In this role you will ensure successful project execution by defining and coordinating software activities across one or more projects. Emphasis is on supporting software development teams using scrum/SAFe techniques and representing the software development organization in cross-functional project activities. A DAY IN THE LIFE The Senior Software Project Engineer is responsible for providing technical software leadership in the development of cutting edge products used in the medical field. Specific responsibilities include: Software team leadership: Coordinate SW efforts across the project lifecycle. Supervise the software team, including software contractors: Assign SW-related roles/responsibilities, including documentation. Develop SW milestones to be included in overall project schedule. Provide performance feedback through appropriate management chain. Gather SW estimates, track progress, report progress to project team. Ensure adherence to scrum/SAFe practices. Ensure design reviews occur where appropriate. Ensure code reviews occur where appropriate. Ensure software prototypes are developed where appropriate. Participate in software requirement development and reviews. Participate in safety-risk management reviews. Identify opportunities to further develop expertise of team in SW domain and clinical domain. Lead any special software process improvements. Project Core Team member: Attend core team meetings. Single point of contact for SW-related topics. Communicate SW technical details cross-functionally and ensure the implication of SW features and change is understood. Collaborate with other technical leads (ME, EE, etc.) Software domain expert: Understand SW architecture, libs, etc. Contribute to technical road mapping. Identify opportunities for new software technologies. In-depth understanding of clinical domain and customer focus: Provide software product expertise. Understand customer environment, customer needs. Understand how Medtronic products meet customer needs. Act as customer advocate. Contribute to product roadmap. Requirements Development: Work with System Engineering to define and document SW requirements. Ensure correctness and consistency of SW requirements. Work with Test Engineering to ensure test protocols verify the requirements. Occasional domestic and international travel may be required. All activities must be performed in compliance with the Quality System. Perform duties in compliance with environmental, health and safety related site rules, policies or governmental regulations. Travel requirement: 10-20% MUST HAVE MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS: EDUCATION REQUIRED BS/BA in Engineering or Computer Science YEARS OF EXPERIENCE REQUIRED 4+ years of software development experience with BS / BA 2+ years of software development experience with MS / MA SPECIALIZED KNOWLEDGE Software development experience, including planning, estimation, and requirements management Experience with agile practices such as scrum and SAFe. Excellent written, verbal, and interpersonal communication skills Proven leadership skills and mentoring capabilities Ability to work in a team environment with a variety of personalities Broad understanding and experience across the software discipline NICE TO HAVE: Software development experience in the medical industry or other regulated industry Scripting language (Python, Perl, Shell) experience Unix/Linux experience Expert knowledge of software design including OOA/OOD and design pattern Expert developing GUI applications Experience building medium to large size C++ applications/libraries Expert knowledge of modern, iterative software design processes and development practices including Agile, SAFe and test-driven development Expertise in one or more of the following: STL, Qt, Boost, XML, XML schemas, OpenGL, Direct3D 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 physical demands described within the Responsibilities 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. For Office Roles: While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to be independently mobile. The employee is also required to interact with a computer, and communicate with peers and co-workers. Contact your manager or local HR to understand the Work Conditions and Physical requirements that may be specific to each role. (ADA-United States of America) We look for bold ideas and fresh insights - that's what drives innovation. Come drive the future of healthcare with us. Engineering The opportunity to invent. The benefit of joining a leader. The power to improve lives. You ??ll find all that and more here. Join us in our challenge to make global healthcare more affordable and accessible. Your insight and oversight will help us create solutions that change the world. Our mission ??to alleviate pain, restore health, and extend life ? is more than a statement. It ??s a belief that our employees live every day. Join us, and bring the power of your unique point of view to our culture of collaboration and innovation. ??The mission to improve access to healthcare globally is something we are all very proud to work hard toward achieving. Great people, fun atmosphere, big city salaries. The CEO is fantastic - he is a very clear communicator of the mission and is truly dedicating his life to achieving it. ? ??Smart and committed coworkers. Mission driven. Good benefits. Good long term career opportunities. Company is large enough that you can always find interesting projects to work on. ? ??Knowing that everyday your work helps to save lives makes it great place to work. Training on lean practices, quality and other. Excellent peers. ? 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