Senior Software Verification Lead

Job Description

Senior Software Verification Lead

Now’s our time to inspire the future of healthcare together.

Siemens Healthineers is a leading global medical technology company with over 170 years of experience and 18,000 patents. More than 48,000 dedicated colleagues in over 70 countries are driven to shape the future of healthcare. We stand with our customers around the world to support them in delivering high quality care to their patients. An estimated 5 million patients across the globe benefit every day from our innovative technologies and services in the areas of diagnostic and therapeutic imaging, laboratory diagnostics and molecular medicine, as well as digital health and enterprise services. This is what truly matters to us.

This is a role well suited to an ambitious senior level professional, looking for the next step in their career as a Senior Software Verification Lead.

Are you a passionate Senior Software Verification Engineer with extensive experience in the testing of cutting-edge software for instruments / analysers?

Siemens Healthineers based in Swords, Dublin, are expanding the software team to complement our existing broad-range of Engineering competencies. The successful applicant will be a key member of this team and is expected to develop rigorous software testing strategies for next generation medical diagnostic analysers which cover immunoassay, chemistry, and hematology testing.

The applicant must have a proven track record in developing automated, manual and system level scripts, that utilise the latest specialized test applications to support the release of high-quality robust software. As the Senior Software Verification Lead you will be responsible for training and mentoring other Engineering team members with regards to state-of-the-art test techniques and best practices.   

The applicant must demonstrate the ability to work collaboratively and in a systematic fashion with other Engineering functions (e.g., Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning, Mechanical, Electrical, Firmware, System Integration, Biochemistry) to deliver high-end innovative test solutions at pace. The role involves working on a wide range of diverse cross-functional projects related to support front-end and real-time innovative software solutions. 

As a key member of the team you will be part of a highly innovative multidisciplinary Engineering group working on complex problems to serve the needs of laboratories of any size – today and tomorrow. 

The critical skill set we are looking for

  • Proven experience in the development and execution of robust test strategies to support high-quality software solutions; experience in a regulated environment would be beneficial
  • Must have extensive experience in leading a high performing software test team
  • It would be advantageous to have the following experience
    • Generating software design input requirements based on user needs and stake holder input
    • Developing test and verification strategies based on design input requirements
    • Executing automated and manual test methodologies
    • Writing bug reports and manage burndown (e.g. Jira, ADS)
    • Planning, writing and executing verification activities within the overall software project 
    • Scripting languages a significant advantage (e.g. Python, Perl, Bash etc.)
    • Application experience of test tools (e.g. Selenium, IBM RFT)
    • Programming knowledge (C, C#, C++)
    • Applying quality engineering principals throughout the Agile product lifecycle
    • Experience in security feature (e.g. Penetration & Vulnerability testing)
  • Capable of developing good relationships with software developers and the wider engineering team to communicate bugs, resolve issues and ensure complete test coverage

Required for the success of this role

  • High paced individual who can lead and develop a high performing software verification team
  • Eager and passionate in defining the over test strategy, develop roadmaps and lead test execution in collaboration with key stakeholders
  • Ability to work across multiple functional boundaries to deliver the desired outcome
  • Readily accepts ownership, accountability, and responsibility with a proven track record in delivering effective solutions from concept to implementation at pace
  • Ability to make informed key verification decisions to drive the business forward
  • An excellent team player who knows how to work in a team environment
  • Excellent communications skills - written and verbal skills are required
  • Bachelor’s degree in relevant technical discipline (Electronics / Software / Electrical / Mechatronic)
  • 5+ years’ relevant engineering experience in leading a high performing software verification team

At Siemens Healthineers, we value those who dedicate their energy and passion to a greater cause. Our people make us unique as an employer in the med-tech industry. What unites and motivates our global team is the inspiration of our common purpose:  To innovate for healthcare, building on our remarkable legacy of pioneering ideas that translate into even better healthcare products and services. We recognize that taking ownership of our work allows both us and the company to grow. We offer you a flexible and dynamic environment and the space to move beyond your comfort zone to grow both personally and professionally.  We have an excellent benefits package for the right candidate.

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Organization: Siemens Healthineers

Company: Siemens Healthcare Diagnostics Manufacturing Ltd

Experience Level: Experienced Professional

Full / Part time: Full-time

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