Software Technical Lead – Nutromics

Posted: 24 November 2021

Software Technical Lead

At Nutromics we have a vision to create a world with zero preventable deaths by providing timely, molecular level data through our innovative sensing technology. We are looking for a passionate Software technical lead who will lead a team of software engineers focussed on the commercialisation of our technology.

In this exciting role, you will lead Nutromics’ software development team. You will play a hands-on role in architecting and building the foundations of Nutromics’ software platform, which will securely aggregate and analyse data from wearable sensors and display it to clinicians in well-designed user interfaces built using UX and UI best practices.


  • Undergraduate degree in engineering or equivalent discipline

Skill and Experience

  • 3+ years of experience building and managing cross-functional software development teams to achieve successful business outcomes
  • 6+ years of experience in software development for medical devices, digital health, and/or IoT products
  • Experience with establishing and maintaining cloud infrastructure
  • Experience in coding, unit testing, deployment, and configuration of solutions involving the customisation of, and integration of various services
  • Experience working in a highly regulated industry (e.g., medical devices, finance, military)
  • Experience working with UI and UX experts
  • Working knowledge of back-end and front-end development, analysis software, and cloud-based infrastructure
  • Excellent written and oral communication and relationship building capabilities
  • Exposure to scientific research, especially in biosensors, is highly desirable


  • Design and document software architecture for security, scalability, reliability and interoperability
  • Work closely with management to make intelligent technology and resourcing choices to meet business objectives
  • Lead the development team to implement major features coming from the research and product teams, fostering a spirit of collaboration within and between teams
  • Working with the team, provide time estimates and meet delivery commitments
  • Create effective processes for software development and maintenance that enforce levels of quality assurance and quality control appropriate for a manufacturer of medical devices
  • Mentor and train the development team, ensuring that their skills are progressively deepened and expanded, and that best practices are being leveraged
  • Manage project and system risk, ensuring that potential issues are bought to the attention of management as soon as practical
  • Ensure that software development process complies with requirements of ISO 13485 and IEC 62304
  • Document software code in accordance with generally accepted best practice
  • Provision and manage cloud-based software environments

We believe in inclusiveness, given that our product will be used by people from all backgrounds and walks of life. We endeavour to reflect this in the make-up of our team as well. Women, LGBTQIA+ individuals, People of Colour, and applicants with diverse backgrounds are particularly encouraged to apply.

To apply please send your cover letter and resume to:


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