Principal Embedded Software Engineer
MedAcuity, LLC

Job Order #: 20550018

Westford, MA 01886

Full Time

40 hours per week

POSTED 3/11/2024

EXPIRES 6/9/2024

Job Description

At MedAcuity, we work at the intersection of healthcare, technology and innovation in partnership with MedTech companies and innovators to develop software-driven medical devices, robotic technology, embedded systems, and computer vision solutions. We are looking for a Principal Embedded Software Engineer with expertise in FPGA and VHDL who wants to apply their strong technical acumen, leadership skills, and problem-solving abilities to support those who develop innovative, secure, safe and reliable software to support the product development needs of our MedTech clients.

In this role, you will be a critical team member for the design, development and testing of Medical Device software products. You will define software requirements for complex systems, evaluate new frameworks, and collaborate with the team to help lead the project's technical vision. We are most excited about candidates who bring a breadth of programming experience to the table, or those who enjoy flexing in different languages when needed. Our work is collaborative and our team is focused as well as driven to meet deadlines. If continuous learning is your thing, in addition to the opportunity to work on a variety of projects, and if making a lasting impact excites you, we'd love to hear from you.

-    Perform hands-on and utilize embedded software expertise.
-    Design and develop features in FPGA and VHDL.
-    Software development using C and C++ for embedded platforms.
-    Follow the full design life cycle process including driving efforts in requirements specification,
     design activities, planning, code reviews, and creating corresponding artifacts.
-    Provide complete expert engineering solutions to impactful and high-visibility client initiatives
     and and projects.
-    Lead and mentor a team which may change for each project, comprised of talented Software
     Engineers; to promote a collaborative environment and pragmatic engineering decision-
-    Build collaborative relationships with key leaders and peers, both internally and externally,
     across the organization.

-    Strength with FPGA and VHDL design skills.
-    Expertise with analog circuitry, such as ADC, power regulation, piezo sound control, and
     electro-mechanical pump controls.
-    13+ years of combined software development background with experience coding in multiple
     programming languages such as C, C++, VHDL.
-    Demonstrated understanding of developing software in resource and memory-constrained
-    Capable of designing solutions, defining specs, creating documentation, assessing project
     timelines, and reviewing code.
-    Excellent communication skills and the ability to work with high level stakeholders and
     management teams to help guide them in their decision making process.

-    Experience with, or interest in, working in a services or consulting environment, helpful.
-    Expertise developing on embedded operating systems ? Linux, VxWorks, QNX, Integrity, other
-    Prior history working in a regulated environment such as medical device, DoD, or Aerospace
     industries is ideal.
-    Professional background in Agile / Scrum environments.
-    Production expertise in Object-Oriented design.

-    Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, or a related discipline is ideal,
     but not required.

Applicants for employment at MedAcuity, LLC are considered without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender-related identity/appearance, pregnancy, age, genetic information, national origin, status as a Vietnam Era or disabled veteran or membership in the uniformed services, physical or mental disability, or any other legally-protected classification.

MedAcuity is an equal opportunity employer.

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