Software Engineer

Verily   •  

Cambridge, MA

Industry: Professional, Scientific & Technical Services

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Not Specified years

Posted 43 days ago

Description

Verily, an Alphabet company, lives at the intersection of technology, data science and healthcare. Our mission is to make the world’s health data useful so that people enjoy longer and healthier lives. We are developing tools and devices to collect, organize and activate health data, and creating interventions to prevent and manage disease.

You are a highly-motivated Software Engineer, with a demonstrated background in software development and the ability to use your expertise to make medicine more pro

Our team combines expertise in biology, chemistry, physics, medicine, engineering, computer science, and more to create interventions that exponentially improve patient care. We partner with leading life sciences, medical device and government organizations to enable fast development, meaningful advances, and deployment at scale. Our work spans many projects, including Project Baseline, the quest to map human health beginning with a 10,000 person observational study; Liftware, stabilizing utensil handles to aid individuals with hand tremor or limited mobility; and Debug, an effort to reduce the threat of mosquito-borne diseases using the sterile insect technique.

Responsibilities

  • Design, develop, test, deploy, maintain and improve software.
  • Manage individual project priorities, deadlines and deliverables.

Qualifications

Minimumqualifications:

  • BS degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or related technical field, or equivalent practical experience.
  • Software development experience in one or more general purpose programming languages.
  • Experience working with two or more of the following: web application development, Unix/Linux environments, mobile application development, distributed and parallel systems, machine learning, information retrieval, natural language processing, networking, developing large software systems, and/or security software development.

Preferredqualifications:

  • Master’s, PhD, further education or equivalent practical experience in Engineering, Computer Science or a related technical field.
  • Experience with one or more general purpose programming languages including but not limited to: C/C++, C#, Python, JavaScript, Go, Objective-C, Swift.
  • Demonstrated ability to apply problem-solving skills to complex issues.
  • Demonstrated interest in and ability to learn other programming languages as needed.