Senior Software Engineer/Lead

Job TitleSenior Software Engineer/Lead

Job Description

Great innovations start with the people that are passionate and skilled enough to create them. As a diversified health and well-being company, Philips focuses on improving people's lives through those timely and meaningful innovations.

Your Challenge

The candidate will be responsible for conceptual design and implementation of real time embedded software for use within medical devices.

The candidate must be highly intelligent and be able to formulate creative solutions to difficult problems. Engineering skills, judgment, and experience will be applied to ensure product innovation, quality, and that project schedules are met. Must be able to thrive in a fast paced, team oriented, new product development environment. Possess the ability to concurrently handle multiple project assignments and ability to lead as well as participate on cross-functional project teams.

This individual will operate as a subject matter expert in a lead role as well as an individual technical contributor and will be responsible for delivery of embedded Software for Sleep Therapy device development projects.

The candidate is expected to work closely with Product Managers, Technical managers, Systems Engineers, and other Engineering managers to develop working relationships that will enhance the development of the group's products. Exceptional embedded software engineering skills, proven communication abilities and teamwork will enable this individual to meet the challenges of the role. The position necessitates the ability to balance and prioritize individual technical contribution and workload as well as leadership activities of the Software team on key Sleep Therapy products.

Your Team

At Philips we are passionate about improving quality of life with solutions designed around the needs of customers and their patients. Innovation is driven by gaining insight to the needs of the people who use our sleep and respiratory solutions. This tradition of innovation, combined with our ability to anticipate market needs, has made Philips a global leader in the markets we serve.

Our Offer

Here at Philips WE ARE Working Together for a Better Tomorrow

Philips' dedication to enriching lives is reflected in our company, our solutions, and a commitment to our people. Philips products lead to improved healthcare, faster diagnosis and better patient outcomes. Philips employees change lives every day.

Enjoy endless opportunities to learn, and develop your career in the directions to which you aspire. Philips Healthcare is a place where you will work with others whose far-reaching ideas and accomplishments have impacted over 200 million lives already. Please help us determine what's next. Your ideas and ability to deliver will help to transform the future of healthcare, and allow you to create your own legacy.

Thanks to our employees, we are at the forefront of the Healthcare industry. Healthcare providers, backed by our many market leading solutions, are able to diagnose confidently, improve care, and increase the quality of life for patients across North America each and every day.

We are looking for

Experience Level: 10+ years

Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, or Software Engineering required. Master of Science, desirable.

  • Extensive embedded software development (C, C++, and / or assembly languages) and design background, preferably in a medical device industry.
  • Strong understanding of structured design, embedded real-time systems, hardware / software interfacing.
  • Development Project Leadership experience
  • Project dissection and delegation

Ready to start improving lives by putting your personal skills & passions to work? Apply Today! Not yet ready to apply? That's okay! Learn more about us by joining our Talent Network on LinkedIn or following us on Twitter at @PhilipsJobsNA.

Philips is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, genetic information, creed, citizenship, disability, protected veteran or marital status.

As an equal opportunity employer, Philips is committed to a diverse workforce. In order to ensure reasonable accommodation for individuals protected by Section 503 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the Vietnam Veterans' Readjustment Act of 1974, and Title I of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, applicants that require accommodation in the job application process may contact 888-367-7223, option 5, for assistance.



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