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Job Title:  Software Engineer

Req ID:  18404
Job Category:  Engineering
Country/Region:  US
State:  OH
City:  Mentor
Zip:  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

STERIS is a global leader in Infection Prevention. Join the growing Infection Prevention Technology team as a Software Engineer where you will design and develop software solutions for market leading sterilization and disinfection devices for the healthcare and life sciences industries. You will have the opportunity to implement software designs into executable code and test for functionality and performance.  Analyze and resolve software and system issues as assigned and look for innovative solutions and features for our customers.

What you will do
  • Develop safety-critical embedded software according to corporate standards and procedures mainly utilizing C/C++
  • Create and maintain software designs on variety of platforms such as Embedded Linux and RTOS platforms
  • Contribute to new product development projects and to sustaining marketed products worldwide
  • Assist in assessing new technologies, development tools, and test platforms
  • Participate in technical reviews of requirements, designs, and test methods to verify design outputs meet design inputs and identify any potential issues
  • Participate as a collaborative software project team member in an agile environment under supervision of a senior team member
  • Create and execute software unit tests
  • Review and resolve software change requests and software issues
What you need to be successful

Bachelor in Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering or Software Engineering.   (A degree in another Engineering discipline may be acceptable with proven software education and/or training and demonstrated software experience.)

• Advanced degree desirable

  • One or more years of experience in the design and development of software and firmware systems in C++ . 
  • Recent graduates will only be considered with applicable internship experience
  • Proficiency in C++ design and coding
  • Knowledge and practical experience in object-oriented analysis, design, and programming
  • A strong interest in working with embedded computers and controllers and an understanding of their constraints
  • Experience using software integrated development environments (IDEs) and tools including compiling/building, debugging, configuration management (version control), defect management, continuous integration, and code analysis tools
  • Basic ability to understand hardware interfaces captured in specifications and electrical design schematics
  • Experience in development using real-time operating systems and kernels is preferred
  • Strong communication and problem solving skills
  • A genuine desire to work and learn in a team environment is a must
  • Experience working in medical device industry or other regulated industry which require formalized software development processes and software risk management is a plus
  • Experience with ALM and software design tools a plus
  • Ability to travel up to 10% (including international)

What STERIS Offers

The opportunity to join a company that will invest in you for the long-term. STERIS couldn’t be where it is today without our incredible people. That’s why we share in our success together by rewarding you for your hard work. Hiring people who are in it for the long run with STERIS is our ultimate goal. We do this by providing competitive salaries, healthcare benefits, tuition assistance, paid-time off, holidays, matching 401(k), annual merit, and incentive plans.  Join us and help write our next chapter.




STERIS is a $3B, publicly traded (NYSE: STE) organization with approximately 12,000 associates worldwide and operates 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.

Nearest Major Market: Cleveland
Nearest Secondary Market: Akron

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