Senior Software Engineer, Algorithm Realization

What is Bigfoot Biomedical?
 
Bigfoot believes people living with insulin-requiring diabetes deserve relief from its daily burden. We envision a world where the emotional, mental, physical, and financial burden of diabetes has been significantly reduced. We are passionately dedicated to delivering simpler, safer, and more effective solutions for life with insulin.
 
We are personally committed to the mission of improving the lives of people with diabetes through the application of smart technology. We bring deep and nuanced understanding of customer needs, demonstrated technical capabilities in developing and commercializing technology, and proven business acumen in funding and growing startups into profitable publicly traded enterprises.
 
What we are building at Bigfoot Biomedical
 
Bigfoot is building diabetes management solutions integrating data, software, smart devices, and people. This is your chance to join a small but very talented team!

Senior Software Engineer, Algorithm Realization”  The successful applicant will work closely with data science and engineering stakeholders to develop production quality tools (models, simulations, reports, algorithms) to support business, regulatory, clinical, and product development activities. 


What will you do at Bigfoot Biomedical?

 

What you do here at Bigfoot will largely be defined by your existing skills and desire to grow to help us achieve the above. We have an employee-friendly working environment that provides bike racks and showers, lunch and snacks, and flexible hours. Our culture helps us stay focused on our goals.
 
We have competitive benefits. We have a great team culture. We understand that we all need to succeed as a team. We have fun while we're building a solution we can be proud of.

 

If you're ready to make a dent in the universe, join the mission, and feel like what you do every day isn't just a job, come talk to us!

 

Bigfoot Biomedical, Inc., provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law.

    Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

    • Work with stakeholders to plan approach, define success
    • Turn knowledge into tools and production-quality code  

    Must haves we’re looking for:

    • 5+ years of software engineering experience, delivering production-quality software
    • Expert knowledge of contemporary software development practices
    • Analytical language and framework familiarity:  software design, architectural patterns, agile software development
    • Desire to learn more about statistics, probability, modeling, and control engineering
    • T-shaped:  strong in software engineering, able to deliver actionable results in a collaborative startup environment: excellent pragmatic problem solving, data-driven problem solving approach, extreme attention to detail, strong written and verbal communication skills, curiosity and a demonstrated ability to learn and grow new skills and experiences
    • Experience with Python, Java, C++, or Matlab

    We’d prefer if you also have:

    • Domain expertise: knowledge of diabetes, knowledge of control engineering: feedback control, discrete and continuous time transfer functions, system identification, PID, model predictive control
    • Lean / agile experience:  scrum teams, daily standups, time-boxed development, visual management systems, peer collaboration

    Educational Requirements:

    • Bachelor’s degree in an engineering discipline, computer science preferred