Medtronic Minimed Inc.

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Test Engineer - SW/Firmware

at Medtronic Minimed Inc.

Posted: 10/22/2018
Job Reference #: 18000KEI

Job Description

Careers that Change Lives

The Software Test Team has an opportunity for a Software/Firmware Test Engineer be a member of software testing and/or automation cross functional team in support of Medtronic Diabetes' products. Under general supervision from the Engineering Manager, this individual will serve as a member of the larger software test and development organization with responsibility to execute software test processes and procedures.

Transforming diabetes care together, for greater freedom and better health.
Our strategy is to become a holistic diabetes management company focused on making a real difference in outcomes and cost. We want to transform healthcare toward value-based models by driving both product and business model innovation with the goal of elevating patient experience, improving clinical outcomes and lowering the total cost of care for our customers.

A Day in the Life

?Executes software test procedures and interprets/analyzes results to report and communicate software defects. Works under general supervision and the ability to work independently.
?Follows internal standard procedures (SOP/DOP) related to software development and test processes.
?Utilizes end user and product usage scenarios for reference while executing software test procedures.
?Applies basic knowledge of software V&V methods for safety critical, fault tolerant real-time software and embedded software engineering and formal qualification process
?Applies test designs to develop manual/automated test cases
?Applies understanding of test tools to execute assigned tests
?Other duties as assigned
Responsibilities may include the following and other duties may be assigned.
?Designs, develops, and implements testing methods and equipment.
?Plans and arranges the labor, schedules, and equipment required for testing and evaluating standard and special devices.
?Provides test area with parameters for sample testing and specifies tests to be performed.
?Compiles data and defines changes required in testing equipment, testing procedures, manufacturing processes, or new testing requirements.
?Responsible for testing all customer samples and for special tests that cannot be performed in the test area.


Must Have: Minimum Requirements

?Bachelors Degree in Computer Engineering, Computer Science or Electrical Engineering and 2 years of professional experience in software development and/or software test
?Masters Degree in Computer Engineering, Computer Science, or Electrical Engineering and 6 months professional experience in software development and/or software test
?Experience in JavaScript
?Experience in software test development
?Experience in automated software test
Nice to Have

Strong analytical, prioritization, organizational and problem solving skills
Prior experience with software testing
Basic knowledge of software V&V methods for safety critical, fault tolerant real-time software and embedded software engineering and formal qualification process
About Medtronic

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.