Embedded Software/Firmware Engineer at Varian (Las Vegas, NV)

| Las Vegas, NV
Sorry, this job was removed at 7:23 a.m. (CST) on Tuesday, June 7, 2022
Find out who's hiring remotely in Las Vegas, NV.
See all Remote Developer + Engineer jobs in Las Vegas, NV
Apply Now
By clicking continue you agree to Built In’s Privacy Policy and Terms of Use.
Together, we can beat cancer.

At Varian, a Siemens Healthineers Company, we bring together the world's best talent to realize our vision of a world without fear of cancer. Together, we work passionately to develop and deliver easy-to-use, efficient oncology solutions.

We are part of an incredible community of scientists, clinicians, developers, researchers, professionals, and skilled specialists pushing the boundaries of what's possible, to improve people's lives around the world. We embrace a culture of inclusivity in which the power and potential of every individual can be unleashed. We spark ideas that lead to positive impact and continued success.

If you want to be part of this important mission, we want to hear from you.

We are looking for a highly motivated, experienced and self-directed Embedded Software Engineer to join our team in developing cutting edge cancer therapy medical devices. You will get the chance to test your skills in many areas as you take on the challenge of implementing distributed real time control systems using an objected oriented model driven development methodology. You will work with an innovative and creative R&D team across multiple engineering disciplines in the design and development of cutting-edge Radiation-therapy machines for Cancer treatment.
The team boasts of supportive culture, good experienced colleagues and great work life balance.
  • Design and develop Object Oriented real time applications deployed on the VxWorks RTOS.
  • Partner with FPGA developers to implement multiple sensor data acquisition and multiple axis motor servo control - you'll be controlling devices that positively affects and saves patients' lives.
  • Collaborate with Electrical and Mechanical engineering team members to perfectly synchronize the X-ray generation and the motion of multiple axes (robotics).
  • Design and implement test automation to help ensure the FPGAs and real time applications safety and that they effectively meet the requirements. The equipment you help design kills cancer cells - we have to make sure it's done safely.
  • Adapt the design onto new technologies. You should be comfortable working in a fast paced environment focused on creating safe, reliable software while meeting schedule commitments.


Job Requirements
  • Excellent Object Oriented Analysis and Design skills and highly proficient in C++.
  • Experience with control systems, medical or industrial, and state machine based implementation required.
  • relevant professional work experience developing software/Firmware.
  • Self-motivated and works well in a team environment.
  • Strong problem analysis and solving capability.
  • Bachelor's degree in software engineering or other technical discipline is required. Masters or PhD is desired.
  • Experience developing embedded software for a medical device desired.
  • Good understanding of modern RTOS, embedded systems and networking a big plus.


To ensure compliance with applicable legal requirements in the U.S., including the federal COVID-19 vaccination mandate, all U.S. employees must be fully vaccinated for COVID-19, subject to legally required and approved accommodations.

Fighting cancer calls for big ideas.

We envision a world without fear of cancer. Achieving this vision takes dedication and commitment from all of us, every single day. That's why we celebrate and value the distinctly beautiful and intersectional identities of each of our employees. We are a mirror of our patient-base, which allows us to innovate. Big ideas come from everywhere, and the best ideas are fostered by our unique individual experiences. At Varian, we encourage you to bring your whole self to work and believe your bold and authentic perspective will help to power more victories over cancer.

#TogetherWeFight

Privacy Statement
More Information on Varian
Varian operates in the Biotech industry. The company is located in Palo Alto, CA. Varian was founded in 2022. It has 10000 total employees. It offers perks and benefits such as Flexible Spending Account (FSA), Disability Insurance, Dental Benefits, Vision Benefits, Health Insurance Benefits and Life Insurance. To see all 18 open jobs at Varian, click here.
Read Full Job Description
Apply Now
By clicking continue you agree to Built In’s Privacy Policy and Terms of Use.

Similar Jobs

Apply Now
By clicking continue you agree to Built In’s Privacy Policy and Terms of Use.
Save jobView Varian's full profileFind similar jobs