GE Software Engineer in Bangalore, India

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GE Healthcare

Business Segment

Healthcare Imaging

About Us

GE is the world’s Digital Industrial Company, transforming industry with software-defined machines and solutions that are connected, responsive and predictive. Through our people, leadership development, services, technology and scale, GE delivers better outcomes for global customers by speaking the language of industry.

GE Healthcare provides transformational medical technologies and services to meet the demand for increased access, enhanced quality and more affordable healthcare around the world. GE works on things that matter - great people and technologies taking on tough challenges. From medical imaging, software & IT, patient monitoring and diagnostics to drug discovery, bio-pharmaceutical manufacturing technologies and performance improvement solutions, GE Healthcare helps medical professionals deliver great healthcare to their patients.

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Posted Position Title

Software Engineer

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Function Segment

Product Design and Development

Location(s) Where Opening Is Available India



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Role Summary/Purpose

As part of X-ray Generation Engineering team at GE Healthcare, you will develop innovative and cost effective products in Medical X-ray Imaging domain. This embedded software engineering role demands expertize and detailed design/development knowledge in embedded software platform and control systems, keeping abreast with current and upcoming technologies and an innovative mind-set for new product designs. This is an exciting opportunity to join a cross-functional and cross-cultural R&D team

Essential Responsibilities

  • Work closely with product/systems team to understand product requirements and flow it down to embedded software requirements

  • Understand requirements, conduct necessary analysis, simulations, develop and evaluate software as applicable

  • Develop and test the software tools required for testing and integrating the X-ray Generator at engineering, manufacturing and system level

  • Fix software issues observed in products install base, as part of field failure analysis

  • Work on different types of projects like Advanced Technology Development (ATD), New Product Introduction (NPI), Design Transfer, Productivity and Reliability projects

  • Embedded software development using C, C++ etc., adhering to SDLC

  • Develop low level device drivers, board support packages, hardware diagnostic and debug software, production test software etc.

  • Work on RTOS, high-speed communication protocols and interfaces like CAN, USB etc.

  • Support bring-up of complex printed circuit boards

  • Debug hardware platforms making use of various debugging tools

Quality Goals:

  • Aware of and comply with the GEHC Quality Manual, Quality Management System, Quality Management Policy, Quality Goals, and applicable laws and regulations as they apply to this job type/position

  • Complete all planned Quality & Compliance training within the defined deadlines

  • Identify and report any quality or compliance concerns and take immediate corrective action as required

  • Ensure compliance/closure of Regulatory and Quality requirements before approving Design Outputs/Program Deliverable

  • Lead continuous improvement activities by driving the implementation of process and product quality improvement initiatives


  • Bachelor's Degree in Electronics/Electrical/Computer Science/Biomedical Engineering or equivalent form a reputed institute

  • 1 to 4 years’ of relevant domain experience

  • Good knowledge on 16/32-bit micro-controller based designs

  • Strong skills in C and C++ programming, with SDLC knowledge

  • Good knowledge on testing and debugging software using simulators and emulators

  • Hands-on experience in Hardware-Software integration, debugging and target testing using in-circuit debugger/emulator

  • Strong skills in developing communication protocols using CAN and CANOPEN

  • Very good understanding of Configuration Tools (PVCS, CLEARCASE, CLEARQUEST, REQUISITEPRO, DOORS etc.)

  • Good knowledge in Processors, Micro-controllers and Peripherals

  • Passion for technology and innovation

  • Exposure to global quality and regulatory standards

  • Demonstrated interpersonal and leadership skills. Must be a self-starter

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

  • Strong influencing skills

  • Demonstrated analytical and problem solving skills

  • Ability to work collaboratively across teams in a matrix environment

Desired Characteristics

  • Master’s Degree in Electronics/Electrical/Computer Science/Biomedical Engineering

  • Prior experience in design/development of Medical Equipment

  • Knowledge of test case design and scripting languages like TCL, PERL, VBA and experience in developing test scripts

  • Knowledge of object oriented design methods/tools (e.g. UML, RoseRT)

  • Exposure to Model based design tools (e.g. Matlab) will be an added advantage

  • Familiar with GE Healthcare QMS processes

  • Experience in practicing Six-Sigma, DFSS, DFR methodologies

  • Awareness of IEC and FDA requirements