Full Stack JavaScript Engineer

  • 12018 Sunrise Valley Dr, Reston, VA 20191, USA
  • Full-time

Company Description

American Well, a national leader in the rapidly growing field of telehealth, seeks a highly motivated and professional Full Stack JavaScript Engineer. We partner with the top health systems, health plans, employers, and digital health companies to deliver video doctor visits over mobile and web. We are changing the way healthcare is delivered by enabling every doctor to use telehealth with their patients, making care more accessible, affordable and convenient. Our goal is to bring care home.

Brief Overview:

The Full Stack JavaScript Engineer will play a critical role in a fast-growing software company located in Reston, Virginia. We're looking for a full-time, Full Stack JavaScript Engineer to work on our web-based online health care solution. Our software combines the best elements of the web, video, and telephony to bring patients and health care providers together in innovative new ways. 

Job Description

  • Develop and support proprietary applications, websites, and services using JavaScript and Node.js
  • Work under minimal supervision; will be provided with assignments and objectives and given wide latitude for independent judgment
  • Perform other duties as assigned


  • 1+ years of software engineering experience required
  • Experienced with JavaScript frameworks such as Ext-JS, AngularJS, or React
  • Experience with Relational Databases such as MySQL, Postgres, Microsoft SQL Server and SQL language
  • Strong understanding of Web Architecture and HTTP protocol
  • Experience with HTML/CSS preferred
  • Software Security mindset preferred
  • Excellent problem-solving skills
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills

Additional Information

Should you join American Well and the Engineering team, you can expect:

The development organization is a multi-disciplinary team of engineers dedicated to creating a state of the art TeleHealth experience on every platform we can get our hands on. Our crossfunctional teams follow a pragmatic Agile methodology as we balance feature requests, strategic initiatives, tech debt, and exciting partnerships on the path to delivering a market leading product to a quickly growing customer base. We work hand in hand with the whole American Well organization to ensure that our product meets the needs of all of our users.

Working at American Well

American Well is changing how care is delivered through online and mobile technology. We make online doctor visits accessible to everyone for one-off care issues like colds or infections, and chronic condition management, such as diabetes or depression. We make the hard work of healthcare look easy and that requires a mission-driven mentality. We’re a “go getter” culture that pride itself on smarts, initiative, creative thinking, and a strong work ethic.

Our corporate headquarters are located in downtown Boston at 75 State Street –in the heart of the city. In addition to the opportunity to build the future of healthcare technology and a great location, we offer:

•       Unlimited Personal Time Off (Vacation time)

•       401K match

•       Competitive healthcare, dental and vision insurance plans

•       Free gym access – on-site

•       Prime office space with views overlooking all of Boston

•       Complimentary snacks and drinks