BioTelemetry, Inc. Sr. QA Automation Engineer in San Diego, California

BioTelemetry Technology, a BioTelemetry Company, (NASDAQ: BEAT) provides medical devices and software for real-time remote heart monitoring and analysis using our own innovative solutions. Come join our team and have a direct and positive impact on the lives of people every day! We want YOU to help us create the future of medical devices with the industry leader!

We are looking for a highly energetic and motivated Sr. Quality Assurance Automation Engineer. The Sr. QA Automation Engineer has the exciting opportunity to have a significant impact to the Company. We are looking for an experienced and driven automation engineer to create a new scalable and sustainable automation architecture. The successful candidate will also support our ongoing efforts to adapt and maintain automated testing technologies, tools, processes and solutions across the spectrum of our hardware/software products and services.

The successful candidate will have a unique blend of technical knowledge and exceptional communication and problem-solving skills, coupled with a proven track record of successful contributions to the quality of large software and hardware product teams. This role includes driving testability of new features, system testing, performance/scalability, interoperability, end-to-end solutions testing, including identifying and defining simulation and automation tools.

The ideal candidate will demonstrate a system-level focus while understanding the impact of every component. Broad knowledge of and exposure to infrastructure technology, development, testing and automation best practices, CI/CD and related build and deployment automation tools and techniques are essential for success in this role.

  • Initially responsible for leading efforts to define the details associated with a next generation quality automation architecture and infrastructure in a medical device services environment.

  • Responsible for leading efforts to define features, needs, gaps and driving effort towards the timely delivery of automation related goals and objectives.

  • Responsible for documenting and training on the new platform and related processes, technologies, tools and features.

  • Ensure that automated testing will verify and validate that functional requirements have been met.

  • Drive automation testability requirements, creating or updated related standards documentation.

  • Responsible for creating and prioritized technical work in the backlog to cover building the necessary automation framework and features.

  • Responsible for creating and managing related technical debt to incrementally and regularly improve the quality of automated testing and related coverage.

  • Responsible for:

  • translation and mapping of automation requirements with test plans

  • verifying that test protocols are written completely and accurately, detailing what has, will, or will not be covered by automated testing

  • verifying that test protocols or test cases are executed correctly

  • automated creation of test reports, test summaries, trace matrices and other relevant reporting

  • Responsible for documenting defects for test scripts where the actual results do not successfully meet expected results.

  • Responsible for automation and testing knowledge management – including training plans for the creation of automation test procedures and related standards, maintenance procedures and configurations.

  • Responsible for creating detailed test cases and scripts, validating that the requirements are captured correctly with the Business Analyst.

  • Perform functional, usability, security, network, compatibility and regression testing.

  • Create required test data and test deliverables as per testing standards.

  • Works with the development team to analyze and resolve defects.

  • Provide strategies for improvements and alternatives on the current test scripts.

  • Responsible for supporting automated testing in an environment that utilizes Windows, Linux/UNIX, Android and possibly iOS.

  • Analyzing crash logs, stack trace, faults by utilizing basic debugging techniques.

  • Ability to generate, capture and analyze protocol traces. Familiar working with IP capture tools like Wireshark.

  • Responsible for working as a member of an Agile Scrum team delivering high quality software in two week sprints.

  • Minimum BS degree in Computer Science/Engineering or related field.

  • Minimum of 7 years software development experience in a team environment.

  • Minimum of 5 years experience with designing, building, maintaining and supporting scalable and sustainable test automation solutions covering presentation layer, middle tier and backend services, including native mobile applications and native Windows clients (a plus).

  • Minimum of 5 years testing experience as a Quality Assurance Engineer, including functional, stress, performance, integration, white box, gray box, black box, end-to-end and HA/DR.

  • Minimum of 5 experience with IT/Infrastructure/DevOps (VMware, server administration, managing and deployment of services, registry, DNS, firewall, load balancer, troubleshooting, deployment automation, dependency management).

  • Experience working with global remote teams.

  • Experience with SQL, testing database connectivity, performance, data integrity, assessing data security risks and defining related testing strategies and techniques.

  • Experience with building, supporting, maintaining and scaling automation in CI/CD environments.

  • Experience working with build tools like Maven, Ant including understanding of configuration and structure of the build files.

  • Experience with writing test automation to support hardware and mobile device technologies.

  • Strong experience in strategic decision-making and driving automation scope, process improvements, roadmaps, defining guidelines and initiatives.

  • Good communications and documentation skills, including experience in writing SOPs, work instructions, training and other relevant documentation.

  • Must work well in a team environment, be highly motivated, and willing to learn new skills.

  • Leadership skills required; ability to prioritize tasks; level of understanding to pace work completion to the needs of the company.

  • Previous experience with testing in a medical device manufacturing environment subject to FDA compliance is a plus.

  • Proficient with Microsoft Office.

BioTelemetry is an Equal Opportunity Employer




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