Software Team Lead 

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Machine learning is on the verge of transforming healthcare, and the MGH & BWH Center for Clinical Data Science (CCDS) is at the forefront of this revolution. We are a fast-paced startup embedded in two of the nation’s leading research hospitals, backed by industry partners like Nvidia and GE Healthcare. We have access to millions of medical records, an on-prem GPU cluster, and a top-tier team from industry and academia. We work closely with clinicians to solve critical problems in patient care – our goal is to make real products that make a real difference in the hospital.

The focus of our ML engineering and software team is to build tools to deploy models in the clinical setting.

  • Building visualization tools to put model results in front of the radiologists

  • Creating orchestration tools to route data and results to key hospital systems, including insertion into physician reports

  • Developing an online learning platform to capture feedback from users to improve our models

Required skills

  • Have architected and led a shipped product

  • Highly comfortable developing technical requirements from product requirements

  • Strong interpersonal skills

  • Willingness to mentor & teach

  • Fluent in Javascript

    • Highly comfortable in either React or Vue

    • Highly comfortable in one of Redux/Flux/Reflux/MobX/Vuex

    • Highly comfortable in ES6

  • Fluent developing backend services & REST endpoints using one of the following:

    • Java + Spring

    • Python + Flask

    • Python + Django

  • Fluent in best practices for secure data transmission

  • Highly comfortable working with databases

    • 1+ relational database (Postgres, MySql, etc.)

    • 1+ NoSQL database (mongoDB, CouchDB, etc.)

    • 1+ key-value store (Redis, memcached, etc)

  • Highly comfortable leveraging message queues for asynchronous communication (RabbitMQ, ActiveMQ, ZeroMQ, Kafka, etc.)

  • Highly comfortable developing high-availability applications (redundancy, fault-tolerance, etc)

  • Comfortable using Docker

  • Comfortable with Apache/Nginx/HAProxy

  • Follows best practices in software development

  • Have shipped product

Nice to have

  • Familiar with Backbone/JQuery

  • Familiar with WebRTC, WebSockets, or SocketIO

  • Have worked with monitoring solutions for backend services