Software Engineer M/W


Company description

CorWave is a medical technology startup, developing biomimetic implantable heart pumps with the goal of improving the survival and daily lives of patients with heart failure. The CorWave pump with undulating membrane is a disruptive technology protected by over 50 patents and 20 years of research. Funded by leading international investors, supported by renowned surgeons, with more than 70 employees of more than 10 different nationalities, CorWave aims to become a global leader. The “EPIC” values are at the heart of the company’s success and drive CorWavers in this scientific, medical, industrial and profoundly human adventure: Each other together, Persist with passion, Innovate for patients and Cultivate trust.

Job description

The Software Engineer will be involved in CorWave’s Left Ventricular Assistant Device (LVAD) Software System development, within the Software Development Department where you will join talented and dedicated Software Engineers.

Your responsibilities will cover the following:

  • Implementation of the requirements for multi-level software (usability, performance, safety, etc.)
  • Performing unit, integration, verification and validation tests
  • Documentation of the Software Development in regards with the regulation (requirements, specifications, test plans and reports etc.).
  • Participating to Software Risk Management (Risk Analysis, FMEA)
  • Software Design and Development for Class III Medical Devices in respect to internal Software Development Lifecyle Process (IEC 62304, IEC 62366, FDA Guidance).


Holding a master’s degree / Engineer Degree or higher in Computer Science or related, you have a maximum of 3 years of experience as a Software Engineer.

You have experience or have studied Embedded Systems. You have a strong knowledge of Object-Oriented Analysis and Design, Software Design Patterns as well as strong skills for design, implementation, and testing for Embedded Systems in C/C++.

You have worked in a mission-critical field (automotive, aerospace/aircraft, defense, medical).

You have strong problem-solving capabilities, you are able to break down problems and drive to resolutions. You are recognized for your autonomy, your customer-orientation, your quick-learning capabilities as well as your ability to proactively suggest innovative ideas.

Your English level is very good.

Experience in the following fields is appreciated:

  • RTOS, bare-metal development
  • Continuous Integration and on software configuration management (git, svn)
  • Windows Application Software Development with C#, WPF
  • Medical Device Industry
  • Cybersecurity
  • Wireless communication (BLE)

Offer and application

  • Starting date: ASAP
  • Salary will be competitive and commensurate to skills and experience
  • Contract type: CDI (Full Time – Permanent Employment Contract)
  • Location: Paris Area, Clichy-Levallois / Metro line 13, train L
  • Enjoy your food allowance with a Swile card
  • 50% reimbursement of your Navigo pass
  • Health insurance (“mutuelle”) Malakoff Humanis
  • 25 days of holidays + RTT
  • International environment

Please send you CV and cover letter to with the reference “Soft eng”

Recruitment process

  • Onsite interviews with the hiring manager and a team member + workshops
  • Remote or onsite interview with the CTO
  • Onsite interview with the HRD & CEO
  • Reference check