Design Assurance Engineer

London, United Kingdom



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We are a team on a mission, to put accessible and affordable healthcare in the hands of every person on earth. Our mission is bold and ambitious, and it’s one that’s shared by our team who shares our values, to dream big, build fast and be brilliant.

To achieve this, we’ve brought together one of the largest teams of scientists, clinicians, mathematicians and engineers to focus on combining the ever-growing computing power of machines, with the best medical expertise of humans, to create a comprehensive, immediate and personalized health service and make it universally available.

At Babylon our people aren’t just part of a team, they’re part of something bigger. We’re a vibrant community of creative thinkers and doers, forging the way for a new generation of healthcare. We’re only as good as our people. So, finding the best people is everything to us.

We serve millions, but we choose our people one at a time…

Across the globe, government bodies exist to ensure that Medical Devices deployed in their territories are safe and effective. Babylon work at the cutting-edge intersection of traditional healthcare, virtual services and artificial intelligence and it's crucial that we are able to effectively navigate the Regulatory challenges we will face as we deliver more services to more people in more countries.

Reporting to the Director of Technical Services, the Design Assurance Engineer will be responsible for ensuring that everything Babylon delivers meets or exceeds our obligations around quality and safety. This will be done by engaging with stakeholders across the business but particularly in our Engineering division and building a culture of quality, safety and innovation without compromising our ability to deliver our technology globally.

They will have experience of supporting the development of Standalone Software or Mobile Applications in the healthcare space and will have expert knowledge of implementing design controls in an Agile environment. They will demonstrate an understanding of relevant Regulatory standards and frameworks and will be able to show how they supported development of software to these standards.


    • Knowledge of relevant standards including TIR452012, ISO13485, ISO14971, IEC62304, 21CFR820
    • Understanding of the MDD and new MDR
    • Experience of NHS standards SCCI0129 and SCCI0160 preferred but not essential
    • Experience of Software Engineering in an Agile project management environment
    • Good understanding of Software Security principles
    • Understanding of DevOps principles such as TDD/BDD and CI/CD
    • Experience with JIRA and Confluence
    • Fluent in either Java or Python
    • Able to define and implement a secure, quality-focused SDLC
    • Excellent oral and written communication
    • Meticulous attention to detail

Babylon believes it is possible to put an accessible and affordable health service in the hands of every person on earth. How? By combining the ever-growing computing power of machines with the best medical expertise of humans to create a comprehensive, immediate and personalised health service and making it universally available.