Software Leader

Job Summary

To strengthen its Engineering team at its headquarters in Montpellier, France, Quantum Surgical is looking for a creative and energetic SW Leader.

The SW Leader will be leading and organizing a growing team of software developers working on the next generation of smart tools for minimally invasive therapies.   The role includes the development and documentation of a compelling surgical robotics platform, supporting internal and external research projects as well as building up a skilled and effective team.

Key Responsibilities

  • Coordinate the SW team activities to lead the specification, design, architecture, development, testing, verification and delivery of high quality software in a fast-paced, challenging, and creative environment
  • Plan resources and equipment for timely SW project execution
  • Ensure the proper creation & update of SW Design History File at each milestone
  • Ensure the proper design & build of SW testing infrastructure
  • Manage and grow SW assets (people, processes, tools)
  • Assists in managing subcontractors for 3rd party SW development
  • Work with the Quality team to ensure compliant software components

Experiences and Qualifications

  • MS in Computer Science or equivalent
  • 5+ years of experience in leading software development teams
  • 8+ years of experience in software development
  • Technical understanding of the company’s technologies (OOP, C++, 3D engine, image processing, computer vision, real-time control) and continuous integration tools (source control, bug tracking, etc.)
  • Experience with Agile software development methodology
  • Experience in hiring, training, and coaching employees
  • Highly proficient in oral and written English
  • Excellent communication and documentation skills
  • Self-motivated, curious and open-minded

Desired Experience

  • Experience with medical device software development under FDA/CE regulation
  • Familiarity with medical imaging, real-time embedded software, IT healthcare connectivity