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Python Developer

Python Developer - Cambridge

Are you looking for a new direction and to focus your existing skills on a unique real-world application ? Here’s a truly exciting opportunity for an ambitious and talented software engineer to join a young and highly innovative company breaking new ground in the area of hormone monitoring for elite sports and healthcare applications.

The Role

Reporting to the Chief Technology Officer, the challenge is to be heavily involved in the optimisation of our existing potentiostat host-side software engine; porting it to a 32-bit embedded platform, communication with our existing measurement hardware at a low-level and exposing an interface to enable a GUI on an integrated display. You will contribute to the software development of similar systems, connected to our existing hardware, either wirelessly or via USB, running across PC/Mac, Android and iOS platforms. This will include the development of test and validation systems.

Job requirements


· Minimum experience of 2 years developing software within a commercial setting

· Experience in successful product development and launch

· Experience of programming in a range of environments and languages, ideally including C/C++, Python, Java.

· Proven experience of developing on embedded 32-bit platforms

· Embedded software design, development, testing and debugging experience

· Willingness to show the flexibility and versatility required to work in a fast-moving start-up environment


· Own the host-side core communications and processing blocks, maintaining it and developing it for future applications and platforms (currently written in Python)

· Contribute to project and product planning for software development ensuring delivery of plans according to schedule

· Document both internal and external software development, from PRD through validation to post-market surveillance


· System-level design

· Embedded OS development and integration

· Bare metal development on small microcontrollers

About Mint Diagnostics

Mint Diagnostics is a start-up redefining how hormone data and salivary diagnostics can be used for Human Performance optimisation and Personalised Healthcare.