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Milano

Industry

Internet of Things

Foundation Date

2011

Empatica

Milano

Story

Empatica is an affective computing company focused on human data analytics based in Cambridge, Massachusetts and Milan, Italy.

We are a full-stack company developing and producing two wearable devices aimed at supporting the neurological research market and helping people living with epilepsy to have better lives. Our product helps save lives. 

Vision

Our core value and desire is to improve the lifestyle of millions of people all over the world that are affected by mental health problems. This journey has already started with the Embrace, which was designed specifically for people with epilepsy. With award-winning design, Embrace is our example of what we think technology should be: friendly, caring and more human.  

Our Mission

Our mission has been to make the difference in the lives of people; namely those who often are not able to communicate their emotions. Since Embrace has become the world’s first FDA approved smart watch for use in Neurology, our mission has only strengthened and we are not stopping any time soon. 


Our values

We create groundbreaking technology with the potential for positive social impact to improve the lifestyle of millions of people through our intricate understanding of data, machine learning and the development of hard and software. We need passionate and talented people to join our team who see eye to eye with our core values:-

- You will are a hard-worker: You know that life is too short to do petty things.

- You're a Questioner: You love to discuss openly and face to face: good ideas are more important than authority. Read more

Benefits

A Unique & Extraordinary Team
A Unique & Extraordinary Team
Competitive Salary
Competitive Salary
Free Lunch & Cookies!
Free Lunch & Cookies!
Massages
Massages
Personal Development Support
Personal Development Support

Meet the Team

Company growth

Job Opportunities



Vacancy opened 26-02-2020
Location: Milan

Job purpose :
Empatica

Our mission is to provide intelligent technology that is friendly, caring and more human.


We build AI systems to understand human behavior through wearable sensors. Our technology empowers thousands of patients, clinicians and researchers with real-time human insight, driven by physiological and behavioural biomarkers.

We design and develop medical-quality wearable devices aimed to improve people's emotional well-being and save lives. Embrace2, our hero product, is the only wrist-worn seizure monitor cleared by the FDA.

We believe in a work environment that fosters autonomy, mastery and purpose. Each employee at Empatica is mentored and supported in their personal and professional development goals. We are a team of passionate people from all over the world bringing high levels of creativity to our everyday work.

Watch the recent TEDx talk delivered by our Co-Founder and Chief Scientist Rosalind Picard to learn more about the history of Empatica and what drives our commitment to great work: https://www.ted.com/talks/rosalind_picard_an_ai_smartwatch_that_detects_seizures_and_saves_lives


The new team playerAs a Software Engineer you will make sure that our products and systems are robust and reliable, our team can quickly release new features and our users are satisfied with the quality of our products. We are looking for a person who can help us take testing to the next level and is able to automate our processes to make sure we can move fast. You’ll be the key to enable Empatica to release high quality software continuously.

By working at Empatica, you’ll have a real opportunity to improve lives around the world, as part of a tight-knit team who share knowledge and are eager to keep learning and improving to create top-notch products that have a meaningful impact. If you jump on board, we can guarantee it won't be an easy ride, but it will be one of the most rewarding experiences in your career, one that will allow you to learn a lot and test your whole skill-set on multiple projects, which are already helping thousands of people worldwide.



Your contribution to the mission
  • Reviewing product requirements, functional and design specifications.
  • Planning, designing and implementing release of software.
  • Helping building and maintaining effective automated tools to run unit, integration or acceptance tests.
  • Sharing with other developers best practices to improve code quality.
  • Working with our data team to ensure research algorithms can be included in our products.
  • Working with devops to make sure deploy and software testing is fast and seamless.
  • Proactively identifying opportunities to improve our product.
  • Requirements

    The ideal candidate for this role

  • Has more than 4 years of experience in software engineering (desktop or backend).
  • Has solid computer engineering knowledge that applies regardless of the programming language.
  • Has interest and ability to learn other coding languages as needed.
  • Experience with one or more general purpose programming languages including but not limited to: Java, C/C++, C#, Objective C, Python, JavaScript, or Go.
  • Is a pioneer at heart creating innovative solutions and not afraid to work independently
  • Can’t imagine a world without clean and tested code.
  • Consistently shows the ability of solving the right problem in the first place.
  • Has knowledge in TDD/BDD methodologies.
  • (Plus) Has experience with Serial Port/Bluetooth communication.
  • (Plus) Has experience with mocking techniques for frameworks in unit testing
  • (Plus) Has experience in writing, executing and validating tests across the full test spectrum (functional, non-functional, regression, integration, performance, load, UAT, security).


