Software Engineer

  • Tandem Diabetes Care Switzerland
  • Saint-Sulpice, VD, Switzerland
  • 15/01/2024
Full time Data Engineering Business Intelligence Software Engineering DevOps

Job Description


Tandem Diabetes Care Switzerland Sàrl, a subsidiary of Tandem Diabetes Care, Inc., is a MedTech start-up located in EPFL’s Innovation Park in Lausanne, Switzerland. Tandem Diabetes Care, Inc., is a global insulin delivery and diabetes technology company based in San Diego, California. Together we are creating new possibilities for people living with diabetes, their loved ones, and the healthcare providers through a positively different experience.


Tandem Diabetes Care Switzerland is developing Sigi™, a next-generation insulin “patch pump” that will offer additional treatment options for people with diabetes. This pump is based on a patented microfluidics technology developed in-house over the past 6 years. You can find out more about Sigi here.


  • Contributes to organization and facilitation of scrum ceremonies including standup, sprint planning, backlog grooming, retrospective, demos.
  • Codes subparts of our Mobile Apps software.
  • Creates, maintains, and reviews software Architecture, Design specifications, interface descriptions, and other software documentation.
  • Tests and improves the software system in order to improve performance and reliability.
  • Manages software subprojects.
  • Partners closely with other team members to successfully bring prototypes in clinical study.
  • Ensures compliance with company policies, including Privacy/HIPAA, and other legal and regulatory requirements.
  • Other responsibilities as assigned.


1. Knowledge, skills & abilities:

  • Strong knowledge in iOS development for mobile devices using Swift.
  • Familiar with iOS frameworks such as RxSwift, Core Data, and SwiftUI.
  • Proven experience with BLE is essential.
  • Understand Change Control, Design Control, and Software Development Life Cycle management in the context of iOS app development.
  • Knowledge of automated testing frameworks and tools for iOS development, such as XCTest, is essential.
  • Familiarity with Static code analysis tools like Sonar Cloud.
  • Advanced Knowledge in CI/CD and automation.
  • Fluent in English and French (preferred).
  • Experience in Flutter/Dart is a plus.
  • Deep knowledge and experience with formal medical device software lifecycle is a plus.

2. Minimum certifications/educational level:

  • Bachelor’s degree in engineering or computer sciences or related field or equivalent combination of education and applicable job experience.

3. Minimum experience:

  • 5 plus years’ experience in the field of mobile software development for medical devices or a related area.
  • 2 plus years' experience in IoS frameworks such as RxSwift, Core Data and SwiftUI
  • Knowledge of ISO 13485, ISO 14971, ISO 62366, ISO 62304 and guidance on Cybersecurity and Data Protection is a plus.


In addition to innovative technology, we have a culture that fosters the idea that the happiest people are the most productive people. Not only do we hire forward-thinking achievers to join our workforce; we reward, develop, and retain them too. We offer:

  • A high-tech and innovative environment in MedTech
  • Excellent working conditions, autonomy, being part of a motivated and highly qualified team
  • Interesting and stimulating work in an innovative field with high potential
  • Pleasant environment within the EPFL Innovation Park, with possibility to benefit from the campus infrastructure


We are firmly committed to being an equal opportunity employer and maintaining a diverse and inclusive environment. We value and embrace that every single one of us brings value to the table. But sometimes we forget that when we don’t meet 100% of a job description’s criteria – maybe you’re feeling that way right now? We encourage you to apply anyway. Because we want you to be you, with us.


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