Orthogonal is a product development and consulting firm that creates software for medical hardware such as smartphone apps talking to devices that operate directly on the human body to treat sickness and injury. Our solutions take on some of the toughest healthcare problems facing our loved ones, healthcare system, and society.

Working at Orthogonal, you will immediately be exposed to projects designed to:

  • Revolutionize the rapid detection of COVID-19 and other infectious diseases.
  • Improve the minute-by-minute lives of millions of people suffering from the lifetime affliction of diabetes by managing the delivery of insulin.
  • Transform the early diagnosis of Alzheimer’s disease.
  • Give patients an at-home means to stimulate specific nerves to treat chronic conditions that drag down their quality of everyday life.
  • Power the next generation of omics-based cancer-detection systems.

Specifically, Orthogonal develops Software as a Medical Device (SaMD), digital therapeutics (DTx), and other types of connected medical devices. We accelerate the product innovation pipeline at medical device, diagnostics, and pharmaceutical manufacturers to modernize patient care and gain competitive advantage.

Orthogonal’s industry-leading experience with SaMD enables us to rapidly develop, launch, and continuously improve connected, compliant products – and we offer this innovative approach to clients, so they can build their own SaMD product development workflows. Over the last decade, we’ve worked with partners ranging from startups to Fortune 500 firms to develop and bring their connected devices to market in a highly regulated space.

Dec 20, 2021  
We're looking for... Someone who can use Agile working methods to design, implement and execute design control processes for Software as a Medical Device and mobile app/cloud components of connected device systems Someone with a design and engineering mentality. This includes understanding how to design complex systems and sub-systems, and applying design controls when there is a lot of change Someone who will be a key technology and process leader at Orthogonal. You will be intimately involved in almost every aspect of a solution lifecycle, from project inception, engineering design and implementation to maintenance and continuous improvement Key Tasks for Systems Engineer Design quality processes optimized for frequent releases Active participation in design, development and deployment activities by working closely with Architects, Engineers, Product Managers, Scrum Masters and Project Managers Curate traits of quality in the culture of Software as a Medical...
Orthogonal Remote (Chicago, IL or Remote) Full time