Philips Embedded Software Architect in Cambridge, Massachusetts
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In this role, you have the opportunity to
Join Philips as an Embedded Software Architect for the patient worn monitors team and thereby perform solution-level architectural tasks with deep involvement in detailed embedded software development, requirements engineering and risk management.
You are responsible for
Design and development of our clinical solution within Patient Worn Monitoring
Owning and driving project related documentation in close collaboration with other disciplines
Applying excellent knowledge of application software development in close cooperation with our usability and design teams
Performing application integration into complex medical devices, with deep involvement in detailed embedded software development, working within the product application space
Contributing to solutions that address unique challenges at the forefront of new medical product design
Leveraging problem-solving skills to tackle complex application related questions
Applying analytical skills to complex embedded software design
Mentoring and coaching others on technical best practices and enhancing code quality
You are a part of
An internationally distributed multi-site team responsible for the complete design of the product including hardware and software, extending Philips’ leading position in patient monitoring by creating solutions that improve and save lives.
To succeed in this role, you should have the following skills and experience
Bachelor degree in Engineering/Computer Science or equivalent; Master degree is preferred
7+ years of experience with embedded software development (C/C++) in a Linux and/or RTOS-based environment
Intimate understanding in embedded software development, an imaginative translation of needs to product design, a disciplined adherence to regulatory mandated product
Experience creating software architectures using cutting-edge tools and methodologies
Experience working in a regulated development environment with a commitment to thoroughness in the execution of plans
Solid understanding of wireless technologies and TCP/IP networking
Knowledge of Linux shell scripting, UNIX-style command-line tools and cross-compiler toolchains
Experience with IEC 62304 is preferred
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
US work authorization is a precondition of employment. The company will not consider candidates who require sponsorship fora work-authorized visa
In return, we offer you
Philips is committed to helping each employee reach their own personal goals for development. With the mentoring/coaching programs, stretch assignments offered to employees. We also offer a competitive compensation, outstanding benefits and flexibility in a career with a positive and supportive atmosphere in which to develop your talents further.
Why should you join Philips?
Working at Philips is more than a job. It’s a calling to create a healthier society through meaningful work, focused on improving 3 billion lives a year by delivering innovative solutions across the health continuum. Our people experience a variety of unexpected moments when their lives and careers come together in meaningful ways.
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