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Danaher Corporation Senior Software Architect, Clinical Decision Support Solutions in Chaska, Minnesota

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As the Senior Software Architect, Clinical Decision Support Solutions, you will be responsible for defining the systems architecture and providing technical leadership for the CDSS team. In this role, reporting to the VP&GM, CDSS, you will help shape an innovative digital diagnostics portfolio of new offerings that use machine learning and AI technology to improve clinical outcomes, and you will lead a team of highly skilled software engineers and data scientists to deliver these predictive analytics to healthcare providers via integrated CDS solutions. Beckman Coulter is looking for a passionate and results-oriented leader to join us in this ground breaking digital healthcare transformation journey; someone who is driven by our sense of purpose to improve patient health. We are seeking a candidate who is comfortable working in a dynamic fast-paced environment and proven ability to lead resources in a flexible and adaptable environment.

Senior Software Architect, Clinical Decision Support Solutions. In this role, you will have the following opportunities, including but not limited to:

  • Lead and develop an innovative digital diagnostics software team to achieve strategic priorities.

  • Work closely with other technical teams, business units, hospitals, clinicians, hospital IT teams, and EHR vendors to provide architectural leadership for end-to-end CDS solutions that integrate seamlessly into clinical systems and workflows, provide superior utility and usability, and robustly address data privacy, security, authentication, auditing and other essential functions.

  • Partner with quality and regulatory teams to ensure solutions meet software as a medical device (SaMD) regulatory and quality control requirements as needed.

  • Assess and analyze customers’ digital health IT ecosystems, environments and workflows, along with their implicit, explicit and unanticipated needs.

  • Identify and translate clinical, business and technical strategy and user needs into an architectural blueprint to achieve business objectives, evaluating and recommending tools and technologies to design a high quality, robust and extensible new solution platform.

  • Keep abreast of emerging technologies and standards inside and outside of the healthcare space and evaluate vendor offerings to determine the best fit for business needs.

  • Capture and share best-practice knowledge among the Danaher community and author technical documents of systems and architectures

The essential requirements of the job include:

  • Advanced degree (Master’s required) in Computer Science, Health Informatics, Software Engineering or related field

  • 10 years healthcare or IT regulated industry experience

  • Solid understanding of EHR technologies, applications and integration capabilities, interoperability standards with experience in leading technical EHR (e.g. Epic and Cerner) integration efforts using HL7, FHIR, SMART on FHIR.

  • Experience developing healthcare SaaS solutions, digital health applications for hospitals and consumers, developing and integrating with APIs, and working with popular Cloud platforms such as AWS and MS Azure

  • Significant experience working with agile software development methods, such as scrum and Kanban.

  • Experience developing regulated medical device software that closely adheres to design controls and quality management system requirements

  • Willingness to travel to other domestic and/or international locations as required (about 25% on average post-pandemic).

This role can be remote or based in one of Beckman Coulter’s offices in Brea, CA; Miami, FL; or Chaska, MN.

Beckman Coulter offers a broad array of comprehensive, competitive benefit programs that add value to associates’ and their families’ lives. Whether it’s a health care program or paid time off, our programs contribute to life beyond the job.

Beckman Coulter is a Danaher Operating Company. At Danaher, we’re driven by a sense of wonder for what we can create—and what we can become. Here, you’ll accelerate your career while driving innovation that improves lives. You’ll work hard and take risks, with guidance from committed leaders, powerful DBS tools, and the support of a global organization.

Individuals who need a reasonable accommodation because of a disability for any part of the employment process should call 202-419-7762 or email applyassistance@danaher.com to request accommodation.


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