Software Engineer Medical Applications

Leica Microsystems
St. Gallen Area, Switzerland (Heerbrugg)
Job Type: 
Full Time
Closing Date: 
Saturday, May 5, 2018

Software Engineer Medical Applications 

Leica Microsystems is an internationally renowned manufacturer and distributor of scientific instrumentation. Leica prides itself on providing the most innovative solutions to our customers’ needs for vision, measurement and analysis. To complete our team in Heerbrugg, we are looking for you!


  • Development of medical software applications as part of international cross-functional team
  • Testing of software and documentation of test results
  • Support regulatory affairs team in medical device documentation
  • Innovation of unique features and drafting of patents
  • Surveillance of emerging technologies and prototyping of potential applications
  • Interfacing with customers, suppliers, and internal peers in R&D


  • Bachelors of Engineering or Masters in Software engineering/Informatics/Mathematics or equivalent
  • 3+ years of experience in software development
  • Excellent programming skills in C++, C#, .Net
  • Fluent in English
  • Extremely strong problem solving, analysis skills
  • Ability to deliver in high performance, results oriented and time bound environment


  • Masters degree
  • GPU programming using CUDA
  • GUI programming and technologies
  • Medical image processing, visualization, DICOM
  • Experience in Regulated Medical Device software development, knowledge relevant standards IEC62304, ISO13485, 21 CFR 820
  • Knowledge of agile software development techniques, experience in SCRUM

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