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Software Development Engineer - HPM Cambridge



Software Engineering
Cambridge, MA, USA
Posted on Friday, June 7, 2024

Job Title

Software Development Engineer - HPM Cambridge

Job Description

Software Development Engineer (Cambridge, MA)

Work as a Software Engineer in the Hospital Patient Monitoring Team, and you will be working in an Agile environment responsible for designing, developing, and testing software for our new Real-time Patient Monitoring platform, using technologies including React, GraphQL, Postgres, Kafka, and Kubernetes. Looking at the challenges the world is facing today, Philips’ purpose has never been more relevant. So, whatever your role, if you share our passion for helping others, you’ll be working towards creating a better and fairer future for all.

Your role:

  • Delivering full-stack software as a key individual contributor to this team. Coaching and mentoring a software development team focused on the creation of our next-generation patient monitoring systems.

  • Writing clear specifications, creating detailed technical designs, and implementing creative software solutions. Defining scope and problem domain in a crisp and structured way: defining the problem with stakeholders and identifying key issues.

  • Demonstrating exceptional teamwork to meet commitments to our customers. Reviewing code and providing technical feedback and direction

  • Designing and developing software components considering elasticity, scalability, reliability, interoperability, security, serviceability & networking needs

  • Delivering SW modules and components meeting the requirements, quality standards, and timelines.

  • Championing best coding practices and patterns within the team and looking for opportunities to elevate the team’s technical ability formally and informally by providing guidance and training.

You're the right fit if:

  • Bachelor's Degree or higher in Computer Science, Engineering, or a related discipline.

  • 2+ years of experience with Object-Oriented Programming and Design, C#, and .NET/Java microservices, Web Services, and Relational databases.

  • Experience with: React, GraphQL, Kafka, and Kubernetes, PostgreSQL/SQL Server, Performance tunning

  • Ability to work within a cross-functional team in an Agile development cycle focused on Designing and developing code on an agile team of Engineers using Continuous Integration/Continuous deployment technologies such as Azure and GitHub.

  • Understanding of design patterns and practical experience in applying those patterns to address fundamental challenges in large-scale, mission-critical system development and influencing software engineering best practices within the team.

  • Company relocation benefits will not be provided for this position. For this position, you must reside in or within commuting distance to Cambridge, MA.

  • You must be able to successfully perform the following minimum Physical, Cognitive and Environmental job requirements with or without accommodation for this position.

About Philips

We are a health technology company. We built our entire company around the belief that every human matters, and we won't stop until everybody everywhere has access to the quality healthcare that we all deserve. Do the work of your life to help improve the lives of others.

If you’re interested in this role and have many, but not all, of the experiences needed, we encourage you to apply. You may still be the right candidate for this or other opportunities at Philips. Learn more about our commitment to diversity and inclusion here.


This requisition is expected to stay active for 45 days but may close earlier if a successful candidate is selected or business necessity dictates. Interested candidates are encouraged to apply as soon as possible to ensure consideration.

Philips is an Equal Employment and Opportunity Employer/Disabled/Veteran and maintains a drug-free workplace.