Philips Software Architect in Gainesville, Florida

Your Challenge

Software Backend Architect is responsible for performing highly complex and technical activities relating to software design, development, and documentation, with emphasis on database design and backend services.

Your Responsibilities

  • Design, implementation, and evaluation of database and persistence technologies for use in Clinical Solutions projects

  • Rapid prototyping, iteration & refinement to help solidify user requirements.

  • Development of “clean code” that adheres to industry standards of professional coding patterns, form, and styles

  • Perform state-of-the-art product development activities, with an emphasis on the “back-end” (including database design, performance, and security)

  • Support all phases of the development of desktop and web-based applications

  • Develop test plans, testing framework, & test protocols to support verification and validation activities of medical devices

  • Support internal customers within the business such as manufacturing, service and customer service

Your Team

We have a dynamic and rewarding career opportunity Software Backend Architect in Gainesville, Florida.

Invivo Corporation, a subsidiary of Philips Healthcare and world leader in MRI coils and related accessories, is looking to expand its Gainesville, FL team. Our vision is to deliver clinical solutions to our customers, whether indirectly through Original Equipment Manufacturers of MRI scanners, or directly to clinical MRI users. Our history is grounded in the expert development of MRI coils and more recently in the development of integrated clinical solutions like Functional MRI and the DynaCAD breast imaging system. Research and advanced development are at the core of the future of the MRI field and are a key part of Invivo's strategy for growth.

Our Offer

At Philips, we are driven by our mission to improve the lives of 3 billion people per year by 2025, and every day we move closer to achieving our goal by creating cutting-edge solutions that lead to confident diagnosis, improved care, and increased quality of life for patients. Thanks to our employees who share our passion for improving lives, we are at the forefront of the Healthcare industry leading in image guided interventions, ultrasound, patient monitoring, cardiology informatics, sleep therapy and respiratory care.

Named one of the Top 50 Happiest Companies in America in 2013, we enable our employees to create a legacy in life through their work and support their development through people-centric learning, total rewards and personalized development planning programs.


  • Bachelor degree in Computer Science or equivalent and 10+ years of Software Development experience

  • Mastery of database theory, design, and implementation

  • Mastery of Microsoft SQL Server & WCF

  • Strong object-oriented programming skills, C#, C+- Experience with Microsoft Entity Framework

  • Significant experience with distributed and client/server architectures

  • Mastery of the development tools including MS Visual Studio, Git, Gitflow

  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written

Preference given to:

  • Master’s degree in CS or equivalent

  • Experience with medical imaging including working knowledge DICOM

  • Experience with health informatics with HL7 and/or FHIR

  • Experience in Agile software development, continuous integration, build automation

  • Experience with software development in a regulated industry

  • Knowledge of database design and persistence engineering for distributed / client-server applications, web-applications, UI frameworks, medical informatics.

  • Advanced skill set and a proven record of innovation for troubleshooting and solving complex system problems.

  • Experience with transitioning prototypes and proof-of-concept models into regulated medical devices– requires knowledge of all phases of product realization from design through verification, validation, and the creation of a device history record.

Philips is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, genetic information, creed, citizenship, disability, protected veteran or marital status.

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