September 25th 2020, Melbourne, Australia: Swoop Aero, the drone-powered health logistics company, is returning to Africa amid to support the government in the fight against COVID-19, Ebola and other priority diseases in Equateur, Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC). Together with the DRC Ministry of Health and nonprofit partner, VillageReach, the team will start community sensitisation and training activities, in preparation
I have always sought to inspire and lead my team by leading from the front; getting involved on the ground and working hard to make the vision of Swoop Aero a reality. As I depart for the Democratic Republic of Congo, this is the message I have sought to convey to the team.
The first and last miles of the health supply chain are often overlooked, but are often the most complex & sometimes prohibitive parts of providing healthcare around the world!
To be perfect for this role you’ll need to be a switched on full stack developer, capable of understanding the business requirements and an expert problem solver who utilises their expertise to make things happen. You will have experience in serverless development, ideally on AWS, and have an in-depth understanding of the core tool sets available to build out and manage a solution. The ideal candidate will have an in-depth understanding of the full system, but will also hold a core strength that may range from DevOps to automated testing, or frontend development and design. Tell us about your core strength across the stack!
To help us achieve our vision, we are looking for an experienced and visionary Mechanical Engineer who will push the boundaries of plastic component design to support our endeavours to deliver life changing logistics. Our ideal candidate will see engineering as much more than just their job, it will be your passion. You will have a curious mindset and be eager to contribute to all areas of our technology, grow your understanding of all elements of our system, whilst also contributing to long-term, company-wide technical goals.
As a pioneer in this Fourth Industrial Revolution period, our team continues to promote and adhere to the highest aviation, regulatory and safety standards in the world.
The COVID-19 pandemic has underscored persisting inequities in healthcare access across the globe and has increased the infectious disease burden, which has threatened to undermine the positive strides made in the realm of preventable and treatable infectious diseases.
23 June 2020, Melbourne, Australia: Swoop Aero, the aeromedical logistics company, has closed a Series A funding round with returning investors Right Click Capital and Tempus Partners, following a year of continued global growth momentum. The homegrown startup will use the latest capital injection to scale their impact from millions to tens of millions as they scale to their goal
The Swoop Aero aeromedical logistics service is able to successfully future-proof the healthcare supply chain to ensure faster delivery times, more equitable provision of healthcare supplies across an expansive geographical locale.
New Zealand’s history is one of innovation through isolation. New Zealand has had to foster resourcefulness, innovation and creativity, as identified in the healthcare sector.