Software Engineer / Data Scientist

For the fast-growing, venture-backed technology company KENZEN we are looking for a driven individual to be a key part of the data science team. The company has almost 20 employees with offices in San Francisco and Zurich. KENZEN, a pioneer in next generation wearables for precision health, is developing a health analytics platform that predicts and prevents avoidable injuries and illness using sweat analysis. Kenzen takes a non-invasive approach via their Patch, a small, flexible wearable that adheres comfortably to the skin. Kenzen Patch connects wirelessly with the Kenzen mobile app offering unique reports, alerts and notifications. By combining medical-grade biosensors, Kenzen delivers highly personalized and actionable health insights. For the Zurich based office, or optional for Landquart, we are recruiting a

Software Engineer / Data Scientist
(80-100%, Zurich or Landquart)
Flexible working hours, if needed up to three days home office per week can be offered. You will drive results by unleashing creativity and accountability in a performance-oriented culture among a group of diverse and talented individuals. Your experience with fast-growing technology companies will help you craft efficient and effective systems for the entire organization.
Main duties of the position

  • Develop software for an embedded wearable vital sign monitoring device
  • Participate in the architectural design of the data processing infrastructure
  • Implement software to manage and process sensor data across the full pipeline, from the Patch via the cloud to the analytics platform
  • Work closely with a cross-functional team of product management, UI/UX, and hardware engineering to achieve program goals for product performance, quality, cost, and schedule
Essential requirements and experience
  • Expertise with C++ and Python
  • Knowhow with data science
  • Knowledge with low-level data processing and sensor technology
  • Mathematical and statistical knowledge
  • Very good English skills
  • Java know-how would be nice to have
  • Ideally knowledge with medical devices
Key technologies
  • C++
  • Python
  • Data Science
  • Embedded Systems
Are you a pragmatic, pro-active, quick-learner who fosters? Then we are looking forward to your application including your CV. Applications will be treated with confidentiality. The recruitment agency Stellenwerk AG will handle all applications. In case of questions please don’t hesitate to contact Harry Kulczynski of Stellenwerk AG by phone on +41 44 365 77 44. Applications addressed directly to Kenzen will be deleted and excluded from the further application process.