Acelity Careers

Senior Software Engineer - Digital Wound Care

San Antonio, United States of America
Science and Engineering


Job Description

Senior Software Engineer - Digital Wound Care

Categories:  DWC

Job Summary:

As the Senior Software Engineer, you will lead a team of developers responsible for building new and support existing Digital Wound Care software solutions.  These software solutions will enhance value for clinicians, payers and the patients who receive care.  The incumbent must have the ability to prioritize well, communicate clearly, have a consistent track record of delivery and excellent software engineering skills.  Creative engineering balanced with high quality and customer focus.  Must be able to work closely with our IT, Commercial, Clinical, other Franchise teams and broader organization as we expand our digital capabilities, developing new platforms and means of patient and provider engagement.  Must be able to liaise with offshore development resources. This is an excellent opportunity for a software engineer to drive innovation while juggling multiple responsibilities at the same time.

Principle Responsibilities: (essential job duties and responsibilities)

  • Proven experience of selected programming languages (e.g. C#, C++), Microsoft ASP.NET MVC, Web API Experience and the Java/J2EE platform.
  • In-depth knowledge of relational databases (e.g. PostgreSQL, MySQL) and NoSQL databases (e.g. MongoDB).
  • Excellent understanding with various operating systems (Linux, Mac OS, Windows, IOS, Android).
  • Proven analytical and creative problem-solving abilities.
  • Participate in Source Code and Design Reviews.
  • Ability to conduct research into systems issues and products as required.
  • Proven experience with systems planning, security principles and general software management best practices.
  • Support and develop software engineers by providing advice, coaching and educational opportunities.
  • Automate tasks through appropriate tools and scripting.
  • Must exhibit pass success working with offshore development resources.
  • Previous experience working within an Agile Scrum Team.

Skills and Experiences:

  • Demonstrated experience in delivering complex business technology solutions into production, with an emphasis on web and mobile applications on various platforms.
  • Experience writing and implementing unit tests according to acceptance test-driven development practices and automating test processes
  • Proven success in a technical leadership role on projects with large-scale and global deployments.
  • Excellent problem solver.
  • Work well independently and within a team setting, including offshore teams.
  • Knowledge and demonstrated experience in system architecture, technical design, and system and software development technology following standards, best practice and modern platforms.
  • Strong understanding and experience with development and support of mission critical applications optimized to run in cloud computing environments and deliver highly scalable, reliable performance; ability to roll up sleeves and oversee trouble shooting, performance tuning as required.
  • Excellent listening, written and verbal presentation skills, strong data-based, analytical and reasoning skills, sound decision-making and organizational ability.
  • Demonstrated experience in making articulate and effective oral presentations to audiences at all levels of the business.
  • Strong technical experience in UI technologies and design, application programming interfaces and web services.
  • Keep current with advances in mobile app development, digital technology and industry trends.
  • Experience with mobile app store release process, certification and management.
  • Awareness and experience identifying Cybersecurity design threats and mitigation patterns for digital enabled platforms.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • 7 - 10 years of software development experience with at least 5 years of applicable embedded software product development experience with an emphasis on analysis, design, implementation and testing of systems using engineering best practices.
  • Demonstrable experience in full stack web application software development – front end Web UI, middle tier service layer and back end database
  • Excellent knowledge of JavaScript, jQuery, HTML, CSS, SQL, Web User Interface Design, Web Services, Object-Oriented Design and Security Principles.
  • Experience managing/leading offshore resources.
  • Experience implementing Cloud based solutions.
  • Background in the Healthcare industry with exposure to digital health and, IoT experience a plus.

Personal Attributes:

  • A team player, with an ability to collaborate efficiently to achieve team goals.
  • A process-oriented individual, with strong project management skills, who has the flexibility to thrive in a fast-paced, unstructured, dynamic organization.
  • Recognized as a leader able to inspire and motivate others through conviction, vision, and the ability to formulate and articulate direction; skilled in the analysis and definition of organization goals and objectives, direction setting and the interpretation of goals into specific tasks.
  • Must demonstrate a strong track record of delivering results.
  • Must be an analytical individual who questions why things are done and applies intelligence to resolve issues.
  • This will be an “achiever” personality with a start-up mentality who strives to resolve issues and roadblocks and meet goals on time. Will be a self-starter who maps own direction to succeed.
  • Must be comfortable with ambiguity and fast change with an ability to adapt quickly and easily.
  • Will have a strong understanding of the business and business goals and will lead to meet those goals.
  • Will value people and will build a collaborative environment that promotes teamwork.
  • Will have the background and style that elicits respect in the organization through management style, technical depth, customer service and results.
  • Strong business/relevant industry acumen with the ability to quickly and thoroughly understand business priorities, operations, and IT’s enablement potential.
  • Must have outstanding communication skills with all levels of the organization.
  • Demonstrated ability to work through influence with an apolitical style.
  • Strong personal and professional ethical values, impeccable integrity.

Education:

  • Bachelors or Masters Degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, Mathematics or 8 years of experience in a related field

The information listed above is not a comprehensive list of all duties/responsibilities performed. This job description is not an employment agreement or contract. Management has the exclusive right to alter this job description at any time without notice. Any physical and mental requirements described in 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. EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability: Acelity L.P. Inc. and its subsidiaries are an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer and give consideration for employment to qualified applicants without regard to race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, pregnancy, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, or genetic information or any other legally protected characteristic. If you'd like more information about your EEO rights as an applicant under the law, please click here: http://www1.eeoc.gov/employers/upload/eeoc_self_print_poster.pdf VEVRAA Federal Contractor

The information listed above is not a comprehensive list of all duties/responsibilities performed. This job description is not an employment agreement or contract. Management has the exclusive right to alter this job description at any time without notice. Any physical and mental requirements described in 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. EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability: Acelity L.P. Inc. and its subsidiaries are an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer and give consideration for employment to qualified applicants without regard to race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, pregnancy, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, or genetic information or any other legally protected characteristic. If you'd like more information about your EEO rights as an applicant under the law, please click here: http://www1.eeoc.gov/employers/upload/eeoc_self_print_poster.pdf VEVRAA Federal Contractor