Senior Software Developer Non-IT

Job Posted 4/9/2022
Bio-Rad Laboratories, Inc.
5731 W. Las Positas Blvd
Pleasanton, CA 94588
United States
Category BioTech
Job Description

If you’re a seasoned Software Developer with a strong background in designing and developing .net applications and working with teams to deliver high quality, we look forward to speaking with you.


Join the fast-growing Digital PCR center of Bio-Rad based in Pleasanton, CA. We are looking for an experienced Software Developer to join our team and help with the effort to build and extend existing software applications.  This individual will be working with a team to design and develop software platforms for biological discovery and medical diagnosis and treatment. 


  • Provide hands-on technical leadership in the development team.

  • Drive the implementation of development activities, both individually and as the technical lead of a small team of developers.

  • Work collaboratively with engineering leadership, product owners, and other stakeholders to understand high-level requirements and develop software architecture and design.

  • Contribute in technical conversations and code reviews to ensure both design and code are up to the highest standards for desktop apps.

  • Have tremendous Customer Focus. You connect with your customers to build the right solutions solving their needs. You have focus on quality and test-driven development.

  • Like to work in a high pace environment.

  • Dive into difficult problems and successfully deliver results on schedule.

  • Demonstrated knowledge of the Software Development Lifecycle (SDLC).

  • Must have been part of product delivery to customers.


  • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent in Computer Science.

  • 10+ years of experience in roles related to software development.

  • Demonstrated cross functional systems delivery of complex hardware and software platforms. Preferred experience fostering Agile software and systems development in a regulated environment.

  • Proficient in .NET, C#, WPF, XAML & MVVM Design pattern.  Willingness to learn new technologies and design patterns.

  • Solid understanding of object-oriented design, programming concepts and design patterns.

  • Demonstrated experience with test automation and continuous delivery /deployment: TDD, unit/integration/functional testing, CI/CD.

  • Enjoy being part of a team and working in a fast-paced environment with lots of opportunity to contribute.

  • Strong verbal, written and graphical communication skills.

  • Demonstrated strong organizational skills.

  • Passionate about delivering high-value applications.

  • Ability to coordinate with peers and other teams to ensure cross-functional alignment, a proven history of collaborative success.

Highly Desired:

  • FDA or other regulatory compliance experience.

  • UI/UX design.

  • Web Application Experience.

  • Life science background or strong interest.


Vaccination Requirement:


Due to the higher threat of more infectious and deadly COVID-19 variant strains emerging, Bio-Rad has a mandatory vaccination policy requiring its US employees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 as a condition of employment. New hires will be asked to upload their vaccination card into our electronic database hosted by ClearPass, who specializes in securing electronic medical information, within 3 days of their start date. With this policy, Bio-Rad joins a growing list of companies that are prioritizing sound science and available facts to best ensure the ongoing safety of its employees and the community.


About Bio-Rad:


Bio-Rad is a global leader providing a broad array of clinical diagnostics and life science research products. With a team of more than 8,000 employees and a global network of operations serving our customers, we help people live longer, healthier lives.


Bio-Rad was founded over six decades ago and has continued to provide the healthcare industry with innovative and useful products that help life science researchers accelerate the discovery process and medical diagnostic labs obtain faster, better results.


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Agency Non-Solicitation: 


Bio-Rad does not accept agency resumes, unless the agency has been authorized by a Bio-Rad Recruiting Representative. Please do not submit resumes unless authorized to do so. Bio-Rad will not pay for any fees related to unsolicited resumes.