  • The ideal candidate for Empatica

  • Is a very quick learner
  • Is a very quick learner (it’s not a typo)
  • Is fun and easy to work with
  • Has an excellent execution mindset
  • Is a hard-worker and collaborative
  • Has outstanding planning, time management and multitasking skills
  • Is focused on quality and excellence
  • Is flexible in terms of working time and ability to travel
  • Is a problem-solving hustler who can take on any big or small project
  • Is passionate about our products and our mission
  • Is proficient in English (mother tongue is highly appreciated)
  • Benefits

  • Competitive salary
  • We have offices in Milan City Center (where this position is based), Downtown Boston. And every summer, we hold an amazing beach retreat in Sardinia, Italy!
  • Free lunch - yes, being in Italy, it's something you should care about!
  • Organic fresh fruit
  • Your personal MacBook
  • Flexible work hours
  • Free, superior Italian coffee - of course
  • Free cookies, if you deserve them
  • Much more...
  • Vacancy opened 26-02-2020
    Location: Milan

    Job purpose :

    EmpaticaOur mission is to provide intelligent technology that is friendly, caring and more human.

    We build AI systems to understand human behavior through wearable sensors. Our technology empowers thousands of patients, clinicians and researchers with real-time human insight, driven by physiological and behavioural biomarkers.

    We design and develop medical-quality wearable devices aimed to save lives and improve people's emotional well-being. Embrace2, our hero product, is the only wrist-worn seizure monitor cleared by the FDA.

    We believe in a work environment that fosters autonomy, mastery and purpose. Each employee at Empatica is mentored and supported in their personal and professional development goals. We are a team of passionate people from all over the world bringing high levels of creativity to our everyday work.

    Watch the recent TEDx talk delivered by our Co-Founder and Chief Scientist Rosalind Picard to learn more about the history of Empatica and what drives our commitment to great work: https://www.ted.com/talks/rosalind_picard_an_ai_smartwatch_that_detects_seizures_and_saves_lives


    The new team player

    We are looking for a Quality & Regulatory Affairs Specialist with super organizational skills to support the implementation of Empatica QMS and regulatory strategies for Empatica products. As a member of the Quality and Regulatory Affairs department you will help in supporting Empatica’s efforts to obtain approvals to market new medical devices for the US and EU and provide ongoing quality system and regulatory support for all currently marketed medical devices.

    By working at Empatica, the Quality & Regulatory Affairs Specialist has a real opportunity to improve lives around the world, as part of a tight-knit team who share knowledge and are eager to keep learning and improving to create top-notch products that have a meaningful impact. You will be accountable for the implementation and maintenance of specific areas of Empatica QMS such as production-related activities, suppliers monitoring and software validation.


    Your contribution to the mission

  • Create new Quality Management System documents, and maintain the existing ones updated.
  • Continuously monitor changes in the internal teams' workflow and make sure that they are compliant with regulations.
  • Prepare documentation for audits.
  • Collaborate and network with numerous internal teams including Management, Ops, Business development, Hardware, Data, Software development, and Firmware development.
  • Verify and document that internal workflows and procedures are compliant with ISO/IEC standards.
  • Requirements

    The ideal candidate for this position you

  • Have a genuine interest, passion and motivation for Empatica's mission.
  • Have a strong academic background, BS or MS in scientific disciplines is a plus.
  • Have at least 3 years experience as a Quality Assurance, Document Control Specialist or Technical writer in a company that designs/manufactures medical devices, wearable devices or IoT devices.
  • Have strong knowledge and experience working with ISO standards (13485, 14971, ...).
  • Have direct experience regarding Quality Assurance and Quality Control of medical device manufacturing environment.
  • Have excellent analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Are an autonomous person, with good organization and management skills.

  • Additional Non-Mandatory Requirements

  • Have experience in clinical research or have conducted a clinical trial.
  • Knowledge and experience working with IEC standards (60601, 62304, ...).
  • Knowledge and experience working with FDA 510(k) clearance process.
  • Have experience in managing or participating in Quality Audits.
  • Have experience in validation of software used as support of quality system processes.
  • Have past experience with privacy policy; experience with GDPR is a plus.

