BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company) Digital Health Requirements Engineer in Boston, Massachusetts

Job Description SummaryDigital Health is a new business unit within Becton Dickinson charged with building innovative new product lines. The goal of Digital Health is to work alongside highly successful business units and bring software into their portfolios. Digital Health is bringing agile software practices into a leading global medical technology company - pushing the boundaries of the industry, the business and the products. Over time, Digital Health will spawn multiple products and services which enable consumer engagement, better health outcomes, and stickiness for BD products; starting in diabetes management.

The Requirements Engineer is responsible for ensuring that BD Digital Health meets the needs and expectations of our customers and stakeholders. You will be responsible for representing the voice of the customer and the vision of the product throughout the product development process and represent these to the software engineering teams to which you are assigned.

Job Description

Job Description

The Requirements Engineer works with key stakeholders from across the company to bring a voice and story to the customer feature requests, new product features and technical features that the team will develop. You will help prioritize feature development for each product release.


  • Bring your strong leadership and organizational skills to bear to maintain a steady release plan for the solution.

  • Create, order and manage the backlog of user stories and product defects to ensure that the work defined for the team is meaningful to the customer, yet realistic and attainable for the development teams.

  • Manage the requirements engineering process throughout the development life cycle, eliciting, documenting, analyzing and harmonizing functional and non-functional software requirements.

  • Act as the Product Owner in the Scrum Process

  • Support sprint planning and reviews, development estimation, and incremental feature delivery in tight collaboration with Customers, Product Managers, Engineering and Quality.

  • Lead requirements workshops and reviews in a cross-functional setting to support verification activities, traceability, and assessment/analysis of risk.

  • Facilitate scoping of product requirements and setting of business priorities to align product roadmaps and deliverables.

  • Serve as gate-keeper to ensure that software implementation complies with User Experience design (UXD) guidelines and standards for harmonized user interface/interaction, and that designs meet end-user expectations.

  • Support SW Quality in test planning by identifying testability requirements and supporting review of test cases and defects, as needed.

  • Assist in internal and end-user education, training and evaluation of feedback to support initial product rollout, as needed.

General Qualifications

  • Demonstrates advanced knowledge of requirements analysis techniques and tools.

  • Independently elicits user and business needs, translating these into product requirements through a variety of best-practice techniques, including user research, interviews and surveys, functionality analysis, and rationalization of VOC.

  • Demonstrated capacity to develop and manage product requirements, agile user stories, user needs).

  • Ability to work independently and collaborate as a member of a cross-functional team.

  • Good interpersonal skills, including customer interactions.

  • Experience with Product Risk Assessment.

  • Demonstration of good documentation practices.

  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills.

  • Ability to manage multiple projects with minimum supervision.

  • Serve as an expert within a technical area and educate others on technical issues.

  • Experience working in Lean/Agile Development Teams.

  • Experience with Microsoft Team Foundation server or similar Application Lifecycle Management (ALM) tools.

  • A minimum of 3+ years related work experience required.

  • Experience developing and managing software requirements for Business Analytics solutions.

  • Experience in mobile application development, healthcare IT systems and connected medical devices

  • Familiarity with security and privacy standards (OWASP, HIPAA, and NIST)

Primary Work LocationUSA-MA-Boston (Digital Health)

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Becton, Dickinson and Company is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We do not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, age, sex, creed, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, marital or domestic or civil union status, familial status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetics, disability, military eligibility or veteran status