Flywheel Exchange Remote U.S. Full-time

About the Opportunity
We are seeking an experienced Software Engineering Technical Lead to join Flywheel’s medical imaging viewer team. This is an exceptional opportunity to steer the technical roadmap for a specialized product team focused on the development of a state-of-the-art application tailored to work with medical image data for several clinical workflows. Successful applicants will have a passion for problem-solving, elevating others around them, and delivering quality results. This role requires technical leadership experience and a strong development background. 
The team works with a variety of technologies, including:
Python, Typescript, Go
MongoDB, Redis, Sqlite
Docker, Kubernetes
AWS, Google, and Azure
Gitlab CI/CD
Work closely with a growing team of engineers and business stakeholders. The development team operates within a lightweight Agile process and is empowered to alter it as needed to achieve team and company objectives. We’re highly responsive to customer needs and constantly strive to make a positive contribution to the biomedical and life sciences communities we serve. Team members are recognized and rewarded when advocating for customer success and satisfaction over other concerns. We value self-motivated, creative individuals who work well in a collaborative environment – constantly generating and sharing new ideas and solutions with the team. 
Flywheel has a comprehensive benefits package and encourages a balanced work life and home life.


  • Develop and maintain applications and services for our primary imaging viewer.
  • Provide technical direction and guidance through collaboration with product owners and other stakeholders to understand product requirements, translating them back to the team.
  • Ensure the timely delivery of product features and releases, while ensuring quality and stability.
  • Lead design and architecture discussions, ensuring reliable, scalable and maintainable solutions.
  • Improve the observability of new and existing services, helping us catch problems sooner.
  • Help the team establish and adhere to standards in code quality and testing.
  • Collaborate daily across a geographically dispersed development team.
  • Mentor other engineers and share knowledge in a variety of forums.

What would make you a great fit

  • 7+ years of software development experience, 2 of which in a technical leadership role.
  • Experience developing client/server image viewing software, with experience with common medical imaging formats such as DICOM or NIfTI being a bonus.
  • Strong development skills and some proficiency in full stack development with typescript and python.
  • Proficiency in web browser based application development working with large datasets such as imaging or video with an emphasis on performance optimization.
  • Proven track record of building, operating and scaling software in the cloud.