Senior Software Engineer (f/m/d) Digital Image Chain / Medical Imaging

Job Description

Do you want to help create the future of healthcare? Our name, Siemens Healthineers, was selected to honor our people who dedicate their energy and passion to this cause. It reflects their pioneering spirit combined with our long history of engineering in the ever-evolving healthcare industry.

We offer you a flexible and dynamic environment with opportunities to go beyond your comfort zone in order to grow personally and professionally. Sound interesting?

Then come and join our global team as Senior Software Engineer (f/m/d) Digital Image Chain / Medical Imaging to develop software for our digital image chain that creates sustainable solutions for customer requirements.

Your tasks and responsibilities:

  • You will work in an international team and implement software for our digital image chain; this software will help physicians and clinicians to make decisions during treatment
  • You will develop sustainable solution concepts for customer requirements, and expand and continue to improve the software architecture, design and system interfaces; the aim is to set up the software consistently to support continuous integration and deployment
  • You will pragmatically drive forward the concepts, specification, and implementation of modular, performance optimized solutions
  • You will assess the technical feasibility and the implementation efforts, e.g. by prototyping alternatives
  • You will coordinate agile teams as software expert and will create and present sustainable solutions for the overall system, from design to software architecture and implementation, for example in quarterly agile reviews
  • You will consistently work on refactoring existing software and tests based on your years of development experience
  • You will coordinate and control software development and product upgrades supplied by our international collaborators (e.g. China, India)

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Your qualifications and experience:

  • You have successfully completed a university degree in computer science, information technology or electrical engineering
  • You have long-term professional experience as a software developer
  • You have very profound sound knowledge of software design methods and related processes, with successful product implementations in those field
  • You are proficient in OOA/OOD, design patterns and the C++ programming language
  • You have taken an active part in specifying and using UML based documentation
  • You are familiar with the methods involved in structured software tests at unit and component levels, for example test-driven development
  • In your past roles you drove the development of multi-threaded libraries with interfaces across different teams
  • Preferably you have experience with co-development under Linux in addition to Windows 
  • Ideally you are familiar with standards and regulatory requirements in the field of medical technology

Your attributes and skills:

  • On a personal level, you are an excellent coach with strong decision-making skills and a results-oriented approach underpinned by high quality standards
  • You enjoy the challenge of complying with the Clean Code principles and implementing sustainable solutions
  • Your outstanding communication skills enable you to find acceptable solutions for all stakeholders. You explain technological challenges and solutions analytically in short and precise words.
  • Based on your experience and background, you quickly become involved in technical discussions and participate in solving technical obstacles across teams in your role as a team player.
  • You communicate fluently in English in order to operate successfully in an international environment; good knowledge of German would be an advantage
  • Based on your convincing personal skills as well as your technological know-how, you can work as a multiplier for the team, thus contributing to the team's continuous improvement

Our global team:

Siemens Healthineers is a leading global medical technology company. 66,000 dedicated colleagues in over 70 countries are driven to shape the future of healthcare. 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.

Our culture:

Our culture embraces different perspectives, open debate, and the will to challenge convention. Change is a constant aspect of our work. We aspire to lead the change in our industry rather than just react to it. That’s why we invite you to take on new challenges, test your ideas, and celebrate success.

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As an equal opportunity employer, we welcome applications from individuals with disabilities.

Wish to find out more before applying? Contact us: +49 (9131) / 17 – 1717, if you wish to discuss any initial questions with our recruitment team. The contact person handling this job ad is 
Diana Rank.

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Siemens Healthineers Germany was awarded the Great Place to Work® certificate.

Organization: Siemens Healthineers

Company: Siemens Healthcare GmbH

Experience Level: Experienced Professional

Full / Part time: Full-time

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