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Sword Health

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Head of AI (PT or Remote)

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Each year, 2 billion people across the world are limited by physical pain. By helping people live without pain, they are free to do the things they love most with the people they love—and never miss a moment. This is what we do. We create and design new technologies to solve one of the biggest problems in healthcare: taking care of our Physical Health. Sword Health is the world’s fastest growing digital musculoskeletal (MSK) care provider on a bold mission to free two billion people from acute, chronic, and post-surgical physical pain . Our customers include some of the most progressive Fortune 100 and 500 companies, as well as over 160+ other established businesses across the world.       
The Sword program allows members to complete a personalized physical therapy program from the comfort of home, with continued support and supervision from one of our talented SWORD specialists. Sword’s personalized care is more effective than traditional standards of care, and has proven to deliver best-in-class clinical results. Since breaking into the market less than two years ago, Sword has worked with insurers, health systems, and employers in the U.S., Canada, Europe, and Australia to make high quality musculoskeletal care accessible to everyone. 
This is an opportunity to join Sword during a time of hyper growth and expansion. After our recent $2bn valuation, we’re excited to continue accelerating our impact by scaling with high caliber people with passion, commitment and energy to create and deliver technologies, services and products that drive human progress forward.   
We welcome you to join our mission, to make a difference on a grand scale and play a pivotal role with a global team at Sword– working alongside great people pioneering novel products and cutting edge technologies.  

Our AI team is responsible for bringing forth initiatives that will ultimately enable Sword to treat billions of people with high clinical effectiveness. They thrive at the productisation of Machine Learning features and certainly enjoy the Software development that comes with it.

To do what:
  • Leading SWORD Health’s AI developments by:
  • Interfacing with non-technical stakeholders to Identify opportunities;
  • Overseeing the developments at all stages of ML projects;
  • Directly managing our IC’s whilst ensuring technical excellence and the application of best practices;
  • Interfacing with engineering teams for data acquisition and model productisation/iteration purposes;
  • Growing our AI team by hiring and mentoring.

  • Our ideal candidate has:
  • 3+ years of industry experience in building high performing ML teams;
  • Track record of creating ML solutions from scoping to productization/iteration;
  • Experience leading complex and ambiguous projects by following pragmatic and iterative approaches;
  • Experience interfacing with non-technical stakeholders, identifying opportunities and defining strategies;
  • Great understanding of ML fundamentals and all the intricacies of ML projects;
  • Ability to identify valuable data collection opportunities beforehand and interfacing with the engineering teams accordingly;
  • Ability to do hands-on work in all stages of ML projects;
  • Ability to hire, mentor and grow people;
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment with a results-oriented mindset.

  • At Sword, we are proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity employer.  We champion diversity and are committed to building a team that represents a variety of backgrounds, perspectives and skills.  At SWORD, we believe that diversity and inclusion among our applicants and teammates is critical to our success as a global company.  The more inclusive we are the better our work will be. 

    Sword Benefits - Portugal
    Health, dental and vision Insurance
    Meal Allowance
    Equity Shares

    Sword Perks - Portugal
    Phone Stipend
    Flexible working hours
    Work from home
    Unlimited Vacation
    Free Digital Therapist for your family
    Snacks and Beverages

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