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Philips Sr. Manager, Software Development in Fitchburg, Wisconsin

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In this role, you have the opportunity to

Lead key Software Application efforts and drive development for a best in class Radiation Therapy cancer care.

You will be leading Philips Radiation Oncology Systems (PROS) software function for the US and work in close collaboration with the other Philips Radiation Oncology functions to develop Radiation Therapy planning software and platform. You will be part of our global Radiation Oncology team modernizing and creating new solutions, connecting Philips’ strengths in diagnostics, imaging, therapy follow-up and therapy planning.

https://www.usa.philips.com/healthcare/solutions/radiation-oncology/radiation-treatment-planning

You are responsible for

  • Managing PROS SW development function in US consisting of software and platform developers, software architects, and localization specialists located in Fitchburg and Cleveland

  • Acting as a function lead to continuously improve your function’s efficiency and quality by driving utilization of modern software development practices, platforms and tools, good architecture, and agile development culture

  • Developing software skills of your group including recruiting of new talent

  • Managing outsourced software development

  • Driving good architectural design and guiding architects in technology choices and refactoring of legacy code

  • Improving and adapting best SW development practices, processes and tools suitable for ensuring efficiency and quality including the evidence required in the regulated medical device development

  • Supporting programs by ensuring predictable SW development planning minimizing technical and schedule risks

  • Collaborating with internal and external stakeholders to acquire technical or customer knowledge, and system related information required to design, develop, and test software deliverables interoperable with our other Radiation Oncology and Oncology solutions

  • Actively participating in the work needed to consistently improve, grow, and evolve the results of your group

  • Be an inspirational catalyst for your development team

You are a part of

A global R&D team that creates products and solutions for the Radiation Oncology customer. You contribute to a portfolio of solutions to help enable a confident path to treatment. In this team you will be taking Pinnacle3, known and trusted by our wide installed base to be fast, accurate and flexible planning tool, to a new era of personalized intelligent cancer care.

Pinnacle3 radiation therapy planning product, has its integration to the key areas of imaging and simulation, treatment planning, and tumor follow-up and response.

To succeed in this role, you should have the following skills and experience

  • Bachelor in Computer Science or in related engineering field, advanced degree preferred

  • Minimally 3+ years of hands-on technical leadership and people management experience within an application as a product business line

  • Must have 8+ years of prior hands-on experience in SW development and testing, with modern programming languages and associated systems. (e.g. C/C++, Java, .NET Core, python, full stack web-technologies and Linux/Unix/Windows)

  • SW architecture skills and familiarity to modern SW architectures (e.g. service oriented architecture, RESTful architecture)

  • Modern SW tools and approaches such as: CI/CD, TFS, test automation, test driven development, etc.

  • Agile methodology and SAFe experience is desired

*Company relocation benefits are provided for this position.

*US work authorization is a precondition of employment. The company will not consider candidates who require sponsorship for a work-authorized visa.

In return, we offer you

Engagement within the advancing industry of Medical Technology and cancer care. A key position to drive next stage of fast, accurate and interactive treatment planning and its integration to whole cancer care continuum within our global organization.

Why should you join Philips?

Working at Philips is more than a job. It’s a calling to create a healthier society through meaningful work, focused on improving 3 billion lives a year by delivering innovative solutions across the health continuum at http://www.philips.com/b-dam/corporate/corporateblog/2016/PhilipsChronicDisease_5.jpg . Our people experience a variety of unexpected moments when their lives and careers come together in meaningful ways. Learn more by watching this video .

To find out more about what it’s like working for Philips at a personal level, visit the Working at Philips page at http://www.philips.com/a-w/careers/healthtech/working-at-philips/working-at-philips.html on our career website, where you can read stories from our employee blog at http://www.usa.philips.com/a-w/our-people/life-at-philips.html . Once there, you can also learn about our recruitment process at http://www.philips.com/a-w/careers/healthtech/philips-recruitment-process.html , or find answers to some of the frequently asked questions at http://www.philips.com/a-w/careers/healthtech/faq.html .

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