Job ID R-481720 Date posted January 10, 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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Job Description Summary

As Beckton Dickinson Software Engineer team member you will work on production software controlling state of the art robotic systems to automate medical diagnostic instruments. You will work on current technologies and work on a high performing Agile/Scrum team. Assigned work includes full life cycle tasks: software design, development, unit testing, deployment, debugging, testing, and field support.

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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 imagination 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 transformative 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. 

Becton Dickinson Diagnostics Solutions division is looking for Software Engineers who thrive on problem solving and enjoy building great software. You will be a member of a high performing software engineering team building software for our next-generation blood culture instrument. Candidates must be self-motivated, positive, collaborative, and accountable to working as a team to deliver on commitments. The team practices Agile/Scrum and supports the full software development life cycle and adheres to a quality management system.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Works independently to specify, plan, design, develop, test and support software components as assigned.

  • Works with team to establish necessary requirements specifications and test plans for software product validation.

  • Contributes to project schedule generation including scope of work, duration of tasks, and order of execution.

  • Responsible for translating requirements into design and implementation of well-structured and documenting software

  • components.

  • Presents/Participates in design reviews and code inspections.

  • Implements solutions to assigned defect issues.

  • Anticipates system faults, failure modes, and unusual events, making sure the software adequately mitigates identified risks.

  • Develops automated unit test cases to assure software meets the design criteria.

  • Monitors work progress against schedule commitments, reports progress to leadership in a timely fashion, including when work will not be completed according to schedule milestones.

Education and Experience

  • BS degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or a related Engineering discipline

  • Minimum of 5 years' work experience with GUI development (Angular preferable)

  • Minimum of 5-years’ work experience using C#

  • Minimum of 5-years’ work experience with C# - ASP.NET MVC development.

  • Minimum of 3-years’ work experience with MS SQL database design and access

  • Minimum of 2-years’ work experience with AngularJS 2+

Required Knowledge, Skills and Attributes

  • Experience with C# ASP.NET MVC development

  • Experience with HTML, CSS, TypeScript, JavaScript

  • Experience with JavaScript Frameworks such as Angular 2+, Bootstrap, JQuery

  • Experience with MS SQL Server and Entity Framework

  • Experience with Visual Studio

  • Action oriented with a focus on results

  • Demonstrated positive work ethic with a strong commitment to achieving project goals

  • Excellent written and oral communication and interpersonal skills are essential


  • Experience with Agile Scrum

  • Experience working in a regulated (FDA) environment with medical instrumentation

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 MD - Sparks - 7 Loveton Circle

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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.

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