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BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company) Associate Director, Software Engineering in San Diego, California

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Job Description

Be part of something bigger!

BD is one of the largest global medical technology companies in the world and is advancing the world of health by improving medical discovery, diagnostics and the delivery of care. We have over 65,000 employees and a presence in virtually every country around the world to address some of the most challenging global health issues.

Our vision for “function or BU” at BD

With our technical capabilities, the Medication Management Solutions (MMS) team can lead multiple systems and our operational capabilities enable us to have medications available when and where needed, reducing inefficiency and waste for nursing and pharmacy teams.

About the role:

As the Associate Director of Software Engineering , you will lead the Infusion Management Systems teams.

Key responsibilities will include:

Product

  • Develops and maintain system architecture and technology roadmap, applying sound engineering principles and strategies to drive innovation.

  • Ensures product architecture and technology vision and roadmap meets business needs.

  • Supports business objectives by collaborating with business partners to find opportunities and drive resolution; partnering with the business to define priorities; and leading multi-functional partnership.

  • Transforms strategies into implementation plans to achieve business goals on time and within budget.

  • Identifying areas of improvement by soliciting, evaluating suggestions from cross -functional. Implement plans to improve quality, safety, and cost-effectiveness.

Practice
  • Leads and directs large-scale, sophisticated, multi-functional product teams, responsible for all aspects of software design, development, and delivery.

  • Works with managers, team leads, PO, PMO to drive and improve agile practices, maintains oversight of sprint and program increment plans to ensure quality and predictability.

  • Establishes and maintains discipline of objectively measuring progress, quality and team effectiveness. Oversight on state of the projects, proactively acts on removing impediments and risks.

  • Instills continuous improvement culture through architecture and technology reviews, security and code quality gates, increased accountability, and ownership within teams.

  • Accountable for product design for compliance with applicable safety, security, and quality standards.

People
  • Hire and cultivate high performing leaders and engineers, including offshore associates.

  • Provides supervision and development opportunities for associates, establishing performance expectations and conducting regular performance evaluations.

  • Regularly evaluate team composition to improve efficiency and effectiveness; hold team accountable for deliverables and quality and continuous improvement.

  • Provide coaching and mentorship to SW managers; lead by example to instill servant leadership culture.

  • Exhibit strong leadership and communication skills, ability to speak to non-technical audience.

About you:
  • Experience building and retaining agile teams and leading global software engineering teams.

  • Experience of SW product lifecycle from concept, delivery, and maintenance.

  • Understanding of the medical device software development, design controls.

  • Proven track record to earn respect, trust, and influence from people you work with and to mentor top technical talent.

  • Technical leadership experience in architecture design, implementation of a complex scalable enterprise solution. Have a deep understanding of cloud technologies and scalable architecture patterns.

  • Some travel may be involved as part of this role where prior notice will be given.

Education and experience required:
  • 10+ years of proven experience in various elements of full-stack software development, and hands-on coding experience in the past.

  • B.S. and 6 years' proven track record in software engineering management OR M.Sc., PhD and 3 years' experience in software engineering management.

Medical device SW experience or SaaMD experience a big plus. Experience with Mobile Application a plus.

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Why join us?

A career at BD means being part of a team that values your opinions and contributions and that empowers you to bring your authentic self to work. Here our associates can fulfill their life’s purpose through the work that they do every day.

You will learn and work alongside inspirational leaders and colleagues who are equally passionate and committed to fostering an inclusive, growth-centered, and rewarding culture. Our Total Rewards program — which includes competitive pay, benefits, continuous learning, recognition, career growth, and life balance components — is designed to support the varying needs of our diverse and global associates.

To learn more about BD visit https://jobs.bd.com/

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.

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Primary Work LocationUSA CA - San Diego TC Bldg C&D

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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, or any other protected status.

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