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Posted: Thursday, December 28, 2017 7:50 AM

Bayer is a global enterprise with core competencies in the Life Science fields of health care and agriculture. Its products and services are designed to benefit people and improve their quality of life. At Bayer you have the opportunity to be part of a culture where we value the passion of our employees to innovate and give them the power to change.

Software Engineer


Our team in Germany and Berkeley consists of ten dedicated individuals building and operating IT solutions for the Global Biologics R and D department at Bayer. The Biologics department performs innovative research on large biomolecules and develops suitable candidates into drugs. It is our mission to design and build solutions that will:
:enable scientists to focus on revolutionary science rather than the tools,
:extract meaning from data,
:increase efficiency,
:lead to sustainable improvements,
:raise satisfaction with daily work.
As part of the team in Berkeley, you will develop prototypes, applications as well as services and setup measures enabling fast continuous improvement of our solutions. You will work on continuous delivery toolchains, automated testing, and perform consulting with regards to technologies best suited to build great software. Together with Biologics R and D, our ultimate goal is make patients lives better through science.

You will feel right at home in our team if you are fascinated by discoveries in the life sciences; if you strive to be at the top of your game with regards to new and established technologies. If you do not compromise quality and you subscribe to the agile principles. If you love to experiment and drive innovation and collaborate effectively in an international environment. Join us if you have the courage to take decisions fast and learn from successes and failures.

The primary responsibilities of this role, Software Engineer, are to:
:Individually responsible for software development and support of IT applications and prototypes, used by Global Biological Research and Development teams, which drive innovative initiatives that support data analytics and data modeling;
:Apply knowledge and expertise to validate data integrity and compliance to ensure IT Applications are aligned with requirements, will deliver on business operational needs and the results will meet Bayers compliance guidelines;
:Apply domain knowledge to received change requests; identify software bug issues and general concerns in order to effectively prioritize work;
:Incumbent will need to effectively manage priorities, communicate with stakeholders; research scope of work change requests will require, manage change request approval process and triage issues in an effective manner to ensure business disruptions are minimized;
:Lead development by coordinating with IT consultants and application managers for biological applications and proof of concepts to deliver innovative solutions in an agile environment ensuring aligned with IT strategy;
:Drive innovation for IT solutions in an area where general movement is to paperless/no touch environment with continuous integration and continuous deployment;
:Responsible for leading and delivering on software testing life cycle for changes to existing and development of new applications;
:Inclusive of validating requirements, gaining approval for testing plan, creating test cases, executing test cases, triaging defects, and obtaining sign off for test results with the business;
:Make independent decisions within scope of responsibility;
:Take ownership in keeping up:to:date on current market solutions and trends to maintain consultative capabilities.


Your success will be driven by your demonstration of our LIFE values. More specifically related to this position, Bayer seeks an incumbent who possesses the following:

Required Qualifications:

:Bachelors Degree with


• Location: Berkeley, East Bay

• Post ID: 92225912 eastbay is an interactive computer service that enables access by multiple users and should not be treated as the publisher or speaker of any information provided by another information content provider. © 2018