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IoT Azure Developer, Digital Surgery

J&J Family of Companies Honolulu, HI
  • Posted: September 27, 2019
  • Full-Time

Johnson & Johnson is currently recruiting for an IoT Azure Developer, Digital Surgery. This position may sit anywhere in the US with a strong preference towards Cincinnati, Ohio and Somerville, NJ.
As the world's most comprehensive medical devices business, we are building on a century of experience, merging science and technology, to shape the future of health and benefit even more people around the world. With our unparalleled breadth, depth and reach across surgery, orthopedics and interventional solutions, we're working to profoundly change the way care is delivered. We are in this for life. For more information, visit
The IoT Azure Developer role sits within Johnson & Johnson's R&D Product Technology Innovation group whose mission is to reach more patients and restore more lives. We invite you to be part of a team that is transforming the healthcare industry by way of Digital Surgery! By combining surgical technologies with real-time data intelligence within the Operating Room, we will elevate the standard of care and improve surgical outcomes.
We are looking for a talented IoT Azure Developer to create an internet of medical things cloud using various Azure building blocks and tools. Our ideal candidate will be an energetic self-starter with a strong ability to translate business requirements into technical solutions. This candidate will be a passionate change agent and capable of driving the success of IoT projects across the J&J Medical Devices sector to provide a connected surgical ecosystem for our doctors. We are looking for quick learners with passion and enthusiasm for tinkering, prototyping, and keeping pace with industry trends in IoT!
The Product Technology Team places a large emphasis on enhancing individual strengths to not only accelerate delivery but propel career growth forward. As a team, we are committed to cultivating a supportive environment and will provide many opportunities for learning new skill sets. We invite you to be part of our lasting impact on patient lives by joining a ground-breaking team in the world of surgical innovation.
Key Responsibilities:
+ Partner with R&D Medical Device Product Lines to deliver innovative IoT solutions.
+ Develop the technical solutions that leverage microservices and APIs that interface with devices, the platform data layer and third-party services.
+ Develop applications and services using Azure tools and technologies, including storage, security, compute, and communications.
+ Stay informed on IoT and cloud technologies, understand trends and opportunities to leverage for J&J Digital Surgery platform.
+ Demonstrate a strong focus on innovation, mindset to create best-in-class add-value solutions.
+ Write code and deliver proof of concept for IoT solutions to advance J&J DS platform capabilities.
+ Collaborate with Web App (front-end) teams to develop product features and services.
+ Partner with project team to deliver on the IoT development, and architecture.
+ Partner with the R&D Medical Device Product Development organizations to understand their IoT needs, develop use cases, generate UML diagrams, and develop overall solution requirements including application definition, integration, security, and system configurations.
+ Work on Agile teams and SCRUM units to launch innovative solutions following software development processes.
+ Delivering on requirements from different directions, always orienting yourself to the concrete needs of the patient.
+ A minimum of a bachelor's degree in Computer Science, IT, or related Engineering is required.
+ A minimum of 3 years of practical work experience in an IT, engineering, or related technical field is required.
+ A minimum of 1 year of development experience with Azure is required.
+ A certification in Microsoft Cloud Technologies is required. A certification in other cloud technologies (e.g. AWS) is preferred.
+ Proficient knowledge across various IoT platform modules, including: networking, virtualization, identity, security, and data management is required.
+ Demonstrated track record of delivery of IoT cloud solutions is required.
+ Ability to learn and master new technologies and tools in a fast-paced environment is required.
+ Hands-on experience developing solutions with Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) on Azure platform, including but not limited to developing microservices, web services, REST APIs, and containerized solutions with Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS) and Azure Container Registry (ACR) is required.
+ Hands-on Azure application development with Azure Platform as a Service (PaaS) services (IoT suite, Service Bus, Event Hub, etc.) is required.
+ Ability to strictly adhere to and enforce development best practices and coding standards is required.
+ Experience in DevOps and CI/CD is required.
+ Working proficiency in programming languages and modern cloud development tools including but not limited to: Node.js, C/C++/C#, Java, Python, Azure SDKs, CLI, portal and other tools is required.
+ Working knowledge of IoT Modules and Protocols including IoT Hub, IoT Edge, HTTP/TCP, AMQP, MQTT, Web Sockets, Telemetry data processing, File processing, deep knowledge of video files is required.
+ Experience with multi cloud solutions, global deployments, cloud-based distributed application scaling and data processing is preferred.
+ Strong knowledge of cloud data and storage technologies, relational and NoSQL databases, Azure platform data ingress and egress processes i.e. Data flow design, Azure Cosmos DB and blob storage, SQL (PostgreSQL) and NoSQL database systems such as Cassandra/DSE, Mongo is preferred.
+ Proficient knowledge and experience with Cloud Security including but not limited to encryption, identity and access management, authentication, authorization, etc. is preferred.
+ Experience with GxP, HIPAA, HITRUST, GDPR compliance is preferred.
+ Understanding of Big Data and cognitive Services: Machine Learning (ML) and Data Analytics is preferred.
+ Knowledge of HL7 and FHIR data models is preferred.
+ This position may sit anywhere in the US with a strong preference towards Cincinnati, Ohio and Somerville, NJ and may require up to 25% travel, domestic and international.
Johnson & Johnson is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.
Primary Location
United States-New Jersey-Somerville-
Other Locations
North America-United States, North America-United States-Ohio-Cincinnati
Johnson & Johnson Services Inc. (6090)
Job Function
Info Technology
Requisition ID

J&J Family of Companies


Honolulu, HI
96823 USA

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