• Senior Software Engineer

    Job Locations US-WA-Bothell
    Posted Date 3 months ago(9/17/2018 2:48 PM)
    Requisition ID
    Company (Portal Searching)
    FUJIFILM SonoSite
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    Senior Software Enginer, QVS   - Bothell, WA


    FUJIFILM, SonoSite, Inc . We are an innovative and high performance culture with tremendous opportunities.  People who work here are given the unique opportunity to contribute to the advancement of healthcare throughout the world.  Headquartered in Bothell, WA USA, FUJIFILM SonoSite is represented by a global distribution network in over 100 countries.  Since its inception, FUJIFILM SonoSite’s lightweight, robust products have created and led the point-of-care ultrasound market. From sophisticated urban hospital emergency rooms to clinics in austere, remote villages, FUJIFILM SonoSite systems are used by over 21 medical specialties and provide clinicians around the world with a cost-effective tool for improving patient safety and workflow efficiency. FUJIFILM SonoSite holds a number of prestigious design awards and has in excess of 145 patents.


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    Job Summary:


    Quality, Value, Sustaining (QVS) Engineering is a growing team whose mission is to improve the quality of Fujifilm SonoSite products through their life-cycle by proactively handling component and module obsolescence while strategically reducing COGS (Cost of Goods Sold). The QVS senior SW engineer will develop new SW, modify existing code bases as well as utilize their EE experience to select new or replacement components on existing products, to correct quality issues, and to reduce cost of goods sold. The QVS senior SW engineer collaborates closely with other members of the QVS team as well as with other functional teams and with project managers to execute projects on schedule. This position requires EE experience and knowledge of Unix operating systems, Windows operating systems.


    Essential Job Functions:


    • Use EE/SW skills to resolve product quality issues identified by Operations, Service and Customers. Acquire detailed product knowledge by examining schematics, specifications, and consulting other engineers who have knowledge of the products.
    • Develop code and/or modify existing code base to use alternate components.
    • Conduct reviews of specifications and designs.  Incorporate feedback as needed to improve performance, reliability, robustness, etc.
    • Build, debug, and verify that software designs meet defined specifications.
    • Support integration of software modules with Hardware and System teams.
    • Select and qualify electronic components to handle obsolescence. Work with component engineers and planners to ensure that the production line is not impacted by obsolescence issues.
    • Provide technical development and SW/EE  expertise to a project team
    • Participate in reviews of team member’s designs and provide feedback that helps improve overall system quality and performance.
    • Responsible for the quality of work, reliability, schedule, and cost
    • Follow established processes/procedures to maintain high quality output of all projects undertaken
    • Responsible and accountable for carrying out the requirements of the company's quality system


    Knowledge and Experience:


    • Bachelor of Science in Computer Engineering or related degree (Master degree preferred) from an ABET accredited institution
    • 9+ years’ combined experience in circuit and SW development
    • 5+ years programming experience with C++  (C# experience also desired)
    • 5+ years’ experience in developing or modifying schematics and specifications to make changes for quality, cost, or obsolescence purposes.
    • 5+years’ experience with electronic troubleshooting equipment including advanced oscilloscopes, spectrum analyzers, and logic analyzers for high speed circuits that interface with large BGAs.
    • Demonstrated expertise with object oriented design
    • Significant experience with embedded operating systems including VxWorks, Windows CE and Microsoft software development tools (Visual Studio).
    • Experience writing and debugging test scripts – Ruby preferred, other languages acceptable
    • Experience debugging standard buses including PCI Express, USB, I2C …, high speed transceivers, advanced memory interfaces (e.g. DDR3) is desired
    • Significant experience with ISO, FDA, or other regulated product development environments strongly desired


    Skills and Abilities:


    • Must be able to multi-task effectively
    • Must be able to follow corporate and regulatory standards
    • Must have Excellent oral and written communication skills
    • Must have EE experience
    • Ability to use lab equipment for debugging purposes is highly desirable



    FUJIFILM SonoSite, Incoffers a fantastic compensation package, including benefits, and a 401k program.  Visit us today to learn more about our exciting technologies and how you can make a difference.  To apply and obtain further details regarding key responsibilities and experience requirements, check out our careers page at   www.SonoSite.com/careers.

    FUJIFILM SonoSite, Inc.   is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, age, protected veteran status, disability status, or any other characteristic protected by law. 

    In compliance with the ADA Amendments Act, should you have a disability that requires assistance and / or reasonable accommodation with the job application process, please contact the Human Resources department via phone at 425-951-1200, or via e-mail at ffss-hr@fujifilm.com .   Additionally, the affirmative program/plan is available for review upon formal request by employees and applicants for employment in the Human Resources office during regular office hours.


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