Job Description Summary # Job Description # # # Be part of something bigger! BD is one of the largest global medical technology companies in the world and is advancing the world of health by improving medical discovery, diagnostics and the delivery of care. We have over 65,000 employees and a presence in virtually every country around the world to address some of the most challenging global health issues. The Becton Dickinson Software Technology Solutions Division (STS) is looking for a hands-on, Senior Staff Software Architect who has a passion for developing high quality, data intensive software products. ## ## ## About the role: This position will be responsible for developing a deep technical understanding of STS product offerings, interacting with internal teams, evaluating their systems, and designing product integrations. The position will also act as a consultant within STS internal teams to help create architectural approaches for software design and implementation to guide the development team. This is a hands-on software development position; you will be expected to perform at a Sr Staff Software Developer level. Lead by example, adopting a "whatever it takes" approach to get the job done, while nurturing a sense of camaraderie, success, and appreciation among the teams. The ideal candidate will bring new insights, creativity and perspectives to our organization. ## ## ## Key responsibilities will include: + Drive discussions with business and technical stakeholders to uncover strategic needs and align on key technologies + Establish systems and solution design in large, sophisticated, data-intensive systems + Partner with external teams, evaluate architectures, and make recommendations on implementations and improvements + Drive architecture and software patterns and standard methodologies across the department and provide technical guidance and mentorship to application development teams. + Develop and maintain comprehensive view of current and future state architecture that align with the corporate strategy + Act as an individual contributor (Hands-on Developer) to implement designs with application team + Conduct POCs on new technologies and build vs buy analysis to determine suitability of tech stack expansion ## ## ## Ideal Candidate: + Detailed knowledge of software systems development and architecture best practices and patterns. + Broad exposure to system integrations, integration patterns and standard methodologies + Excellent knowledge of distributed systems principles, design and architecture. + Proven technical expertise in your primary development language. Our stack is #C / .NET / MSSQL, it is not required but preferred. *** Experience in multiple stacks is a major plus + Must be a servant leader, active mentor, and lead by example + Must have in depth experience with multiple products from at least one cloud provider + Must be willing to present architectures and write/evaluate code in front of others (all levels) ## ## ## Education and experience required: + BS/BA in computer science, engineering or relevant field + Minimum of 10+ years of experience building enterprise-quality software + Minimum of 5+ years of experience being responsible for or leading system architectural decisions + Minimum of 2+ years designing and building cloud and hybrid applications ## ## ## Click on Apply if this sounds like you! # Why join us? A career at BD means being part of a team that values your opinions and contributions and that empowers you to bring your authentic self to work. Here our associates can fulfill their life’s purpose through the work that they do every day. You will learn and work alongside inspirational leaders and colleagues who are equally passionate and committed to fostering an inclusive, growth-centered, and rewarding culture. Our Total Rewards program — which includes competitive pay, benefits, continuous learning, recognition, career growth, and life balance components — is designed to support the varying needs of our diverse and global associates. ## ## ## To learn more about BD visit https://jobs.bd.com/ Becton, Dickinson and Company is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We do not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, age, sex, creed, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, marital or domestic or civil union status, familial status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetics, disability, military eligibility or veteran status, or any other protected status. #LI-PRO # Primary Work LocationUSA CA - San Diego TC Bldg C&D # Additional Locations # Work Shift Becton, Dickinson and Company is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We do not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, age, sex, creed, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, marital or domestic or civil union status, familial status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetics, disability, military eligibility or veteran status, or any other protected status.