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Senior Software Engineer, GUI

  • Sunnyvale, CA, United States
  • Not Remote
  • Engineering
  • REF10974P

Company Description

At Intuitive, we are united behind our mission: we believe that minimally invasive care is life-enhancing care. Through ingenuity and intelligent technology, we expand the potential of physicians to heal without constraints.
As a pioneer and market leader in robotic-assisted surgery, we strive to foster an inclusive and diverse team, committed to making a difference. For more than 25 years, we have worked with hospitals and care teams around the world to help solve some of healthcare's hardest challenges and advance what is possible.
Intuitive has been built by the efforts of great people from diverse backgrounds. We believe great ideas can come from anywhere. We strive to foster an inclusive culture built around diversity of thought and mutual respect. We lead with inclusion and empower our team members to do their best work as their most authentic selves.
Passionate people who want to make a difference drive our culture. Our team members are grounded in integrity, have a strong capacity to learn, the energy to get things done, and bring diverse, real world experiences to help us think in new ways. We actively invest in our team members to support their long-term growth so they can continue to advance our mission and achieve their highest potential.
Join a team committed to taking big leaps forward for a global community of healthcare professionals and their patients. Together, let's advance the world of minimally invasive care.

Job Description

The Ion™ endoluminal system is Intuitive's new robotic platform for minimally invasive biopsy in the peripheral lung, with an initial goal of improving the early diagnosis of lung cancer. The Software Engineer, GUI designs and implements a variety of graphical user interface (GUI) elements, ranging from more traditional 2D GUI’s to interactive 3D virtual environments. In this role you will work closely with designers, clinical engineers, and other software developers to create world-class user experiences for the Ion platform. You will positively impact physician experience and patient outcomes. The ideal candidate is a self-directed and fast-paced GUI developer with excellent problem-solving skills and a passion for good software architectures and processes, capable of producing robust, high-quality code in the face of rapidly changing requirements.

Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Work as part of a cross-functional team in a fast-paced, start-up-like business unit
  • Prototype new GUI elements and workflows, and rapidly iterate to prove concepts or fail quickly
  • Design and implement high-quality UI features using Qt, QML, and C++
  • Contribute to system and software architecture for the Ion platform
  • Create requirements and formal test protocols for new features
  • Stay up to date with latest UI development trends and technologies, and propose innovative solutions to enhance our software

Qualifications

Skill/Job Requirements:

  • BS in CS or related fields with 8+ experience; MS or higher is a plus
  • Proven experience developing user interfaces using Qt/QML
  • Exceptional working knowledge of C++ and object-oriented programming
  • Experience with embedded systems or UIs that control devices.
  • Familiar with development in a Linux environment
  • Great communication skills and teamwork
  • High levels of autonomy and technical ownership

Preferred:

  • Experience with graphics libraries such as OpenGL or OpenSceneGraph
  • Experience with parallel programming and Cuda
  • Experience with game engines such as Unity or Unreal Engine
  • Experience working with software development methodologies and tools (CI, version control, issue tracking, agile, etc.)
  • Experience working in a regulated software environment such as medical device

Additional Information

Due to the nature of our business and the role, please note that Intuitive and/or your customer(s) may require that you show current proof of vaccination against certain diseases including COVID-19.  Details can vary by role.

Intuitive is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. We provide equal employment opportunities to all qualified applicants and employees, and prohibit discrimination and harassment of any type, without regard to race, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, color, age, religion, protected veteran or disability status, genetic information or any other status protected under federal, state, or local applicable laws.

We will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records in accordance with fair chance laws.

We provide market-competitive compensation packages, inclusive of base pay, incentives, benefits, and equity. It would not be typical for someone to be hired at the top end of range for the role, as actual pay will be determined based on several factors, including experience, skills, and qualifications. The target salary ranges are listed.

Due to the nature of our business and the role, please note that Intuitive and/or your customer(s) may require that you show current proof of vaccination against certain diseases including COVID-19.  Details can vary by role.

Intuitive is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. We provide equal employment opportunities to all qualified applicants and employees, and prohibit discrimination and harassment of any type, without regard to race, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, color, age, religion, protected veteran or disability status, genetic information or any other status protected under federal, state, or local applicable laws.

We will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records in accordance with fair chance laws.

Preference will be given to qualified candidates who do not reside, or plan to reside, in Alabama, Arkansas, Delaware, Florida, Indiana, Iowa, Louisiana, Maryland, Mississippi, Missouri, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, or Tennessee.

We provide market-competitive compensation packages, inclusive of base pay, incentives, benefits, and equity. It would not be typical for someone to be hired at the top end of range for the role, as actual pay will be determined based on several factors, including experience, skills, and qualifications. The target salary ranges are listed.

Base Salary Range Region 1: $176,300 USD - $253,700 USD
Base Salary Range Region 2: $149,900 USD - $215,700 USD
Shift: Day
Travel: 10% of the time
Workplace Type: Onsite - This job is fully onsite.

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