Senior Software Engineer (Python)

IQ Inc

Extensive Python experience is required for this exciting new role!

IQ Inc. is a software consulting company that assists with life-changing technologies each and every day. We partner with innovative industries throughout the City of Pittsburgh and beyond! As an IQ employee you will make a difference in the world!

IQ is passionate about the growth and development of our people, our clients, and our community. As an employee of IQ you'll receive a competitive salary, great benefits package, 401(k) plan with company match, and the opportunity to work with a great group of individuals! We take pride in the good work that we do! 

IQ Inc. is currently looking for a Senior Software Engineer that has extensive experience with Python. The ideal candidate is proactive, assertive, and a great communicator that drives improvements in quality, better customer experience and better product/market fit

As a Senior Software Engineer you will: 
  • Investigate design approaches, prototypes concepts and evaluates technical feasibility 
  • Ensure there is a clear concept of MVP (Minimum Viable Product) 
  • Own the software development plan with knowledge of the SDLC Process
  • Meet the 'Definition of Done' and promote coding standards 
  • Ensure sprint activities comply with medical development requirements
  • Visit clinical environments to have a sound understanding of the clinical context to identify and manage risks 
  • Develop software compatible with Agile Framework for Medical Device Software Development 
  • Follow relevant release planning, sprint planning, backlog grooming, daily management, sprint retrospective and demos
  • Work closely with business stakeholders to understand business requirements
  • Show the ability to describe design using UML or similar
  • Be familiar with tools to interface Python to other language modules such as SWIG or SIP 

Requirements for this role: 
  • High proficiency in Python and at least one other programming language in a commercial setting
  • 6+ years of product development experience of complex products
  • Knowledge of software tools such as JIRA and collaborative tools such as Confluence and Slack
  • Has a healthy risk taking appetite and shows the courage to fail early
  • Shows ability to simplify complex situations so that the team does not get overwhelmed
  • Demonstrate the ability to lead, engage, and manage tasking of cross-functional teams of varying skills/experience
  • Have success with multi-tasking across multiple projects at given time
  • Build effective relationships and have exceptional communication and leadership skills
  • Familiar with build tools like Make and CMake 
  • Be detail-oriented with excellent organizational skills 
  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or related degree 

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Experience using data-analysis tools such as Matlab
  • Insight using and programming for position tracking systems.
  • Exposure with applied Linear Algebra concepts 
  • Knowledge of 3D modeling or CAD software such as Siemens NX / NXOpen 
  • Experience with CT, MR, and X-Ray data
  • Familiar with HIPAA and other data privacy practices
  • Exposure to CI / CD pipelines such as JIRA, GIT, Crucible, Jenkins, Bamboo, Artifactory, etc. 

We also need someone who has a positive attitude, analytical thinker, motivated by working as part of a terrific team, and is great with people.  We are interested in every qualified candidate who is eligible to work in the United States. However, we are not able to sponsor visas.

We have some of the best employees who want to change the world through technology and community involvement. Why not join us...

Do you have what it takes?
IQ Inc. provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, IQ Inc. complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training. 

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