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Senior Engineer, Software - Respiratory Health

Req #: JR - 084811 Location Bengaluru, Karnataka, India Job Category: Research and Development Date Posted: 11/10/2022

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Senior Engineer, Software - Respiratory Health

This is where you save and sustain lives

At Baxter, we are deeply connected by our mission. No matter your role at Baxter, your work makes a positive impact on people around the world. You'll feel a sense of purpose throughout the organization, as we know our work improves outcomes for millions of patients.

Baxter's products and therapies are found in almost every hospital worldwide, in clinics and in the home. For over 85 years, we have pioneered significant medical innovations that transform healthcare.

Together, we create a place where we are happy, successful and inspire each other. This is where you can do your best work.

Join us at the intersection of saving and sustaining lives—where your purpose accelerates our mission.

Your Role at Baxter:

Baxter’s Respiratory Health business unit products expand therapies to better help patients and

physicians to manage chronic or acute respiratory and cardiac diseases (COPD, CHF, etc.).  The earlier the treatment for these patients – the better the quality of life.  The $150M business portfolio includes products for airway clearance and ventilation.   

The role of Senior Software  Engineer is to make technical contribution in Sustaining engineering activities by providing technical contribution within an area of expertise to lead requirement, analysis, detailed design and verification activities for an assigned product, project or solution.  The successful candidate will possess solid “hands-on” technical abilities, an excitement and energy for product development, and a passion for their work and the impact it has on meeting the needs of patients.         

This position is based out of Bangalore and reporting to the Software Manager for Respiratory Health division of Front Line Care.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Identifies technical problems, provides innovative, creative solutions; shares technical knowledge with team.
  • Incorporates business, market, industry and competitive knowledge into technical solutions that can be readily adapted to changes in technology and/or clinical use.
  • Generates alternatives and takes reasonable risks while solving technical problems.
  • Work and collaborate closely with Project Manager to define and solve engineering changes/problems to make products that meet all performance and functional criteria within required project schedule, with minimum guidance.
  • Participate or lead in design/change reviews with the Sustaining Team and Engineering Change Board – justify design detail and collaborate with other team members
  • Completes detailed, high quality technical documentation of product designs through the generation and maintenance of design requirement specifications, engineering prints, material specifications and bills-of-materials
  • Seeks knowledge of the business, market, industry and competitive environment.
  • Uses existing engineering tools and best practices to report and track product and process metrics.
  • Challenges project teams and established work processes and proactively finds creative methods to reach desired performance levels
  • Informs others proactively about developments or issues that affect their work, and their ability to meet commitments.
  • Process and review system-level requirements and translate them into software requirements specifications.
  • Designs and implements application solutions to embedded control systems.
  • Develop test plans, then test the implemented code.
  • Document the design and generate FMEA.
  • Collaborate with internal and/or external parties in the development, improvement, and maintenance products.
  • Identify and report any quality or compliance concerns and take immediate corrective / Preventive action as needed.

Your Team:

You will be reporting to Software Manager for Respiratory Health. This position does not have any direct reports. You will need to work collaboratively with R&D and cross functions.  

Your Location:

The role is located in the BRD facility in Bangalore India. 

What You’ll Bring:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer/ Electronics Engineering, Computer Science with 5 to 10 years of work experience in embedded SW development.
  • Experience in at least one complete embedded software development life cycle from concept to release.
  • Demonstrate significant technical contribution to the projects.
  • Experience of deliver documentation on embedded software module design, test plan, test case, FMEA and task effort estimation in creating applications for embedded systems.
  • Knowledge of IoT, Cloud, Mobile App development and Cybersecurity technology will be an advantage.
  • Experience with Medical Devices and FDA Regulations will be an advantage.
  • Knowledge in programming language C, C++, knowledge with Software Design Pattern.
  • Knowledge and product development experience in embedded OS environment, such as FreeRTOS, embOS,
  • VxWorks, µC/OS or Embedded Linux, familiar with embedded application, or firmware development.
  • Experience with communication protocols and interfaces (CAN, UART, SPI, I2C, USB, TCP/IP) driver development.
  • Knowledge or experience on digital signal, analog signal, sensor interfaces, motor driver interface, PID control, network interfaces.
  • Be able to read schematics and interact with hardware engineers to understand hardware,
  • software trade-offs.
  • Strong communication (written and verbal), documentation and presentation skills.
  • Strong debugging/problem-solving skills.
  • Good teamwork skill with can do attitude.
  • Thirst to constantly learn about new technologies and ways to improve.
  • Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to work collaboratively with others in a team environment.
  • Demonstrated experience in accomplishing objectives. Able to deliver on multiple projects simultaneously
  • Self-motivated with good interpersonal skills

Reasonable Accommodations

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Amitha

Hear from Our Employees

Our company is enriched by a diverse population of individuals in more than 100 countries that work to solve, innovate, manufacture and drive better healthcare options for patients around the world.

Reagan

Meet Reagan, Senior Research Scientist in the United States

"For me, the best thing about working at Baxter is being able to do work that’s important to people—especially patients—outside of Baxter's walls. Inside our walls, I get to work with a fantastic team, and we know we're making a difference."

Karthik

Meet Karthik, Director of Renal Care R&D - Digital Health & Co-President of the Asian Leadership Network Business Resource Group, United States

"I’m excited about my role because I believe that digital initiatives can make a tremendous impact on lives by allowing people to access the same therapies and have similar care — whether in a hospital, a healthcare clinic, or the patient’s home — anywhere in the world."

Amitha

Meet Amitha, Research Associate in India

"Coming from a non-healthcare academic background, my current role has offered ample opportunities to learn a lot of new things. Leaders at Baxter are motivating, help us grow and provide a collaborative environment. The role gives me opportunities to have technical discussions with peers and subject matter experts globally, to learn interacting with customers, and manage project deadlines and deliverables. I am excited about shaping my career here at Baxter."

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