  • The ideal candidate for Empatica
  • Is a very quick learner.
  • Is a very quick learner (it’s not a typo).
  • Is fun and easy to work with.
  • Has an excellent execution mindset.
  • Is a hard-worker and collaborative.
  • Has outstanding planning, time management and multitasking skills.
  • Is focused on quality and excellence.
  • Is flexible in terms of working time.
  • Is a problem-solving hustler who can take on any big or small project.
  • Is passionate about our products and our mission.
  • Is proficient in English (mother tongue is highly appreciated).
  • Benefits

  • Competitive salary
  • We have offices in Milan City Center (where this position is based), Downtown Boston. And every summer, we hold an amazing beach retreat in Sardinia, Italy!
  • Free lunch - yes, being in Italy, it's something you should care about!
  • Organic fresh fruit
  • Your personal MacBook
  • Flexible work hours
  • Free, superior Italian coffee - of course
  • Free cookies, if you deserve them
  • Much more...
  • Vacancy opened 26-02-2020
    Location: Milan

    Job purpose :
    Empatica

    Our mission is to provide intelligent technology that is friendly, caring and more human.

    We build AI systems to understand human behavior through wearable sensors. Our technology empowers thousands of patients, clinicians and researchers with real-time human insight, driven by physiological and behavioural biomarkers.

    We design and develop medical-quality wearable devices aimed to improve people's emotional well-being and save lives. Embrace2, our hero product, is the only wrist-worn seizure monitor cleared by the FDA.

    We believe in a work environment that fosters autonomy, mastery and purpose. Each employee at Empatica is mentored and supported in their personal and professional development goals. We are a team of passionate people from all over the world bringing high levels of creativity to our everyday work.

    Watch the recent TEDx talk delivered by our Co-Founder and Chief Scientist Rosalind Picard to learn more about the history of Empatica and what drives our commitment to great work: https://www.ted.com/talks/rosalind_picard_an_ai_smartwatch_that_detects_seizures_and_saves_lives


    The new team playerWe develop sensors to understand human behavior in real time and in real life, focused on chronic neurological diseases. Empatica has provided the first beautifully designed, affordable and medical-grade wearable that uses advanced machine learning analytics to detect and alert seizures in real-time with Embrace for people living with Epilepsy. Embrace is linked to the wearer’s mobile device with a Bluetooth Low Energy connection. Our Alert App sends a notification to designated caregivers when a seizure has been detected, indicating the GPS location to expedite assistance.


    The Mate App, which works in conjunction with Alert, allows for the tracking and maintenance of an interactive seizure history as well as an insight into the daily physical and sleep activity of the Embrace wearer. We are working towards offering a more predictive dimension to increase the life saving potential of our technology.


    Empatica has also designed and builds the E4 wristband as a wearable research device used by the world's best research institutions, hospitals and pharmaceutical companies. Some of our past clients have been Nasa, MIT, Harvard and Microsoft, among hundreds of institutions. The E4 offers real-time physiological data acquisition through unobtrusive monitoring and software for in-depth analysis and visualization. Our clients have the opportunity to work with us to develop customized apps by using our mobile SDK and have access to raw data via our web portal.


    Your contribution to the mission
  • Be a thought partner and collaborator to the Android mobile team and learn from our senior members.
  • A highly productive programmer with great product sense who is not afraid to actively participate in product decisions.
  • Able to learn, adapt and be comfortable with continually changing technology and improve our product to create the best possible user experience.
  • Write clean, efficient, well-tested code that has quality, organization and automation.
  • You love building products that help thousands of customers day to day and help save lives.
  • Requirements

    The ideal candidate for this role

  • Accepts and understands the challenges of working with a technology that can impact (and hopefully save) the lives of people.
  • Has experience with native Android application development and Java/Kotlin.
  • Excels in writing modular, easy to understand code that follows good design patterns.
  • Has experience in collaborating on software projects.
  • Has solid knowledge of software development, especially in an agile environment.
  • Is experienced in developing, releasing, and maintaining native Android applications (point us to your work in the Google Play Store).
  • Is passionate about great UX and focuses on strong user-centric and responsive development.
  • Is experienced in developing testing suites, namely Appium, for Android applications.

