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Software Configuration Engineer I - Product Development

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Location: Salt Lake City, UT, United States
Position Type: Unfixed Term
Job Function: Software Development

A family-owned company, bioMérieux has grown to become a world leader in the field of in vitro diagnostics. For almost 60 years and across the world, we have imagined and developed innovative diagnostics solutions to improve public health. Today, our teams are spread across 44 countries and serve 160 countries with the support of a large distribution network. This includes our SLC site, formerly known as BioFire Diagnostics.


We are proud to be part of the bioMérieux family and the 5,000+ team members across 12 sites and subsidiaries in North America committed to our mission to help save lives around the globe through the power of diagnostics.  We are looking for Software Configuration Engineers to play an integral role in creating cutting-edge life-saving clinical diagnostic devices. You will be joining a team that values collaboration and a healthy work life balance.

Software Configuration Engineers are primarily responsible for configuring, supporting and troubleshooting software and system configurations for internal end-users and the system development teams. They work as members of the system development team to define specifications for and configure the Microsoft Windows OS and software application components for BioFire products, as well as configuration of installation packages for internal and external software deployment. They incorporate hardware and firmware configuration dependencies, as well as cybersecurity hardening measures. Additionally, Software Configuration Engineers assist with end-of-life hardware replacement evaluations and validations to ensure compatibility with software configurations in the field. They will have a direct impact on all phases of the software and system development lifecycle.

Job Duties:

  • Configure, support and troubleshoot software and system configurations for internal stakeholders.
  • Respond to support requests from internal stakeholders and perform root cause analysis on reported issues.
  • Document, develop and test the configuration tools and installation packages for internal and external software deployment.
  • Participate in ongoing cybersecurity vulnerability monitoring and OS security patch management processes.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional engineering teams on end-of-life hardware replacement evaluations and validations for instrument sustainment.


  • Bachelor of Science in an engineering, scientific or technical field, or equivalent experience.
  • 0+ years of work experience in software development or a related field. 

In addition to these requirements, the candidate would ideally have the following skills:

  • PowerShell, C#
  • Windows OS experience
  • Basic software engineering skills (source code control, build systems, installers, OS scripting, etc.)
  • IT/IS experience
  • Cybersecurity in healthcare

Please be aware that recruitment related scams are on the rise. Fraudulent job postings are being placed on other websites, and individuals posing as bioMérieux Talent Acquisition team members are reaching out via email or text message in an attempt to collect your personal and confidential information. In some cases, these scammers are also conducting bogus interviews prior to extending fraudulent offers of employment. Beware of individuals reaching out using general phone numbers and non-bioMerieux email domains (i.e.,,, etc.). If you are concerned that an interview experience or offer of employment might be a scam, please make sure you are searching for the posting on our careers site or contact us at [email protected].

BioMérieux Inc. and its affiliates are Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran or disabled status, or genetic information. Please be advised that the receipt of satisfactory responses to reference requests and the provision of satisfactory proof of an applicant’s identity and legal authorization to work in the United States are required of all new hires. Any misrepresentation, falsification, or material omission may result in the failure to receive an offer, the retraction of an offer, or if already hired, dismissal. If you are a qualified individual with a disability, you may request a reasonable accommodation in BioMérieux’s or its affiliates’ application process by contacting us via telephone at (385) 770-1132, by email at [email protected], or by dialing 711 for access to Telecommunications Relay Services (TRS).

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