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Job Title:  Senior Software Engineer

Req ID:  35831
Job Category:  Engineering

Mentor, OH, US, 44060


At STERIS, we help our Customers create a healthier and safer world by providing innovative healthcare and life science product and service solutions around the globe.

Position Summary

Design and develop software solutions for medical devices. Perform analyses and resolve issues using problem solving techniques to develop new and innovative solutions for our Customers. Responsible for the development and delivery of software features/functionality to one or more projects. Analyzes product/system-level requirements and translates them into software specifications and architectural solutions. Assesses technical feasibility of new product concepts. Makes recommendations for software solutions for new product development. Ensures software deliveries meet expectations via verification activities and peer reviews. Designs, implements, tests, and debugs applications according to corporate policies and business operating procedures on new and sustaining engineering projects. Works independently with minimal supervision on routine activities. Collaborates on unusual/complex issues and approval on plans and larger-scale designs. Participates in design reviews to identify issues and provide design recommendations; participates in code reviews and/or inspections to identify issues and provide feedback. Collaborates with software team members to propagate good design principles and development practices across the team. Investigates new software technologies and tools. Creates software development process documentation to include architectural documents, requirements, design, and interface specifications, and verification documentation. Performs unit and integration testing to ensure software meets specifications and expectations. Reviews and resolves software change requests and defects. Work as a collaborative team member in engineering projects. Collaborates with groups outside of direct responsibilities including other engineering groups, Quality, Regulatory, Marketing, etc. for project planning, analysis of product requirements, and to outline proposed solutions.


Duties - cont'd

Education Degree

    Required Experience

    Master’s degree in Engineering (any field), Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Software Engineering, Electrical and Computer Engineering, or related field of study AND Two (2) years of experience; the employer will also accept a Bachelor’s degree in Engineering (any field), Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Software Engineering, Electrical and Computer Engineering, or related field of study AND Five (5) Years of experience in the job offered or related occupation. Must also have demonstrated experience with:


    • Design and development of software and firmware systems;
    • Medical device industry or other regulated industry which require formalized software development processes and software risk management;
    • Object oriented programming using C++ language and programming in C language;
    • Multithreaded programming using RTOS platform;
    • Working in embedded software designs and implementation;
    • Communication and network standards: TCP/IP, HTTP, RS-232, RS-485, CAN, SPI, and I2C;
    • Development using real-time operating systems (RTOS) such as RTXC, ThreadX, or QNX;
    • Traditional operating systems such as Linux (standard or embedded), Windows (standard or embedded), or Windows CE (Embedded Compact);
    • Using software integrated development environments (IDEs) and tools including compiling or building, debugging, configuration management (version control), defect management, continuous integration, and code analysis tools.

    Preferred Experience



    STERIS is a leading provider of products and services that meet the needs of growth areas within Healthcare: procedures, devices, vaccines and biologics.  We exist to fulfill our MISSION TO HELP OUR CUSTOMERS CREATE A HEALTHIER AND SAFER WORLD. STERIS is a $3B, publicly traded (NYSE: STE) company with approximately 16,000 associates and Customers in more than 100 countries.

    If you need assistance completing the application process, please call 1 (440) 392.7047. This contact information is for accommodation inquiries only and cannot be used to check application status.

    STERIS is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  We are committed to equal employment opportunity and the use of affirmative action programs to ensure that persons are recruited, hired, trained, transferred and promoted in all job groups regardless of race, color, religion, age, disability, national origin, citizenship status, military or veteran status, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth and related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, and any other category protected by federal, state or local law.  We are not only committed to this policy by our status as a federal government contractor, but also we are strongly bound by the principle of equal employment opportunity.

    The full affirmative action program, absent the data metrics required by § 60-741.44(k), shall be available to all employees and applicants for employment for inspection upon request. The program may be obtained at your location’s HR Office during normal business hours.

    Req ID:  35831
    Job Category:  Engineering

    Mentor, OH, US, 44060

    Nearest Major Market: Cleveland
    Nearest Secondary Market: Akron

    Job Segment: Test Engineer, Software Engineer, Medical Device, Embedded, Medical Device Engineer, Engineering, Healthcare, Technology