Job Opportunity: Data Scientist and Software Engineer


Full stack data scientist & software engineer 

About Talem Health 

We’re a tight knit group of ambitious individuals looking to make a big impact on technology in healthcare and insurtech industry.  

Our team is based across Nova Scotia, in Halifax and Sydney. We’re building an analytics product to improve patient outcomes following musculoskeletal injury. Our cloud-based platform is built for insurance and healthcare professionals. Talem Health’s technology provides data driven insights to improve healthcare delivery in the auto insurance sector. 

And most importantly, we’re looking for an experienced individual in analytics who has the expertise to develop product architecture as we fully commercialize in the insurance market.

About you

You’re keen to join an early stage venture, passionate about learning and eager to take on a new challenge. Your previous experience, work ethic and drive will assist in the fruition of a great new product making you the perfect addition to the Talem team. You pride yourself on your ability to effectively grow, lead by example and communicate with colleagues and to interact with clients at all levels.  

You have Masters level or Bachelors degree in computer science with five or more years of relevant experience. Skilled in back-end languages of PHP and Python, you have experience with cloud service architectures, such as Azure or AWS and are confident with relational databases like MySQL. Ideally, you understand Vue and React front-end frameworks, have worked in technology risk analytics, have extensive project management experience, and have taken a product through to production. You’re very much interested in machine learning, deep learning and risk analytics, and although you might be considered a tech “geek” in some circles, you have sound interpersonal skills and enough work experience to appreciate the business side of a start-up.

How to apply

Talem offers the unique opportunity to solve a problem that causes large workflow issues in a big industry through the use of healthcare analytics. If you see yourself as an emerging technical leader in this space, send us a note explaining why and include a copy of your CV. We can’t wait to hear from you.

Please submit your application to Kieran at We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.