Software Development Manager

WR Engineering & Manufacturing
10 Jun 2017
10 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Software Development Manager
Location: Cambridge
Salary: £50,000

Are you an experienced Software Developer? I'm looking for an experienced Software Developer who has a track record in software development and long-term experience in a medical device or diagnostic company or similar. To be considered for this position please be aware you will need to have at least three years' experience of managing a team engaged in software development in an industrial environment, ideally in the medical device or related industry!

The company are a UK manufacturer of critical care devices. Their products are used in a wide range of medical applications, enabling faster clinical decision-making and improved patient outcomes, whilst providing efficiencies that result in reduced healthcare costs.

The company mission is to continuously improve patient care and reduce healthcare costs through supplying healthcare professionals with innovative, real time point of care diagnostic and monitoring products.


* Take responsibility for all Software Development activities within the Medical companies R&D.
* Contribute to company research and development activities.
* Identify and interface with suppliers.
* Manage requirements traceability for company projects, software development activities, software validation activities, external software development projects.
* Collaborate with other team members on internal and external development projects.
* Maintain the software version control and configuration management database within the group.
* Contribute to other aspects of the research and development activities & product specifications.
* Participation in design and risk reviews.
* Co-ordinate and support of the Company's product development, operations and marketing activities and facilities as requested from time to time.
* Project related (or departmental budget) financial management.


* A significant track record in the software development and validation in medical devices using C# on a Windows 7 platform
* A significant track record of team leadership in software development and validation of medical diagnostic equipment, ideally using SCRUM / Agile methodologies
* Significant experience of requirements traceability management in the contact of medical diagnostic equipment ideally using IBM Rational DOORS
* Experience of managing a team engaged in software development.
* Experience in managing or working within cross functional development teams.
* Experience in the use of automated software testing systems.
* Ability to capture requirements by working with subject matter experts.
* Ability to work under time pressure to hit a deadline.
* Experience in developing and validating software with external contractors.
* Familiarity with applicable medical device development standards (IEC62304)
* Experience of correcting software quality issues, preferably with a large customer base.
* Familiarity with relevant medical standards and quality systems (IEC13485)

Education and experience:

* Post-graduate degree in Software Engineering, Electronics, Physics, Chemistry, Engineering or a related discipline.
* Experience of working with quality systems e.g. ISO 13485

Do not delay apply now!!

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