Lead Engineer, Software Test

Hill-Rom Skaneateles Falls , NY 13153

Posted 11 months ago

Position Overview:

This role is responsible for systems engineering as a member of a multidisciplinary new product development team. This position will understand and define customer needs; product functionality and performance requirements; product architecture, constraints and trade-offs; design and interface requirements, technical risks of new products being developed. You will provide leadership to the engineering team members on the overall design of the final product while determining what verification is required, including the amount of data required and the methodology for collecting and analyzing the data.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Extract customer needs and translate into product functional and performance requirements through collaboration with cross functional Marketing, Clinical and User Experience teams

  • Lead the technical engineering team through the overall design and development of the product

  • Maintain product requirements throughout project

  • Develop system architecture for the products, based on technology and platform strategies

  • Objectively and holistically communicate trade-offs and design options

  • Document the flow of data through a system

  • Define subassembly interfaces and allocate subassembly requirements to design teams

  • Conduct impact analysis for design changes and implement necessary actions

  • Identify technical problems and provide innovative and creative solutions

  • Contribute to fault tree analysis and design FMEAs

  • Ensure requirements are testable and can be verified and validated

  • Support root cause identification, corrective actions and re-verification/validation of identified product defects

Required Background:

  • Bachelor's Degree (Mechanical, Electrical, Software Engineering or comparable technical discipline)

  • 10 years of engineering experience

  • 5 years of experience leading technical teams

  • Demonstrated experience translating customer needs into design requirements and architecture

  • Demonstrated experience working on new product development projects; experience with regulated industries and FDA Design Controls is preferred

  • Demonstrated experience making project tradeoff decisions due to constraints and drive action to decisions

  • Strong organizational and communication skills

  • Proficient problem-solving skills

  • Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to work collaboratively with others in a team environment

  • Working knowledge of systems engineering methodologies

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