QA/RA Specialist

Thirona

Thirona is a young, fast-growing AI company with headquarters based in Nijmegen, The Netherlands. We create intuitive software based on state-of-the-art deep learning technology to aid medical specialists in their daily tasks. Since our establishment in 2014, we have developed products for the analysis of thoracic CT scans (LungQ), chest X-rays (CAD4TB), and retinal images (RetCAD). Recently we added CAD4COVID, a product for detection of COVID-19 from chest X-rays and CT scans. Our products are actively used by customers in more than 70 countries in clinical practice, screening, medical research, and drug development. Thirona has strong ties with several academic institutions worldwide.

We offer a dynamic, innovative work environment in a talented and ambitious team. With colleagues from many different nationalities and a collaborative atmosphere, we promote continuous learning and sharing knowledge on a day-to-day basis.

Our most recent achievements are two CE certified CAD4COVID solutions, which results in new interesting opportunities. Also, we are now officially compliant to the Medical Device Regulation (MDR) 2017/745.

We are searching for an enthusiastic and motivated QA/RA Specialist to complement the current team in the maintenance and improvement of the Quality Management System and to support in regulatory affairs activities.

In this role you will (not an exhaustive list):

  • Control QMS documents and records from A to Z
  • Contribute to continuous improvement on different levels within the organization; e.g. CAPA, complaints, risk assessment, supplier / distributor evaluations, internal auditing
  • Train colleagues to extend their knowledge on QA/RA matters
  • Support in turning regulations and standards into efficient procedures
  • Assist in creation and submission of regulatory documentation for product registration

Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s- or master’s degree and 2 years of relevant work experience
  • Excellent verbal and written English communication skills (level C1)
  • Good understanding of ISO13485 quality management systems
  • Knowledge of Medical Device Directive and/or Medical Device Regulations
  • Experience in regulatory compliance is a plus

Why us?

  • Be part of an international, multicultural environment with young and motivated colleagues
  • Join a fast-growing company that enables you to grow both professionally and personally
  • Increase your level of knowledge by working with highly educated and skilled colleagues and exploring training opportunities
  • Thirona offers a competitive salary, depending on your education, knowledge and experience

We’d love to hear from you!

Apply with your LinkedIn profile and send your resume and a motivation letter to info@thirona.eu.

Time schedule

Application period: until 27 November 2020
Review period: 30 November 2020 – 2 December 2020
First round interviews: 3 December 2020 – 11 December 2020
Second round interviews: 14 December 2020 – 18 December 2020

Senior Software Engineer

Thirona

Thirona is a young, fast-growing AI company with headquarters based in Nijmegen, The Netherlands. We create intuitive software based on state-of-the-art deep learning technology to aid medical specialists in their daily tasks. Since our establishment in 2014, we have developed products for the analysis of thoracic CT scans (LungQ), chest X-rays (CAD4TB), and retinal images (RetCAD). Recently we added CAD4COVID, a product for detection of COVID-19 from chest X-rays and CT scans. Our products are actively used by customers in more than 70 countries in clinical practice, screening, medical research, and drug development. Thirona has strong ties with several academic institutions worldwide.

We offer a dynamic, innovative work environment in a talented and ambitious team. With colleagues from many different nationalities and a collaborative atmosphere, we promote continuous learning and sharing knowledge on a day-to-day basis.

To expand our current team of software engineers, we are searching for a motivated senior software engineer who will fulfil a key role in the development of our products, which are offered both as offline and online solutions.

Daily activities and responsibilities include implementation of algorithms, development of user interfaces, performing code reviews and making sure the code used within Thirona is of high quality.

Minimum qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering or equivalent education and 5 years work experience
  • Highly skilled in Python
  • Experience with full stack development
  • Good organizational skills: the ability to work in a collaborative environment and a desire to improve skills are essential
  • Excellent verbal and written English communication skills

Preferred qualifications:

  • Experience with Django
  • Experience with cloud infrastructure and computing, preferably AWS

Responsibilities:

  • Development of new software using prescribed specifications as required
  • Deployment strategies of software worldwide
  • Analysis of software code
  • Evaluating and identifying new technologies for implementation
  • Implementation of tests in general testing frameworks
  • Maintaining standard compliance of software code

Thirona offers a competitive salary, depending on your education, knowledge and experience.

The first employment contract will be for the duration of one year. After this period, in case of proven suitability, an employment contract with indefinite duration is offered.

It-8 is responsible for this vacancy. When applying for this position, please send your resume and a motivation letter to Eva Venhuizen (e.venhuizen@it-8.nl). Any questions about this role? You can call/app Eva at: 06 – 45 11 60 97.

Open applications

Thirona welcomes applications from motivated young professionals. Do the following criteria suit you well?

  • Excellent programming skills, preferably experience with Python and C++
  • Are you used to thinking and working at an academic level?
  • Can you work both independently and in a team
  • Experience with software development under a Quality Management System (ISO 13485, ISO 9001) and CE marking (MDD 93/42/EEC) is a strong plus
  • Excellent communication skills both written and verbal, in English

Feel free to send your CV and motivation letter to info@thirona.eu