Senior Software Development Engineer

    • Gainesville, FL

Job Title

Senior Software Development Engineer

Job Description

In this role, you have the opportunity to
Be part of an Agile SW development team responsible for to the evolution of our Pinnacle³ Radiation Treatment Planning solution into a flexible, modern application. Pinnacle³ is an interactive treatment-planning tool that has a reputation for performance, reliability and an intuitive planning environment that simplifies workflow. Fast, accurate and interactive treatment planning tools have made Pinnacle³ a leader in radiation treatment planning. With a reputation for performance, reliability and a flexibility Pinnacle³ has become the product of choice for many leading cancer centers globally and a flagship for our customers.

Work with a team of scientists and software professionals to develop algorithms in the areas of optimization, performance, numerical analysis, simulation and dose computation to delight customers and create revolutionary products within our extensible and flexible platform for Cancer Treatment. The completion of this work requires specialized algorithmic and applied mathematical competencies that integrate well with the expertise of the current teams making us world leaders in market and industry.

You are responsible for

  • Improve the efficiency, performance and accuracy of algorithms driving our clinical solutions
  • Applying a broad understanding of new technologies and be the champion to drive technology refresh within legacy applications.
  • Understanding treatment planning systems and work with clinical experts within the team to develop software architecture and application changes
  • Developing planning software using existing platform and languages
  • Participating in and performing technical reviews and code reviews with external stake holders and within software development teams
  • Performing as a Lead to mentor and guide software team members
  • Promoting practices and tools to validate algorithms and improve unit and system testability
  • Performing duties as required by Philips Quality Management System

You are a part of
A global R&D team that creates products and solutions for the Radiation Oncology Solutions Businessq. You contribute to a portfolio of solutions to help enable a confident path to treatment focused on the key areas of imaging and simulation, treatment planning, and tumor follow-up and response, including products such as: Philips iPatient for Big Bore CT, Philips Ingenia MR-RT platform, IQon Spectral CT Elite, IntelliSpace Portal and Pinnacle³ Evolution

To succeed in this role, you should have the following skills and experience
  • Minimally a Bachelor's Degree in a Science, Technology, Engineering or similar field- Masters or PhD strongly preferred
  • 5+ years of experience in software development and/or research
  • 5+ years of experience with algorithm development in the areas of optimization, performance, numerical analysis, simulation and dose computation
  • Proficiency with C++, Python and Linux
  • Environmental knowledge as a User or Developer with modern technologies such as Microservice architectures and CI / CD technologies (e.g., Docker, Jenkins, etc.)
  • Collaboration and partnership in a global division or within geographically distributed teams is needed
  • Preferable candidates have knowledge of building testing frameworks using Squish, Selenium or JBehave
  • Healthcare experience is highly desired and Oncology Domain experience is a plus

  • Company relocation benefits will be provided for this position to Gainesville Florida.
  • US work authorization is a precondition of employment. The company will not consider candidates who require sponsorship for a work-authorized visa.

In return, we offer you
Engagement within the advancing industry of Medical Technology and cancer care. A key position to drive next stage of fast, accurate and interactive treatment planning and its integration to whole cancer care continuum within our global organization.

Why should you join Philips?
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