Job Opening

Technical Lead


Kaiku Health is looking for a Technical Lead to join our product team in Helsinki. You will take part in building our next generation digital patient monitoring and guidance platform that improves the outcomes of cancer treatments and you will have a leading role of the team’s technical product.

The team delivers product’s for managing Kaiku’s medical content and for patients in engaging with their medical staff during cancer treatments. The team is in the center of the data collection of Kaiku Health, which is used for our symptom prediction models. You would be working in a team that is a mix of design, engineering, data science, and medical professionals.

As a Technical Lead your responsibilities will include guiding the product’s technical architecture vision, coaching the team members, and participating in discovery activities with product management and user experience designers. We ship early and often in a lean way and you see that as an opportunity to learn and improve your work. You’ll have well-founded opinions in the choice of technologies, processes, tools, and management practices. We value earlier experience in the medical field but it is not required.

Interested? Great, we can’t wait to hear from you! Apply by sending your CV, application, or portfolio to For additional information and questions please contact

What we expect from you
  • 8+ years of experience as a professional software developer
  • Production experience in running scalable systems
  • Earlier experience in team management and you have worked in self organizing teams and know what factors contribute to highly effective teams
  • Familiarity with full-stack development stacks, we use React and Typescript, Ruby on Rails, and Flask.
  • Pragmatic mindset, we ship working software that our customers rely on as frequently as possible
  • You communicate fluently in English (Finnish, German and/or Swedish is a plus).
What we offer you
  • High ownership of your work in a humane, respectful and open organization,
  • Meaningful work that has real-life impact on cancer patients’ well-being,
  • Occupational health care service and an extended private healthcare insurance,
  • Possibility for remote working.
Our recruiting process
  • Get to know one another
    At the first meeting we want to get to know you. We’ll talk about where you stand at the moment, what motivates you and what are your life goals at the moment. This is also an opportunity for you to learn more about Kaiku Health.
  • Show your skills
    This part is either a technical interview combined with coding exercise or a role-specific case interview. We aim to get a clear overview of your skills and how we could help you grow. Growing together and learning from each other is one of our values.
  • Greet the CEO
    Our CEO and Co-Founder Lauri chats with you to discuss our culture and to learn about your ambitions: how you would contribute in Kaiku Health’s mission to improve lives through health data science.
About Kaiku Health

Kaiku Health is a digital health company aiming to improve cancer patients’ quality of life through health data science. Our pioneering patient monitoring platform is used in routine care by over 50 clinics in Europe. Founded in 2012, Kaiku Health has raised over 6 million euros in total funding. We are based in Helsinki, but our people also harbour in Frankfurt and Stockholm.

in 2012 in Aalto University, Espoo, Finland.
30+ and counting
in Finland, sweden and Germany
Switzerland, Germany, Italy, Sweden and Finland


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