Medtronic Inc. Minneapolis , MN 55415
Senior Software Engineer in Test
Careers that Change Lives
Ideation! Bring advanced embedded software knowledge, engineering expertise and leadership to platform, infrastructure, and integration software supporting cutting edge technical solutions for our software-driven medical robotics platform.
Impact patient outcomes. Come for a job, stay for a career.
The Cardiac and Vascular Group brings all of our cardiac and vascular businesses together into one cross-functional, collaborative operating unit to employ the full breadth of our talent, technologies, products, services, and solutions to address the needs of customers and patients across the globe.
Cardiac Rhythm and Heart Failure offers devices and therapies to treat abnormal heart rhythms, as well as cardiac diagnostic and monitoring solutions.
Perform verification test activities for Cardiac Rhythm and Heart Failure (CRHF) Software products on our enterprise Clinician and Patient Care Management system. Develop tests for web based, mobile, and custom medical device applications by designing, implementing, and executing tests for the verification of software requirements.
The ideal candidate is a software engineer with object oriented programming experience capable of analyzing software requirements, defining extensible test scenarios, and developing automated tests (C#, Java, Typescript) to verify web based software in the medical device industry.
A Day in the Life
Analyze, understand, and review software requirements.
Interface with product owners and software developers to clarify expected software behavior.
Develop and execute automated tests that verify software requirements.
Develop or enhance the automated test framework and tools.
Establish and maintain traceability from software requirements to verification tests.
Participate in the technical review of verification tests and results.
Assist scrum team with debugging and solving issues discovered during test.
Provide solutions to a wide range of problems that are imaginative, thorough, practical, and consistent with organizational objectives.
Estimate effort and duration of tasks and develop and execute plans and strategies to complete the work on time.
Operate electronic testing equipment.
Prepare, review, submit, and maintain project/product documentation.
Must Have: Minimum Qualifications
B.S. in Engineering or related field with 4+ years of experience.
M.S. in Engineering or related field with 2+ years of experience.
Proficiency with one or more of the following programming languages: C#, Java, Typescript.
Experience analyzing requirements and defining test cases.
Excellent problem solving, analytical skills and technical troubleshooting skills.
Nice to Have:
Experience developing automated tests.
Experience using SpecFlow, Cucumber, or Gherkin.
Experience using Selenium, Protractor, or Coded UI.
Experience with the Page Object Model and with API development and test.
Understanding of both Agile and Waterfall software development methods.
Understanding of one or more of the following operating systems: Windows, Linux, Android and iOS.
Understanding of HTML, CSS, SQL, Hadoop, XML/XSLT, JSON.
Quality focus, willingness to learn, versatility and adaptability.
Good organizational skills and strong written and verbal communication.
Ability to work on cross-functional project teams comprised of software verification and development engineers, system engineers, human factor engineers and quality engineers.
Understanding of one or more of the following tools: Visual Studio, Team Foundation Server, Microsoft Test Manager, Visual Studio Team Services, Test Hub.
Design/test experience working within a regulated environment.
Experience with software version control tools.
Together, we can change healthcare worldwide. At Medtronic, we push the limits of what technology, therapies and services can do to help alleviate pain, restore health and extend life. We challenge ourselves and each other to make tomorrow better than yesterday. It is what makes this an exciting and rewarding place to be.
We want to accelerate and advance our ability to create meaningful innovations - but we will only succeed with the right people on our team. Let's work together to address universal healthcare needs and improve patients' lives. Help us shape the future.
Physical Job Requirements
The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by employees assigned to this position, but they are not an exhaustive list of all the required responsibilities and skills of this position.
The physical demands described within the Day in the Life section of this job description are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.