Principal Software Development Engineer – (Dragon Medical One)

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At Nuance, we empower people with the ability to seamlessly interact with their connected devices and the digital world around them. We are creating a world where technology thinks and acts the way people do by designing the most human, natural, and intuitive ways of interacting with technology.

Our nimble technology uses analytics and advanced algorithms to transform the inanimate into animate and reduce complicated processes into simple ones.

Join our Healthcare team…caring for clinicians the way they care for patients. Beyond words. We create technology that lets clinicians capture and document care quickly and easily so they can focus their attention on their patients.


Nuance Communications is a global technology company specialized in speech recognition and AI. Nuance’s healthcare product offering includes solutions which enable medical professionals – doctors, physicians, nurses – to create high quality documentation of their work and increase their focus on patients.

The Dragon Medical One platform provides intelligent speech recognition services to medical professionals all around the globe. The cloud deployment in the U.S.A. is spread across multiple Microsoft Azure data centers and serves a steadily growing number of users.

Join a team of highly motivated engineers pushing their product to the next level, serving even more users, ensuring even higher availability and resilience, in even more geographies

As a Principal but still hands-on agile software development engineer the holder of this position works in an agile team of senior peers and guides scrum teams (architecture design discussion and documentation, implementation reviews, guidance for quality assurance, close involvement with data center deployment and monitoring teams).


+ Actively participate as a scrum team member in all phases of the development process.

+ Perform peer design and code reviews.

+ Ability to multi-task and stay organized in a dynamic work environment.

+ Contribution to requirements engineering and top-level design.

+ Produce high quality, scalable enterprise software.

+ Participate in functional and technical reviews/sprint reviews.

+ Active contribution to Cloud reliability and availability initiatives.

+ Effectively work with multiple stakeholders and teams located in different geographical locations


Number of Years of Work Experience: 6-8

Required Skills:

+ Architecture and design methodologies, agile software development principles, high availability

.net/C++, web services, cloud, software architecture, statistics

+ Programming languages: .net languages, C++, Microsoft Operating systems & technologies

+ Experience with agile development methodology (Scrum, TDD)

+ Experience with automation of client and server-side enterprise class applications.

+ Excellent English communication skills (written, oral, listening).

+ Excellent technical analytical, debugging and problem-solving skills.

+ Has a reasonable balance between getting the job done vs technical debt.

+ Enjoys delivering top quality in a fast-moving environment.

+ Enjoys working in a team; willingness to put the needs of the team over their own.

+ Profound knowledge about agile principles and concepts.

Preferred Skills:

+ Experience with continuous software integration and deployment.

+ Experience with product development for the Microsoft Azure platform.

+ Experience with Git.

+ Experience with JIRA, Confluence, MS VSTS (Azure DevOps) Bamboo and other Atlassian tools.

+ Experience with development of Healthcare Information technology applications.

+ Familiarity with enterprise-level models of agile development (Scaled Agile Framework)

+ Experience with professional product development in combination with speech recognition technologies and/or artificial intelligence.

Education: Master’s Degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Math or related field.

Nuance offers a compelling and rewarding work environment. We offer market competitive salaries, bonus, equity, benefits, meaningful growth and development opportunities and a casual yet technically challenging work environment. Join our dynamic, entrepreneurial team and become part of our continuing success.

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