Sr Software Engineer - Front End


San Francisco, CA



Stride empowers consumers to make decisions about their health coverage in a way unparalleled by anyone else.

As a Front-End Engineer on our Healthcare Marketplace team, you'll join a highly collaborative scrum team building a wide variety of web experiences on top of our platform. You'll drive architectural, product and technological decisions for user-facing features in the health care application funnel.

At Stride, we strive to foster a culture of transparency and inclusiveness, we aim to execute quickly, and we are committed to doing the right thing for our end users. We value team members who are lifelong learners, passionate about continuous improvement for themselves and for the team around them.

Come be part of the team that is enabling consumers to make decisions about their health in a way that's useful and unlike anything they’ve ever experienced before!


  1. Improve the existing application built using React, build new components and page layouts.
  2. Own the look and feel of Stride's responsive site.
  3. Stay current on the latest features and trends that will keep our site fresh.
  4. Work closely with the design team and know that your opinions can steer feature design.
  5. Turn design mockups into reusable components to facilitate rapid prototyping.

Basic Qualifications/ Must-Haves

  1. 4+ years of front end experience working for a software or product company
  2. Demonstrated experience with React (or other Javascript frameworks like Angular)
  3. Expert knowledge of responsive web design best practices
  4. Familiarity with CSS preprocessing languages
  5. Strong attention to detail and a critical eye
  6. Prior experience with NodeJS a big plus!


About Us:

Stride helps people who work for themselves save time and money on things like insurance and taxes by providing simple, easy to use software, tools and services. The world’s largest work-for-yourself platforms like Uber, Etsy, Airbnb, Instacart, Postmates, Rover, TaskRabbit,, and others use Stride to help recruit, retain and motivate their communities of independent workers.

We're located in the heart of San Francisco's South Park district and we’re backed by leading investment firms including Venrock, New Enterprise Associates, and F-Prime Capital Partners.

Come help us take the work out of working for yourself!

At Stride we work hard, sweat the details, and enjoy life away from computer, too. We are a diverse group that celebrates and supports our differences. Our benefits include a competitive salary and equity package, health, dental, and vision plans, a kitchen stocked with healthy (and unhealthy) snacks, a stipend for wellness programs, commuter benefits, flexible vacation time, parental leave, a culture of learning and development, a dog-friendly office environment, and more!