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Title:  Software Engineer, D&T, Microsoft Azure / Cloud Platform

Requisition ID:  61239
Date:  Feb 4, 2024

Bengaluru, Karnataka, IN

Department:  Digtl & Transfrmtion



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:


The Software Engineer, Digital and Transformation requires knowledge and expertise to participate in the architectural design, development, and enhancement of applications. 


Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
•    Development of business-critical applications using C#, .NET Core, Entity Framework (EF)
•    Writes high-quality code with microservice based architecture
•    Works to build business knowledge and to transform this knowledge and business requirements into technical specifications
•    Estimates technical requirements and breaks down work to user stories and tasks
•    Plans, develops, tests, deploys and monitors cloud-based solution in a DevOps model
•    Collaborates with senior roles and Architects on various prototypes, or proof of concept, to test solutions
•    Other duties as assigned


Education and Experience:
•    Bachelor’s degree in Engineering  
•    Minimum 3-5 years of experience 


Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
•    Experience in the following:
o    Developing & managing solutions using C#, .NET Core, Entity Framework (EF)
o    Developing applications integrating in real-time with IoT devices
o    Microservice based architecture and development
o    Utilizing Open Data Protocol (OData), JavaScript Object Notation (JSON)
o    Development of communication interfaces using MQTT, OPC, SignalR, Sockets, etc.
o    Developing custom docker images, publishing it to docker registry and Azure Container Registry services 
o    Developing in an Agile methodology with Visual Studio Team Services (VSTS)
o    Setting up Continuous Integration (CI) and Continuous Delivery (CD) / DevOps for cloud hosted or on-prem solution.
o    Developing in an Agile methodology with Visual Studio Team Services (VSTS)
o    Various code repositories like Git, TFS, etc.

•    Good understanding and knowledge of the following:
o    Docker, Docker Hub, Kubernetes and Helm for automating containerized application deployment 
o    Developing secure solution using Azure Active Directory and Azure Key Vaults
o    Application Monitoring and SOP’s for Azure Services App Management
o    Windows and Linux operating systems’

•    Familiar with 
o    Working with various database (MongoDB, MS SQL Server, Oracle)
o    Development of validated systems in a regulated environment is a plus
o    Development of Automated Testing Scripts to support validation requirements a plus.
o    Application service monitoring and application performance
o    Knowledge of an experience with using Azure IoT Hubs, Azure Event Hubs, Stream Analytics, Azure Storages, Azure Cosmos Db, Azure Key Vaults, Data Lake and other Azure PaaS Services as plus.

•    Preferred:  
o    Overall 2+ years of experiences with .NET, C#, WPF, ASP.NET MVC with other Microsoft Tools and Technologies
o    1+ years of experiences with IoT / Edge development 

•    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 
•    Able to comply with the company’s safety policy at all times


Physical and Travel Requirements
•    15% travel, including global travel
•    Occasional on-call work required








West is an equal opportunity employer and we value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.  If you have a special need that requires accommodation in order to apply to West, please send an email to  Where permitted by law, an offer of employment with West Pharmaceutical Services, or any of its subsidiary or affiliate companies, is contingent upon the satisfactory completion of background screening and/or a pre-employment drug screening.

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