SW Engineering Manager for Medical Device Company


Lake Forest, CA

Industry: Medical Devices & Diagnostics


11 - 15 years

Posted 262 days ago

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?SW Engineering Manager for Medical Device Company (must have off shore management experience)  

Lake Forest, California 

Salary:$130,000.00 - $190,000.00 - US Dollars - Yearly

We are hiring for our R&D client in Southern California!

In this exciting team, we are adding a manager that will lead connectivity development and has experience managing off shore teams.

Job Description


Job Description

Lead an agile team of external SW vendors to develop Informatics software solutions for industry leading ophthalmic surgical devices.

Responsible for the entire product software development life cycle for applicable products.

Works withfellow members in the product design team to analyze target product profile, and creates software requirements traceable to system requirements.

Leads the software design on Connectivity (IHE, HL7, DICOM) and Cloud Applications (Web, Mobile), working closely with both engineers in-house and external software vendors.

Communicates statement of work, Software Engineering Development Process (SEDP), and development plan to external software vendors.

Works with project manager to assure vendor is progressing as planned and meeting milestones.

Manages technical issues raised during development process.

Works closely with Software Verification and Validation group to ensure appropriate software verification plan and procedures, and to manage deviations in validation.

Interfaces with customers and vendors as necessary



Minimum requirements

Minimum BS in computer science or related science/engineering discipline plus twelve years?experience, or MS plus ten years?experience, or Ph.D. plus eight years?experience.

Excellent written and verbal English communication skills are required.

Requires software development experience for medical devices and FDA/Global Regulations.

Minimum eight years directly leading software projects.

Requires high level of comfort with software architecture and object oriented/service-oriented design concepts. Requires experience with Agile philosophy and Scrum methodology.

Requires solid knowledge of full-stack Cloud Applications software (AWS, Analytics, Web/Mobile).

Proven ability to mentor and coach engineers in day-to-day scenarios.

Software development representative in cross-functional product teams, and can thrive in a dynamic environment with challenging schedules.

Experience managing external software vendors in completing projects.

Strong leadership, communication and interpersonal skills.

Problem solving skills and attention to detail with a strong focus on quality.

Project management experience and skills (e.g. knowledge of PM tools during the product development cycle?supports field services on complex technical issues

$130K - $190K