Siemens Software Engineer in Hoffman Estates, Illinois

Software Engineer

Locations:Hoffman Estates, Illinois

Job Family: Research & Development

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Job Description

Division: Siemens Healthineers

Business Unit: Advanced Therapies

Requisition Number: 201748

Assignment Category: Full-time regular

Experience Level: Mid level

Education Required Level: Bachelor's Degree

Travel Required: 5%

Division Description:

Siemens is a global technology powerhouse that has stood for engineering excellence, innovation, quality, reliability and internationality for more than 165 years. As a global technology company, Siemens is rigorously leveraging the advantages that this setup provides. To tap business opportunities in both new and established markets, the Company is organized in nine Divisions: Power and Gas, Wind Power and Renewables, Energy Management, Building Technologies, Mobility, Digital Factory, Process Industries and Drives, Healthineers and Financial Services.

With 45,000 employees Siemens Healthineers is one of the world’s largest suppliers of technology to the healthcare industry and a leader in medical imaging, laboratory diagnostics and healthcare IT. All supported by a comprehensive portfolio of clinical consulting, training, and services available across the globe and tailored to customers’ needs. So that more people can have a life that is longer, richer, and more filled with happiness.

For more information, please visit: http://www.usa.siemens.com/healthcare

Job Description:

We are currently seeking a software engineer to join our engineering team, who will help develop the next generation of our X-ray imaging system, which is used in interventional angiography and cardiac catheterization procedures. The ideal candidate should have experience developing software platforms, ideally with experience developing image processing libraries and/or, developing software libraries that abstract/encapsulate custom hardware devices. This position will work in a cross-functional organization, within a medium size software project team.

Key Responsibilities:

•Design and implement software libraries focused on processing medical x-ray images.

•Implement image processing software based on functional requirements and business needs.

•Write component design and test specifications.

•Work with other teams to integrate solutions into the product.

•Conduct and participate in peer reviews and inspections of requirements, design documents and software.

•Create estimates for own work and provide input to complex feature estimations.

•Develop proof of concept software to support new feature investigations and feasibility studies.

•Manage changes to existing software products.

Required Knowledge/Skills:

•Software development experience in C++ or C#/.net on windows platform

•Good understanding of software engineering practices and object-oriented design

•Strong analytic and problem solving skills

•Excellent interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills

•Ability to work in a fast-paced, deadline-oriented environment as part of a globally distributed team

•Strong quality orientation and customer focus.

•Occasional domestic and international travel required.

Preferred Knowledge/Skills ( Any of the following skills would be a strong plus )

•Experience with image processing framework (IPP, Open CV)

•Experience with GPU programming (OpenCL, CUDA or OpenGL)

•Experience developing software libraries that abstract and encapsulate custom hardware devices

•Experience developing medical device software or developing software in other highly regulated environments.

Education/Equivalent Training Required

BS in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or related field required with a 2-5 years of experience. Masters degree is a plus.

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement

Siemens is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer encouraging diversity in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, creed, religion, national origin, citizenship status, ancestry, sex, age, physical or mental disability, marital status, family responsibilities, pregnancy, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender expression, gender identity, transgender, sex stereotyping, protected veteran or military status, and other categories protected by federal, state or local law.

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