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Backend Engineer - Rust / Interoperability (Remote Europe)



Software Engineering
Budapest, Hungary
Posted on Tuesday, November 28, 2023

Ikerian AG (formely RetinAI Medical) is a fast-growing medical device software company headquartered in Bern, Switzerland. Our mission is to enable the right decisions sooner in healthcare, through transformative AI & data management solutions for disease screening and monitoring. Join our diverse team of entrepreneurs, developers, researchers, and commercial experts who are collectively shaping the future of healthcare.

We're looking for a Backend Engineer specialized in Rust and Interoperability to enhance our development team. Your role will be pivotal in building and maintaining robust backend systems that communicate seamlessly with diverse healthcare data sources. This role is perfect for someone who's passionate about creating solutions that improve healthcare outcomes and thrives in a collaborative, fast-paced startup environment. If you're excited about shaping the future of healthtech and enjoy a hands-on approach to problem-solving, we're eager to speak to you!

Key responsibilities:

  • Data Integration: Seamlessly integrate and manage various healthcare data sources with our systems.
  • System Optimization: Ensure backend systems are efficient, reliable, and scalable.
  • Collaborative Development: Work closely with frontend developers and data scientists to create cohesive, interoperable solutions.
  • Quality Assurance: Maintain high standards for code quality and system performance.
  • Continuous Improvement: Stay informed about new technologies and methodologies in backend development and interoperability.
  • Inclusive Teamwork: Foster an inclusive environment, welcoming ideas and contributions from all team members.
  • Relevant Experience: Proven track record in backend development, particularly with experience in healthcare data interoperability.
  • Technical Skills: Proficiency in backend languages, databases and API integrations, including Rust, Python, TypeScript, SQLite, PostgreSQL, with experience in writing cross-platform software that can be deployed locally and on the cloud.
  • Collaborative Mindset: Strong team player with excellent communication skills.
  • Innovative Thinker: Ability to approach problems creatively and propose innovative solutions.
  • Adaptability: Comfortable in a dynamic startup atmosphere and able to pivot as needed.
  • Inclusivity Advocate: Committed to fostering an inclusive and diverse work environment.
  • Healthcare Passion: Experience and/or genuine interest in healthcare technology and data management.
  • Resident of a European country and fluent in English.
  • A chance to be part of an exceptional team driving innovation in healthcare.
  • A competitive salary in a supportive work environment that fosters work-life balance.
  • Opportunities for professional growth and development in an international setting.
  • A culture of collaboration and inclusion, which is fundamental to our ethos.
  • Remote work with annual in-person team gatherings.
  • Hardware and software support for a seamless remote work experience.
  • Participation in the company's Employee Stock Option Plan.

We invite qualified candidates eager to make a difference in healthcare technology to apply.