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Software Development Manager to Cepheid

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Cepheid is a leading molecular diagnostics company that is dedicated to improving healthcare by developing, manufacturing, and marketing accurate yet easy-to-use molecular systems and tests. In our facilities in Solna we develop and manufacture diagnostics tests that improve patient outcome all over the world. 

This past year, our Solna site has expanded and doubled in size, and we are now continuing our journey of growth in search of a star that is passionate about improving lives of others.

The role 

As a Software Development Manager you will manage a team of software engineers to design, implement and maintain Cepheid’s C360 connected platform. Cepheid C360 is a web-based cloud software platform providing administrative and analytics support for Cepheid’s GeneXpert product family. 

Software development team is focused on design and development of a product with front-end written in Angular and a back-end in Java/Spring. The work is done in cross-functional Agile scrum teams together with Software Quality (SQA) to develop and test cloud services for disease surveillance and systems administration in the diagnostics area. One of your responsibilities includes interacting with cross-functional stakeholders from SW Development, SQA, Marketing, Service and support organizations, and project/program managers during the development and delivery of the product. You will have 8 developers reporting to you. This role requires a combination of a dedicated people manager that also has a high understanding in technical hands-on software engineer.


Your responsibility includes providing coaching and mentoring to team members as well as perform employee performance management including goal setting and performance review. In your daily work you will manage requirement analysis, design and development activities, schedules, resource allocations, and delivery of development output. We expect you to have a high understanding of technical hands-on software development as one of your responsibilities will be to ensure design and code for the product are meeting the highest standard. Finally, your responsibility includes interacting with cross-functional stakeholders from SW Development, SQA, Marketing, Service and support organizations, and project/program managers during the development and delivery of the product.


  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in field 
  • 5+ years of related work experience within software development 
  • A few years of experience within a leading role or proven project management capabilities
  • Proven personnel responsibility from previous positions
  • Communicate cross-functionally across various teams, organizations and internal and external stakeholders to drive software development efforts
  • Experience with Agile development process
  • Fluent in English

Technical qualifications 

  • Working experience with Software development with preferably in both Java and Angular  
  • Experience with REST, JSON, and databases (SQL/MySQL)  
  • Working experience with Git, Linux (command line)  

Preferred qualifications include 

  • Background from medical device industry or regulated industry 
  • Knowledge in Swedish 
  • Knowledge about CI, Jenkins 
  • Knowledge about AWS Cloud and Docker

What we offer 

We offer to be a part of an international, fast-paced and fast-growing, but yet friendly and diverse company, where we find it meaningful to go to work. We take ownership in caring for our employees, and also offer a wide range of benefits, which include a competitive salary, additional days of leave, a fitness grant, a local gym, etc. Together we work hard to make a difference! 

Danaher Corporation and all Danaher Companies are equal opportunity employers that evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or other characteristics protected by law. 
We are interviewing continuously, so make sure to submit your application today so that we can get to know you! If you have any other questions don’t hesitate to reach out to Klara Himmelstrand at klara.himmelstrand@ants.se. 
We are looking forward to reading your application! 

Or, know someone who would be a perfect fit? Let them know!


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