Staff Software Test Engineer - Medical Devices in San Jose, CA at Stryker Corporation

Date Posted: 11/20/2020

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It's Time to Join Stryker!

Stryker is one of the world’s leading medical technology companies and is dedicated to helping healthcare professionals perform their jobs more efficiently while enhancing patient care. The Company offers a diverse array of innovative medical technologies, including reconstructive, medical and surgical, and neurotechnology and spine products to help people lead more active and more satisfying lives. We are currently seeking a Staff Software Test Engineer to join Stryker Endoscopy’s Test team located in San Jose, CA.



Who We Want

  • Analytical problem solvers. People who go beyond just fixing to identify root causes, evaluate optimal solutions, and recommend comprehensive upgrades to prevent future issues.
  • Dedicated achievers. Relentless about quality, people who thrive in a fast-paced environment and will stop at nothing to ensure a project is complete and meets regulations and expectations.
  • Collaborative partners. People who build and leverage cross-functional relationships to bring together ideas, information, use cases, and industry analyses to develop best practices.


What You Will Do

You will partner closely with R&D to experiment with early prototypes and vet out product designs throughout the design process. You will be responsible for design verification: from creating initial test plans through documenting results in test reports that are included in regulatory submissions.  You will need great communication and coordination are essential skills as you will share and coordinate samples, test execution, test results, and timelines with a cross-functional project team. You may lead the testing on an entire product and/or managing an intern, specialist, or other test engineers.

    • You will utilize your depth of understanding in the fundamentals of the software test discipline.
    • You will apply your engineering design principles (software architecture) in your testing.
    • You will work closely with the development team by being involved early in the project phase to discover issues early on and reduce required design iterations.
    • You will determine root causes and provide solutions to optimize product design.
    • You will calculate sample size, perform data analysis using statistically supported limits of operation, and benchmarking data and marketing claims unassisted.
    • You will design and develop reusable test protocols of high complexity and quality, while considering long term usability when designing the test cases.
    • You will implement process improvements and provide guidance to other engineers on design controls and test lab practices and procedures.
    • You may develop significant changes to or generate DWIs and/or WIs independently.
    • You will apply your clinical understanding of the products and the environment.
    • You will drive test decisions for a program or system of products. Optimize Set up and configure our products, middleware and integrations to support system testing through manual or automated processes. 


    Other Job Responsibilities

    • You will work with Data Scientists and Product Managers to frame a problem, both mathematically and within the business context.
    • You will develop the team’s capabilities in data science and machine-learning, and apply them to create new data-driven insights.
    • You will research & develop Machine Learning models for security problems, in the areas of Networking, Application & Data.
    • You will research and develop state of the art techniques in the field of computer vision, and machine learning.


    What You Need

    • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or Electrical Engineering (or other related) required.
    • 5+ years of related experience required.


    What We Wold Love That You Have (preferred qualifications)

    • Excellent analytical skills.
    • Exhibit initiative, dependability, independence, motivation, and be detail-oriented.
    • Strong background with the use of tools and programming language: JIRA, GIT (Using SourceTree), PTC Integrity, C# / WPF, C++, Visual Studio, Agile (Doc Control), Any Automated UI Test Software, Python, SQL, LabView
    • Proficiency in Agile Scrum software development.
    • Familiarity with Software Development Life Cycle (IEC62304).

    Why Stryker?  “It’s the people.” That’s the answer you’ll hear most often when you ask our employees why they love working here.

    Come join our team at Stryker in San Jose!

    Work From Home: Occasional

    Travel Percentage: 10%

    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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