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Job Title:  Software Engineer

Req ID:  27816
Job Category:  Engineering

Plymouth, MN, US, 55447


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

The Software Engineer is responsible for the design, development and deployment of complex SQL database software intended for use as standalone databases or for use in MEDIVATORS, Cantel Medical, and STERIS medical devices. 


  • Design & development of web based software applications with SQL server for regulated medical device industry.

  • Responsible for database design from concept through database integration into final product.

  • Software development in C#, ASP.NET MVC, WPF & XAML, Entity Framework, with MS SQL Server interface.

  • Architecture & Design of User Interfaces with specialized tools & software methodologies.

  • Prepare technical requirements and software design specifications.

  • Develop and instill best practices for software development and documentation, make sure designs meet requirements, and deliver high quality work on tight schedules.

  • Provide technical support for software deployment at Beta sites and work closely with Technical services group for troubleshooting and making enhancements.

  • Lead and provide guidance in the development of prototypes, verification/validation units and product specifications, including software development plans, design documentation, input to risk analyses, and formal reviews. 

  • Establish and perform or oversee the execution of software test plans, assess device limitations and determine acceptance criteria.

  • Provide an effective bridge between software and hardware personnel and is responsible for the timely completion of the technical deliverables.

  • Work closely with embedded firmware team for systems integration.

  • Provide support to Marketing for Voice of Customer and new product launches in US and Europe.

Education Degree

  • Bachelor's Degree


  • 0-3 years related experience in software database development in a Windows XP and Windows 7 environment.

  • Proficient in C#, ASP.NET MVC, WPF & XAML, Entity Framework and Source Code Control Systems.

  • Experience in MS SQL Server, database experience and knowledge including MS SQL Server 2008 or above.

  • Exposure to Windows 7, IIS, server side deployment.

  • DevExpress software controls for ASP.NET MVC.

  • Experience in SQL design, development, verification testing and deployment.

  • Experience in online Web development, (both client side and server side) is a plus, but not required.

  • Experience in software design including OOA/OOD and design pattern within the Microsoft Visual Studio Environment.

  • Experience in developing GUI applications

  • Experience building medium to large size C++ or C# applications/libraries

  • Expert knowledge of modern, iterative software design processes and development practices including agile and test-driven development, preferred.

  • Complete understanding and wide application of technical principles, theories and concepts in the field including tools and methodologies for software design and development, configuration management, project scheduling, problem resolution and sustaining engineering for the complete software development cycle.

  • Must have excellent written and verbal communication skills in the English language.

  • Ability to work successfully both independently and in a team environment.


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 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:  27816
Job Category:  Engineering

Plymouth, MN, US, 55447

Nearest Major Market: Minneapolis

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