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We are assembling a small team of talented development engineers to build pre-production prototypes in preparation for creating a university spinout company. This is a new initiative trialling a new way of working in which engineering development is embedded in a joint University and Hospital environment to allow a close coupled innovation cycle including deep clinical testing of emerging technologies. 


The project, which is funded by the Wellcome Trust, will build on the successful iFIND program ( to develop AI enabled ultrasound for pregnancy screening. The iFIND program has produced disruptive technology and we need you to be part of the team that converts this into a pre-production prototype and to develop the technology further in a close coupled technical-clinical innovation cycle. Leading the research landscape in this domain we plan hyper-fast growth through a roll-out of our tools across the NHS and globally. Our models come directly out of state-of-the-art ML research. Prototype code is available and data access to over 20k manually labelled patient records has been approved and is in place.  We use a varieties of  technologies  including React, Python, Docker, Postgres, Pytorch, C++, android/iOS, git.


We’re looking for an  experienced senior software development professional who can be productive fast and who could take a key role in the founding team of a subsequent spiout company that we propose to form in 2022.  The post will be primarily  based within KCL at the St. Thomas’s hospital Campus.


Important: We are NOT looking for an agency or project manager who is going to outsource the development. Please state in the application  the role/ level of interest 

The post will be full time (100% FTE) and offered on an a fixed-term contract  to 30 June 2023

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