Senior Real-Time Software Engineer

Job Description

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Corindus Vascular Robotics, Inc., a Siemens Healthineers Company, is a global technology leader in robotic-assisted vascular interventions. The company's CorPath® System is the first FDA-cleared medical device to bring robotic-assisted precision to percutaneous coronary and vascular procedures. With the CorPath System, Corindus Vascular Robotics brings robotic precision to interventional procedures to help optimize clinical outcomes and minimize the costs associated with complications of improper stent placement with manual procedures. For more information, please visit

Position Summary

The Senior Real-Time Software Engineering position will be a part of the development team for the next generation product focused on remote robotics. You will develop real-time robotic software, changing the future of healthcare. You should have demonstrated experience in OS configuration, optimization, and driver development in medical device, robotics, or instrumentation. Ideal candidates will include those who have designed and implemented real-time software for a medical robotics technology platform, communication interfaces and image processing.  This is a collaborative opportunity where the individual will work with other engineering disciplines, product management and clinicians.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Responsible for developing real-time software for medical robotic control.

  • Architect, design and implement real-time software using development best practices, including continuous software testing.

  • Provide and maintain domain expertise of relevant software technologies and products.

  • Utilize novel software technologies to advance business goals.

  • Generate software requirements documents, design specifications, and software test protocols.

    Desired Skills and Experience

  • BS Degree in Computer Science, Robotics or other related technical area required, MS preferred

  • 7+ years of experience designing and developing complex software for medical devices

  • Strong C, C++ skills required

  • Strong experience with RTOS, such as QNX, WindRiver, or Linux required

  • Experience with writing drivers for RTOS preferred

  • Strong skills in Object-Oriented Design and Analysis, with the use of UML preferred

  • Experience with hard real-time, high availability systems preferred

  • Experience with real-time communication using field bus protocols preferred

  • Experience with Unit testing and software Verification and Validation processes preferred

  • Experience with Atlassian tools, and Git or Mercurial preferred

  • Experience developing devices in a regulatory environment, applying standards such as ISO and IEC for SDLC preferred

  • Experience working in an Agile development environment preferred

  • Strong communication skills preferred

  • Ability to travel up to 10% required


    At Siemens Healthineers, we value those who dedicate their energy and passion to a greater cause. Our people make us unique as an employer in the med-tech industry. What unites and motivates our global team is the inspiration of our common purpose:  To innovate for healthcare, building on our remarkable legacy of pioneering ideas that translate into even better healthcare products and services. We recognize that taking ownership of our work allows both us and the company to grow. We offer you a flexible and dynamic environment and the space to move beyond your comfort zone to grow both personally and professionally.


    If you want to join us in transforming the way healthcare is delivered, visit our career site at


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    As an equal-opportunity employer we are happy to consider applications from individuals with disabilities.

Job ID: 186836

Organization: Siemens Healthineers

Company: Siemens Corporation

Experience Level: Experienced Professional

Job Type: Full-time

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