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Company Medtronic
Job Title Principal Software Engineer
JobId 40370
Location: Hyderabad, IND

Principal Software Engineer


Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh, India

Requisition #:


Post Date:

5 days ago

**Careers that Change Lives**

Be a part of the
Medtronic Engineering and Innovation center (MEIC) in Hyderabad by applying
your skills to the growth, development and sustaining efforts of Medical
Devices products within the center.

We value what makes you unique. Be a part of a
company that thinks differently to solve problems, make progress, and deliver
meaningful innovations

**A Day in the Life**

As a member of the MEIC you will collaborate
with the broader Medical Devices engineering teams in the US, clinical and
commercial teams. You will enable design development of medical
devices/products and the associated infrastructure capability building
elements in close conjunction with the Global teams.

is a world leader in providing health care products that benefit individual’s
well-being. Our organization contributes directly to this mission; we deliver
software for Medtronic’s projects, including embedded Software, firmware and
mobile apps.

business is growing significantly as the market demands reliable medical devices
which look and feel more like consumer devices. As a result, we need a software
engineer who will ensure we deliver the best software on-time and with high
quality for our products.

+ You will lead the delivery of verificationservices to complex firmware/embedded software application and hardwareproducts within the company

+ You will ensure the devices are tested inadherence to the applicable regulation (FDA/ISO13485) and best practices

+ You will implement hardware projects as wellas develop strong partnerships with other technical resources.

+ You will ensure all Verification projectdeliverables adhere to appropriate FDA and EU regulatory requirements formedical devices and ensure any Field Correction Orders issued are managed andresolved

**Must Haves**

+ Masters or Bachelor’sdegree inElectrical Engineering with 15+ years of industry experience including 5+ yearsin Medical Device development is MUST

+ A minimum of 5+ years in the medical devicepreferably electro-mechanical medical device field

**Key Technical Competencies**

+ Architects and implements automated solutionsacross all stages of Medical Device SDLC. In case of existing frameworks,should be able to analyze and enhance the existing frameworks.

+ Experience in Test Framework designing /automation testing

+ Expert in software engineering best practicesfor embedded software development, SW VV.

+ Interpret, understand and provide feedback onsoftware requirements for a project. Perform requirement analysis to determinecompleteness and compliance with software system.

+ Ability to work with requirement managementtools.

+ Process champion who provides vision andleadership in architecting the software test development lifecycle for theproduct development organization overall.

+ Pursues industry best practices andtechnology trends. Collaborates with industry thought leaders.

+ Recognized as the organization’s leader inapplying new technology.

+ Provides vision and assures the organizationis an early adopter of industry innovations.

+ Recognized as a technical Architect ofsoftware test development methods for safety critical, fault tolerant real-timesoftware, and current embedded system technologies.

+ Skilled in leading cross-functional top-downand bottoms-up risk analysis sessions

+ Experience in FMEAs for multiple disciplines:electrical, mechanical and software

+ Demonstrated strong communicator, verbal andwritten, across all levels of the organization as well as cross functionally

+ History of demonstrating ability to be anextensive multi-tasker, and problem solver with high energy levels and strongorganizational abilities.

+ Must be organized and attentive to details,and must have strategic and tactical thinking.

+ Must communicate effectively in English, bothoral communications and written communications in English.

+ History of problem solving, priority setting,customer focus, and driving for results.

+ Hands-on Experience with FDA regulated (IEC62304) Software Development required, 1SO 14971 risk management to medicaldevices, ISO13485 qualitymanagement system, and Expert knowledge ofFDA regulations strongly preferred.

**Key Leadership Competencies**

+ Coaches others on how work groups relate/interact and howtheir work contributes to Medtronic's products

+ Role models adapting work process toaccommodate change and ensure productivity during times of change.

+ Sets meaningful personal goals and helpsothers prioritize short-term activities around work team/functionalpriorities

+ Identifies the root cause of complex problemsand solves them by determining the most appropriate procedure to implement

+ Demonstrates accountability for one’s owndecisions, and is able to articulate rationale without being defensive. Viewsmistakes as learning opportunity and supports an environment of continuousimprovement.

+ Effectively solicits and shares complexinformation within and across work teams, stating own point of view even whendifficult or unpopular; listens effectively

**Nice to Haves**

+ Verification service lifecycle; plan,realize, deliver and own System Component (HW and SW) level verificationimplementation, analysis and reporting

+ Creation and maintenance of test automationto support regression testing

+ Using metrics to collect quantitative projectdata

+ Utilization of quantitative statisticaltechniques

+ Experience with Risk Management reviews

+ Certifications: Six Sigma, INCOSE -CSEP,Certified Software Quality Engineer (CSQE),ISTQB Advanced Level TestAnalyst

**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


Whatever your specialty or ambitions, you can make a difference at Medtronic -
both in the lives of others and your career. Join us in our commitment to take
healthcare Further, Together.