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Staff Software Engineer

Birdie Care


Posted over 30 days ago...

Join Birdie as a Staff Engineer to lead the tech frontier in home healthcare and make a meaningful impact on the lives of older adults.


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£83000 - £88000

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Remote, Germany, France, Spain, UK, Ireland

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In-person- Germany, France, Spain

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Expires at anytime

Organisation summary

Birdie is a pioneering home healthcare technology platform dedicated to transforming the care of older adults. With a mission to equip care providers with top-notch tools, Birdie supports millions of care visits every month, enhancing care quality and operational efficiency. As a certified B-corp, Birdie blends social motivation with healthcare, product innovation, and technology, backed by significant Series B funding. Honored in Deloitte's fast 50 for tech innovation, Birdie represents an exciting opportunity for growth and impact.

Role Summary

  • Lead the engineering delivery of product features in collaboration with product managers, designers, and engineers.
  • Commit to high-quality feature delivery for customers and partners while managing technical debt.

Role Requirements

  • Guide technical refinement, delivery, and iteration of product features.
  • Engage with cross-functional teams for product development.
  • Write unit and integration tests for code changes.
  • Develop both backend and frontend code.
  • Influence and evolve the system architecture to support new features with input from engineering leaders.


  • Competitive salary and stock options.
  • Annual personal development and WFH equipment budgets.
  • 33 days of base holiday plus special occasion leaves.
  • Private health insurance, gym discounts, cycle to work scheme.
  • Supportive parental and fertility leave policies.
  • Company social events, trips, and communal meals.

Application Process Details

  • Applicants must be based in the UK, Spain, Ireland, Germany, or France with permanent work rights.
  • Birdie is unable to support visa applications for this role.

About Birdie: Birdie is the leading home healthcare technology platform that aims to radically transform the lives of older adults. Its all-in-one solution supports millions of care visits every month, equipping care providers with the tools they need to deliver better quality care and improve efficiency across most day-to-day operations. Birdie is proud to be recognised as a B-corp. Launched in 2017, Birdie is a team of socially motivated care, health, product and tech entrepreneurs. As of June 2022 we closed our series B funding with £25m invested by Index Ventures, Sofina & Omers. In 2023 we were named 6th in Deloitte fast 50 celebrating innovation and entrepreneurship in Tech.

The role: As a Staff Engineer you will be responsible for the engineering delivery of product features, working with your fellow product managers, engineering managers, designers and engineers. It will be your responsibility to ensure that we are constantly delivering high-quality features for our customers and partners while maintaining a low technical debt.

Job requirements: You will own and contribute to the technical refinement, delivery and iteration of product features, collaborating with cross-functional teams including product, design and operations. Write unit and integration tests along with any code change you will push; Write code for both backend and frontend; Influence & change the overall system architecture to support new features, with support from other engineering leaders.

Benefits: We offer exceptional benefits and invest massively in our team's happiness, wellbeing and growth. We offer competitive salary packages, generous stock options, an annual personal development budget, a WFH equipment budget, 33 days base holiday, an extra day off for your birthday, 2 paid days each year for volunteering, a sabbatical policy, private health insurance, gym and wellbeing discounts, a cycle to work scheme, highly favourable parental leave policy, fertility leave, employer pension contribution, and frequent company socials, trips and meals.

Applications details: This role will need to be based in one of the following countries; UK, Spain, Ireland, Germany or France. Birdie cannot currently support any visa applications, we do require permanent right to work in the role’s location.


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