Software Engineering Manager, Automation & Operations

Job Description

Software Engineering Manager, Automation & Operations

Now’s our time to inspire the future of healthcare together.

Siemens Healthineers is a leading global medical technology company with over 170 years of experience and 18,000 patents. More than 48,000 dedicated colleagues in over 70 countries are driven to shape the future of healthcare. We stand with our customers around the world to support them in delivering high quality care to their patients. An estimated 5 million patients across the globe benefit every day from our innovative technologies and services in the areas of diagnostic and therapeutic imaging, laboratory diagnostics and molecular medicine, as well as digital health and enterprise services. This is what truly matters to us.


Join our team now at Siemens Healthineers as a Software Engineering Manager, Automation & Operations


This role is well-suited to an ambitious professional looking for the next step in your career. As the Manager of Automation & Operations you will be responsible for:

  • You will collaborate with stakeholders such as Product Owners, Test Leads and Requirement Engineers to develop project verification plans
  • You will lead a team responsible for designing and developing automated test cases that generate objective evidence
  • You will lead a team responsible for configuration management and continuous integration
  • You will evolve existing practices and processes from CI to CD
  • You will follow and enforce SAFe Agile processes
  • You will satisfy internal software quality process through automation, wherever possible, including automating test cases, automating build and release activities and generation of required artifacts
  • You will manage departments tools
  • You will utilize tool stack to produce metrics upon request

Experience and requirements for success in this role:

  • You have a bachelor’s degree in computer science or equivalent technical degree
  • You have 5+ years’ experience managing, or as an individual contributor on a software test team
  • You have 3+ years’ Python or equivalent scripting language experience
  • You have 3+ years’ experience with test automation tools such as Selenium, Appium or equivalent
  • You have 3+ years’ experience with Jenkins or equivalent software automation server technologies
  • You have strong interpersonal, communication and collaboration skills.
  • You have team and contract management experience
  • You have distributed team management experience
  • You have a track record of driving digital innovation
  • You have the ability to influence others and provide design leadership
  • You can coach in Agile practices, coach’s individuals and interactions over processes and tools
  • You support team members and has the skills required to resolve conflicts within the team
  • You understand testing principles and relevant regulatory guidelines
  • You thrive in a fast-paced, collaborative, team-oriented, cross-functional environment

Preferred skills:

  • Experience managing end-to-end SW development life cycle
  • Familiarity with design controls and medical device software development
  • Test architecture and test design experience
  • Product line engineering experience
  • Knowledge of Azure DevOps tools
  • SAFe familiarity and practical experience
  • Ability to communicate technical information across all roles & levels


At Siemens Healthineers, we value those who dedicate their energy and passion to a greater cause. Our people make us unique as an employer in the med-tech industry. What unites and motivates our global team is the inspiration of our common purpose: To innovate for healthcare, building on our remarkable legacy of pioneering ideas that translate into even better healthcare products and services. We recognize that taking ownership of our work allows both us and the company to grow. We offer you a flexible and dynamic environment and the space to move beyond your comfort zone to grow both personally and professionally.


Siemens Healthineers has recently announced the next steps in our continued commitment to prioritize colleague health, comply with customer/business partner requirements, and help preserve our business continuity.  Going forward, please be aware that Siemens Healthineers requires full vaccination for COVID-19 for our U.S. employees, contractors, and business partners, where local conditions allow, who:


1) Are customer-facing (e.g., those required to visit a customer/business partner site or interact in-person with customers at any conference or meeting) OR

2) Come on-site, whether regularly or occasionally, at any Siemens Healthineers location.


(Note: Accommodations may be requested for certain medical or religious reasons)



If you want to join us in transforming the way healthcare is delivered, visit our career site at

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As an equal-opportunity employer we are happy to consider applications from individuals with disabilities.


Organization: Siemens Healthineers

Company: Siemens Healthcare Diagnostics Inc.

Experience Level: Experienced Professional

Job Type: Full-time

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