Principal Software Engineer

Boston, MA

Join an early stage company that is dramatically improving the way disease is diagnosed through software and imaging solutions that are revolutionizing treatment.

The Principal Software Engineer will be responsible for leading the design, and development of software/firmware for a new product line. Including developing system level software architecture, firmware to support various sub-systems like precision mechatronics, imaging (capture, processing, storage and transfer), communication and UI/UX design. In addition, this role requires developing test software and knowledge of software development lifecycle.

• Lead design, development and V&V activities of all software required for the launch of a new diagnostic medical equipment.
• Interface with internal and external resources in imaging, mechanical, product design, and contributors from regulatory, quality and other departments.
• Oversee development of test software, calibration software, installation procedures and documentation.
• Perform system level and sub-system level risk analysis and take steps to mitigate.
• Trouble-shoot issues with device: isolate issues in hardware or software and find root causes and solutions.
• Complete documentation in a timely manner and in accordance with IEC 62304.

Minimum Qualifications
• Bachelor Degree in Software/Computer Engineering, or equivalent.
• 7+ years of industry experience, 5+ years in embedded software development.
• Strong Linux/Unix, C/C++, Python skills with Real Time OS.
• UX design experience.
• Software verification and validation experience per medical device QMS
• Experience complying with IEC 62304 and IEC 60601-1 standards.
Inquiries and resumes to: Kathy Provost at OR 978/952-6425

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About the Author
John Compton
John has served as a Medical Device Industry Executive Recruiter, building relationships specifically in New England since 2002. He earned his BS in Mechanical Engineering from the US Military Academy at West Point, NY and is a Babson MBA. John is also a former Army Officer and US Army Ranger School Leadership Award Recipient.