Software Development Manager for Getinge

Every day, Getinge Group’s innovative products contribute to save lives and ensure excellent care. Across the world, they make a huge difference for patients, health care professionals and communities – and they are very proud of that. As a key part of the success of Getinge Group, their Integrated Workflow Solutions (IWS) organization offers a range of best-in-class software-based solutions to customers globally.

For our client Getinge, we are looking for an experienced Software Development Manager with experience in development of high-quality software products to manage their platform teams. In DHS, platform teams are teams delivering products and components for the DHS family of product lines as well as tools to enhance productivity.

The Job

As Software Development Manager you will be the responsible for 3 cross-disciplinary development teams comprising a total of 12 in-house developers and 8 developers from their near-shoring partner in Ukraine. Your role will be to drive the teams to make sure they perform optimally.

You will work closely with software developers, architects, POs, UXers, product directors as well as other development teams in Digital Health Solutions.

Getinge values a DevOps mindset where the team stays accountable for the end-to-end solution. You will be entering an agile setup where requirements can change often but where the team has the influence and freedom to make the best decisions.

You will be:

  • Managing 3 software development teams using SCRUM
  • Making sure teams perform optimally and are motivated
  • Coaching/mentoring and developing your teams on an individual level and as a group
  • Hiring new talent for your teams
  • Contributing and overseeing technical software architecture
  • Promoting initiatives to enhance CI/CD pipelines and automating processes
  • Continuously contributing to improving team velocity
  • Sharing knowledge and experience with fellow team members

Getinge strives for all their employees to be able to achieve a good work-life harmony. Therefore, they have introduced their Smart Workplaces concept – a flexible approach to their workplaces, where you will have the opportunity to work both remotely and at the office.

Getinge values and prioritize honest and open communication, they care about each other, they respect the individual and value an informal and fun work environment.

Who you are?

You are likely already working as a team leader, Engineering Manager or Software Development Manager with an ambition to grow your leadership skills. You have a background doing hands-on software development and you know your way around good coding practices & software architecture. You are used to working in an agile setup.

You value teamwork, are willing to share your thoughts and ideas and help mentor other developers through code reviews etc.

You strive for high quality and excellence in the software delivery lifecycle and have an urge to continuously improve process and ways of working.

On top of this you have a sincere interest in IT technology – you follow technology trends, try them out, and have a genuine interest in and a deep understanding of systems and how to connect all the dots.

Your Experience

  • Master's degree in Computer Science, Engineering or similar
  • Min. 5 years of hands-on software development experience
  • Min. 2 years of team leadership experience
  • Experience with one or more of the technologies Getinge use: MS .Net core, C#, JavaScript, Blazor, MS SQL, C++, Windows, Linux, Azure DevOps, Docker containers
  • Experience implementing CI/CD pipelines and automated tests is a big plus
  • Cloud technologies, ex. MS Azure
  • Source control tools, ex. Git
  • Experience working with SCRUM and practicing the SCRUM values is a big plus

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This position offers a fantastic opportunity to become part of a solid and global organization. The role includes a great amount of variation and personal responsibility and is an excellent opportunity for an innovative individual to work with innovative technologies applied on market leading life-saving products.

More about Getinge and Getinge IWS

Getinge Group is a leading global provider of products and systems that contribute to quality enhancement and cost efficiency within healthcare and life sciences, with the aim to be the most desired MedTech company in the world. Getinge Group currently generates sales of more than SEK 30 billion and conducts sales via proprietary companies throughout the world. In total, the Group has more than 10,000 employees in 40 countries. As a key part of the success of Getinge Group, the Integrated Workflow Solutions (IWS) team offers a range of best-in-class software-based solutions to customers globally. The IWS organization is today 140 people located in Germany, UK, and Denmark – with additional 100 people located in Getinge offices worldwide. IWS is a success today, but still has an aggressive growth target of doubling in revenue over the next years. We need you to join our journey.