Python Developer

Permanent employee, Full-time · Vienna

We want to save lives. And you can help us - be part of this journey!

We are doers. Our amazing team joined forces for a bold mission worth fighting for: To give every patient access to the right diagnosis and treatment.
We know that each and every one of us can make a difference with our unique skills, powers & passions. As a team, we are powerful and overcome even the biggest challenges. Take this chance to become part of Symptoma - read on!

What you will be doing:
  • Write well designed, testable, efficient code to develop and enhance our Electronic Health Records platform  
  • Improve the processing and analysis of semantic data and contribute to all phases of the development lifecycle  
  • Translate product strategy and requirements into suitable, maintainable, and scalable solutions  
  • Collaborate closely with the product owner and other cross-functional teams, share best practise as well as discuss and motivate design solutions  
  • Share what you have learned about crafting outstanding user experiences with your teammates, so we can all grow faster  
  • Do sprints with an integrated team to deliver those new features with the end-user in mind 
  • Tools we use
    • Python 3, FastAPI, Dash, Bootstrap
    • Git, Gitlab, PyCharm
    • Docker, MySQL/MariaDB/SQLite, ElasticSearch
What you bring along:
  • You have at least 2 years of experience with Python
  • Experience with Linux operating systems
  • Experience in some of the tools mentioned above
  • Experience with containerization (Docker) and Cloud Computing
  • Ability to work independently or as part of a team
  • You are reliable, empathic, and creative
  • You are able to work self-responsibly and efficiently on stand-alone topics
  • Optionally, you know the environment medical products operate in
  • Good command of both spoken and written English
Why you should apply:
  • Impact: Leave a dent in this universe and use your skills for a good cause.
  • Growth: Work at a fast-growing scale-up company with great opportunities for career progression.
  • Appreciation: Your input and creative ideas are highly appreciated – we want YOU with all your abilities, talents and (soft) skills.
  • Responsibility: You are responsible for what you do - you’re not only able to implement what you envision but also to work without supervision. Don’t hesitate to bring in all your strengths, knowledge and experience to reach your full potential.
  • Flexibility: Being productive before the earliest early birds, taking an extra long coffee break or working in the dark, you can find your rhythm with us.
  • Home Office: We have an output-orientated mindset and trust our team members to decide for themselves where they can work the best (amount of home office days may differ depending on the position).
  • Diversity: Our team is anything but boring – Do you speak Arabic, Swedish or Chinese? We’ll be able to understand you!
  • Equipment: We offer state-of-the-art workstations (multiple monitors, powerful laptops, height-adjustable desks)
  • Amazing office: in vibrant Vienna (excellent accessibility in the heart of the third district)
Great performers must be paid appropriately. We offer a monthly salary starting at 3.200 Euro gross per month following internal company agreements for this position. Your professional experience, qualifications, and industry standards will guide the actual remuneration package.
Please send us the following file:
  • only your CV (Please include the code-word "Better Diagnosis" as text in your CV)
We are looking forward to your application!
About us

We save lives. Are You in?

Symptoma was founded in 2006 to save up to 1.5 million lives each year with the right diagnosis. Our Digital Health Assistant empowers users to uncover even ultra-rare diseases. Patients and doctors enter symptoms, answer questions, and find a list of matching causes – sorted by probability.

Our Mission:

We want to eliminate the guesswork out of medicine.

Our Vision:

Every patient deserves the right diagnosis and treatment.

We are a complementary team and joined for a bold mission. We know how to overcome and embrace even the biggest challenges - when we fail, we stand up and win even bigger.
We are looking forward to your application!
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