  • The ideal candidate for Empatica

  • Is a very quick learner.
  • Is a very quick learner (it’s not a typo).
  • Is fun and easy to work with.
  • Has an excellent execution mindset.
  • Is a hard-worker and collaborative.
  • Has outstanding planning, time management and multitasking skills.
  • Is focused on quality and excellence.
  • Is flexible in terms of working time.
  • Is a problem-solving hustler who can take on any big or small project.
  • Is passionate about our products and our mission.
  • Is proficient in English (mother tongue is highly appreciated).
  • Benefits

  • Competitive salary
  • We have offices in Milan City Center (where this position is based), Downtown Boston. And every summer, we hold an amazing beach retreat in Sardinia, Italy!
  • Free lunch - yes, being in Italy, it's something you should care about!
  • Organic fresh fruit
  • Your personal MacBook
  • Flexible work hours
  • Free, superior Italian coffee - of course
  • Free cookies, if you deserve them
  • Much more...
  • Vacancy opened 26-02-2020
    Location: Milan

    Job purpose :

    Empatica

    Our mission is to provide intelligent technology that is friendly, caring and more human.

    We build AI systems to understand human behavior through wearable sensors. Our technology empowers thousands of patients, clinicians and researchers with real-time human insight, driven by physiological and behavioural biomarkers.

    We design and develop medical-quality wearable devices aimed to improve people's emotional well-being and save lives. Embrace2, our hero product, is the only wrist-worn seizure monitor cleared by the FDA.

    We believe in a work environment that fosters autonomy, mastery and purpose. Each employee at Empatica is mentored and supported in their personal and professional development goals. We are a team of passionate people from all over the world bringing high levels of creativity to our everyday work.

    Watch the recent TEDx talk delivered by our Co-Founder and Chief Scientist Rosalind Picard to learn more about the history of Empatica and what drives our commitment to great work: https://www.ted.com/talks/rosalind_picard_an_ai_smartwatch_that_detects_seizures_and_saves_lives


    The new team player

    As a Cloud Software Engineer you will be responsible for improving our cloud infrastructure, by designing, building and maintaining a scalable and reliable architecture, capable of supporting both the consumer and the research ecosystem. You’ll be working closely with a team of Cloud, Fullstack, and Software Engineers: our stack features some of the most exciting technologies out there (Kubernetes, EKS and Terraform, languages like Golang, and a wild number of AWS services).


    Your contribution to the mission

    In addition, working together with other software engineers you will:

  • Design, build, test, and scale our API infrastructure
  • Simplify our deployment procedure for multiple products
  • Build and maintain a scalable data analysis pipeline
  • Define mid and long term plans for scaling and monitoring the technological stack
  • This is more than just a coding role. You'll have the chance to use your expertise and knowledge to discuss the architecture of the platform we're building, and its evolution.

    By working at Empatica, you’ll have a real opportunity to improve lives around the world, as part of a tight-knit team who share knowledge and are eager to keep learning and improving to create top-notch products that have a meaningful impact. If you jump on board, we can guarantee it won't be an easy ride, but it will be one of the most rewarding experiences in your career, one that will allow you to learn a lot and test your whole skill-set on multiple projects, which are already helping thousands of people worldwide.


    Growth

    At Empatica, we support the personal and professional growth of the employees. You’ll have the possibility to attend conferences, receive dedicated training, and participate in activities relevant to your career growth.

    Requirements

    The ideal candidate for this role

  • Has prior experience as a Cloud/DevOps/Infrastructure engineer, preferably in AWS and/or GCP (2+ years)
  • Is familiar with logging and monitoring technologies
  • Has experience with large scale environments
  • Has strong programming skills (Go, C, Python, Java, JavaScript, Bash)
  • Has knowledge of Continuous Integration pipelines (CodeBuild, CircleCI, Travis, Jenkins)
  • Experience with Hadoop ecosystem tools (Spark/Kafka/HDFS/YARN)

  • The ideal candidate for Empatica

  • Is a very quick learner
  • Is fun and easy to work with
  • Is a hard-worker and collaborative
  • Has an excellent execution mindset
  • Is proficient in English (mother tongue is highly appreciated)
  • Has outstanding planning, time management and multitasking skills
  • Is focused on quality and excellence
  • Is flexible in terms of working time and ability to travel
  • Is a problem-solving hustler who can take on any big or small project
  • Is passionate about our products and our mission
  • Benefits

