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YuLife is creating a new kind of insurance company. Our mission is to inspire people to live longer, happier and healthier lives. We provide life insurance to companies and drive employee wellbeing through meaningful, engaging and rewarding experiences inspired by our favourite games, apps and products.
We live by a simple principle and we strive to translate this to our designs: always seek the win-win in everything we do. This means we should always be giving more than we take with every interaction. Sounds good?
The 2022 mission is to reach 1 million lives!
The journey so far:
What's happened over the last few years
The 2021 mission is to reach 1 million lives!
We are looking for a senior back-end engineer to join our integrations team. We are on a mission to empower our customers to become the best version of themselves. We do this by measuring health & wearable data, integrating with reward partners to offer our users first-class reward, and enabling our enterprise customers to integrate with us through open standards.
We are a data-driven company that subscribe to lean engineering principles and adhere to agile methodologies. You will be working closely with the other engineering team leads in the business to ensure that they are able to hit their objectives
You should be a highly driven and self-motivated individual who is organised and can communicate effectively with the rest of your team.
Over the next 12 months you’ll be instrumental in:
Adding to our range of wearables and health services
Adding to our portfolio of reward & perk partners
Championing APIs & standards across the wider engineering team
You’ll have specific responsibility for:
Collecting service requirements from other team leads and planning out a build strategy
Delivering against a road map of integration requirements with performant, clean and well tested code
Monitoring, measuring & reporting service down time to the rest of the teams that consume them
Where you will sit in the org:
You’ll report to Dan Greane, Chief Architect
The must-haves - someone with experience of:
Building performant NodeJS services
Working with a type safe system such as Typescript
Designing & maintaining database ORMs (MongoDB or Postgres)
Strong design principles, building APIs that can be easily consumed
Building API wrappers that can easily be extended and used by other engineers
Designing systems placed under high through-put and load
Ability to isolate and resolve bottlenecks and poor performant code
Docker / Kubernetes
What you’ll get:
We like to give more than we take so here are some of our benefits:
A competitive base salary
Potential to earn share options
6x salary life assurance policy
Income protection policy
Access to the YuLife app (which includes a tonne of well-being rewards, discounts and exclusive offers as well as access to Calm and Fiit)
Monthly wellbeing budget to “Be your Best Yu”
Contributions to working from home office equipment
Contributory pension - 3% of basic
24 days of annual leave + 1 day to celebrate your birthday
Flexible and remote working arrangements (read more below)
A shiny MacBook Pro or whatever you need to do your best work
Cycle to work scheme
HIIT and Yoga sessions
Access to Learnerbly with a dedicated budget towards L&D through webinars, books, podcasts, journals and much more
More Happi - 2 professional coaching sessions every month