Systems Engineer

Job description


For more than 10 consecutive years, A-dec has been chosen as one of the top ten admired companies in Business Journal’s Oregon’s Most Admired Companies.  As the leading dental equipment manufacturer in North America, the reason is simple: we believe in people first.

This position will be responsible for design, development, and integration of A-dec's line of business systems. Work with a dynamic team to help plan and define new features, troubleshoot operational incidents, and execute upgrades focused on A-dec's proprietary Manufacturing Execution System (MES). Candidate should possess well rounded development skills in C#/.NET, SQL Server, ASP.NET MVC and enjoy and pursue professional learning and development.


-Designs, builds, and maintains the software platform including build, test and production environments used to deliver software solutions and monitor the performance. Collaborates with Solution Architecture team to code and deploy solutions to meet architect’s requirements.
-Effectively partners with Solutions Architecture team, business analysts, and product engineers to intake business requirements, define solutions, create implementation plans, test and deploy in support of new system and process initiatives.
-Operates as primary resource for troubleshooting issues related to platform interactions and configurations with an emphasis on root-cause analysis, workaround identification, near and long-term fixes, business impact analysis, fix deployment and documentation.
-Maintains awareness and knowledge of emerging technology trends and solutions to provide continuous improvement for A-dec’s customer relationship management, manufacturing, and engineering operations.
-Ensures technical requirements of the platform are represented and fulfilled in conjunction with information systems teams with a focus on system performance, data fidelity, and software development lifecycle environment testing.


-Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science/Software Design, Computer Information Systems or other related field of study with a minimum of 3-5 years of experience; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
-Must have working knowledge of operating systems, databases, scripting, client server, data communications and network technologies.
-Must have excellent analytical and technical skills along with strong written and verbal communication skills.
-Ability to translate business needs into solutions and provide multiple options, assessing risks/mitigation, while staying unbiased toward any specific technology or vendor and for being more interested in results than personal preferences.
-Solid track record for thinking about more than technology issues, and for integrating the technical with the business and information aspects for complete solutions.
-Must demonstrate knowledge of key aspects of the business and the ability to understand the long-term (“big picture”) and short-term perspectives of situations.
-Preferred experience with one of the following business process areas: customer service, product engineering, product visualization, manufacturing, warehousing, and logistics business processes.


Manufacturer of dental chairs, delivery systems, and dental lights.