BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company) Software Test Lead in Limerick, Ireland
Job Description Summary
As part of our team, you will be on the forefront of creating and developing secure specialized devices, software solutions and systems to help others.
You need to apply working knowledge of software quality concepts within the software development lifecycle and able to perform software and system testing activities on regulated and non-regulated medical devices.
You need to take on primary ownership for testing of certain area(s) of a system, develop in-depth knowledge of the responsible area(s). Also, conduct complex black box, system-level, functional testing, apply comprehensive knowledge of software quality concepts within the software development lifecycle.
Creating basic test plans for white box testing, applies in-depth working understanding of standards and methods to comply/enforce the standards in day to day tasking.
In this role, you will be expected to make recommendations for improvement to tools, perform test case executions and to apply in-depth working understanding of standards and methods to comply/enforce the standards in day to day tasking.
You are the one who can make the difference. Join us and be a crucial part of advancing the world of health!
In this role, you will be working with multiple devices and multiple teams, which makes it interesting for those who are willing to learn, work on different projects, and develop their skills.
You need to hold a BSc or MSc Degree in Computer Science, Engineering or related fields
5+ years of software testing experience
Strong Project management skills
Strong People management skills
Works independently with minimal guidance
Usually determines own work priorities
Acts as a resource for colleagues with less experience
Strong verbal and written communication skills
Familiar with MS Project/MS Excel/ TFS/VSTS
Applies comprehensive knowledge of software testing concepts within the software development lifecycle, Lead software on regulated and non-regulated medical devices
Demonstrates level of knowledge by industry certification in software testing, Applies comprehensive knowledge of software testing concepts within the software development lifecycle
Assist BD internal leads to perform in-depth impact analysis of the system
Able to develop and publish reports, interpret trends and make recommendations for improvement to existing tools, Provide the effort estimation for the team
Participate in research, selection, and implementation of new tools, drive the implementation of test plans and test strategies
Train and mentor users on tools used, Lead test case development and peer review process (both Manual and Automated test)
In depth understanding of a single application domain encompassing entire system, Lead outsource test case execution process and generate test reports
Mentor others to ensure understanding with other Software Test engineers, Assist BD internal leads to drive Software Test deliverables to meet project schedule
Represents Software Test organization on cross-functional product development Core Team(s), Train and mentor other testers as SME
Leads execution of complex test cases/scripts and interprets/analyzes results to report, communicate, and work through issues with software engineers, Provide weekly status report to BD internal team
Interprets product design and requirements to engineer test approach and generates test plans and test cases/scripts, Participate in design & code reviews and technical documentation reviews if needed
Considered expert in critical areas of the system and influences project test solutions
Leads test efforts and may coordinate the efforts of other Software Test engineers
Has in-depth experience, knowledge and skills in own job family
Knowledge of systems analysis, perform in-depth analysis of the requirement and specifications to create test cases
Skilled user of test tools for project area responsible, conduct peer technical review of the test cases to ensure test coverage
Basic familiarity of application domain or functional areas of system, conducts complex black box, system-level, functional testing and stress/load/performance testing
Executes complex test cases/scripts and interprets/analyzes results to report, communicate, and work through issues with software engineers, perform investigation and troubleshooting activities
Interprets product design and requirements to engineer test approach and generates test plans and test cases/scripts, participates in design and code reviews if needed
Knowledge of software quality engineering and testing methods at all levels (unit, integration, system, V&V, acceptance) applied within the Software Development Lifecycle
Experience on Requirement/Specification analysis, test case design and development, test execution (black box and white box), and defect reporting
Minimum one (1) year of working experience on test automation
Working knowledge of C/C++/C#, Scripting language
Minimum 1 year experience following FDA regulation guidelines
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Primary Work Location
IRL Limerick - Castletroy
BD is a leading global medical technology company that creates medical technology, devices and laboratory equipment for a variety of needs across the healthcare continuum. At BD, we are looking for candidates who possess passion, innovative solutions and a commitment to our one mission of improving access to groundbreaking medical and biotechnology services for people near and far, delivering state-of-the-art technology and cutting-edge research in the battle to fight and cure infectious diseases. With a global reach that extends across 50 countries worldwide, our network of professionals collaborates on effective measures to deliver enhanced patient quality such as lower health care delivery costs, improved health care and safety, and expanded health care for all. Join our company and see how you can become a part of one global mission to make a difference in human health.