Head of Engineering (Full-Time) at Ruth Health
About the role
Head of Engineering UNITED STATES /ENGINEERING /FULL-TIME
About Ruth Ruth Health is a digital and at-home clinic for pregnant people. With our chatbot and biometric data, we aim to create the most diverse, longitudinal database on maternal health in the US.
Ruth Health is in the current YC S21 batch and is fully venture-backed.
We’re looking for a Head of Engineering to help Ruth Health move into the next stage of growth. You’ll influence, strategize, and lead by example across teams with a focus on simplicity, scalability, problem solving and successful delivery. You thrive in a fast-paced, hyper-growth environment, ready to make an impact while leading with empathy along the way.
At Ruth Health you will have the opportunity to do much more than just write code -- you’ll be an integral part of the entire product development process, from ideation through delivery and iteration. Your work can impact the lives of our patients around the world.
What you'll do: Design and build efficient, accessible, scalable, and well-tested web interfaces Iterate on ideas quickly from brainstorming sessions, through proof of concept towards delivering the final version Become deeply familiar with the challenges we’re solving for patients and the technical approaches we’ve taken Mentor engineers from both technical and career lenses Steer process improvements and technical best practices as we continue to grow our distributed team
Bonus points: Experience with HIPAA and the security protocols and mindset needed to build a patient focused experience Experience at a high-growth startup Experience related to Conversational AI/Chatbots
Ruth Health is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
Work Hours & Benefits
-Full-time salaried position with competitive compensation -Bonus based on aligned KPIs & Targets -Guaranteed year-end bonus -Performance-based bonus opportunities at every 6-month anniversary -Robust, fully-paid parental leave policy -Health, vision,dental -25 days PTO -Flexible work options (remote) -All Major Holidays and 2 floating holidays -Winter Break -First month of a brand new hobby is on us -Subsidies available for online learning, including graduate degrees -Free lunch First Fridays (every 1st of the month) -Conferences with living expenses paid (Up to 2x/year) -Team Building -$100/month stipend for health & wellness, including access to mental health resources (Modern Health?)
Why you should join Ruth Health
Ruth Health delivers 30-minute, online physical therapy sessions to help the 83% of womxn who pee in their pants post-pregnancy. With our postpartum Pelvic Training + Recovery Sessions, moms around the globe with pelvic floor prolapse can get back to work, sex, and normal life 5x faster. Using conversational data + biometric readings, Ruth Health is accumulating the largest, most diverse maternal health database on Earth—which will help us improve health outcomes for mom + baby.
Since joining the YCombinator S'21 batch in June 2021, we accelerated to a revenue-generating global Postpartum Pilot with 40% WoW growth, 70% retention rate, urgent demand to hire several new clinicians + a team of engineers, and been accepted into the prestigious United Healthcare Techstars Accelerator.