Systems Software Engineer II (Remote)

Date: May 20, 2022

Location: Santa Barbara, CA, US, 93111

Company: Arthrex

Requisition ID: 52647 
Title: Systems Software Engineer II (Remote) 
Division: Arthrex, Inc. (US01) 
Location:  Santa Barbara, CA









Our Santa Barbara, CA location is seeking a Systems Software Engineer II to support our full life cycle development of software applications, which includes initiation, design, development, verification/validation, release, deployment, and maintenance. 


High school diploma or equivalent required.  Bachelor’s degree in a related field preferred.  Knowledgeable of application of systems engineering and basic FDA and ISO guidelines required. Project management experience highly preferred.


This is a full-time remote position; however, there is an up to 10% travel requirement.


Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Supports Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC) of software projects/programs.
  • Supports the establishment of design inputs and/or system level software requirements, ensuring compliance to Arthrex Quality Management System (QMS) and global standards and regulatory requirements.
  • Participates in the development of project plan and specifications including transferring the product requirements to software use cases and stories, designing the software test plans, assessing risk profiles, and sequencing project elements and discreet tasks.
  • Assists in maintaining software project schedule by monitoring project progress, coordinating activities, and resolving obstacles.
  • Provisions tradeoffs between performance, cost, schedule.
  • Participates in the review of design verification plan and procedures.
  • Maintains software product Design History Files (DHF) and helps coordinate all required activities with regulatory and compliance team.
  • Ensures completion of Design Control Documentation.
  • Participates in the review of software product complaints and performs root cause failure analysis.
  • Identifies and pursues novel technology to support future strategic opportunities.
  • Supports Quality System Audits conducted by external agencies, such as FDA, Notified Body and/or Regulatory Agency audits.
  • Ensures alignment of internal and external customers.
  • Solves routine problems of limited scope and complexity following established policies and procedures.
  • Works under very general supervision.
  • Travel up to 10-15% domestically and internationally.


Education and Experience:

  • High school diploma or equivalent required.  Bachelor’s degree in a related field preferred
  • Two years of relevant work experience required.
  • Experience supporting complex, cross functional teams independently required.
  • Experience participating in strategic discussion that addresses both business and technical risks required.


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

  • Knowledgeable of application of systems engineering required.
  • Knowledgeable of basic FDA and ISO guidelines for the development of medical grade software required.
  • Project management and communication skills training preferred.
  • Software agile (SDLC) process knowledge preferred.


Machine, Tools, and/or Equipment Skills:  PC servers, workstations, and laptops.  Microsoft environment. Work with standard current computer applications, such as word processing, spreadsheets, and databases.


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.


This is a full-time remote position; however, there is an up to 10% travel requirement.





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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