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Senior Backend Engineer

RemoteDenmark, Hovedstaden, KøbenhavnTechnology

Job description

At Corti, we are growing fast and are looking for fresh talent to make sure we go in the right direction! If you enjoy working in a fun, autonomous, and collaborative team, guided by shared values, and a willingness to act, iterate, and learn…

then join us at Corti as Senior Backend Engineer in the Corti Code team.

📌 As a Senior Backend Engineer, you’ll join a newly established team at Corti focused on a single product, Corti Code. You will be part of a skilled and mission-driven group of product managers, software engineers, and machine learning engineers responsible for building Corti’s answer to the complexities of medical coding. We want to build a product that ensures quality healthcare for all patients and we believe everything should start from well-documented patient data! You’ll be responsible for ensuring that our skilled machine learning engineers can serve their models in the most efficient, stable, and scalable way. You’ll own all aspects of our software backend and will be responsible for building and designing the backend of a product that will support clients across multiple geographies. We are located in a beautiful office, next to Nyhavn in central Copenhagen, Denmark. Coffee breaks have a whole new meaning when you can take them next to the canals! ☕ If you are not based in Copenhagen, we are also hybrid- and remote-friendly.

The impact you'll have

  • Owning the technical development of a highly available, performant, multi-region SaaS solution

  • Having the opportunity to define the backend blueprint for a new software product

  • Hands-on development of an early-stage solution where design choices matter

  • Collaborate across our product and platform teams to define and improve best practices across Corti

  • Work with colleagues in design and code reviews

  • Bridge technical communication between end-users, technical leads, and Corti engineers

Job requirements

For this role, you’ll bring

  • Multiple years of experience as a software engineer working with object-oriented programming languages (we use Python). If you have the right background, the exact number of years of experience does not matter to us.
  • Hands-on experience with cloud computing architecture and development

  • Experience running, monitoring, and operating REST APIs globally, at scale

  • Experience with containers and orchestration tools

  • Experience designing, implementing, and maintaining CI/CD pipelines

  • A passion for writing clean and efficient code.

Nice to have, or maybe you want to learn about the following

  • Understand what it takes to build integration with other systems used in healthcare, such as electronic medical record systems

  • Experience designing data storage solutions

  • Knowledge of infrastructure-as-code software, such as Terraform

So, what are the benefits?

  • Ability to work remotely or hybrid overlapping with core business hours in Denmark…

  • ...., or onsite in our office in central Copenhagen

  • Trips to somewhere nice 🌄, for team camps (both company-wide and team-specific ones) - We are going to Italy this year!

  • Investment in learning & developing you and your career

  • Paid parental leave, company pension scheme, and health insurance. We support your family and take care of you when you are old!

  • Catered lunch in our office in Copenhagen


  • Reporting to: Data Science Lead, Alexander Junge

  • The work location for this position is preferred in Copenhagen but remote collaboration is also possible

  • Full-time position, starting as soon as possible

  • Depending on project requirements, there could be travel from time to time

  • Corti is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to bringing in top talent from all sectors and countries. We do not discriminate based on race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

More about Corti

Founded in 2016, Corti is a dynamic, passionate company. We are driven by a belief that every person on Earth should have access to the best, most informed medical assessments when they really need it. We have built a team of world-class employees from around the world, and we are developing a new generation of speech-enabled solutions. Our main product is an industry-leading machine learning software that listens in during patient conversations and provides real-time assistance to healthcare professionals. Our innovative in-call decision support technology has been proven to detect illnesses like Cardiac Arrest faster and more accurately than medical experts, ushering in a paradigm shift in global healthcare.