iOS Engineer

Saykara is an innovative startup with a vision to bring back the joy in practicing medicine. Powered by voice recognition and machine learning, we are simplifying data capture with a new artificial intelligence based virtual scribe solution that eliminates the hassle of working with EHRs. With Saykara, physicians can finally re-focus on the stuff that matters -- patient care and overall quality of life. We're led by a team of passionate healthcare and technology startup veterans and backed by Madrona Ventures, the largest VC firm in the Pacific Northwest.

We are looking for a talented and creative iOS developer to help us build out our iOS app for our physician user-base. We are looking for a passionate and self-driven engineer who wants to be part of an early-stage startup that is transforming healthcare. 

What You’ll Do

  • Build the Saykara iOS app: You will work with our product designers and other members of the engineering team to develop the iOS app and integrate it with back-end services
  • Collaborate with other engineers and ML experts who are working on different layers of the platform
  • Use an agile development methodology to deliver app features in a timely manner to meet aggressive product timelines
  • Ensure optimal performance, quality and responsiveness of the application
  • Participate in code reviews with the engineering team
  • Contribute to all phases of quality assurance and defect resolution
  • Participate in design discussions with the product team
  • You will help with screening of new engineering candidates
  • Communicate cross-functionally with broader teams

What You’ve Done

  • At least 3 years of hands-on experience developing iOS applications
  • Bachelors or Masters degree in Computer Science/Engineering or 5 years of applicable experience
  • Successfully delivered projects on time with a delighted user-base
  • Solid OOP and software design experience
  • Proficiency with Objective-C, Swift
  • Experience with Linux
  • Experience with UI/UX standards a plus
  • Proficiency with code versioning tools
  • Experience with automated testing tools
  • Experience in front-end/back-end web development a plus
  • Experience in NLP/machine learning a plus
  • Experience with agile development methodologies
  • Ability to communicate with product designers, engineers, and testers
  • Manage work independently and collaborate effectively as a member of a team

What We Offer

  • Opportunity to solve meaningful, challenging problems in a rapidly transforming healthcare industry
  • Opportunity to work with seasoned technology startup veterans and experienced ML/AI experts
  • A fun and casual work environment with flexible work hours and unlimited vacation days
  • Competitive compensation package with salary and stock options
  • Opportunity to be part of an early-stage, well-funded, fast-growing startup
  • Great location close to South Lake Union in Seattle across from Amazon’s new spheres with easy access to restaurants, transportation and entertainment

This opportunity is based in our headquarters in Seattle, WA.

Saykara Inc. is an equal opportunity employer that values diversity. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, disability status, citizenship, genetic information, veteran status or military service, or any other characteristic protected by federal law or Washington state law.

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