Backend Engineer

Bangalore or Remote


About Orange Health

Orange Health is an on-demand diagnostics service for Indian consumers. This is India's fastest diagnostic service that is backed by high-quality investors like Y Combinator, along with marquee healthcare and global investors.


The founders are Dhruv Gupta (Serial tech entrepreneur with 2 successful exits) & Tarun Bhambra (Experienced corporate leader and VC investor) have 15+ years of combined healthcare experience and have together built a profitable health-tech business, serving 100m+ users.


We have a team of experienced operations, product leaders, engineers, and healthcare professionals, who have built & scaled innovative platforms. The team hails from leading educational institutions like IIT-Kharagpur, University of Michigan, IIT-Roorkee, ISB, IIIT, etc, and with experience in high-quality companies like Practo, Bounce, McKinsey, ITC, PwC, Apollo, Lal Pathlabs, Wockhardt, and leading companies.


With our deep understanding of primary healthcare and its opportunities, we are building Orange Health to become the infrastructure of remote healthcare in India, starting with making diagnostics on-demand.


Since our launch in 2020, Orange Health has grown 70-80% MoM just by delivering a strong product experience. Orange Health is rated 4.7/5 by consumers across Bangalore, and adopted by hundreds of doctors. 

We have been backed by marquee investors. And the overall team is now 100+


If bringing new solutions to the world excites you, then you should join us.

About the role

About the role

  • As part of this role, you will participate in technical discussions to figure out how to design the system keeping scale into consideration.

  • Interact with external partners and libraries to figure out what best suits the current and future requirements, and implementing the same keeping business needs in check.

  • Propose ideas, participate in designing, implement, and test solutions to build better products.

  • Figure out Technical Debt while working on architectural designs.

  • Track releases, error & application loggings once you put the feature/product on production.

  • Work closely with the founders, engineering leaders, and designers; and collaborating to create innovative products that will help define the future of healthcare.

  • Not only do you get to build, you also get to open source libraries and write about your contributions.

Must have

  • 2+ years of experience developing production-ready consumer products (preferably from a startup background).

  • Proficient in backend stack: Familiarity with SQL (PostgreSQL, MySQL, etc). Understanding of OOPs and SOLID principles.

  • Knowledge of 2 or more programming languages (Python, Golang, etc.).

  • Strong knowledge of Go programming language, paradigms, constructs, and idioms

  • Popular Go web frameworks, such as Gin

  • While you'll be part of a team, working in the current remote environment, requires an ability to take ownership over your work, in terms of timelines and development quality.

  • A clear understanding of best practices in programming: writing clean code, documentation, unit testing.

  • A passion for building impactful products.

Nice to have

  • Familiarity with Caching Systems (Redis, Memcache)

  • Knowledge of AWS stack (SQS, EC2, ECR, RDS, S3, etc) & Firebase.

  • Ideally have worked in fast-growing startups, so you understand the need and ability to be able to move fast.

If you're interested, send us a note at hello(at)