Software Development Engineer 4

Job TitleSoftware Development Engineer 4

Job Description

Software Development Engineer – Fitchburg, WI (Philips HealthTech)

Your challenge

Philips is a global health technology company where many of the best and brightest developers can openly collaborate to build a more connected and healthier society. In this role you will be challenged to develop priorities to address mission critical software development that replaces modules from a single sourced third party vendor that has become a competitor. The completion of this work requires specialized software engineering capabilities that are part of our core competency that makes us successful in the market.


Working for a worldwide leader in health technology brings much personal fulfillment, as well as unique challenges. As part of our company you will be responsible for working closely with management and team leadership to identify issues and promote the change necessary to address them. You will also actively participate in the work needed to consistently improve, grow, and evolve the results of the entire staff.

Key areas of responsibilities (KARS) for this role include:

  • Willingly collaborate with internal and external resources to acquire technical or customer knowledge, or system related information required to design, develop, and test software deliverables.
  • Work collaboratively with system design engineers, requirement engineers and software development team members
  • Provide leadership and guidance to team members regarding best design practices, improvement in code quality and unit testing
  • Create and/or review design documents and architectural diagrams

Your team

The software development team Includes software architects and developers who are responsible for delivering high quality feature releases for the existing Pinnacle product as well as architecting and designing the next generation systems on modern platforms. The team follows Scrum agile development practices and is in the process of adapting Scalable Agile Framework (SAFe) for future development.

With the fully integrated approach for radiation oncology imaging and treatment planning, Philips Radiation Oncology systems (PROS) is committed to providing seamless solutions that help improve accuracy and increase workflow efficiency and return on investment.


Fitchburg, WI

We are looking for:

Developers that offer more than just code. Our skilled teams work by an innate code of caring about and making life better for others through their innovation and collaboration. The solutions you will develop are bigger than the next big tech gadget. Your work exponentially elevates the level of care for everyone, from healthcare patients to kids learning how to brush their teeth. A career with Philips will allow you to use your skills to help transform the future of healthcare while positively impacting lives around the world.

Specific skill requirements for this role include:

  • M.S in CS/EE or B.S plus experience in related field
  • 8-10 years of relative experience
  • Strong Object oriented design skills, Algorithms
  • Linux /Unix/Windows
  • C/C++, Java
  • Agile software development methodologies
  • GUI / QT/Eclipse
  • Medical devices / Regulated development environment

Our Offer:

Philips is a leading health technology company focused on improving people’s health and enabling better outcomes across the health continuum from healthy living and prevention, to diagnosis, treatment and home care. Philips leverages advanced technology and deep clinical and consumer insights to deliver integrated solutions. The company is a leader in diagnostic imaging, image-guided therapy, patient monitoring and health informatics, as well as in consumer health and home care. Headquartered in the Netherlands, Philips posted 2015 sales of EUR 16.8 billion and employs over 70,000+ employees with sales and services in more than 100 countries. News about Philips can be found at

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 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.

Advance your career in an environment that supports work-life balance, health & well-being and continuous learning. Making a difference begins right here, where you come first.

Apply today!

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.


Mike Diamond ([email protected])


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