Senior Python Developer



Gaston Geenslaan 1 Leuven Belgium

Function type

Software Engineering


About miDiagnostics
miDiagnostics is developing a new generation of disposable tests that require only drops of blood and allow detection of cells, proteins, nucleic acids, and/or small molecules. Our core technology is a novel silicon-based nanofluidic processor (nFP) that automatically processes the blood sample without the need of pumps. miDiagnostics’ ambition is to remove the need for complex and costly instrumentation enabling medical decisions to be taken at the point of need or remote areas with a high level of comfort to both patients and caregivers.

The Job

We are looking for a senior Python developer with a strong background in software engineering, architecture and analysis. The ideal candidate has a solid experience in all phases of the software development lifecycle, is a seasoned professional, and shares our passion for software craftmanship.

You will be part of a growing multi-disciplinary engineering team consisting of researchers, developers, electronics engineers, optical engineers,  biophysicists, fluidic designers, clinical lab personnel and many more. Join us on our exciting journey to enable the next generation of lab-on-a-chip diagnostics.

Profile and competences 

  • Master in Informatics, Computer Science or equivalent by experience

  • 10 years or more in a similar position

  • Expert Python knowledge and coaching skills

  • Experience with various relevant Python frameworks such as NumPy, SciPy and OpenCV

  • Familiarity with Amazon Web Services (AWS) and REST API

  • Deep understanding of databases and SQL

  • Familiarity with optimizing image processing, computer vision and deep learning algorithms for CPU and GPU platforms

  • Knowledge of any additional programming language such as C++ is considered a plus

  • Strong leadership and communication skills

  • Detail-oriented, result-focused and quality driven

  • Strong analytical and planning skills

  • An understanding of relevant regulatory requirements within the IVD/medical industry is a plus

  • Fluent in English

The offer

  • Full-time job at a fast-growing and ambitious start-up in the biotech industry

  • Market competitive salary and benefits package

  • You will be part of an international and multidisciplinary team

  • You can further grow in a new and exciting cutting-edge field in point-of-care diagnostics


Please apply by e-mail to with reference to this opportunity.

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