Lead Mobile Engineer, Applications

Grand Rounds, San Francisco, CA

Expert guidance. Expert care.

About us:
Grand Rounds is a new kind of healthcare company. Founded in 2011, the company is on a mission to raise the standard of healthcare for everyone, everywhere. The Grand Rounds team goes above and beyond to connect and guide people to the highest quality healthcare available for themselves and their loved ones. Grand Rounds creates products and services that give people the best possible healthcare experience. Named a 2019 Best Place to Work by Glassdoor and Rock Health’s 2018 Fastest Growing Company, Grand Rounds works with inspiring employers and doctors to empower them to be the change agents we need to make our shared vision a reality.

The Role:
We are seeking a Tech Lead to lead our mobile efforts on our growing Product Engineering team. Our initial mobile applications are lightweight wrappers around our web implementation, and we have decided to rebuild them from the ground up as fully-native mobile applications. Our product is uniquely positioned to help millions of people with their healthcare decisions, and we want to bring those capabilities to mobile in a fast, accessible, and intuitive way.

In this role, you will lead the implementation and successful launch of iOS and Android applications. You will closely partner with product and design on rollout strategy, user experience, and delivering on the native mobile applications.

You are excited about being at the heart of a growing high performance team, setting the standard of quality for mobile development, strategizing how we deliver impact for the business, and executing on the vision of world-class mobile applications.

In your first 30 days, you will:

  • Gain an understanding of our infrastructure, architecture, and deployment workflows
  • Come up to speed with current thinking on business impact, product vision, and technology expectations of delivering world-class mobile applications
  • Collaborate closely with product, design, and engineering to set the strategy for iterative rollout to millions of members

In your first 60 days, you will:

  • Drive best practices for hiring talented mobile engineers in iOS and Android
  • Instrument the groundwork for a successful rollout strategy
  • Work closely with platform engineering team to determine testing, QA, and deployment strategies for both mobile applications

In your first 90 days, you will:

  • Deliver on core features to native mobile applications
  • Actively participate in the hiring of a motivated, talented group of mobile engineers
  • Collaborate on strategy for implementing all intended functionality


  • Build and lead our iOS and Android engineering teams through development and deployment of new native mobile applications
  • Oversee and guide consistent process, development workflow, testing practices, and code quality across native iOS and Android applications
  • Champion best practices as a core code contributor for either platform
  • Collaborate with software engineers on API design
  • Collaborate with Product Managers and Designers on planning and implementing frictionless user experiences


  • Bachelors or Masters in EE or CS, or relevant experience
  • 5+ years of professional mobile development
  • Experience leading technical decisions that involve multiple teams
  • Experience building complex native iOS and Android mobile applications using modern languages and frameworks such as Swift or Kotlin
  • Experience integrating and leveraging external services for purposes such as user analytics, feature flagging, and authentication
  • Exceptional technical communication skills
  • Solid understanding of mobile user experience best practices and standards
  • Thorough understanding of RESTful API and application design
  • Experience in our other technologies a bonus: GraphQL, JavaScript, React, ReactNative, AWS
Grand Rounds is an Equal Opportunity Employer and considers applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, orientation, national origin, age, disability, genetics or any other basis forbidden under federal, state, or local law. Grand Rounds considers all qualified applicants in accordance with the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance.

About Grand Rounds

Grand Rounds’ vision is to create a path to great health and health care, for everyone, everywhere. Founded in 2011, the company provides an employer-based solution that connects members and their families to high-quality care. With Grand Rounds, employers get a personalized, high-performance network at scale, while their employees get the tools and support needed to navigate their care on their own terms. Named Rock Health’s 2018 Fastest Growing Company and second among Glassdoor’s 2016 Best Places to Work, Grand Rounds helps restore individual health and quality of life, and offers employers lower health care spend and higher employee productivity.

Grand Rounds

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