Medtronic Inc. Minneapolis , MN 55415
Principal DevOps Engineer
Careers that Change Lives
The Cardiac and Vascular Group brings all of our cardiac and vascular businesses together into one cross-functional, collaborative operating unit to employ the full breadth of our talent, technologies, products, services, and solutions to address the needs of customers and patients across the globe.
Cardiac Rhythm and Heart Failure offers devices and therapies to treat abnormal heart rhythms, as well as cardiac diagnostic and monitoring solutions.
Ideation! Bring advanced embedded software knowledge, engineering expertise and leadership to platform, infrastructure, and integration software supporting cutting edge technical solutions for our software-driven medical robotics platform.
As a Principal DevOps Engineer, you will be responsible to implement cloud based DevOps capabilities for Medtronic CRHF's next generation enterprise Clinician and Patient Care Management system. This exciting new system will be the basis of Medtronic's disease management platform and continue to provide remote monitoring of over 1M patients in 80 geographies.
You will also be responsible to bring state of the art tools and methodologies used in today's Cloud based enterprise systems to build automation tools that comply with Medtronic's Quality System and that scales to meet future needs.
A Day in the Life
Architect and implement the DevOps process and tools in a Cloud based environment
Research and Propose tool & technology choices for delivering high quality, performant and scalable cloud services
Define the overall continuous integration strategy
Architect and Design solutions for Quality Processes, Testing & Automation Strategies and Test Execution Systems to deliver scalable cloud services
Work directly with product architects and engineering team to build testability into the products
Share automation best practices & set high standards for the entire team to build consistent maintainable automation & automation subsystems
Technical voice of the DevOps team with internal and external stakeholders
Guiding Proof-of-concept (POC) projects and development of major components in the DevOps system
Build metrics and automated systems for gathering/analyzing quality checkpoints
Lead a team of engineers by providing technical guidance
Collaborate with broader engineering teams to define and implement best practices
Participate actively in all the stages of project lifecycle
Operate on complex tasks/projects with minimal guidance
Must Have: Minimum Qualifications
Bachelor's degree and 7+ years of professional experience as a software engineer
Ability to organize and lead DevOps team and the ability to define a DevOps strategy
Experience in developing automation tools and frameworks with hands on technical and programming skills
Nice to Have:
Experience developing/testing Cloud Solutions
Experience in DevOps for Cloud Solutions
Experience working with geographically distributed teams
Experience with testing services in AWS/Azure/Google Cloud
Design/test experience working with regulated medical devices.
Experience building DevOps and Test automation capabilities from ground up for a complex cloud based solution
Experience leading a team of engineers
Experience in deployment automation and Continuous Integration/Continuous Delivery (CI/CD)
Excellent problem solving, analytical skills and technical troubleshooting skills
Clarity and precision in verbal and written communication
Together, we can change healthcare worldwide. At Medtronic, we push the limits of what technology, therapies and services can do to help alleviate pain, restore health and extend life. We challenge ourselves and each other to make tomorrow better than yesterday. It is what makes this an exciting and rewarding place to be.
We want to accelerate and advance our ability to create meaningful innovations - but we will only succeed with the right people on our team. Let's work together to address universal healthcare needs and improve patients' lives. Help us shape the future.
Physical Job Requirements
The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by employees assigned to this position, but they are not an exhaustive list of all the required responsibilities and skills of this position.
The physical demands described within the Day in the Life section of this job description are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.