Software Developer – FILLED

By October 24, 2018 No Comments

Position Context

Saccade Analytics, based in Griffintown, Montreal, is an award-winning medical software start-up. Our VR- and cloud-based diagnostic software system, InSight, is already approved by Health Canada and will be marketed in the US in 2019. We are seeking a driven, results-oriented developer to help manage our growing product portfolio. Working closely with a project team that includes engineers and neuroscientists, the successful candidate will employ his/her problem-solving skills to add features to InSight and design the next generation of products. The successful candidate will have the opportunity to work on cutting-edge biomedical technologies and to watch his/her work improve people’s lives. We are a small and highly interactive organization, so interpersonal skills are a must.

Key Roles

  • Work collaboratively with management to establish plans (defining deliverables, timelines, etc.);
  • Maintenance and modifications to existing C# and Python code libraries;
  • Participate in designing new features, architecture, and test protocols;
  • Ensure the successful integration with system components, including VR goggles, computers, AWS;
  • Occasional technical support for customers;
  • Occasional management of 3rd party coders on a per-project-basis;
  • Smartphone app development.

Qualifying Skills and Abilities

Strong programming background that ideally includes Python (Django framework) and C# (or C++). Knowledge of neurophysiology and/or machine learning preferred. A passion for problem-solving. Attention to detail. Ability to remain organized with project priorities and deadlines while remaining flexible on day‐to‐day tasks. Comfort with programming standards and best practices. Diligence in recording product development (comments, testing, problem reports). Superior written and verbal communication skills in English (French an asset).

Education & Experience

Bachelor’s degree or higher in computer science, engineering, math, or a related field. Strong knowledge of programming required. Relevant experience in med-tech and/or startup environments preferred.


To be negotiated; includes fixed salary plus stock options.


Saccade Analytics is a multiple award-winning medical software developer in the virtual reality and AI space. A growing startup, our vision is to be the world leader in neurological care by making quick, data-driven diagnosis available to everyone, everywhere. Our mission is to improve patient care by translating advanced research into accessible diagnostic tools. Saccade’s administrative offices are located south of Bonaventure metro station in Montreal’s ‘Quartier de l’Innovation’, close to downtown amenities.

How to Apply

Deadline November 30, 2018. Start date December 1, 2018 (flexible). Please submit a CV and cover letter to

NOTE: This position has been filled, but we are always looking to add great new talent to our team. If you’re interested in working with us, but you don’t see an open position on our website, feel free to send your CV and cover letter along. We will review all applications.

Saccade Analytics is committed to equity in employment and diversity. We welcome applications from indigenous peoples, visible minorities, ethnic minorities, persons with disabilities, women, persons of minority sexual orientations and gender identities, and others who may contribute to further diversification.