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INNOVATION Principal SW Engineer

Philips Electronics North America - Pleasanton, CA

INNOVATION Principal SW Engineer

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Pleasanton

California

Our Vision

At Philips, we strive to make the world healthier and more sustainable through innovation.

Our goal is to improve the lives of 3 billion people a year by 2025. We will be the best place to work for people who share our passion. Together we will deliver superior value for our customers and shareholders.

Our Mission

Improve the quality of people’s lives through technology-enabled meaningful innovation.

About Us:

Our new Innovation team reports into the Radiology Informatics CTO office.

We have some of the brightest minds in technology developing the software, analytics, and user experiences that will transform industries and improve lives in the healthcare domain. We will be redefining what’s possible, finding answers to some of the domain’s toughest problems.

We are a group that shares knowledge, experiences and helps each other succeed. We love hard problems and like to move fast in a growing and changing environment. We always push the technology and process boundaries of what is feasible on behalf of our customers.

** If this sounds like an environment you like, join us.

Job Description:

This is an exciting time to be part of our innovation team. We are taking on healthcare’s biggest challenges through innovative software solutions. This is an opportunity to make a real impact.

A Principal Software Engineer working on the innovation team will be responsible for providing technical leadership and defining, developing, and evolving software in a fast paced and agile development environment using the latest software development technologies and infrastructure.

The innovation team is responsible for doing Proof of Concept (POC) around technology and product early development stages (pre-dev) and also will incrementally support the development teams in solving technology blocking issues and finding the best technology choices.

Role will include:

Writing solid code, making smart design decisions and building scalable software services.

Work across the Business Unit to creatively leverage existing services and APIs for our product.

Work with category leaders and product managers to build future features to improve the life of millions of people every day.

Solve high visibility, complex problems that have a large and direct impact to customers.

Required Qualifications

Passionate about software innovation

Strong technical leadership skills, including ability to communicate a point of view on solution design that is both technically sound and customer/market relevant

Proficiency in at least one modern programming language such as Java, C#, Python or other

Proficiency in object oriented design and familiarity with application and database programming

Proven experience designing products and solutions in a new product development environment to meet customer and market requirements

Knowledge, skills and developed professional behaviors around software engineering best practices for full software development life cycle, including coding standards, code reviews, source control management, continuous deployments, testing and operations

7 years software development experience

3 years of experience in designing and developing large-scale, multi-tiered or distributed

software applications, tools, systems and services

2 years of familiarity with DevOps practices, CI/CD, IaaS, PaaS (Cloud Foundry, Kubernetes or other) and SaaS

At least 2 years of experience in developing software in an agile programming environment

Experience building scalable infrastructure software or distributed systems

Experienced with one of the cloud enabling platforms such as AWS, Azure or other

Experience designing and building micro-service driven architecture

Strong oral and written communication skills

Strong interpersonal skills

BS Computer science / Computer Engineering (or equivalent); MS preferred

The following education, experience and skills are highly desired:

Medical domain knowledge of DICOM, HL7, PACS, Dictation Systems, EMR, etc

Experience working in a fast-paced startup / new ventures type environment

Effective team building and problem solving abilities

Demonstrated leadership abilities in an engineering environment in driving operational excellence and best practice

In this role, you have the opportunity to:

Work in our new innovation team reporting into the CTO office. Our new innovation team has the brightest minds in technology, and is developing the software, analytics, and user experience that will transform industries and improve lives in the healthcare domain.

The innovation team is responsible for doing the complicated Proof of Concept (POC) around technology and product early development stages (pre-dev) and also will incrementally support the development teams in solving technology blocking issues and finding the best technology choices.

As a Principal Software Engineer working on the innovation team, you will be responsible for providing technical leadership and defining, developing, and evolving software in a fast paced and agile development environment using the latest software development technologies and infrastructure.

You are responsible for:

Writing solid code, making smart design decisions and building scalable software services.

Work across the Business Unit to creatively leverage existing services and APIs for our product.

Work with category leaders and product managers to build future features improving the lives of millions of people every day, and be proud of it.

Solve complex problems that have a large and direct impact to customers and high visibility.

You are a part of:

The Philips' Enterprise Imaging and Informatics (EI) Business provides a comprehensive solution for medical image storage, enterprise distribution, and enterprise workflow. We will be redefining what’s possible, finding answers to some of the domain’s toughest problems.

We are a tight group that shares our experiences and helps each other succeed. We love hard problems and like to move fast in a growing and changing environment. We always push the technology and process boundaries of what is feasible on behalf of our customers.

To succeed in this role, you should have the following skills and experience:

Passionate about software innovation

BS or equivalent in Computer Science / Computer Engineering; Master’s Degree a plus

7 years software development experience

Proficiency in at least one modern programming language such as Java, C#, Python or other

Proficiency in object oriented design and familiarity with application and database programming

Proven design skills

Knowledge of professional software engineering practices & best practices for full software development life cycle, including coding standards, code reviews, source control management, continuous deployments, testing and operations

Experience in designing and developing large-scale, multi-tiered or distributed software applications, tools, systems and services using Java, C#, or C , and Object Oriented Design

Experience in developing software in an agile programming environment.

Strong oral and written communication skills

Experience building scalable infrastructure software or distributed systems

Experienced with one of the cloud enabling platforms such as AWS, Azure or other

Strong interpersonal skills

Desired experience and skills:

Medical domain knowledge of DICOM, HL7, PACS, Dictation Systems, EMR, etc

Experience working in a fast-paced startup / new ventures type environment

Effective team building and problem solving abilities

Demonstrated leadership abilities in an engineering environment in driving operational excellence and best practice

Experience working in a DevOps environment

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In return, we offer you:

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 at http://www.philips.com/b-dam/corporate/corporateblog/2016/Philips

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Philips is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, genetic information, creed, citizenship, disability, protected veteran or marital status.

As an equal opportunity employer, Philips is committed to a diverse workforce. In order to ensure reasonable accommodation for individuals protected by Section 503 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the Vietnam Veterans' Readjustment Act of 1974, and Title I of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, applicants that require accommodation in the job application process may contact 888-367-7223, option 5, for assistance.

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INNOVATION Principal SW Engineer Philips Electronics North America - Pleasanton, CA, United States

   

Location: Pleasanton, CA

Company Profile:
Since the introduction of the first Philips light bulb more than 120 years ago, innovation and a people-centric approach have always been at the core of our company.