Predicting and preventing heart disease.

Senior Software Engineer

$120k - $160k / 0.05% - 0.50%
San Francisco, CA / Remote
Job Type
3+ years
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Corey Centen

About the role

We’re an early-stage company dedicated to developing and delivering life-saving medical technology to every home. We’re creating the next generation tool in health monitoring for deployment in-home and clinical settings. We are committed to revolutionizing patient care by creating a tighter feedback loop between the patient and doctor, through the use of our technology. Bodyport is backed by notable investors in the hardware and health space including YCombinator, Playground, Rock Health, and Initialized.

As Senior Software Engineer at Bodyport, you will be responsible for the development and maintenance of the software systems integral to Bodyport’s breakthrough cardiovascular monitoring technology. You will work closely with all aspects of the business - directly interfacing with data science, hardware, and firmware development teams to ensure the software systems are intuitive, secure, and reliable. You will help conduct rigorous testing and documentation of Bodyport’s software products and help ensure they meet our high standards of quality and performance.

Your role at Bodyport:

  • Work on all parts of the stack, enabling new functionality and optimizing existing features for usability, security, and performance
  • Build new features from start to finish throughout our stack, including requirements development, feature and architectural design, development, testing, documentation, deployment, and support
  • Develop tools and systems in support of our internal and external customers and partners
  • Help shape the direction of software development processes, policies, and best practices for future engineers
  • Responsible for ensuring systems and tools are rigorously tested, documented, and adhere to best practices for software development and security

You'd be a great fit if you have:

  • Functional, real world programming experience
  • Demonstrated experience with front end, back end, mobile, and/or infrastructure design, development, and testing
  • Experience with web frameworks such as Rails, Django, Pyramid, etc.SQL database experience (PostgreSQL, MySQL, SQLite)
  • Experience working with Linux environments
  • Experience writing unit tests, automated functional tests, test plans, and test cases
  • Experience working with Apache, NGINX, Docker, RabbitMQ and other off-the-shelf tools
  • A track record of balancing speed to market with long-term code maintainability

Nice to haves:

  • Experience working in HIPAA / FDA regulated environments
  • Experience with Postgres database administration
  • Experience with secure coding practices, penetration testing, and IT security
  • Experience in platform/infrastructure design and development as it pertains to site reliability/speed
  • Familiarity with networking, caching, database, and how to triage issues
  • Familiarity with Aptible, Heroku, AWS, Azure, or other similar platform / service

Why you should join Bodyport

Bodyport is building a virtual cardiac clinic to help keep patients with heart disease healthy and in their homes. The clinic is built around our novel cardiovascular sensing scale and predictive algorithms that detect early subclinical changes in cardiac function. We’re initially targeting heart failure, a chronic condition affecting over 6M Americans and a leading cause of hospitalizations (1M/year) and healthcare spending ($35B/year).