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Sr. Embedded Software Engineer (C++)

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Date: Aug 1, 2022

Location: Lakewood, CO, US

Company: Terumo BCT, Inc.

Job Band:  Job Band 7 (JB7) 
Hiring Manager:  Nicholas A DiOrio 
Lead Recruiter:  Kim Attea 
State:  Colorado (US-CO) 
Country:  United States 


Our ability to grow, develop new capabilities and serve even more patients around the world depends on associates like you, who are passionate about our mission. Thank you for considering this new opportunity to further unlock your potential.

JOB TITLE: Senior Software Engineer - Embedded (Hybrid)




Under general direction, participates as high-level technical expert in design development, coding, testing, and debugging new software or significant enhancements to existing software for third party customers, project leads, and management. Works with technical staff to understand problems with software and develops specifications to resolve them. Develops and/or provides technical leadership in the development of software involving application of new technologies with significant technical risk.



  • Act as high-level technical expert, addressing problems of systems integration, compatibility, and multiple platforms
  • Contribute with a large development team in the design of highly complex software systems for internal and external customers, and is responsible for project completion as required
  • Designs, develops, operates and maintains software and firmware components and computing systems software to apply to, and integrate with engineering, scientific and manufacturing requirements
  • Independently design and develop new software products or major enhancements to existing software for internal and external customers
  • Provides functional and empirical analysis related to the design, development, and implementation of software operating systems, including, but not limited to, utility software, development software, and diagnostic software
  • Perform feasibility analysis on potential future projects to management
  • Performs and approves code and test reviews
  • Exercise considerable latitude in determining technical objectives of assignment.  Advances new techniques or advances the state-of-the-art
  • Demonstrates expert computer science fundamentals such as design patterns, data structures, OOP and software design
  • Mentors less-experienced software development staff
  • Defines software development best practices
  • Write design documents and present
  • Hybrid work environment (combination of remote & onsite work), working on embedded devices requires the ability to work in-office on occasion



  • Represent the organization as the as a key technical contact on contracts and projects. Interact with senior external personnel on significant technical matters often requiring coordination between organizations
  • May participate in the development of test strategies, devices, and systems
  • Holds self and team accountable for adherence to Agile principles and practices





Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or, equivalent of education and experience sufficient to successfully perform the essential functions of the job may be considered.



Minimum 8 years experience.

  • Must have experience with mission critical applications, preferably medical products or devices
  • Knowledge of regulatory requirements preferred



  • Possess proficiency in object-oriented engineering and applications development using C++; experience with modern C++ highly preferred (C++11/14/17)
  • Must have knowledge of unit and component level testing preferably within the Catch framework using BDD style
  • Knowledge of Agile methodologies required
  • Knowledge of Git and Jira preferred
  • Skilled in developing technical solutions to complex problems which require the regular use of ingenuity and creativity
  • Ability to use object-oriented systems composed of objects that communicate with one another using explicitly designed interfaces, and object oriented (OO) methodologies
  • Experience with embedded operating systems and tools to build those such as Yocto and/or Buildroot
  • Conducts research in design, development, testing and utilization of electronic data processing hardware and software and/or electrical components, circuitry, processes, packaging and cabinetry for CPU's and peripheral equipment
  • Work beyond routine nature of tasks, utilizing specialized knowledge and technologies
  • Individual must be team-oriented with excellent attitude and vision
  • Knowledge and use of relevant PC software applications and skills to use them effectively
  • Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing



An equivalent competency level acquired through a variation of these qualifications may be considered.



Typical Office Environment requirements include: reading, speaking, hearing, close vision, traverse, bending, sitting, and occasional lifting up to 20 pounds.


The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an associate to successfully perform the essential duties of this job.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential duties.





Target Pay Range:  $122,100.00 to $152,600.00 -  Salary to be determined by the education, experience, knowledge, skills, and abilities of the applicant, internal equity, and alignment with market data
Target Bonus on Base:  10.0


At Terumo Blood and Cell Technologies, we provide competitive total reward offerings that consist of compensation, benefits, recognition, along with a wealth of other well-being, work-life and recognition programs which support in unlocking the potential for you and your family. Included in our expansive list of benefits offerings are multiple group medical, dental and vision plans, a robust wellness program, life insurance and disability coverages, also a variety of voluntary programs such as group accident, hospital indemnity, critical illness, pet insurance and much more. To help you save for retirement, we offer a 401(k) plan with a matching contribution and for work-life balance we have vacation and sick time programs for associates. For us, it’s about protecting the personal welfare of our associates and their families, helping to achieve personal goals and offering those extra touches for convenience, security and overall peace of mind.


We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Affirmative Action Employer. All applicants will be afforded equal opportunity without discrimination because of race, color, religion, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, order of protection status, national origin or ancestry, citizenship status, age, physical or mental disability unrelated to ability, military status or an unfavorable discharge from military service.

Nearest Major Market: Denver

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