Danaher Corporation Software Developer (f/m) in Heerbrugg, Switzerland

Danaher Company Description
Leica Microsystems is a world leader in microscopes and scientific instruments. Founded as a family business in the nineteenth century, the company’s history was marked by unparalleled innovation on its way to becoming a global enterprise. Its historically close cooperation with the scientific community is the key to Leica Microsystems’ tradition of innovation, which draws on users’ ideas and creates solutions tailored to their requirements. At the global level, Leica Microsystems is organized in three divisions, all of which are among the leaders in their respective fields: the Life Science Division, Industry Division, and Medical Division. Leica Microsystems has seven major plants and product development sites around the world. The company is represented in over 100 countries, has sales and service organizations in 20 countries, and an international network of distribution partners. Its headquarters are located in Wetzlar, Germany.

Leica Microsystems, Inc 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.

Leica Microsystems, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, gender, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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  • Develop innovative medical software applications as part of international cross-functional team
  • Define software specifications together with business unit partners and functional management
  • Draw conclusions for the software architecture and implementation based on our platform architecture
  • Support regulatory affairs team in medical device documentation
  • Innovate of unique features and drafting of patents


  • Bachelors of Engineering or Masters in Software Engineering/Informatics/Mathematics or equivalent
  • 3 years of experience in software development with excellent programming skills in C /C#/.Net
  • Team Player with focussed, goal-oriented and self-dependent working attitude
  • Extremely strong problem-solving skills
  • Fluent in verbal and written English

The following would be desired:

  • Experience in GPU programming using CUDA/Real-time systems Or Experience in DICOM, databases, image/video streaming Or Experience in medical image processing, visualization
  • Experience in Regulated Medical Device software development, knowledge relevant standards
  • Previous International experience a plus

Danaher Corporation Overview
Danaher is a global science & technology innovator committed to helping our customers solve complex challenges and improve quality of life worldwide. Our world class brands are leaders in some of the most demanding and attractive industries, including life sciences, medical diagnostics, dental, environmental and applied solutions. Our globally diverse team of 62,000 associates is united by a common culture and operating system, the Danaher Business System, which serves as our competitive advantage. We generated $16.9B in revenue last year. We are ranked #133 on the Fortune 500 and our stock has outperformed the S&P 500 by more than 1,300% over 20 years.

At Danaher, you can build a career in a way no other company can duplicate. Our brands allow us to offer dynamic careers across multiple industries. We’re innovative, fast-paced, results-oriented, and we win. We need talented people to keep winning. Here you’ll learn how DBS is used to shape strategy, focus execution, align our people, and create value for customers and shareholders. Come join our winning team.

Organization: Leica Microsystems
Job Function: Engineering
Primary Location: EMEA-Western Europe-Switzerland-SG-Heerbrugg
Schedule: Full-time
Req ID: RES000082