Principle Software Engineer - Med Device

Job Description

Principle Software Engineer

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 Senior Software Engineer.

This is a role well suited to an ambitious professional, looking for the next step in their career. As a Senior Software Engineer, you will be responsible for:

  • Leading the software development of feature expansions as a key technical contributor of software architecture and design activities
  • Implementing a consistent architecture by following and establishing best practices, design patterns utilizing novel software technologies
  • Responsible for thoroughly understanding system performance requirements, developing architectures and solutions, and providing rationale and performance demonstrations
  • Contributing to the planning and prioritization of software engineering activities including capturing requirements, participating in, and leading design reviews
  • Authoring software requirements documents, design specifications, and software test protocols, to effectively describe software architecture, and software components as per SOPs
  • Defining scope of work and managing external partners in delivery of software components
  • Solving advanced technical problems efficiently using a pragmatic approach to determine and correct root-cause

This position may suit you best if you are familiar with what is below, and would like to do develop your career with Healthineers

  • Strong knowledge of software architecture and interface design, including software as a part of high-reliability, high-availability HW/SW medical device systems
  • Strong skills in Object-Oriented Design and Analysis, with the use of UML
  • Strong experience with RTOS, such as QNX, WindRiver, or Linux preferred
  • Experience with implementing communication protocols such as TCP/IP, UDP, CAN, USB
  • Experience working in an Agile development team
  • Experience in leading teams of engineers in complex projects with both internal and external resources
  • Experience with Microsoft Visual Studio suite of development tool

Required skills to have for the success of this role

  • BS or MS Degree in Software Engineering, Computer Science, Robotics or other related technical area
  • 7+ years of experience designing and developing complex software for medical devices
  • Experience in partitioning and decomposing complex problems into solutions
  • Strong skills in multi-threaded, soft or hard real-time software development
  • Strong C++, C# skills

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 COVID-19 vaccination for all new hires by their start date except where prohibited by state law.

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.

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. (use your country EEO required language where applicable)


Organization: Siemens Healthineers

Company: Corindus, Inc.

Experience Level: Experienced Professional

Job Type: Full-time

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