Software Engineer, Backend & Cloud Computing

USA (Remote)

Paige is a software company helping pathologists and clinicians make faster, more informed diagnostic and treatment decisions by mining decades of data from the world’s experts in cancer care. We are leading a digital transformation in pathology by leveraging advanced Artificial Intelligence (AI) technology to create value for the oncology clinical team.

We are the first company to develop clinical grade AI tools for the pathologist, which resulted in our receiving FDA breakthrough designation for our first product. Paige has also received FDA-clearance for our digital viewer, FullFocus™. We have also established multiple relationships with biopharma, laboratory, and equipment manufacturers that enables Paige to develop an ecosystem ready to help patients receive better diagnoses and treatment.

We’re seeking a creative Software Engineer, Backend & Cloud Computing who enjoys implementing large-scale systems to join our Engineering Team. In this role you will collaborate with our world-class team focusing on product development, machine learning and pathology to distribute and execute a variety of computationally expensive algorithms in the cloud at a large scale while optimizing for speed and cost.


This is an extraordinary opportunity to be part of a high-performing cross-disciplinary team and to pursue a life-changing mission.

This position can be fully remote for US and Canada-based applicants.

Key responsibilities:

  • Architect, develop and maintain a scalable, reliable, and high-performance platform to execute algorithms in the cloud
  • Efficiently schedule and distribute various heterogenous jobs and AI algorithms within a distributed ecosystem, while optimizing for speed and cost
  • Design a system that can handle very large images as input data
  • Maintain and enhance current products and services including APIs to best serve our customers
  • Implement and test new features while applying software development best practices
  • Work within a cross-disciplinary agile team

Minimum qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science or a related field, or equivalent years of experience
  • 3+ years of industry experience as a software engineer developing distributed computing architectures.
  • You are authorized to work in the US or Canada.


  • Experience architecting scalable systems for distributed computing in the cloud
  • Experience with Amazon Web Services (AWS)
  • Experience with message queuing systems (e.g. SQS, ActiveMQ, etc.)
  • Experience with Event Driven Design
  • Experience with data pipelines and executing workflows
  • Experience with Python, or equivalent
  • Experience with Docker containers
  • Experience with Kubernetes
  • Experience with Unix operating systems
  • Experience with modern product development practices, including software testing (e.g. unit testing, regression testing), observability (logging, metrics, alerting), DevOps

Nice to have

  • Experience with Domain Driven Design