Software Engineer

Job Description

Do you want to join us in helping to fight the world’s most threatening diseases and enabling access to care for more people around the world? At Siemens Healthineers, we pioneer breakthroughs in healthcare.  For everyone. Everywhere.


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 a Software Engineer to contribute to the development of a SPECT/CT system.


Our global team: We are a team of 66,000 highly dedicated employees across more than 70 countries passionately pushing the boundaries of what’s possible in healthcare to help improve people’s lives around the world. As a leader in the industry, we aspire to create better outcomes and experiences for patients no matter where they live or what health issues they are facing. Our portfolio, spanning from in-vitro and in-vivo diagnostics to image-guided therapy and innovative cancer care, is crucial for clinical decision-making and treatment pathways.


Our culture: We are part of an incredible community of scientists, clinicians, developers, researchers, professionals, and skilled specialists pushing the boundaries of what’s possible, to improve people’s lives around the world.  We embrace a culture of inclusivity in which the power and potential of every individual can be unleashed. We spark ideas that lead to positive impact and continued success. Check our Careers Site at

Our team is looking for an Engineering Student graduating from school, or a newer Software Developer of few years’ experience wanting to take the next step on their Engineering journey.  Come join a team of veteran Software Developers.  Learn our domain, apply your technical skills, and increase your knowledge as you work on our projects.  We want to see you grow in experience with us and become an essential member of our team.

This position is located at Hoffman Estates, IL. Relocation will be provided to out of state candidates.

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

·       Working as part of a development team to implement, test, debug and peer review code for the console on a nuclear medicine imaging system

·       Writing and reviewing technical documentation

·       Collaborating with test engineers to design and implement software tests

·       Interfacing with internal partners (systems engineering, product management, etc.) and external partners (including those in Germany, India, etc.)

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

·       You have working knowledge and with either C++ or the C# programming language

·       You possess a good understanding of software design and architecture principles

·       You possess excellent communication skills, both verbal and written

·       You are self-motivated and have the ability to work both independently, and as part of a team

·       You have a good attitude and are capable of professionally resolving team issues and conflicts

·       You have a strong and positive commitment to customers, your team, and overall quality

Required skills to have for the success of this role

·       BS or MS in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering or related field

·       Entry-level, or up to 3 years of professional development experience (ideally using C#, .NET, WCF, WPF, etc. on Windows platforms)

·       Excellent understanding of software engineering practices, object-oriented design, and architecture principles

·       Good working knowledge of multi-threaded application development is a plus.  (If you’re entry-level, come and bring your desire to learn about this with us!)

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.

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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: Early Professional

Full / Part time: Full-time

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