Sara Pope

Senior Software Engineer

Maine, USA

About Sara

As a Senior Software Engineer at Very, Sara focuses on developing high-quality software for Very clients, specializing in React and React Native.



TypeScript/JavaScript, Python, Kotlin, Java, Swift, C++


React / React Native, Redux, Webpack, CSS-in-JS, Jest, Node.js, Express, MongoDB, Git, VSCode, Vim, UNIX, REST APIs, Agile (JIRA), Functional programming

Past Experience

  • MedRhythms, Software Engineer
  • Freight Farms, Lead Software Engineer
  • Ideometry, Interactive Designer & Developer

Industry Experience

Prior to joining Very, Sara worked as a software engineer for a digital therapeutics company, where she:

  • Led the rewrite of a prototype mobile application
  • Built an ADA-compliant, cross-platform design system
  • Developed code standards and guidelines for frontend systems eslint and CircleCI
  • Wrote and maintained native modules for low-latency audio and Android APIs
  • Refactored a 1,000+ line algorithm to a finite state machine
  • Wrote software architectural requirements documentation for HIPAA compliance


When she's not diligently writing software, you can find Sara playing all kinds of sports, from skiing and hockey in the winter to hiking and kayaking every summer.