V7 • London, United Kingdom

Senior Back End Engineer (Medical)

3–4 days/week at home

Set hours

Dog friendly

Job Description

Salary range: £50,000 - £100,000

V7 is an AI data platform to automate any visual task, voted by Forbes as one of the top 25 machine learning startups of 2021. We have raised $10 million in venture funding and are backed by some of the most competent individuals in AI. We manage the training data and models of hundreds of AI companies and enterprises. What sets us apart is our team's obsession with pushing our product to where AI will be three years from today.

Your role at V7:

  • Own and maintain backend infrastructure and processes dealing with the input, output and consumption of medical imaging scans.
  • Build out infrastructure for import/export of annotations to standard medical imaging formats like DICOM SEG/SR/RT, NIFTI, etc.
  • Integrate with industry standard external storage like Google Healthcare API.
  • Implement industry standard medical specific Web APIs such as DICOMWeb, to empower both CLI users and open more opportunities for the front end and deep learning integrations.


  • A passion for the medical sector
  • A desire to stay on top of new developments in the medical space e.g. developments in Google Healthcare
  • A strong portfolio of projects
  • Strong experience with functional programming. Familiarity with Elixir is a plus, but other languages like Haskell, Clojure, Scala and F# are also great.
  • A curious, scientific mind
  • Fluent in English

Nice to have:

  • Experience working with the DICOM file format.
  • Familiarity with DICOM protocols e.g.. DICOMWeb.
  • Experience working with NIFTI, NRRD, SVS and other medical imaging formats.
  • Any experience working on PACS systems/providing data to web viewers, XNAT or similar is a massive plus.
  • Experience working alongside medical professionals.


  • Stock options
  • Unlimited vacation, just tell us when you need time off
  • 7-day company retreats in stunning locations.
  • New Apple hardware
  • Paid tickets, accommodation, and travel to relevant conferences, nationally or internationally (NeurIPS, ICCV, CVPR, ...) to expand your network & knowledge during normal times

Company benefits

Work from anywhere scheme
Unlimited annual leave
Co-working space allowance
Teambuilding days
Teambuilding holidays

The FlexScore® is the result of a rigorous 2-step verification of a company’s flexibility

First we assess the flexibility options V7 provides and then we anonymously survey a statistically significant proportion of their employees to make sure V7 is as flexible as they say they are. Our assessment is based on the six key elements of flexibility: location, hours, autonomy, benefits, role modelling and work-life balance.

We ask the hard questions so you don’t have to.

Working at V7

Company employees


Gender diversity (male:female)


Office locations


Funding levels

$10million Seed stage

Hiring Countries

United Kingdom
What employees are saying

"Zero micro-management whatsoever, great flexibility, and a lot of trust placed in great employees."

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