Software Engineering Manager

Accolade, Inc.

Prague, Czechia


Position summary

About Accolade
Accolade (Nasdaq: ACCD) provides millions of people and their families with an exceptional healthcare experience that is personal, data driven and value based to help every person live their healthiest life. Accolade solutions combine virtual primary care, mental health support and expert medical opinion services with intelligent technology and best-in-class care navigation. Accolade’s Personalized Healthcare approach puts humanity back in healthcare by building relationships that connect people and their families to the right care at the right time to improve outcomes, lower costs and deliver consumer satisfaction. Accolade consistently receives consumer satisfaction ratings over 90%. For more information, visit

Role overview

As a Software Engineer Manager, you and your team (2-3 software engineers) will be responsible for the design, development, and deployment of new features for the Accolade Expert Medical Opinion Platform, as well as the maintenance of the current code base for that platform. You will work closely with internal stakeholders to translate requirements into software solutions

A day in the life…

  • Work with the EMO Product Manager based in Houston, TX to understand requirements and scope
  • Effectively Design, Architect, and plan the delivery of the proposed enhancements and maintenance
  • Manage individual sprint priorities, deadlines, and deliverables for your development team
  • Provide direct oversight to the team including workload planning, coaching, constructive feedback, and personal development of direct reports
  • Responsible for meeting expectations and deliverables on time with high quality for the team and as an individual
  • Effectively communicate the status, manage expectations for the stakeholders, demonstrate creative, technical, and analytical skills
  • Support a current PHP monolithic application as we work to transition it to a Microservices architecture, lead code reviews, troubleshoot of new features and quality reviews

What we are looking for…

  • 3 years of experience in Leadership and Mentorship of Software Engineers of various levels
  • Solid understanding of full-stack web development on Open-Source Technologies
  • 5 years of experience developing web applications using PHP (strong skills and experience required), MySQL, HTML, CSS, and JavaScript
  • Working experience building REST APIs
  • Understanding of Docker Containers and Microservices architectures
  • Understanding of AWS IAM, S3, RDS, ECS, API Gateway
  • Strong written and oral communication skills
  • Experience in building and working in a highly agile, collaborative, innovative, and flexible environment. Has the desire and willingness to work on a fast-paced Agile team
  • Solid foundation on Modern DevOps culture
  • Experience in Healthcare especially with HIPPA compliance systems is a plus

While working in Accolade you will enjoy the following benefits:

  • RSUs grant
  • Employee Stock Purchase Plan
  • 5 weeks of vacation + personal days
  • 1 paid day off for your volunteerism per year
  • Cell phone and a plan for unlimited personal use as well
  •  Sodexo Gastro Pass Card with no contribution
  •  Flexi Pass Card per month or Multisport Card
  •  Parental benefits
  •  Virtual hospital service
  •  Ginger Emotional Support app (
  •  Carrott - support on family forming journey (
  •  Fresh fruits and office breakfasts
  •  Office events-workshops, tournaments, competitions, raffles. buildings
  • Home office and flexible working hours

What is important to us...

Creating an enduring company that is hyper-focused on our culture and making a meaningful impact in the lives of our employees, members and customers. The secret to our success is:

We find joy and purpose in serving others
Making a difference in our members’ and customers’ lives is what we do. Even when it’s hard, we do the right thing for the right reasons.

We are strong individually and together, we’re powerful
Trusting in our colleagues and embracing their different backgrounds and experiences enable us to solve tough problems in creative ways, having fun along the way.

We roll up our sleeves and get stuff done
Results motivate us. And we aren't afraid of the hard work or tough decisions needed to get us there.

We’re boldly and relentlessly reinventing healthcare
We're curious and act big -- not afraid to knock down barriers or take calculated risks to change the world, one person at a time.

Accolade is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer committed to advancing an inclusive environment for all qualified applicants and employees. We provide employment opportunities, without regard, to any legally protected status in accordance with applicable laws in the US. We are committed to help ensure you have a comfortable and positive interview experience. 

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About the company

Industry: Healthcare: Services

During the moments that matter in healthcare, your people need to be seen, heard and understood for who they are. Accolade is a Personalized Healthcare company that puts humanity back in healthcare for your employees by building relationships that connect them and their families to the right care at the right time. We deliver care that is personalized, guided by intelligent ...