BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company) Staff Software Engineer: Mobile Applications in Durham, North Carolina
Job Description SummaryBD, a leading global medical technology company that makes and sells medical devices, instrumented systems and reagents, is dedicated to improving people's health throughout the world. The Company has been instrumental in combating many of the world's most pressing diseases. Founded in 1897 and headquartered in Franklin Lakes, New Jersey, BD employs nearly 50,000 associates in approximately 50 countries throughout the world. The Company serves healthcare institutions, life science researchers, clinical laboratories, industry and the general public. BD is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.
This role is in Digital Health, a group within BD Diabetes Care (BDDC) which is one of the fastest growing and most patient-connected Business Units with the company. The BDDC business unit is unique in that it focuses on one important disease state which is a threat to world health. The growth strategy includes strengthening our leadership position in diabetes drug delivery devices with cutting-edge technology. We are committed to easing the burden and making health care affordable for people living with diabetes worldwide.
Within Digital Health, you will have the opportunity to play a vital role in a new product initiative and make a lasting impact in the Diabetes Care market and be a key contributor to BD's future growth. You will also have the advantage of combining the best of both worlds; the agility and creativity of a start-up environment, and the backing and resources of a Fortune 500 company. We are looking for highly innovative, passionate, and talented individuals to join our team. If you want to develop revolutionary products for the Diabetes Care market, please join us.
As a Staff Software Engineer joining our Mobile Applications team, you will be responsible for designing and delivering key features within our mobile application. You will own significant software functionality and features of our cross-platform app framework.
Why Is This Role Critical?
This role will be directly responsible for reducing the burden of diabetes for our users through the application of cutting-edge software and technology. What you build will be used by millions of users worldwide. Your focus on lean software practices and delivering quality products will be critical in the success of Digital Health and our mission of transformation. You will be making a real difference in people’s lives.
Key Roles and Responsibilities
Be a core hands-on contributor to BD’s mobile digital platform and applications.
Be a technical leader, expert resource to product teams, and mentor to junior developers.
Work closely with internal and external experts to integrate complex algorithms into a mobile app.
Develop a high quality and smooth consumer user interface and experience for all users.
Adopt a lean start-up approach to building and testing new product concepts for mobile apps and smart devices. Implement an early feedback loop to enable continuous learning and iteration for ventures, products and services.
Continually improve the BD UI framework and its capabilities with a focus on consumer delight.
Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related field
5+ years of experience building quality software
3+ years of experience with Xamarin or combination of native mobile and C#
Experience with agile, lean practices and methodologies
Hands on experience with mobile application development (native iOS, native Android, or cross platform framework)
Hand on experience delivering delightful consumer UI to the App Store/Play Store
Additional and Preferred Skills and Qualifications
Ability to work in a startup-like, fast-paced environment
Ability to work both independently and in a team-oriented collaborative environment
Passion for technology and delivering useful and pleasing products to a consumer base
Excellent written and oral communication skills
Results-oriented: Track record of shipping software to end users
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
Primary Work LocationUSA MA - Andover
Additional LocationsUSA NC - Durham (Tripath Oncology)
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, or any other protected status.