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Medtronic Software Embedded Engineer II - Surgical Robotics in Boston, Massachusetts

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Careers that Change Lives

You will join a world class team of mechanical, electrical and software engineers responsible for further development and enhancement of the globally launched Medtronic’s Robotic Assisted Surgery platform through commercial launch and production scale-up: https://www.medtronic.com/covidien/en-us/robotic-assisted-surgery/hugo-ras-system.html

Impact patient outcomes. Come for a job, stay for a career.

In the Surgical Robotics (SR) business, part of Medtronic’s Medical Surgical Portfolio, we believe patients around the world deserve access to quality care and improved outcomes. We strive to expand global access to care and reduce variability through robotic and analytics solutions.

A Day in the Life

Located in the Medtronic office in either the Seaport District in Boston, MA or North Haven, CT; as the Sr. Embedded Software Engineer you will lead and/or participant in the embedded software development efforts in the Software Center of Excellence of the Surgical Robotics Organization, working in a fast-paced environment with a group of embedded software engineers and collaborating with cross functional teams to complete requirements definition, design, code implementation, unit test, and system verification and validation.

Must have: Minimum qualifications :

Bachelor’s degree and a minimum of 2 years of relevant experience, or advanced degree in the related field.

Nice to have:

As an ideal candidate, you will have any or all the following experience:

Experience in developing and commercializing embedded software products in the fast-paced R&D environment, deep understanding of the software development lifecycle (SDLC) and best practices in the medical device industry, experience in providing post product support. Experience in Agile/Scrum/SAFe software development in medical device industry.

  • Experience in hands-on development and troubleshooting on embedded targets using C or C++.

  • Experience in embedded software development in medical device industry.

  • Experience in the test-driven development methodology and unit test.

  • Minimum of a BS in a technical discipline, preferably software related: Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Control Engineering, Electrical Engineering. Master’s degree in related discipline preferred.

  • 2+ years’ experience in software development with custom microprocessor electronics such as BLDC motor drives and common microprocess communication protocols.

  • Experience with software development interfaces to FPGA based program logic is a plus

  • Solid understanding and appreciation of SDLC process and tools (JIRA, Git, JAMA, etc.)

  • Experience in a regulated industry (medical device or avionics) is preferred.

  • Experience or basic understanding of surgical robotics is a plus.

  • Experience working with the global/multi-development sites environment is a plus.

Working Conditions:

Work-from-Home and Standard Office setting in North Haven, CT or Boston, MA. Some limited travel may be required.

About Medtronic

Together, we can change healthcare worldwide. At Medtronic, we push the limits of what technology, therapies and services can do to help alleviate pain, restore health and extend life. We challenge ourselves and each other to make tomorrow better than yesterday. It is what makes this an exciting and rewarding place to be.

We want to accelerate and advance our ability to create meaningful innovations - but we will only succeed with the right people on our team. Let’s work together to address universal healthcare needs and improve patients’ lives. Help us shape the future.

Physical Job Requirements

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by employees assigned to this position, but they are not an exhaustive list of all the required responsibilities and skills of this position.

The physical demands described within the Day in the Life section of this job description are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

EEO

It is the policy of Medtronic to provide equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all persons regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. In addition, Medtronic will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities.

This employer participates in the federal E-Verify program to confirm the identity and employment authorization of all newly hired employees. For further information about the E-Verify program, please click here: http://www.uscis.gov/e-verify/employees .

It is the policy of Medtronic to provide equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all persons regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. In addition, Medtronic will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities.

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