About Medius Health

Do you want to improve the health of people all over the world by working at the forefront of technology?

At Medius Health we're creating healthcare products and services that put each individual at the centre of the experience and in control.

Our first product, Quro, is one of the world's most advanced conversational bots, combining the expertise of doctors with sophisticated artifical intelligence, machine learning and neural networks to assess symptoms and connect people to the right level of healthcare.

We are a diverse, collaborative team of friendly, ambitious entrepreneurs and engineers that genuinely care... and enjoy a good laugh along the way!

If you take pride in your work and want to be part of something meaningful the we want to speak to you!

Open Positions

These are our current job openings, but we're always happy to hear from smart, talented people up for a challenge.

Clinical Expert

4th June 2018

Medical content & analytics

Details

Description

As a member of the Medical Knowledge Team at MediusHealth, your medical expertise will contribute to the continuous development ofQuro’s(https://www.quro.ai) training and learning.

In this position, you will play a role in the improvement of Quro’s product from a medical accuracy and patient engagement perspective. Medically, you will help test the algorithm and how it handlesnearly infinite set of use cases, troubleshoot questions, proofread content, and model new diagnoses.

Your work is imperative to maintaining an up-to-date, reliable database and, in turn, improving our accuracy as a whole. You will work both independently on specific projects, and in close contact with the rest of the team on projects related to our decision support system and forward-looking innovation.

Requirements

The successful candidate will have a medical approbation/licence.

Responsibilities

  • Add and model diseases to our extensive database by reviewing pertinent literature and statistical datain addition to leveraging your own clinical experience
  • Support algorithm advancement and shift to new, data-driven models
  • Devise new and improved ways of interacting with our users to empower them to take control of their own health care journey
  • Write contentfor the layperson around descriptions of disease and treatment options
  • Run test cases to measure internal accuracy as well as head-to-heads with competitors
  • Be a resource to other MediusHealth employees on topics related to medicine
  • Synthesize and convey our team’s goals to both internal and external stakeholders

Essential

  • Medical approbation in Australiaor a license to practice medicine in the country of study
  • Good level of computer literacy (Windows, OS X, MS-Office, etc.), very good technical understanding and quick comprehension of new software
  • Good mathematical understanding (especially statistics)
  • Very good communication and teamworking skills
  • Ability to think and work in a pro-active and independent manner
  • 10-20 hoursper week
  • Familiarity with academic literature review and medical terminology
  • Familiarity with statistics and epidemiology preferred
  • The successful candidate will take pride in their work, exhibit attention to detail, and be highly responsible. Additionally, the individual will be passionate about innovation in healthcare and dedicated to our mission

Desirable

  • Clinical experience (1-3 years), recent graduates are also welcome to apply
  • Prior experience in academic writing/editing and scientific communication

Benefits

  • The unique opportunity to work for one of the most exciting health startups in Australia
  • A vibrant team working on one of the toughest problems in health! We’re all here to make a difference.
  • A sunny office in the heart of the new side of CBD, Barangaroo International Towers.
  • Lots of social activities such as parties, awesome drinks and snacks
  • Free yogaclasses at the office

Start by sending your resume and any relevant information to hi@mediushealth.org.

Frontend Engineer $90k + equity

13th April 2018

Frontend web developer with React/Vue experience

Details

The role

Use your extensive knowledge of JavaScript, HTML, and CSS to help develop our AI powered virtual health companion.

You will work with real-time APIs to build high performance, well engineered solutions that delight our users by collaborating closely with Product, Design and Platform Engineering to spec, build, test and deploy new features.

If you want to use your skills to solve problems that make a real difference to people's lives then we need to talk!

What you'll bring

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Engineering or related field, or equivalent training, fellowship, or work experience
  • 2+ years of experience writing client-side JavaScript
  • Expertise in building complex layouts with CSS and HTML
  • Experience building and debugging complex systems
  • Enjoy working with different frameworks like React, Vue.js or Angular
  • Experience with modern browser technologies
  • Good UX and design sensibilities, and a desire to sweat the small stuff
  • Strong communication skills, a positive attitude, and empathy
  • Self-­awareness and a desire to continually improve

Bonus

  • AWS mastered
  • Understanding of python

Some benefits we offer

We offer a unique opportunity to work for Australia’s first health tech company making a difference through Artificial Intelligence.

We believe in well-rested people doing concentrated and impactful work. We are in this for the long run. Not a morning person? Need to pick up your kids from school? Work flexible hours that fit you and your personal situation best. We care about the work you do not looking over your shoulder.

Our sun-filled, modern and quiet office is located in Barangaroo which is both well connected and has plenty going on. You'll have your own full adjustable desk and chair, free coffee and access to breakout areas so you're as comfortable as possible.

