Backend Engineer | Medical AI Startup

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    Software Engineering, Data Science

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  • Salary:

    Very competitive + Early-stage equity

  • Contact:

    Kiel O'Mara

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  • Consultant:

    Kiel O'Mara

Our client is a well-funded, growing next-gen Medical AI Startup, with the HQ in Boston, MA - The platform uses trained professionals to analyze medical images and videos, enabling our customers to build new technologies and treatments to detect and fight disease.

I'm looking for their first Backend Engineer to help them scale:

What You'll Do:

  • Developing clean APIs for the mobile app and customers 
  • Continuous improvement of our data models and data storage 
  • Proactively monitoring and optimizing infrastructure performance, logging, and error handling 
  • Gathering data for our data science team and building tools to help them translate our data into insights 
  • Wearing many hats and getting your hands dirty - Implement industry best practices and develop a strong engineering team culture

What's Required:

  • 3+ years developing with a modern web language (e.g. Swift, Node, Golang, Python
  • Familiarity with cloud infrastructure (e.g. Heroku, AWS, Kubernetes, Docker, GPC, Ansible, etc) 
  • Working knowledge of NoSQL databases (PostgreSQL, Cassandra, MongoDB)

Bonus points: 

  • Experience with Redis 
  • Experience with queue-based task systems 
  • Experience with HIPAA compliance 
  • Experience with DICOM or other medical imaging formats

On Offer:

  • Competitive salary package
  • First 10 employee-level equity
  • Awesome benefits

The company is not in a position to transfer or sponsor any visas at this time - GC holders, TN, US Citizens only