Senior Front End Engineer
eHealth - San Francisco, CA

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Founded in 1997, eHealth was responsible for the nation’s first online sale of a health insurance policy. With over 3+ million sold members, eHealth is the leading online source of health insurance for individuals, families and small businesses. We have partnerships with more than 180 health insurance companies, offering more than 10,000 health insurance products online.

Position Summary:
You should be solution centric, results-oriented. Experienced in HTML, CSS and advanced JavaScript. Transform the Health Care industry by building the next generation Health Exchange? As a Sr. Front-End Engineer, you'll build an informative and interactive shopping experience enabling millions of Americans to find the right insurance for themselves and their families. By utilizing the best that the web has to offer, you will utilize a combination of web technologies to build a shopping experience that enable customers to explore and understand the complex world of health insurance from the comfort of home.

Type: Full Time – Regular, located in San Francisco, CA

What you will be doing:
Building eHealth's next generation shopping experience utilizing the latest web technologies.
Impacting millions of Americans by providing a highly interactive, educational and user-friendly shopping experience.
Collaborate with our talented design team to implement exciting product features.
Championing new client-side techologies, tools and libraries.
Write code with performance and browser capability in mind.

Required Skills:
+5 years of Front-End developer experience.
You have a strong grasp on the good (and bad) parts of JavaScript.
Familiar with HTML5, CSS3, mobile-web and responsive design.
Experience leveraging common Front-End Libraries Frameworks e.g. Backbone, JQuery, AngularJS, Bootstrap, Foundation.
You've shipped final, working projects--commercially or open-source.
You have a passion for the web and web technology.
You have strong communication skills and the ability to collaborate and solve problems with others.
Self-directed and self-motivated. You should be able to identify and prioritize projects as well as you can execute on them.
You will bring an energetic, creative, and fun approach to work.
Plus: Experience with Node.js
Plus: Experience contributing to open source projects
Plus: A BS / MS in Computer Science or related field. This helps us understand you, but a degree means less to us than proven ability.

Excellent Benefits:
eHealth is a profitable, growing, public company (NasdaqGM: EHTH)
We offer full-time employees very competitive salaries, a bonus plan, comprehensive benefit plan, matching 401-K, stock options, very generous vacation/time off and much, much more.

Headquartered in Mountain View, California, eHealth also maintains offices in San Francisco, CA; Gold River, CA; Maynard, MA; Salt Lake City, UT; and Washington DC.
eHealth is an equal opportunity employer.
“All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, color, religion, national origin, protected veteran status, or on the basis of disability.”

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An industry innovator for over fifteen (15) years eHealth, Inc. is an internet and technology company that is transforming the way health...