Sr. Manager Software Engineer in Miami, Florida at Beckman Coulter Life Sciences

Date Posted: 7/8/2018

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Job Description

Job ID: BEC010452

About Us

At Beckman Coulter, we are dedicated to advancing and optimizing the laboratory. For more than 80 years, we have been a trusted partner for laboratory professionals, helping to advance scientific research and patient care. We do challenging work on a global scale, and are invested in growing our associates’ careers. We embrace continuous improvement, and are passionate about moving science and healthcare forward.

We have a vital role at Beckman Coulter: our focus on innovation, reliability and efficiency has led us to become the partner of choice for clinical, research and industrial customers all over the world.

Beckman Coulter is a Danaher company, operating in two industries: Diagnostics and Life Sciences. 


Job Title: Senior Manager Software Engineering

Beckman Coulter Life Sciences Miami

Beckman Coulter Life Sciences is seeking a Senior Manager Software Engineering to lead the software engineering and verification team at the Miami (Kendall) office. This team primarily focuses on the development of software products for flow cytometry, sample preparation automation, and the characterization of microscopic particles. This is a very technical position for someone who enjoys dealing with science on cross disciplinary teams.

Responsibilities include:

  • Achieving goals through the work of others

  • Supervision, coaching, and career development for software and verification testing engineers

    • Performance appraisals and planning

    • Pay reviews

    • Tracking and evaluating mandatory training

    • Cross site performance calibration

  • Working with cross functional teams to plan and resource new projects

  • Managing others and applying operational or strategic management skills

  • Supporting investigations escalated from sustaining engineering

  • Representing software to other R&D functions and to Beckman Coulter Life Sciences business units


Job Requirements


Position requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree or better in Computer Science

  • 5 – 10 years programming experience

  • 5+ years supervising software engineers

  • Direct experience working with development in heavily regulated environments such as medical devices or military standards

  • Experience with agile methodologies (Scrum, etc…)

  • Excellent written and verbal communications skills

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.