Senior Software Engineer - Roche Information Solutions (RIS)

Spain, Barcelona, Sant Cugat del Vallès

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Senior Software Engineer - Roche Information Solutions (RIS)

Who We Are

At Roche, we are passionate about transforming patients’ lives, and we are bold in both decision and action - we believe that good business means a better world. That is why we come to work every single day. We commit ourselves to scientific accuracy, unassailable ethics, and access to medical innovations for all. We do this today to build a better tomorrow. Are you seeking a meaningful job? Then come aboard!

Roche is strongly committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace. Therefore, we will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. We strive to build teams that represent a range of backgrounds, perspectives, and skills. Embracing diversity enables us to create a phenomenal place to work and to innovate for patients.

The opportunity 

This is a newly created role and the successful candidate will have the opportunity to craft the remit of the team as it evolves.

Your main responsibilities will include:

·Design, implement and test software components in new and product maintenance projects following Roche RIS standards and procedures. Specifically:

oDesign of units and components meeting the technical requirements (functional and non-functional)

oImplementation of the design into code

oImplementation and performance of SW-tests on unit and integration level

oProvision documentation on all levels (code, unit, test, …)

oSupport the system tests and global support organization (3th level support) by analyzing incidents, problems and defects, fixing SW-defects and provisioning of patches and releasesParticipation in sprint planning by:

oAnalyze the product backlog items

oEstimate the work effort for sprint backlog

oCommit to the sprint backlog

● Participate in the sprint evaluation by:

oSupporting the presentation of the sprint deliverables

oSupporting continuous improvement by providing feedback in the sprint retrospective

● Provide work status and issue notification to appropriate project members and line management as requested

● Support when required the projects and product maintenance in the full range of the SW-development process as it is defined in RIS DISL

·Collaborate within the team and the entire organization

● Follow industry standard applications development techniques and practices

● Communicate effectively in English and Spanish

Who You Are:

We are looking for a motivated and committed person able to inspire our team oriented towards the values of passion, integrity and courage!

Moreover you bring:

  • Leadership skills to facilitate collaborative work among team members

  • The ability to challenge the status quo in order to get results

  • A strong desire to understand and learn about global customer needs

  • The proficiency to perform adequate stakeholder management and guide the process to a successful outcome

  • Good communication and negotiation skills

  • The Capability to abstract and transform customer needs into simple, tangible and structured expectations


You will be encouraged to demonstrate the We@RD dimensions and help evolve the functions culture beliefs and bring We@RocheDiagnostics to life, as part of the TransformD journey. The dimensions are:

  • We are passionate about our customers and patients

  • We radically simplify

  • We trust, collaborate & have fun

  • We ALL lead

  • We experiment & learn

Are you ready to apply? We want someone who thinks beyond the job offered - someone who knows that this position can be an outstanding opportunity to shape the future of Diagnostics.