1+ months

Software Quality Engineer II

Minneapolis, MN 55405
Software Quality Engineer II


Chanhassen, Minnesota, United States

Requisition #:


Post Date:

Nov 03, 2019

**Careers that Change Lives**

Medtronic Care Management Services (MCMS) is a leader in remote patient monitoring and telehealth. We help healthcare providers and patients stay connected outside of routine clinical and acute medical visits by enabling patients to send timely and objective personal health data from the comfort of their home, helping healthcare providers identify early risk indicators and intervene as needed. MCMS is at the vanguard of remote patient monitoring and telehealth, with a long track-record of delivering results through partnerships with health systems, payers, and post-acute care providers.

The Software Quality Engineer has the responsibility and authority to ensure software products meet or exceed customer expectations for quality and reliability. The position contributes to product development and regulatory compliance by defining, implementing and demonstrating achievement of quality and reliability goals, and supporting the product lifecycle through continual product and process improvement initiatives. This position also performs, facilitates and supports product risk assessment and failure analysis.

**A Day in the Life**

Responsibilities may include the following and other duties may be assigned.

+ Develops, modifies, applies, and maintains standards and regulatory requirements for software systems quality operating methods, processes, and procedures to meet product or service quality requirements.

+ Coordination and guidance to cross functional teams to ensure software quality objectives are met for product software non-product software, manufacturing software, quality system software, software tools and software technologies included or used in the creation, support or production of medical devices.

+ Conducts evaluation of software systems activities including requirements, design, development, documentation, integration, test, verification and validation.

+ Develops and ensures the overall operating criteria to ensure implementation of the software quality program according to project, process and contract requirements and objectives.

+ Reviews software systems design, change specifications, and plans against contractual and/or process requirements.

+ Reviews include applicable specifications, materials, tools, techniques, and methodologies.

+ Provides or directs verification and validation of software system requirements, traceability, and testability.

+ Performs, facilitates and participates in risk management, software risk analysis, fault tree analysis, failure trending and failure analysis.

+ Identifies software quality challenges and software quality improvement opportunities and provides information to facilitate and support long-term planning.

**Must Have: Minimum Requirements**

Bachelors Degree in Engineering, Science or technical discipline with 2+ years of work experience in Software, Engineering and/or Quality OR Masters Degree Engineering, Science or technical field with 0+ years of work experience in Software, Engineering and/or Quality.

**Nice to Have**

+ Both Waterfall and Agile software development methodology

+ Ability to work with either Agile or Waterfall methodologies

+ Understanding of regulatory and security standards and requirements as related to healthcare. Including HIPAA, HITECH and SOC 2

+ Quality system requirements as related to ISO 13485, IEC 62304, FDA QSR, CMDR regulations

+ Experience with Microsoft tools including .NET, ASP.NET, C#, SQL Server and Visual Studio

+ Experience with No SQL data storage technology such as MongoDB

+ Experience with server-side software development technologies such as Node.js, Angular, JAVA, NiFi and Kafka

+ Experience with cloud systems architecture using AWS including native tools and services

+ Experience with SOA and microservices-based systems architecture

+ Experience with iOS and Android mobile platforms including utilizing mobile hardware to support Bluetooth connections for external device/data integration

+ Experience with Continuous Integration tools such as Jenkins, SVN, GitLab, Maven, Gradle, Artifactory and automated unit test integration suites

+ Experience with Continuous Deployment tools such as Puppet, Octopus and AWS CodeDeploy

+ Knowledge of medical terminology, physiology and/or applicable disease states, therapies and technologies

+ Strong technical writing experience

+ Ability to work with Microsoft Office applications

**About Medtronic**

Together, we can change healthcare worldwide. At Medtronic, we push the limits of what technology, therapies and services can do to help alleviate pain, restore health and extend life. We challenge ourselves and each other to make tomorrow better than yesterday. It is what makes this an exciting and rewarding place to be.

We want to accelerate and advance our ability to create meaningful innovations - but we will only succeed with the right people on our team. Lets work together to address universal healthcare needs and improve patients lives. Help us shape the future.

Physical Job Requirements

The physical demands described within the Responsibilities section of this job description are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. For Office Roles: While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to be independently mobile. The employee is also required to interact with a computer, and communicate with peers and co-workers. Contact your manager or local HR to understand the Work Conditions and Physical requirements that may be specific to each role. (ADA-United States of America)
It is the policy of Medtronic to provide equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all persons regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. In addition, Medtronic will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities.


Posted: 2019-09-10 Expires: 2019-12-12

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