Systems Software Engineer


London, GB
  • Job Type: Full-Time
  • Function: IT
  • Post Date: 01/20/2021
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  • Company Address: 116 Old Street, London, England EC1V 9BG, GB

About Kheiron

Our mission is to help breast cancer patients live longer, better lives through earlier detection. We combine new deep learning methods, data science and radiology insights to help doctors find malignancies in mammograms. According to external clinical trial results, Kheiron’s deep learning technology achieves state-of-the-art malignancy detection support in breast cancer screening. European regulatory approval is expected shortly.

Job Description

We are on a mission to help radiologists detect breast cancer earlier using deep learning.
Kheiron is a fast-growing, medical technology company that uses advanced machine learning to develop and deliver intelligent tools for radiologists, radiology departments, imaging centres and hospitals to improve the efficiency, consistency and accuracy of radiology reporting. We aim to save more lives by empowering radiologists in their role in diagnosis, treatment, and patient outcome.
We are proud that Kheiron is one of the winners of the first UK Government Artificial Intelligence (AI) in Health and Care Awards, announced September 2020. 
The funding will accelerate the roll out and rapid adoption of Mia (Mammography Intelligent Assessment) to address critical challenges in breast screening services in the UK.
The Role
You will be a member of our Engineering team working on delivering and building machine learning products that help save lives. Our products are cloud native and consist of many interactive micro-services coexisting in a distributed environment. 
This is a multi-faceted role. You will be working with members of the Engineering, Machine Learning and DevOps teams to build and launch new products. You will also own the development of the infrastructure and services that power our cloud products.
You will quickly notice that we are all very passionate and driven by our mission. Together we are going where no-one has gone before. We’re fighting cancer. Lives are at stake. Every person, every task, every day counts.  
We are open to candidates who are based anywhere within Europe, this will be a fully remote position.

We'd love for you to join if you:

    • Have a familiarity in numerous different computer science fundamentals: data structures, distributed systems & algorithms
    • Are comfortable with coding in a high level language like Java, Go, Python e.t.c
    • Have experience building and managing cloud-based services on AWS
    • Have a familiarity with Docker and Kubernetes, microservices and server-less software development
    • You believe that done means passing unit & system tests and deployed in production
    • Have experience working in agile development process and test driven development
    • A minimum of 5 years industry experience in a software engineering role

What we can offer:

    • You can be part of a team that literally changes the way we care for patients and save lives
    • We offer a fast paced, high impact environment in which you can learn and grow your skill set
    • We offer a competitive salary including equity to make you a partaker of our commercial success
    • We care about your personal life - we offer extended parental leave, health insurance for your family through Bupa and mental health support through Spill
At Kheiron we celebrate diversity and inclusion, we strive for a work environment in which all individuals are treated fairly and respectfully, have equal access to opportunities and resources, and can contribute fully to the organisation's success. 
We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome everyone regardless of race, religion, gender, sexual orientation, age, disability, or marital status.

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Disclaimer: Local Candidates Only
This company does NOT accept candidates from outside recruiting firms. Agency contacts are not welcome.