17 days old

Senior Software Test Engineer

Norwood, MA
**Senior Software Test Engineer**

Locations:Norwood, Massachusetts

Job Family: Research & Development


English (US)

**Job Description**

**Division:** Siemens Healthineers

**Business Unit:** Point of Care

**Requisition Number:** 221060

**Primary Location:** United States-Massachusetts-Norwood

**Assignment Category:** Full-time regular

**Experience Level:** Senior level

**Education Required Level:** Bachelor's Degree

**Travel Required:** 5%

**Division Description:**

Siemens is a global technology powerhouse that

has stood for engineering excellence, innovation, quality, reliability and

internationality for more than 165 years. As a global technology company,

Siemens is rigorously leveraging the advantages that this setup provides. To

tap business opportunities in both new and established markets, the Company is

organized in nine Divisions: Power and Gas, Wind Power and Renewables, Energy

Management, Building Technologies, Mobility, Digital Factory, Process

Industries and Drives, Healthineers and Financial Services.

With 45,000 employees Siemens

Healthineers is one of the worlds largest suppliers of technology to the

healthcare industry and a leader in medical imaging, laboratory diagnostics and

healthcare IT. All supported by a comprehensive portfolio of clinical

consulting, training, and services available across the globe and tailored to

customers needs. So that more people can have a life that is longer, richer,

and more filled with happiness.

For more information, please visit: http://www.usa.siemens.com/healthineers

**Job Description:**

Key SENIOR SOFTWARE TEST Responsibilities

Performs software verification and validation activities as part of the overall software engineering process for medical diagnostics instruments. The primary responsibilities of the software test engineer are to:

* Design, develop, and execute software tests to verify that design implementation meets documented requirements

* Plan and implement configuration of physical setup of equipment

* Create/track software defect records in the defect tracking database and verify closure of defects

* Report passed and failed requirements to the test team lead, the project team, and the department manager

* Communicate task status and software quality to the test team lead and manager

* Interact with other personnel on a project

* Manage own priorities effectively

* Multitask effectively on and across projects, when required

* Communicate effectively one on one as well as in groups at both high and low concept levels

* Ability to travel to domestic and international locations.

Knowledge and Skills

Must have knowledge of how software verification / validation activities integrated within a software development process.

The senior software test engineer required skills include:

* Performing black-box, performance, stress and load testing, as required by the project

* Designing and developing software tests from software requirements and specification documentation

* Providing documented evidence of test execution

* Participating in risk management activities (project, technical, and hazard)

* Proficiency in Microsoft Word and Excel

* Ability to comprehend software specification documents

* Ability to peer-review software requirements and specification documents.

* Ability to create tests for complex software modules from software requirements and specification documents

* Ability to define, estimate and track progress of tasks, and communicate project status

* Ability to create Requirements Trace documentation

* Ability to perform reviews of manual and, possibly, automated tests

* Ability to determine resource utilization

* Ability to work effectively both alone and as part of a team

* Possesses strong writing, presentation, and general communication skills

Knowledge and skill of any of the following items is a plus:

* FDA Design Control regulations, and associated standards and guidances

* Microsoft Team Foundation Server scripting

* Automated testing tools

* Experience with testing medical devices

* Experience on an Agile/Scrum team

* ASTQB Certification (or the equivalent)

* Database fundamentals

* Communication protocols

* Network monitoring

* Computer system performance monitoring

* Various programming languages, such as C#, C ++, C or Visual Basic

* Communication protocols, such as LIS 3, HL7, POCT1A

* Chemistry

* Calculated Parameters for reported analytes

* Statistical Data Analysis

* Project management experience

* Strong organizational and administrative skills


* BS/MS in Computer Science or Engineering, or 5-8 years of successful experience in a related field and the successful demonstration of Key Responsibilities, Knowledge and skills as presented above.

* An appropriate advanced degree may be substituted for experience, where applicable.

**Equal Employment Opportunity Statement**

Siemens is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer encouraging diversity in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, creed, religion, national origin, citizenship status, ancestry, sex, age, physical or mental disability, marital status, family responsibilities, pregnancy, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender expression, gender identity, transgender, sex stereotyping, protected veteran or military status, and other categories protected by federal, state or local law.

**EEO is the Law**

Applicants and employees are protected under Federal law from discrimination. To learn more, Click here at https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/ofccpost.htm .

**Pay Transparency Non-Discrimination Provision**

Siemens follows Executive Order 11246, including the Pay Transparency Nondiscrimination Provision. To learn more, Click here at https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/pdf/pay-transp_formattedESQA508c.pdf .


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