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Software Firmware Engineer II in Miami, Florida at Beckman Coulter Diagnostics

Date Posted: 12/1/2018

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Job ID: BEC013162

About Us

Beckman Coulter Life Sciences develops, manufactures and markets products that simplify, automate and innovate complex biomedical testing.  For more than 80 years our products have been making a difference in peoples' lives by improving the productivity of medical professionals and scientists, supplying critical information for improving patient health, and delivering trusted solutions for research and discovery.  Beckman Coulter Life Sciences serves customers in research institutions that study complex biological problems, including causes of disease and potential new therapies or drugs, as well as research, production and quality control environments within biopharmaceutical companies.  For more information please visit
Beckman Coulter Life Sciences is a Danaher Corporation operating company.


We are seeking a Software/Firmware Engineer with hands-on C++/C# programming skills and exceptional systems engineering experience. This person will be responsible to Designs, develops, troubleshoots and debugs software programs for software enhancements and new products of laboratory software systems. Develops software tools including operating systems, utilities, databases and Internet-related tools. Develops software applications, user interfaces, databases and embedded software.
•Be a key contributor on the software engineering team that develops software for commercial products and in-house research.
•Prototype, design, implement and maintain software applications.
•Participate in cross-functional project teams to resolve software issues.
•Work with multi-discipline teams on new production introduction project while adhering to software development and source control processes.
•Develop, design, and implement Windows applications.
•Document software; write technical specifications for interfaces and testing.

Job Requirements


•Bachelor degree in Software Engineering, Computer Science or related field with no less than 2+ years of experience, or a Master’s/PhD degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering or related field.
•Experience designing and developing .NET-based solutions and experience with WinForms and/or WPF, Visual C++, Visual C#, MFC and WCF.
•Excellent communication skills. Ability to interface with various internal and external stakeholders.
•Experience in Agile development processes and philosophies.
•Ability to work well with people and be both highly motivated and motivating.
•History of driving project execution and timely delivery while ensuring a quality focus.
•Ability to work in a fast-paced, and often ambiguous environment where continuous improvement is a way of life.
•Experience with OOA/OOD development methodologies and design patterns a plus.
•Experience with embedded development a plus.
•Experience in software code management a plus.
•Understanding of software development processes for a regulated environment (ISO9000/FDA) a plus.
•Experience in medical device design & development a plus.
•Experience in IVD instrumentation, such as clinical chemistry, immunoassay, hematology, urinalysis, molecular, microbiology or flow cytometry systems a plus.

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 67,000 associates is united by a common culture and operating system, the Danaher Business System, which serves as our competitive advantage. We generated $18.3B in revenue last year. We are ranked #162 on the Fortune 500 and our stock has outperformed the S&P 500 by more than 1,200% over 20 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.


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