Software Release Manager

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 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. This is what truly matters to us. 

Join our team now at Siemens Healthineers as Software Release Manager.  This position is in Knoxville, TN; relocation support will be provided for out-of-state candidates.

In this role, you will:

 Facilitate software releases for our SPECT product portfolio.  Continually optimize working practices to foster high employee satisfaction and competitive advantage. 

You will have the opportunity to help deliver the future of healthcare – by facilitating great teams of engineers, forging productive relationships with internal and external partners, making insightful trade-off decisions, and fostering a high-efficiency software development environment. You will support multiple global development teams and ensure efficient running of software releases and support the broader Agile Release Train for the SPECT product portfolio.  Further, you will work with the wider software organization to improve processes, define tooling requirements, and roll-out tools and training.  Thus, successful candidates will have a solid track record of engineering leadership, coaching to deliver operational excellence, and a demonstrated ability to be highly adaptive and act as a source of direction and confidence in ambiguous situations.

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

-Knowledgeable in the evolution of Software Development Lifecycles and state of the art thereof

-Experience across the entire software development lifecycle, including sustaining activities

-Experience in building a robust and efficient organization with iterative/incremental feature flow

-Experience of the Scaled Agile Framework 

-Experience of multicultural remote teams and working across time zones

-Experience in a regulated industry preferred


Required skills to have for the success of this role

Technical/Functional Skills

-Technical expertise in one or more of the following: software engineering, project management, functional management, process engineering.

-Demonstrated ability to cost, schedule, and execute across multiple teams to deliver quality solutions on time

-A track record of challenging the status quo to introduce new processes and tools that result in measurable software development improvements or broader organizational outcomes


Personal Attributes/Interpersonal Skills

-Passion for understanding and improving how teams develop software

-Highly driven and self-motivated 

-Outstanding communication skills

-Strong networking and collaboration skills

-Excellent interpersonal awareness



-Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in Computer Science or a related field; Master’s degree or equivalent preferred

-Passion for technology, computing, automation, and software

-Minimum of 5 years commercial experience preferred, but if you feel you’re a fit based on other life experiences, please do apply!


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.


Organization: Siemens Healthineers

Company: Siemens Medical Solutions USA, Inc.

Experience Level: Experienced Professional

Full / Part time: Full-time

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