Embedded Software Developer

12 Oct 2018
17 Oct 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
*About Acurable*

Acurable is a high growth MedTech start-up headquartered in London. We commercialise the first wearable medical device able to accurately diagnose and manage respiratory conditions in a non-invasive way. Our award-winning patented technology is a major engineering innovation and the product of 10 years research at Imperial College London.

* Accurate: 5x more accurate readings than current solutions, enabling automated diagnosis and drastically reducing misdiagnosis.
* Easy to use: non-invasive and no training required, enabling home use without the assistance of a specialist or a visit to the hospital, which significantly lowers overall costs.

We aim to understand human biosignals so well that nobody dies of a treatable condition. To achieve our objectives, we are building a team of exceptional people who are inspired by our vision, share our values, and who have the attitude and skills required to help Acurable succeed.

*Role Overview*

We are looking for a talented embedded software/firmware developer with deep understanding and knowledge of wireless data protocols (particularly BLE), experience of embedded system development and interfacing with mobile devices, strong analytical problem-solving skills and ability to deliver high-quality, well-tested code.

*What you will do*
* Develop highly optimised software to control the operation and transmission of data from our innovative sensor.
* Contribute to the development of our Android and/or iOS applications, with a particular focus on integration with our innovative acoustic sensor.
* Define, document and implement comprehensive unit and functional tests for each one of the app components.

*What you should bring to Acurable*
* An excellent understanding of wireless communication using Bluetooth Low Energy.
* The ability to integrate wireless modules such as WiFi, BLE, GSM into hardware.
* Excellent embedded C programming abilities and proven experience in embedded systems design (preferably ARM Cortex M series processors).
* Experience of interfacing with external sensors and devices.
* Some experience in mobile app development, particularly in interfacing with wireless devices (iOS or Android).
* Fluent in spoken and written English.
* Creativity in finding solutions, good understanding of technology and a desire to learn new things.

*Why you should apply*
* We provide a fun and entrepreneurial working environment within an exciting high-growth business, where you can use your talent to make a real difference to the lives of millions of people.
* This is a rare opportunity to build a truly global product from the ground up, and join early a fast growing team of exceptional engineers working on the latest technologies.
* We offer a great work-life balance, very competitive remuneration package, flexible hours, generous holiday allowance, regular social events... and many other perks we continue adding as the company grows.
* Because there is nothing more thrilling than solving technological problems; and if you are a problem solver, in this job you will never get bored.
* And most importantly: we make sure to only recruit very nice people, so if you are one of them, you will love working with us.

Position details
* Location: Based in the company headquarters in London.
* Team: Join a team of 4 embedded/software developers.
* Compensation: Competitive salary and stock options based on experience.

Closing date for applications: 30th September 2018

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