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Software Engineer, D&T, Computer Vision

Requisition ID:  35446
Date:  Sep 1, 2021

Bangalore, Karnataka, IN

Department:  R&D



Working at West means having an opportunity to work by the side of our patients and customers, our global team members and the communities in which we operate – which all help contribute to a Healthier World.


At West, we are by the side of patients. The work we do impacts patients’ lives each and every day – our products are a critical part of healthcare delivery and we are proud of the role we play to improve patient health. We work by the side of our team members. We come together as one global team to deliver for our customers and help them address their challenges. We are a diverse, close-knit community of professionals, where everyone has a voice and opportunity to learn and grow through mutual trust and respect. With a 95 year plus history, we have a track record for success, which includes reported sales of $2.14B in 2020. We serve by the side of our community. Giving back is in our DNA—our team members across more than 50 sites globally are involved with hundreds of charities that have special meaning to them through our West Without Borders team member-led giving program.


Job Summary:
In this role, as a Software Engineer, you will contribute to the design, development, documenting, testing, and enhancement of highly available, distributed, scalable and secure compute systems and platforms.


Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

• Work with internal stakeholders to understand business needs and translate to technical designs.
• Create prototype software solutions that explore innovative ideas.
• Execute full lifecycle software development.
• Write well-designed, self-documented, testable, performant, secure, and efficient code.
• Research emerging technologies to create and maintain competitive advantage.
• Contribute to the continued improvement of standards, tooling, and processes.
• Participate in daily standup meetings.
• Participate in code reviews.
• Other duties as assigned.


Education and Experience:

Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or equivalent preferred
3-5 years as a professional programmer in C, C++, Python Possess a strong level of curiosity, interest, and eagerness to learn new technologies quickly


Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

• Familiar with agile development practices.
• Experience in object-oriented design and programming.
• Experience in development concepts such as multi-threading and concurrency.
• Experience with OpenCV, OpenCL, TensorFlow or equivalent computer vision library a plus.
• Experience programming for raspberry pi, NVIDIA Jetson, Google Coral, or similar a plus.
• Experience Programming in writing Machine Learning Algorithms.
• Experience on working with Image processing applications is a plus.
• Experience on AI projects is a plus.
• Modern deep learning algorithms, approaches and architectures like VGG, ResNet, InceptionNet, DenseNet etc.
• Experience with some machine learning frameworks – Scikit, MLPack, SparkMLib, Caffe.
• Preferable knowledge on Convolutional Neural Networks.
• Ability to work in a global and virtual environment and to effectively prioritize and execute tasks in a high-pressure environment.
• Ability to work in a fast-paced environment; utilize sound judgment with an ability to manage multiple priorities with a sense of urgency.
• Able to be aware of all relevant SOPs as per Company policy as they are related to the position covered by this Job Description


Physical and Travel Requirements
• 5% travel, including global
• Occasional on-call work required
• Prefer 11am – 8pm India time. Willingness to work outside of these hours as needed.








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