Software Engineer I - Embedded (Onsite)

Date: Sep 25, 2022

Location: Santa Barbara, CA, US, 93111

Company: Arthrex

Requisition ID: 52791 
Title: Software Engineer I - Embedded (Onsite) 
Division: Arthrex, Inc. (US01) 
Location: Santa Barbara, CA









Our Santa Barbara, CA location is seeking a Software Engineer I to support our Embedded Medical Devices.   Ideal candidate has good critical thinking skills and is eager to learn new technologies.  This role will primarily focus on application and UI development on the next generation of our endoscopic camera system (Synergy Vision) for orthopedic surgeons around the world.


Ideal candidate has experience developing elegant and usable User Interface (UI) and experience with Qt QML.  Experience with C/C++ and Python highly preferred.  Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or related field preferred.


Join our talented team at a global medical device company focused on Helping Surgeons Treat Their Patients Better™


Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Supports the architecture and/or design of reliable, efficient, and reusable software components using C/C++, Python, and other similar languages for Linux targets.
  • Performs tasks that contribute to the design and/or development of robust, sustainable, and scalable software implementations that meet design intent.
  • Participates in gathering user/customer functional requirements, including providing marketing and product management with technical information that can be used for training and marketing.
  • Reports progress and status of assigned projects on a timely basis with emphasis on reporting results.
  • Performs software testing and participate in code reviews.
  • Documentation and change management of custom code.
  • Participates in the design/development of software SOPs including planning verification, validation, and implementation.
  • Supports design history file deliverables for assigned projects, adhering to design control procedures.
  • Meets regularly with embedded software engineering team to solicit feedback on needs.
  • Participates in writing specifications for programming projects.
  • Maintains an understanding of source code management, IDEs, and defect tracking systems.
  • Follows Arthrex quality standards and processes. 
  • Work is closely supervised. 


Education and Experience:

  • High school diploma or equivalent required. Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or related field preferred.


Knowledge and Skill Requirements/Specialized Courses and/or Training:

  • Knowledge of software development lifecycle preferred.
  • Familiarity with software applications and object-oriented programming preferred.
  • Knowledge of C/C++ and Python preferred.
  • Familiarity with debugging, troubleshooting, and system optimization preferred.


About Arthrex

Arthrex Inc., a privately held company headquartered in Naples, Florida, is a global leader in orthopedic surgical device design, research, manufacturing and medical education committed to one mission: Helping Surgeons Treat Their Patients Better™. Arthrex has pioneered the field of arthroscopy and sports medicine and innovates more than 1,000 new products and procedures every year to advance minimally invasive orthopedics worldwide.


Our core value is Making People Better. As a leading health care technology innovator, we are committed to making people’s lives better. The contributions we make to science and medicine have the potential to get a star athlete back in the game or improve the quality of someone’s life. It’s truly meaningful work.


Making People Better also signifies our corporate social responsibility and commitment to employees and communities. We make employees’ lives better through job security, educational and professional growth opportunities, unique benefits and amenities, and modern facilities that promote a vibrant and dynamic atmosphere of collaboration, mutual respect and camaraderie. We also make important economic and philanthropic contributions to the communities we serve.


As a certified Great Place to Work® and one of the country’s Best Workplaces for Manufacturing and Production, Arthrex is proud of its award-winning, family business culture. With more than 6,000 employees around the world, we are growing and looking for candidates who champion our Arthrex Proud values of Innovation, Integrity, Dedication, Teamwork and Competitive Spirit.


We invite you to explore our numerous exceptional benefits at or visit us on LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter or Instagram.





All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

Nearest Major Market: Santa Barbara
Nearest Secondary Market: Santa Maria

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