Sr. Software Developer

Sunnyvale, California

At Intuitive, we believe that minimally invasive care is life-enhancing care. Through ingenuity and intelligent technology, we expand the potential of physicians to heal without constraints. Our mission is our guiding force; our culture is the DNA that makes us unique.  

As a pioneer in robotic-assisted surgery (RAS), we have been expanding our innovations through technology to help make a difference in the world. For 25 years, human ingenuity has guided our journey to help solve some of healthcare’s complex challenges. 

We believe a great idea can come from anywhere—inclusion and mutual respect are vital to our culture. We value character grounded in integrity, a strong capacity to learn, the energy to get things done, and diverse experiences to help us think in new ways. We actively invest in our team members to support their long-term growth so they can continue to advance our mission and strive to achieve their highest potential.  

Join a team committed to taking big leaps forward for a global community of healthcare professionals and their patients. Together, let’s help to advance the world of minimally invasive care.

About the Core Technology Engineering (CTE) Tools Team

We are a small group looking for strong technical leads that want an opportunity to move fast and help build out our core platform and enable the broader development teams to create better products for our patients. This is a new group at the company and our mandate is to promote significant change that will improve the productivity of our engineering teams.

We have the potential to overlap with many teams, tear down organizational silos, and drive a strong culture of collaboration. If you see a high-leverage solution to a long-standing problem, you will be empowered to tear it all down and build the right solution, provided you have the will and a plan to execute.

If you are a software developer who is passionate about the usability of tools, this team will be a collaborative environment in which you will make a true impact on people's lives.


  • Scope, design, and implement full stack applications to interact with our robot and the data it generates. Your applications will be used by roboticists, software engineers, clinical engineers, testers and the broader organization
  • Identify opportunities to reduce friction in the software development process and increase engineering velocity.
  • Lead the expansion of internal telemetry and observability tools.
  • Educate internal development teams on how to best leverage available tooling

Skill/Job Requirements:

  •  Minimum Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or equivalent with minimum 5+ years of relevant professional experience
  •  Expert level knowledge of JavaScript and hands-on experience with modern React
  •  Proficiency in Python (fastAPI is a plus)
  • Experience deploying and scaling applications on cloud services like AWS (lambda is a plus)
  •  Ability to communicate and work effectively with a diverse range of talented engineers

Nice to have:

  • Experience building developer tools
  • Experience with Linux
  • Experience building scalable data pipelines
  • Experience working with relational and NoSQL databases
  • Experience with Kafka, Hadoop, Spark, or other data processing tools
  • Experience working with Docker development and deployment workflows

Intuitive is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. We provide equal employment opportunities to all qualified applicants and employees, and prohibit discrimination and harassment of any type, without regard to race, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, color, age, religion, protected veteran or disability status, genetic information or any other status protected under federal, state, or local applicable laws.

We will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records in accordance with fair chance laws.

Shift : Shift 1 - Day

Travel : No

Travel Requirements: No Shift: Shift 1 - Day

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