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General Electric Senior Software Engineer, Wireless in Helsinki, Finland

Role Summary:Healthcare is the next industry facing mobile revolution. GE Healthcare, a leading global health technology provider, has a global center of excellence for wearable patient monitoring in Helsinki. As a Senior Software Engineer you will be part of our Wireless team and work on the design, implementation, and testing of our proprietary radio protocol with access to world-class engineering facilities. You will be at the core of our mission to transform patient care with wireless technologies.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Your main responsibility is to design, develop, and maintain embedded software related to wireless communication

  • Develop, improve, and follow well established principles for building robust and high-quality software products that are efficient and easy to maintain

  • Develop the test frameworks and test cases, and look for continuous improvements by analyzing the data from test results

  • Team work in Agile SW teams. Collaborating with other teams and partner organizations locally and off site.


  • Bachelor or Master’s degree in Electrical Engineering, Communications Engineering, or equivalent

  • Significant experience with C/C++ programming for embedded systems

  • Good understanding of low-level embedded hardware, peripherals, drivers, low-power optimizations, and real time operating systems

  • Open and curious mindset willing to approach cutting-edge technology challenges

  • Team player attitude and good collaboration skills

  • Excellent problem-solving skills

  • Proficiency in English, both spoken and written

  • EU work permit

Desired Characteristics:

  • Understanding of wireless technologies, network protocols, and RF analysis tools

  • Knowledge on measurement technologies, and technologies for continuous data acquisition is considered an asset

  • Familiar with Agile software development methods

  • Experience with embedded systems automated testing

  • Experience with Python programming and Robot Framework

  • Experience with Linux and shell scripting

  • Experience with version control systems like Git, code review tools and the practice of continuous integration

We offer:

  • Unique opportunity to work on leading edge healthcare technologies and products for wireless and miniaturized physiological monitoring that will revolutionize healthcare Work in a diverse multicultural environment on a site that has 700 medical technology professionals under one roof in product development, manufacturing, sales services etc.

  • Learn and build your skills with regular technical and leadership training possibilities

  • Career growth opportunities in technology expert or leadership paths

  • Office in Vallila, Helsinki with excellent public transport connections and own on-site parking, gym, great café and restaurant

  • Competitive compensation and benefits

Interested? Please apply through no later than March 1, 2020. Please don't wait until the last minute with your application as we start screening and interviewing already during the application period. For further information please contact Software Engineering Manager, David Muñoz Martínez (email: david.munoz-martinez(at), tel: +358 44 078 7415).

About Us: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, biopharmaceutical manufacturing technologies and performance improvement solutions, GE Healthcare helps medical professionals deliver great healthcare to their patients. Learn More About GE Healthcare.

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