Application

Whether you think you're ready for the role right now or might be soon, we're happy to get to know you so we can find out together.

Start by sending your resume and any relevant information to hi@mediushealth.org.

Backend Engineer $90k + equity

15th August 2017

Python / Django web developer with AWS (DevOps) experience

Details

The role

As a Backend Engineer at Medius Health you'll use your superb engineering skills create a new generation of personalised healthcare.

We recently released our first product, a conversational personal health assistant called Quro, and we’re working hard to make it smarter and more powerful. This is where we need your help.

We're not looking for a cog in a machine. We want someone with creativity, self-motivation and a pride in their work to be a core member of our diverse and talented team.

In return we offer the opportunity for you to take a leading role working on products that create meaningful change in peoples lives.

What you'll bring

  • 2+ years of experience in developing scalable web applications.
  • Server-side languages like Python.
  • Web Frameworks like Django, Flask.
  • Database technologies like MySQL, PostgreSQL, and MongoDB.
  • Experience with RESTful web services, JSON.
  • Ability to code according to functional specifications.
  • Experience with build process automation.
  • Experience with CI and CD implementation for deployments.
  • Experience with test automation and AWS deployment workflows.

Some benefits we offer

We offer a unique opportunity to work for Australia’s first health tech company making a difference through Artificial Intelligence.

We believe in well-rested people doing concentrated and impactful work. We are in this for the long run. Not a morning person? Need to pick up your kids from school? Work flexible hours that fit you and your personal situation best. We care about the work you do not looking over your shoulder.

Our sun-filled, modern and quiet office is located in Barangaroo which is both well connected and has plenty going on. You'll have your own full adjustable desk and chair, free coffee and access to breakout areas so you're as comfortable as possible.

Application

Whether you think you're ready for the role right now or might be soon, we're happy to get to know you so we can find out together.

Start by sending your resume and any relevant information to hi@mediushealth.org.

Data Scientist $100k - $120k + equity

15th August 2017

Machine learning and natural language expert

Details

The role

As a Data Scientist at Medius Health you'll use your next level skills in machine learning and natural language to help us create a new generation of personalised healthcare.

We recently released our first product, a conversational personal health assistant called Quro, and we’re working hard to make it smarter and more powerful. This is where we need your help.

We're not looking for a cog in a machine. We want someone with creativity, self-motivation and a pride in their work to be a core member of our diverse and talented team.

In return we offer the opportunity for you to take a leading role working on products that create meaningful change in peoples lives.

What you’ll do

  • Research and develop state-of-the-art natural language processing and machine learning algorithms for the development of Quro conversational engine, and disease prediction models.
  • Create statistical language models using large corpora of text data.
  • Develop tools, processes and metrics to help build high quality clinical linguistic resources.
  • Develop methods for linguistic annotation, ontologies, taxonomies, semantic schemas.
  • Prototype new models, evaluate with small scale experiments, and produce solutions at scale to millions of users.
  • Work with a cross-functional team of engineers, researchers, designers, and others to build new product features.
  • Iterate on conversation quality through continuous A/B testing.

What you'll bring

  • Expertise (or equivalent industry experience) in machine learning, natural language processing, or a strongly related field.
  • Experience implementing ML & NLP systems at scale in Python or either of Java, Scala, or C/C++
  • The knowledge of how to work with large-scale datasets and optimise algorithms for performance and quality
  • A strong grounding in core CS concepts such as common data structures and algorithms.
  • Experience of the full software development life cycle, including coding standards, code reviews, source control management, build processes, testing, and operations.
  • Excellent communication skills that make you equally comfortable writing complex technical papers and explaining your work clearly and understandably to people outside of your field.

We'd love it if you also have

  • MS/PhD in Computer Science/ Machine Learning/ Data Mining or equivalent.
  • Expertise and interest in building healthcare ontologies, clinical taxonomies, and semantic meaning representation frameworks.
  • Experience with FSMs.
  • Previous experience in IR, NLU, SMT, or dialog systems.
  • Published papers at relevant conferences like ACL, EMNLP, NAACL etc.

Some benefits we offer

We offer a unique opportunity to work for Australia’s first health tech company making a difference through Artificial Intelligence.

We believe in well-rested people doing concentrated and impactful work. We are in this for the long run. Not a morning person? Need to pick up your kids from school? Work flexible hours that fit you and your personal situation best. We care about the work you do not looking over your shoulder.

Our sun-filled, modern and quiet office is located in Barangaroo which is both well connected and has plenty going on. You'll have your own full adjustable desk and chair, free coffee and access to breakout areas so you're as comfortable as possible.

Application

Whether you think you're ready for the role right now or might be soon, we're happy to get to know you so we can find out together.

Start by sending your resume and any relevant information to hi@mediushealth.org.

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