  • Competitive salary
  • We have offices in Milan City Center (where this position is based), Downtown Boston. And every summer, we hold an amazing beach retreat in Sardinia, Italy!
  • Free lunch - yes, being in Italy, it's something you should care about!
  • Organic fresh fruit
  • Your personal MacBook
  • Flexible work hours
  • Free, superior Italian coffee - of course
  • Free cookies, if you deserve them
  • Much more...
  • Vacancy opened 26-02-2020
    Location: Milan

    Job purpose :

    Empatica

    Our mission is to provide intelligent technology that is friendly, caring and more human.

    We build AI systems to understand human behavior through wearable sensors. Our technology empowers thousands of patients, clinicians and researchers with real-time human insight, driven by physiological and behavioural biomarkers.

    We design and develop medical-quality wearable devices aimed to improve people's emotional well-being and save lives. Embrace2, our hero product, is the only wrist-worn seizure monitor cleared by the FDA.

    We believe in a work environment that fosters autonomy, mastery and purpose. Each employee at Empatica is mentored and supported in their personal and professional development goals. We are a team of passionate people from all over the world bringing high levels of creativity to our everyday work.

    Watch the recent TEDx talk delivered by our Co-Founder and Chief Scientist Rosalind Picard to learn more about the history of Empatica and what drives our commitment to great work: https://www.ted.com/talks/rosalind_picard_an_ai_smartwatch_that_detects_seizures_and_saves_lives


    The new team player

    As a Cloud Software Engineer you will be responsible for improving our cloud data infrastructure, by designing, building and maintaining a scalable and reliable architecture, capable of supporting both the consumer and the research ecosystem. You’ll be working closely with a team of Cloud, Data, and Software Engineers: our stack features some of the most exciting technologies out there (Kubernetes, EKS and Terraform, languages like Golang, and a wild number of AWS services).


    Your contribution to the mission

    In addition, working together with other software engineers you will:

  • Build and maintain a scalable data analysis pipeline
  • Provide data engineers with tools for elaborating large datasets
  • Drive the design, implementation, and adoption of our new data ingestion cloud infrastructure

  • This is more than just a coding role. You'll have the chance to use your expertise and knowledge to discuss the architecture of the platform we're building, and it's evolution.

    By working at Empatica, you’ll have a real opportunity to improve lives around the world, as part of a tight-knit team who share knowledge and are eager to keep learning and improving to create top-notch products that have a meaningful impact. If you jump on board, we can guarantee it won't be an easy ride, but it will be one of the most rewarding experiences in your career, one that will allow you to learn a lot and test your whole skill-set on multiple projects, which are already helping thousands of people worldwide.


    Growth

    At Empatica, we support the personal and professional growth of the employees. You’ll have the possibility to attend conferences, receive dedicated training, and participate in activities relevant to your career growth.

    Requirements

    The ideal candidate for this role

  • Has prior experience as a Cloud/DevOps/Infrastructure engineer, preferably in AWS and/or GCP (2+ years)
  • Is familiar with logging and monitoring technologies
  • Has experience with large scale environments
  • Has strong programming skills (Go, C, Python, Java, JavaScript, Bash)
  • Has knowledge of Continuous Integration pipelines (CodeBuild, CircleCI, Travis, Jenkins)
  • Experience with Hadoop ecosystem tools (Spark/Kafka/HDFS/YARN)

  • The ideal candidate for Empatica

  • Is proficient in English (mother tongue is highly appreciated)
  • Is a very quick learner
  • Is fun and easy to work with
  • Has an excellent execution mindset
  • Is a hard-worker and collaborative
  • Has outstanding planning, time management and multitasking skills
  • Is focused on quality and excellence
  • Is flexible in terms of working time and ability to travel
  • Is a problem-solving hustler who can take on any big or small project
  • Is passionate about our products and our mission
  • Benefits

  • Competitive salary
  • An amazing beach summer retreat in Sardinia, Italy!
  • Free lunch - yes, being in Italy, it's something you should care about!
  • All you can drink coffee
  • Organic fresh fruit
  • Flexible work hours
  • Free cookies, if you deserve them
  • Much more...