Job ID R-483883 Date posted May 27, 2024

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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We are the makers of possible

BD is one of the largest global medical technology companies in the world. Advancing the world of health™ is our Purpose, and it’s no small feat. It takes the inspiration and passion of all of us—from design and engineering to the manufacturing and marketing of our billions of MedTech products per year—to look at the impossible and find ground-breaking solutions that turn dreams into possibilities. 

We believe that the human element, across our global teams, is what allows us to continually evolve. Join us and discover an environment in which you’ll be supported to learn, grow and become your best self. Become a maker of possible with us!

BD’s MMS Dispensing R&D organization is seeking aSenior Manager, Software Development Product Securityto helpdrivestrategic visionand standards around software engineeringsecurity practices and operations.


  • Leading role in defining the strategic vision, practices, and operations for product security

  • Collaborate with BD’s Product Security Office (PSO)to understand BD’s pre-market security requirements, and translate those into product level requirements

  • Establish a post-market monitoring program

  • Define and drive a short term, mid-term, and long-termsecurity engineering roadmap

  • Create, document, and drive implementation of processes that seamlessly integrate security standard methodologiesinto all stages of the SDLC

  • Operationalize and lead ongoing CVSS assessments andtriage of vulnerabilities

  • Operationalize and lead STIG reviews and POA&Mmanagement

  • Use skilled judgment in ensuring risk mitigation, effectively prioritize urgent vs. important tasks, minimize ad-hoc tasks by creating repeatable processes and raise appropriately to inform leadership of any issues

  • Assess security capabilities and gaps and recommend remedial actions or solutions that are consistent with regulatory and legal requirements as well as industry standard methodologies

  • Plan, lead, and drive the execution of complex, multi-organizational security initiatives

  • Create and maintain dashboards in JIRAand other tools to track progress and create transparency for collaborators

  • Directly engage with product engineering teams, engineering leadership, and cross-functional leaders to evangelize, coach and train associates on security processes and best practices

  • Cultivate a community of practice that promotes securityengineering

  • Demonstrate an approach toward automation and transparency

  • Demonstrate a bias for action and agile development mentality

  • Lead retrospectives to solicit feedback and promote continuous improvement

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree

  • Strong written and verbal communications skills, and comfortable communicating with all levels of an organization

  • Ability to drive through ambiguity to create clarity and understanding

  • 8 years of experience in software development

  • 3-5 years of leadership experience

  • 3-5 years of product security, Agile practices

  • 2 years experienceworking with security requirements for government clients including alignment toSTIGs and defining POA&Ms (Plan of Action and Milestones)

  • 2 years experience with application of security findings and translating to software/system requirements

  • Experience with threat analysis, response, and innovative solutions

  • Implementing closed-loop automation and digital tracking methods

  • Knowledge of cyber security analysis with the ability to adapt standards and methods to account for emerging practices 

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Master’s Degree

  • Experience with softwaredevelopment in the medical device industry or other regulated field

  • Experience with vulnerability scanning tools, penetration testing, and other security testing methodologies

  • Experience with cloud-hosted products using AWS or other public cloud providers

  • Experience with on-premises client-hostedproducts maximizing Windows OS

  • CISM, CISSP, and/or other cyber security certification

For certain roles at BD, employment is contingent upon the Company’s receipt of sufficient proof that you are fully vaccinated against COVID-19. In some locations, testing for COVID-19 may be available and/or required. Consistent with BD’s Workplace Accommodations Policy, requests for accommodation will be considered pursuant to applicable law.

Why Join Us?

A career at BD means being part of a team that values your opinions and contributions and that encourages you to bring your authentic self to work. It’s also a place where we help each other be great, we do what’s right, we hold each other accountable, and learn and improve every day.  

To find purpose in the possibilities, we need people who can see the bigger picture, who understand the human story that underpins everything we do. We welcome people with the imagination and drive to help us reinvent the future of health. At BD, you’ll discover a culture in which you can learn, grow, and thrive. And find satisfaction in doing your part to make the world a better place.  

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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, or any other protected status. 



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USA AL - Birmingham - Vestavia, USA AL - Birmingham - Vestavia, USA AZ - Nogales RLI, USA AZ - Tempe Headquarters, USA CA – Brea, USA CA - El Cajon, USA CA - Irvine Neomend, USA CA - Irvine SenoRx, USA CA - Milpitas 135, USA CA - Milpitas 155, USA CA Temecula, USA CT - Canaan, USA DC - Washington, DC, USA FL - Maitland, USA FL - Miami, USA FL - Miami - Dadeland, USA GA - Covington BMD, USA GA - Grayson, USA GA - Madison, USA IL - Carol Stream, USA IL - Oak Forest, USA IL - Vernon Hills, USA IL - Waukegan MWDC, USA IN - Plainfield, USA MA - Andover {+ 35 more}

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At BD, we are strongly committed to investing in our associates—their well-being and development, and in providing rewards and recognition opportunities that promote a performance-based culture.  We demonstrate this commitment by offering a valuable, competitive package of compensation and benefits programs which you can learn more about on our Careers Site under Our Commitment to You.

Salary ranges have been implemented to reward associates fairly and competitively, as well as to support recognition of associates’ progress, ranging from entry level to experts in their field, and talent mobility. There are many factors, such as location, that contribute to the range displayed. The salary offered to a successful candidate is based on experience, education, skills, and actual work location. Salary ranges may vary for Field-based and Remote roles.

Salary Range Information

$155,200.00 - $256,000.00

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Advancing the world of health™

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.

Zakiyyah Walker
Staff Engineer

Since joining BD, I really have liked the people I work with on a daily basis and the collaboration towards common goals.

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
Project Manager



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