Software Engineer

NETR is hiring!


Netr empowers doctors to build data-driven care.
Netr is the first secure and distributed platform dedicated to indexing, structuring and labelling medical data for artificial intelligence. Our product is a B2B platform enhancing and curating medical data provided by healthcare facilities for various medical data users: AI vendors, medtech, pharmaceutical firms.

We are building a medical data search engine based on medical exam reports, to perform detailed requests based on demographic and medical criteria: e.g. find all CT Scans regarding liver cancer for women between 30 and 50 years old.

Our mission is to dramatically accelerate the emergence of data-driven tools to improve medical care while guaranteeing the safety of personal data. Our aim is to leverage collective intelligence through data and tech, in a traditional industry.
We have a large spectrum of technical challenges, particularly data engineering, computer vision, NLP and security.

Our values are pragmatism, transparency and open-mindedness.

Job Description

We are building a tech team (currently CTO + 2 data scientists) to leverage our existing technology and improve the quality and speed of our data delivery process. As a Software Engineer, you will participate in defining the technical strategy and directly contribute to the code to :

  • Consolidate our infrastructure
  • Make our data pipelines more robust
  • Automate our delivery process to be able to serve more data buyers
  • Scale to more hospitals
  • Build a backoffice for our sales team

You will also contribute to hiring and mentoring junior engineers. The role is meant to evolve to Lead Software Engineer.

You will be directly working with the CTO, an experienced programmer and Tech Lead.

Our current stack:

  • Python with FastAPI framework for our backend services
  • Spacy, transformers and tensorflow for NLP
  • ElasticSearch for our search engine
  • React and Typescript for our frontend
  • Hosting on AWS, structures with terraform
  • Fully automated CI/CD pipelines

We strongly believe in agile and lean values and intend to build our culture around those pillars.

Preferred Experience

We are looking for an experienced software engineer.

You are the ideal recruit if you:

  • Have 3+ years of experience in coding in a production environment (ideally Python)
  • Have a MSc or PhD in a scientific field or equivalent experience
  • Take ownership on the product and the code you write
  • Are obsessed with choosing the most pragmatic solution
  • Desire to produce rigorously tested and documented code
  • Are eager to learn new things (technologies, languages or frameworks)
  • Are convinced that agile development is the best way to produce code

Bonus points:

  • You are interested in working in the medical field
  • You want to work in an ML oriented environment
  • You have experience in front-end development or are curious about it
  • You have experience with DICOM manipulation
  • You know what kaizen means 😉

Additional Information

  • Contract Type: Full-Time
  • Start Date: 04 May 2020
  • Location: Paris, France (75013)
  • Education Level: Master's Degree
  • Experience: > 3 years
  • Occasional remote authorized