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Sr Software Engineer

Job Description

Job: Engineering
Primary Location: United States-California-Sunnyvale-US-CA-Sunnyvale
Schedule: Full-time
Requisition ID: 200064

Description

Description

Joining Intuitive Surgical means joining a team dedicated to using technology to benefit patients by improving surgical efficacy and decreasing surgical invasiveness, with patient safety as our highest priority.

Primary Function of Position:

The person in this position will be expected to work with a small team to develop customer-facing surgical planning software of a new surgical system which targets one of the most deadly diseases. Successful candidates will have extensive experience in general software design and development.

Roles and Responsibilities:

• Participating in the full cycle of the development of customer-facing surgical planning software, including user requirement collection, design, development, testing and iterations
• Designing and maintaining the architecture of the software system and sub-systems
• Integration and performance optimization of the software system
• Developing components of the software system
• Owning the software development processes and tools of the team
• Supporting the development of medical image analysis algorithms and visualization
• Generating formal design documentation


Qualifications

Skill/Job Requirements:

• A passion for working to directly improve the lives of hundreds of thousands of people
• A passion for software design and coding to solve real world problems
• BS or MS degree in CS, EE, BME or related fields with 3+ years’ experience in software development
• Excellent verbal and written communication skills and teamwork spirit
• Excellent software system design and construction skills
• Superb problem solving abilities in complex systems
• Flexibility in contributing to the project and determination to drive tasks to solution
• Extensive experience with C++, OOP design, data structures, design patterns, and algorithms
• Extensive experience with software development tools, processes and industry best practices
• Experience with building interactive GUIs in QT/QML, and graphical rendering is a plus
• Experience in medical image software infrastructure, I/O, manipulation, and visualization is a plus
• Experience in DICOM/PACS, database, cloud computing and mobile app is a plus
• Experience in Linux operating system, networking and network security is a plus
• Experience with software development in a regulated environment is a plus
• Knowledge and/or experience in image analysis is a plus