Manager Software Engineering - Transport Automation

March 21, 2021

The Manager of Software Engineering plays a critical role in leading our Transport Automation Software team, ensuring a high performing team and critical customer support in our flagship business.

Short Facts

  • Denver, CO
    Denver, CO, USA
  • Software Development
    Software Development
  • Regular/ Permanent/ Full-time
    Regular/ Permanent/ Full-time

Your collaboration

  • Able to perform and demonstrate root cause analysis practices for customer issues using Java, C#, C++.
  • Able to develop solutions using state of the art software engineering principles to include object-oriented programming, design patterns.
  • Works well with customers and engages to resolve PTS issues, will interface with facilities, IT organization and hospital management as applicable. Proven experience to manage the customers management chain allowing engineering to resolve technical problems.
  • In depth understanding of Agile and Scrum process for software development
  • Lead an engineering team to provide Tier 3 software support to PTS customers, owner of Tier 3 process, KPI’s, reporting and prioritizing
  • Setting up and maintaining Tier 3 on call service
  • Lead the sustaining software engineering team to provide software solutions for customer issues resulting in release of hot fixes and service packs
  • Lead Network engineering to provide IT customer product support for our sales and marketing organization
  • Lead IT Security for the PTS product, defining a multiyear security roadmap for PTS deployment in a hospital IT domain as well as roadmap issues for security across the general IT structure

Your competence

  • BS of Engineering, software, electrical or mechatronics.
  • 5 years of software engineering experience
  • 3 years engineering management experience leading teams 2-5 engineers
  • Proven engineering leadership capability developing and mentoring engineering team
  • Strong written and verbal communication up down and across the organization as well as to customers
  • Project manage critical Tier 3 customer issues
  • Basic understanding of business finance and business case development
  • Experience with software tools / methods used at Swisslog to include but be limited to:
    • Visual Studio & Eclipse
    • Programming languages: C#, Java, C++
    • Team Foundation Services
    • Jira
    • Object Oriented Programming
    • Real-Time Systems
  • Data analysis
  • Root cause analysis, 8D and 5 Why
  • Design Failure Mode Effect Analysis, DFMEA
  • Familiar with product testing and validation
Desirable but not Essential:
  • 6 sigma green belt / black belt
  • Experience with control system design
  • Experience with the health care industry
  • Data analytics experience
  • Familiar with IT security
  • Familiar with CMMI or SPICE software development processes

Clarity on your path

At Swisslog Healthcare, we are constantly looking for people who shape and develop our company. We offer exciting opportunities to learn, develop and lead change. You benefit from clear communication and development plans that are aligned with your personal strengths and our common goals. Enjoy many other benefits that we are constantly reviewing and expanding.

Modern Work Environment
Wellbeing Initiatives
Retirement Plans
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Our commitment

We use automation to make a difference in hospitals and healthcare facilities. 1,200 dedicated employees in more than 3,500 facilities around the world are already relieving the burden on staff and giving them more time for patient care activities. With the latest technologies in the field of medication management, we are taking responsibility for shaping tomorrow's healthcare system to improve patient care and increase medication safety.

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