Principal Software Test Engineer in Virtual, Illinois at Stryker Corporation

Date Posted: 10/4/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Stryker is a leading medical device company working towards modernizing healthcare leveraging software technologies working towards our mission of "Together with our customers we are driven to make healthcare better."

What you will do-

Primary Roles/Responsibilities:

  • Work as part of an agile R&D design engineering team to define the software test strategies for the Robotic Assisted Surgery product suite.
  • Lead the software test strategy while identifying the automation opportunities, tooling choices, protocol definition. 
  • Able to troubleshoot collaboratively, track bugs and review testing results with teams.
  • Design and develop the software test tools, harnesses and fixtures to support testing. 
  • Collaborate with the global R&D software team to ensure software is designed with a test driven and quality approach.
  • Ensure the testing aligns with documentation including the product software requirements while meeting quality standards and maintaining compliance
  • Review and author software documents created per the quality system process documentation.
  • Work with software tools such as Configuration Management tools (Perforce/GitHub), CI/CD tools (Jenkins), Defect Tracking tools (Jira), ALM, and traceability tools.
  • Technical skills include knowledge of C/C++, Qt, Linux, Python
  • May coordinate the activities of 1 or more employees.
  • Provide mentorship or training to engineers in software best practices as necessary. 

What you need-

Minimum Qualifications (Required):

  • B.S. in Software Engineering (or equivalent) 
  • 8-10+ years related experience
  • Demonstrated experience designing software testing strategies with global cross functional teams. 
  • Demonstrated ability to plan software strategies, provide timing estimates and work collaboratively with stakeholders to deliver results. 
  • Strong ability to troubleshoot issues and resolve through solutions. 

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience in medical device or other highly regulated industries
  • Experience or exposure to compliance regulations around data privacy (HIPAA/HITRUST), security standards 
  • Experience or exposure to healthcare imagining technologies
  • Experience or exposure to data science

Work From Home: No

Travel Percentage: 20%

Stryker Corporation is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status. Stryker is an EO employer – M/F/Veteran/Disability.

Stryker Corporation will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information.


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