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Front-End Software Developer

Prevail Health

About the Role: 

Prevail is a mission-driven and growing Chicago health tech startup transforming the way our users connect to mental-health resources and online support. Our vision: We believe in the potential for new technologies to transform the way people build mental resilience. We have demonstrated this with tens of thousands of users and hope to continue to empower individuals to overcome challenges from depression to PTSD to substance abuse through personalized digital support.  

Our team is expanding quickly: we are looking for Senior Full-Stack Developers that can work in a variety of languages and are used to working in startup modes. The role allows for rapid growth for the right candidate.

We are building and scaling our engineering team, and we are seeking knowledgeable leaders who like getting their hands dirty to join us during this exciting growth phase. If you are looking for a position that will allow you to boost your career to the next level and are willing to put in the effort required to get there, this will be the perfect role for you!

Our Stack: 

• Front-end: JavaScript (React, Redux), HTML, and CSS to build front-end components 
• Back-end: Rails for business logic and PostgreSQL for data storage. 


• Design, build, and maintain full stack web application using JavaScript (React), Redux, Rails HTML, CSS, Redux to build front-end components, and • Rails for business logic and PostgreSQL for data storage.
• Build data reporting tools for internal and external customers. 
• Support our custom CMS, real-time messaging, proprietary video player, and other exciting technical challenges. 
• Collaborate with Engineering leadership to improve processes and building a strong collaborative culture. 
• Work closely with Product and Design to scope features and improve. 
• Contribute your own unique ideas about how to make our product better for users. 


• Computer Science Degree Required.
• 2+ years of experience with front-end development and modern JavaScript frameworks (e.g. React, Angular, Vue, etc.) 
• Mentoring or management experience strongly preferred??  
• Experience with unit testing: Enzyme??preferred
• Experience with version control tools (git)?? 
• Experience working on teams using Agile Methodologies? 
• Experience leading teams or mentoring teammates is strongly preferred? 
• Experience with HIPAA and strong security practices preferred? 


• Competitive salary commensurate with experience. 
• We sponsor visa status. 
• Friday happy hours and very relaxed dress code. 
• Health and dental insurance. 
• Subsidized public transit pass.  

About Prevail: 

Prevail is solving a problem that is affecting the lives of thousands. We all have a friend, neighbor, relative, or colleague who has experienced a mental health condition. Most people - over half in America - do nothing about it. Thanks to technology we make the care more accessible and affordable. With actual clinical trials and national pilots under our belt, along with national delivery to the largest integrated health system, in addition to a signed pilot with the nation's largest insurer, Prevail is the spot to be! Join a passionate team motivating each other to take the next jump. Beers at the end of the day on Friday to celebrate the victories throughout the week, along with great leadership of former Navy pilot and University of Chicago MBA, Rich Gengler, as our CEO.

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