Lead Medical Software Developer

Come join a team of highly skilled individuals who are dedicated to developing technology that will detect disease and save lives.

Breathe BioMedical (BBM) is a medical technology company focused on developing an accurate breath test to detect early-stage breast cancer in women. Breath analytics involves the collection, processing, and analysis of breath samples to identify biomarker patterns associated with specific diseases. BBM is located in Moncton, New Brunswick and its US subsidiary is located in Boston, Massachusetts. One day, detecting disease will be as easy as breathing.

Position Title: Lead Medical Software Developer

Location: Moncton, New Brunswick (On-site)

Term: Permanent; Full-Time

Hours of Work: 37.5 hours/week (Monday to Friday)

Summary: The Lead Medical Software Developer will oversee the design, implementation, optimization, and testing of Breathe BioMedical’s medical device software.  This includes firmware for its breath sampler and spectrometer medical devices as well as machine learning based software as a medical device (SaMD) for identifying breath biomarkers for breast cancer.


  • Bachelor’s degree in math, science, engineering, computer science or similar
  • 10+ years software development experience
  • 5+ years experience developing medical device software that adheres to IEC 62304
  • Experience with automation or software/hardware interaction
  • Experience working on large software projects as part of a software development team

Preferred Experience:

  • Experience with multithreaded software development
  • Experience with the C++ standard library, especially more recent versions
  • Experience working with version control software such as git
  • Experience with continuous integration
  • Experience working with MySQL or other databases
  • Experience in Python
  • Experience developing machine learning software
  • Experience writing code on Windows and/or using Win32 API

Key Responsibilities:

  • Leads software development team for medical software
  • Ensures all medical software meets IEC 62304 requirements
  • Develops, implements, and optimizes firmware and user interface for breath analytics products
  • Performs software validation testing
  • Documents software design specifications
  • Maintains proper records necessary for regulatory agencies
  • Reviews and approves policies as required by company policy


  • Writes clean, extendable code
  • Self-motivated with a high degree of initiative
  • Ability to work independently, prioritizes multiple projects, addresses multiple issues, and handles multiple deadlines, in a hands-on environment
  • Highly analytical mind, with exceptional problem-solving skills and attention to detail
  • Must work precisely according to procedures, rules, and regulations
  • Solid communications skills (verbal, written, listening, conveying messages)

We offer competitive compensation, benefits and training and development.

To apply send your resume to hr@breathebiomedical.com  

We would like to thank all candidates for expressing interest. Only candidates legally entitled to work in Canada will be considered for this position.  Please note only those selected for interviews will be contacted.  BBM is an equal opportunity employer.