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Software Engineer, Care

Alto Pharmacy

Alto Pharmacy

Software Engineering
Posted on Saturday, August 26, 2023

Alto Pharmacy is a full-service, digitally-powered pharmacy that makes it simple to live your healthiest life by providing an easier, more supportive and more affordable pharmacy experience. We’re redefining what a pharmacy can do, with fast and reliable prescription delivery, tools like treatment reminders and medication bundling, direct access to care specialists, and support with insurance and cost savings. By focusing on the person behind the prescription, our model boosts adherence, improves health outcomes, and keeps our customers returning month after month. Learn more at

We are looking for a Full Stack Engineer to join as a key contributor to our Care product team. The care team ensures we provide patients with the best-possible experience by ensuring the patient can quickly schedule their medication for the best possible price. You will join a high impact team focusing on scaling, automating and improving core aspects of our value stream. We work closely with Product, Design, and our partners in the pharmacy and operations to refine and build the next generation of key workflows of internal applications that improve the health outcomes of our patients.

Accelerate Your Career as You

  • Play a critical role in designing and building core parts of our Patient Care applications, such as verifying, billing, and scheduling patient prescriptions
  • Have the unique opportunity to contribute and drive an engineering culture that focuses on quality, user experience and impact
  • Focus on scaling and automating our existing services and delivering high impact features for our Pharmacy Operations team

A Bit About You

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Engineering, Mathematics, or similar applicable field
    • or, at least 4 years of industry experience in lieu of.
  • Have 4+ years of experience writing production code
  • Have architected complex systems for long-term maintainability, performance, and scalability
  • Have production-level experience with Ruby on Rails and React
  • Have built products by collaborating with cross-functional teams and stakeholders from around the business.
  • Strong engineering fundamentals

Preferred Qualifications

  • Masters or PhD inEngineering, Mathematics, or similar applicable field
  • Healthcare company experience
  • Derives satisfaction from mentorship and elevating team members
  • Passionate about Alto’s mission and our company values

Additional Physical Job Requirements

  • Read English, comprehend, and follow simple oral and written instructions. The worker is required to have close visual acuity to perform an activity such as: preparing and analyzing data and figures; transcribing; viewing a computer terminal; extensive reading. Assessing the accuracy, neatness and thoroughness of the work assigned.
  • Communicating with others to exchange information. Expressing or exchanging ideas by means of the spoken word; those activities where detailed or important spoken instructions must be conveyed to other workers accurately, loudly, or quickly.
  • Perceiving the nature of sounds at normal speaking levels with or without correction, and having the ability to receive detailed information through oral communication, and making fine discriminations in sound.
  • Frequent repeating motions required to operate a computer that may include the wrists, hands and/or fingers.
  • Sedentary work: Sitting most of the time, exerting up to 10 pounds of force occasionally and/or a negligible amount of force frequently or constantly to lift, carry, push, pull or otherwise move objects, including the human body. Walking and standing are required only occasionally.

Salary and Benefits

Salary Range: $138,560 - $173,200

Commission Eligible: No.

Equity Eligible: Yes.

Travel: Yes. Up to 15% of the time.

Benefits: Full-time: Medical, Dental, Vision, 401(k), Group Life, AD&D, Employer paid STD/LTD, generous PTO and parental leave.


Alto Pharmacy is an Equal Opportunity Employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, genetic information, age, disability, veteran status, or any other legally protected basis.

Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records. We are an E-Verify company.