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Software Engineer in Sunnyvale, California at Cepheid

Date Posted: 5/9/2019

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Job Description

Job ID: CEP003593

About Us

At Cepheid, we are passionate about improving healthcare through faster, more accurate diagnostic tests. With our GeneXpert® System, we’ve taken the most sophisticated molecular technology and packaged it into an automated, easy-to-use format that has quickly become the platform of choice worldwide. From the largest laboratories to small physician offices, our game-changing solution delivers critical answers when clinicians and patients need them most. Through strong molecular biology capabilities and ongoing product innovation, we are focused on developing tests for healthcare-associated infections, sexual health, critical infectious disease, virology, and oncology applications. Come join our vision for a better way and help make life better for us all! For more details, visit us at or follow us on Twitter (@CepheidNews).


Cepheid is looking for a Software Engineer to join our product software team developing molecular diagnostics applications using Java and Angular predominantly. You will be a member of the software team responsible for designing, developing, testing, and implementation of Cepheid next generation software products.

Essential Job Responsibilities:

- Design, develop, troubleshoot and debug software products using Java and Angular.

- Maintain robust software applications by participating in software debugging and testing.

- Adhere to software development and source control processes.

Job Requirements


Minimum Qualifications

Bachelor’s degree with 0-2 years of related work experience.

What We Are Looking For:

A BS in Computer Science, or other STEM majors (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math); or equivalent combination of education and experience to perform at this level.

- Team player with good communication skills

- Strong problem solving skills, attention to details

- Ability to learn quickly and contribute to team projects

- Good knowledge of OO Programming

Danaher Corporation Overview

Danaher is a global science & technology innovator committed to helping our customers solve complex challenges and improve quality of life worldwide. Our world class brands are leaders in some of the most demanding and attractive industries, including life sciences, medical diagnostics, dental, environmental and applied solutions. Our globally diverse team of 71,000 associates is united by a common culture and operating system, the Danaher Business System, which serves as our competitive advantage. We generated $19.9B in revenue last year. We are ranked #162 on the Fortune 500 and our stock has outperformed the S&P 500 by more than 5,200% over 25 years.
At Danaher, you can build a career in a way no other company can duplicate. Our brands allow us to offer dynamic careers across multiple industries. We're innovative, fast-paced, results-oriented, and we win. We need talented people to keep winning. Here you'll learn how DBS is used to shape strategy, focus execution, align our people, and create value for customers and shareholders. Come join our winning team.
Danaher is committed to competitive compensation that typically has key components including base salary, variable annual incentive compensation based on personal and company performance, and long-term incentive.