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Front-End Engineer Open Position

The Arnhold Institute seeks to reduce health inequities via innovative research and products. We are seeking a front-end engineer to build intuitive interfaces for our product portfolio, including our global health product, ATLAS. The front-end engineer will be the lead for translating prototypes from our design team into an elegant and usable product. The front-end engineer must have industry experience and have meticulous attention to detail to deliver the best experience possible for our users.


  • Implement usable, responsive, and snappy front-ends for our products.
  • Work with the head of design, the product manager, and back-end engineer to build a seamless experience.
  • Develop reusable modules, components, and build tools for both internal and external use cases.
  • Maintain graphic standards and branding throughout the product’s interface.

  • Promote usability best practices.

  • Stay up-to- date on emerging technologies.


  • Bachelor’s degree with strong academic performance (or equivalent professional experience) – graduate degree is a plus
  • 3+ years of front-end development experience - desktop and mobile application experience preferred
  • A strong ability to prioritize features and balance feature development with time constraints
  • Deep interest in creating products that democratize data science
  • Excellent analytical, problem-solving, organizational, verbal, written and presentation communication 
  • Strong interpersonal skills with an ability to build strong relationships across diverse stakeholders

To Apply...

Email the following documents to with the title "Front-end engineer application":

  1. A resume (2 pages max)

  2. Link to your open source software repository

  3. A link to what you consider your most important front-end project with a paragraph why

  4. The names and contact information of two professional references.

About the Arnhold Institute for Global Health

Health equity is one of the greatest challenges of our times. We believe that access to quality healthcare for people and communities is a fundamental human right. The data science and product teams develop technologies to close the health inequity gap in the US and globally. The ATLAS product focuses on creating high-quality sub-national data in developing countries where missing data is a tremendous driver of inequity. Besides our mission, there are several reasons to consider joining us:

  • We are startup institute backed by a generous $25M gift from the Arnhold family
  • We are a team of young and ambitious professionals from diverse cultures and backgrounds
  • The opportunity to build a transformative effort from the ground up and leave a legacy for those that will follow in your footsteps.

  • Access to world-class designers, system engineers, and health scientists to drive high-impact interdisciplinary work.

  • We are located in the historic NY Academy of Medicine right next to Central Park on Fifth Avenue. Many of our team members conduct walking meetings in the Park!

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