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As a leading molecular diagnostics company, Cepheid improves healthcare by developing, manufacturing, and marketing accurate yet easy to use molecular systems and tests. Our solutions deliver a better way for institutions of any size to access the full power of molecular diagnostics.
We are seeking a Software Test Engineer, Global Software Development with strong technical skills to manually test the mobile application and instrument software. The person should have excellent verbal and written communication skills.
The Software Test Engineer will have responsibility as an individual contributor in the manually testing of medical diagnostic applications including the development of automated tests for the mobile application and instrument software.
The main objective is to design, develop, maintain and review test protocols in a small R&D group with high ambitions for innovation, growth and new development. High focus on quality and on time delivery!
Develop and maintain test protocols on the project requirements so as to fulfill user needs.
Participate in manual testing of the product to verify product functions as per specifications.
Participate in writing automated tests for the mobile application and instrument software.
Work closely with the Software Development Team to plan, schedule, and improve development test processes
Work well in a collaborative team environment with other engineers, developers and end users with minimal supervision and ensure understanding and validation of business requirements.
Track, report, and determine priority of project defects.
Master's degree in computer science, software engineering, or a related field and 2 years of experience.
Bachelor's degree in software engineering, or a related field and 5 years of experience.
Experience in testing Java APIs \RESTful APIs
2 years of mobile application automation experience with open source automation tools, and with Java/Eclipse development and JUnit/TestNG framework. .
2 years of SQL Experience.
Prior experience in testing medical devices is a plus.
Experience in test Internet Of Things devices is a plus.
Java programming language experience is a plus