Job ID R-393449 Date posted 03/17/2021

Be part of something bigger at BD. Here, you’ll join a driven, agile engineering team working in a startup-like environment that has the backing and resources of a Fortune 500 company. In engineering, you could be involved in everything from operations, production and construction to information technology and maintenance environments, all while analyzing and developing solutions to further our engineering capabilities. You’ll use your talent and track record of solving complex problems to achieve one singular goal: advancing the world of health™. At BD, you can make a true difference of one.

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BD Life Sciences is seeking a hands-on Software Manager with team building, leadership, excellent technical and execution experience. Our software portfolio powers industry-leading, groundbreaking medical instruments. The Software Manager plays a key role in developing Software Engineering resources, processes, architecture, and tools required to design, develop, and sustain best in class enterprise grade medical device products. She/he will foster innovation, collaboration and growth. The Manager will be responsible for overseeing software development practices to yield good quality software with focus on agility and continuous improvement. She/he will be contributing to software strategy, architecture, planning, and implementation. We are looking for a highly motivated candidate who can inspire team to not only meet the challenges set by our customer needs but also key contributor to the digital transformation of the broader organization. Experience with hybrid cloud solutions in a regulated industry is a big plus.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Hire and retain talented people.

  • Be a mentor for the people on your team and help them grow.

  • Work with a team of engineers to help them succeed.

  • Foster a culture of disciplined software engineering practices to deliver highest  quality software on-time.

  • Embrace a spirit of continuous improvement of process, technology, and people.

  • Understand customer needs and contribute to software strategy and planning.

  • Provide hands-on technical leadership: architecture, design, development, and code reviews.

  • Lead the enterprise software transformation leveraging proven architectural patterns, implementing hybrid cloud solutions, industry leading DevOps practices, and creating a truly agile culture.

  • Build strong relationships with cross functional groups.

Minimum Qualifications:

Education and Experience:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or Life Sciences related field. Master's degree strongly preferred.

  • Minimum of 10 years' industry experience developing production quality software, preferably in the medical device space.

  • Minimum of 2 years' experience building, leading engineering teams, delivering high quality software for customers.

  • Excellent problem-solving, clear communication and coordination skills.

  • Proven experience introducing Agile methodology and/or Scrum Master certification preferred.

  • Experience with instrument control, and real-time data acquisition and data display preferred.

  • Experience in Angular, JavaScript, DevOps, Hybrid Cloud, Azure, Docker, Kubernetes, Big Data, C# and .NET Frameworks (or similar technologies) and APIs.

Becton, Dickinson and Company is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We do not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, age, sex, creed, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, marital or domestic or civil union status, familial status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetics, disability, military eligibility or veteran status.


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BD is one of the largest global medical technology companies in the world and is advancing the world of health™ by improving medical discovery, diagnostics and the delivery of care. BD helps customers enhance outcomes, lower costs, increase efficiencies, improve safety and expand access to health care.

As a new employee what I like most about BD are the many learning and professional developmental opportunities for growth offered. It is good to know that there are so many resources to choose from.

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Michael Carrano
Senior Program Manager

BD is full of passionate, loyal, and driven people that have a common goal of advancing healthcare without sacrificing quality or service.

Justyna Zielinska
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