Director of Software Development

Status: Full Time (Regular)
Primary Location: Seraph Biosciences, Inc., 1001 Woodward Ave, Detroit, MI 48226

Job Description
Seraph Biosciences, Inc. seeks a Director of Software Development for a position in Detroit, MI, to plan, direct, and manage the software development and software life cycle for the production of highly available manufactured devices; provide software requirement definition, documentation, secure database strategy and implementation and related coding for the development of devices.  Manage the software team from a “start-up environment” to a “commercial team” by recruiting, training, and supervising software development contractors and staff to increase headcount by more than 20.  Manage department budgets.  Assign and review the work of software developers in the areas of database development, Amazon Web Services, Security and Software Quality Assurance. Review and analyze workflow, establish priorities, develop standards, implement DevOps practices, and set deadlines. Conduct code reviews, unit testing, debugging, and embedded software integration. Develop tools and applications including cloud-based infrastructure by producing clean and efficient code. Support quality checks including milestone reviews and quality assessments.  Architect Cloud, ioT, and connected devices. Utilize the following in performing duties:  HTML, C, SQL, C++, Linux, Jira, AWS, Java, Python, static code analysis tools, Restful Microservices, Agile Development, Docker, Kubernetes, Git/BitBucket.

Must have a Master’s degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or foreign equivalent, and at least 3 years of experience in the job offered or a substantially similar position, performing all of the above listed duties.

EEO & Employment Eligibility

Seraph Biosciences, Inc. is committed to equal opportunity in the terms and conditions of employment for all employees and job applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, gender identity or gender expression, national origin, disability or veteran status. Seraph Biosciences, Inc. also complies with all applicable national, state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment as well as work authorization and employment eligibility verification requirements of the Immigration and Nationality Act and IRCA.


Seraph Biosciences was created specifically to commercialize Seraspec®, a Raman spectroscopy-based platform technology for real time pathogen detection and identification at the point of care. Seraspec® represents a paradigm shift away from existing methods for identification of dangerous bacterial, viral, fungal, and parasitic infections. Our patent-pending technology and method of detection effectively eliminates the need for costly and time-consuming laboratory-based methods of specimen collection, processing and pathogen identification.

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Seraph Biosciences, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer and complies with all applicable equal employment opportunity legislation in each jurisdiction in which it operates.