Senior Software Developer - Affera, Inc in Boston, MA

Added Jan. 22, 2020

Affera Inc


Job Description

As a Senior Software Developer at Affera, you will be developing a suite of software products that comprise the next generation treatment system for cardiac arrhythmias.

The ideal candidate has extensive experience designing, developing and testing real time high performance 3D visualization applications, can take ownership of key software features while working collaboratively with other engineering teams, and is passionate about working on a product that will have a positive impact on the lives of millions.


  • No telecommuting
  • No Agencies Please



  • Build interactive tools to manipulate data that are intuitive and easy to use.
  • Work with a UI design/designer on usability to deliver a streamlined responsive user interface.
  • Develop and apply 3D rendering algorithms for the visualization of medical data, to provide physicians with an intuitive view of the system in real time as the procedure takes place.
  • Follow an agile software development workflow, from new feature development to bug fixes and regression testing.
  • Attend and participate in pre-clinical in-vivo system evaluations, domestic and abroad.
  • Be part of laboratory demonstrations for investors and clinicians.
  • Other miscellaneous responsibilities and duties as deemed necessary.

Qualifications and Experience:

  • BS or MS in Computer Science or equivalent technical discipline.
  • 4+ years of object oriented programming experience in Python or C++.
  • Strong 3D math and geometry skills.
  • Willing to travel up to 25% during clinical trial periods.
  • Thorough understanding of the modern rendering pipeline.
  • Fluent in at least one modern rendering API like Direct3D 11 or OpenGL 3.3+.
  • Proficiency with development of software on Linux operating system.
  • Ability to work in an agile development environment.
  • Strong work ethic and entrepreneurial drive.


  • Contribute to an innovative solution that can improve the lives of millions.
  • Learn under the guidance of some of the industry's prominent experts in the field of medical device engineering.
  • New office location in restored "brick and beam" office space along the Charles River.
  • Bright, motivated co-workers in a fun and collaborative office environment.
  • Competitive salary, 401k, generous medical coverage to suit your needs.

About the Company

Affera is a venture-backed medical device company founded by a seasoned team of leaders in the industry. We are developing a game-changing, innovative system to treat heart rhythm disorders, one of the fastest growing fields in medical devices. Affera represents an opportunity to make a real difference in the lives of millions of patients worldwide.

We are a highly selective team of super-talented individuals whose aim is to have a major impact on developing a breakthrough, life-saving technology. We believe in maximizing the unique talents of each individual, empowering everyone to contribute on multiple levels. If you are innovative, resourceful and hands-on, we want you on our team!

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