looking for candidates who want to stretch their skills across the full stack of engineering responsibilities and are excited to join a quickly growing team.

The ideal candidate should have a passion for and experience with Web/UI technologies. A strong understanding of the .NET framework, Web/UI technologies, and C# is required. One key responsibility is creating detailed technical designs using best practices and then implementing them with little help. Most development will be .NET development with C#.


NowPow Platform:

  • Facilitate the design the NowPow System Architecture in collaboration with the Principal Engineer and Architect to deliver on your team’s goals for the sprint or release
  • Own one or more specific areas of the NowPow architecture; quickly become a team expert in one or more areas like our HL7/FHIR integration technology or NowPow’s referral architecture
  • Collaborate with team to produce technical specifications and architecture documentation

Product Release Process:

  • Lead the product requirement and design reviews with product managers and other engineers
  • Create plans and estimates during the release and sprint planning processes
  • Oversee and facilitate collaboration cross-team initiatives to execute successfully
  • Manage team scrum tasks (standups, retros, grooming) and development processes to ensure the team delivers on sprint goals
  • Own accountability for team progress throughout the sprint
  • Evaluate, recommend and implement improvements to development processes

Build a Great Product:

  • Establish and foster a working atmosphere with your team to create solid, scalable, robust solutions
  • Participate in code reviews and pull-request processes regularly


  • BS or MS in computer science, or equivalent.
  • 6+ years of enterprise software development experience and experience with Web UI Technologies
  • Microsoft .NET experience (ASP.NET, C#, ADO.NET) is required and experience with .NET MVC, .NET Core, .NET Web APIs and RESTful web applications is preferred
  • JavaScript experience is required and front-end frameworks (React, Vue.js, Backbone.js, Node.js, Knockout.js) experience is a plus
  • Experience writing SQL queries is required and Microsoft SQL Server and ETL process (Azure Data Factory or SSIS) experience is a plus
  • Experience with Visual Studio, Git, and developer toolchains (such as node, npm, Grunt, Gulp or Webpack) a plus
  • Experience writing unit tests and working in a Test-Driven-Development environment
  • Cloud platform experience (Azure, AWS, or Google Cloud) is strongly preferred
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Track record of superior performance and a passion to build great software
  • Comfortable absorbing new technologies quickly

Why NowPow?

We work at NowPow because we care! NowPowers are passionate about our mission and are excited about the opportunities and challenges we face. At NowPow, we cultivate a culture of collaboration and respect, where everyone is a valued team member.

Our people and our culture are important to us and make working at NowPow special. We invest in the self-care of our team and provide competitive benefits to support this. We celebrate our successes every week with a company-wide happy hour on Fridays and recognize those who went above and beyond in their work. Outside of work, we have fun through company events such as laser tag, ice skating and heading to the ballpark for beautiful weather and a baseball game!

We are looking for highly motivated and hard-working individuals to join our team and help us connect health care to self-care. Apply now to join our growing team!

How to Apply:

If you are interested in applying, please visit nowpow.workable.com or email hr@nowpow.com. To learn more about NowPow, please visit our website at www.nowpow.com.