Senior Embedded Software Engineer

  • Medela LLC
  • Baar, ZG, Switzerland
  • 16/08/2021
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Job Description

We are seeking a Senior Embedded Systems Engineer (m/f /d) to join our team.

Your Mission

  • Designing, developing and implementing firmware and hardware components and integrating these components into robust embedded systems for medical devices, with a focus on firmware design

  • Developing, coaching and supporting of hardware & software engineers as well as actively participate in design reviews as a subject matter expert

  • Actively participating in multiple & international project teams to drive and solve firmware & hardware related hurdles and challenges

  • Developing, guiding, coordinating and driving critical product design steps within international project teams, from requirements to production & commercial deployment, including applied sytems design, selecting robust concepts for firmware architecture, applied control design, rapid prototyping, and robust design documentation.

  • Ensuring that the required designs are available at the right time, in the required quality and at competitive costs.

  • Hands-on rapid prototyping of embedded systems, including the design of customized firmware and hardware, as well as soldering skills for quick & dirty prototypes to evaluate proof-of-concept.

  • Balancing out rapid prototyping / tinkering aspects with the discipline to maintain a project timeline and deliverables, particularly robust design documentation.

  • Applying state-of-the-art hardware / software management methods to ensure efficient collaboration and hardware / firmware quality, including firmware configuration management tools, defect tracking tools, continuous integration / continuous delivery / continuous deployment and state-of-the-art hardware / firmware review practice.

Your qualifications

  • University degree in software engineering, electrical engineering, biomedical engineering, microtechnology, embedded systems engineering or systems control engineering

  • You are proficient with C-programming based real-time applications for embedded systems and have professional expertise in the field of medical software and firmware

  • Skills in firmware design for embedded systems, including development, coding, code-reviewing, system-integration, debugging, validation / testing and documentation

  • Skills in project management, software development and verification, release and change management as well as technical documentation

  • Experience in projects, cooperation and interdisciplinary teams

  • You will communicate in English and German

  • You are characterized by structured and pragmatic work

Your opportunity

At Medela, you will be joining a global community of colleagues, united by the purpose that drives our business: helping people. Medela exists to advance human health and wellbeing through knowledge-based and innovative human milk and medical vacuum solutions.
Our employees are empowered to serve this purpose in a family-owned company that is growing rapidly around the world. We value intensive exchanges, diverse perspectives, and unbureaucratic decisions. You will have the opportunity to develop at an international level, and witness the direct impact your work has on our company’s success.

If you are interested in this opportunity, we are looking forward to receiving your application.
For this position we only consider direct applications - thank you for your understanding.