Senior Software Engineer

Job Description

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.

Siemens Healthineers develops innovations that support better patient outcomes with greater efficiencies, giving providers the confidence they need to meet the clinical, operational and financial challenges of a changing healthcare landscape.

Do you love coding? Are you passionate about creating innovative, well-designed, high-quality software solutions which excite users and impact people’s life? Are you interested to work and grow in a high-paced, result-oriented, rewarding and fun environment?

If yes, then it’s our time to inspire the future of healthcare together. The Molecular Imaging (MI) division of Siemens Healthineers is looking for a Senior Software Engineer to join our team to develop next generation PET and SPECT imaging devices (see also 

This role can be located in either Hoffman Estates, IL or Knoxville, TN. Relocation will be provided to out-of-state candidates.

In this role you will develop software which:

  • reliably calibrates PET or SPECT imaging devices to maximize quality of images created during patient scans thus enabling physicians to diagnose patients correctly and with confidence.  
  • assesses image quality performance of the device
  • smartly diagnoses and helps to service complex, cutting edge technology devices thus avoiding or minimizing system downtime for doctors and patients
  • enables efficient manufacturing of the product


In this role you will be responsible for:

  • Driving the design, implementation and integration test of application features
  • Leading the efforts to understand user needs, help to come up with innovative solution concepts, demonstrate feasibility, get early customer feedback and execute according to defined implementation and integration plans.
  • Writing and reviewing technical documentation
  • Troubleshooting issues reported by test team or customers
  • Evaluation of new technologies, refactoring and redesign of existing solutions
  • Coaching less experienced team members


Required skills, education, and experience:

  • BS or MS in Computer Science, Software Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Physics or related field
  • Excellent analytical and software engineering skills
  • 5-10 years of professional desktop or web application development experience, ideally using C#, .NET 5.0/Core, Angular, JavaScript, HTML5, WCF, Spring.Net, JSON, XML, SQL, Windows OS technologies.
  • Good communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Ability to work independently and as part of an agile team collaborating with other local and remote teams in US, Germany and India.
  • Willingness to take responsibility, to drive and own topics. Positive commitment to customers, company and team.


Preferred skills, education, and experience:

  • Excellent understanding of object-oriented design, patterns and architecture principles applied in large-scale systems
  • Excellent understanding of distributed system design, asynchronous communication and multi-threaded application development
  • Experience in medical device domain, DICOM, Siemens Syngo and Somaris platforms is preferred but not necessary.

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.

(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 Medical Solutions USA, Inc.

Experience Level: Experienced Professional

Job Type: Full-time

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