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Software Quality Assurance Engineer I in Carlsbad, CA at Apex Life Sciences

Date Posted: 11/20/2018

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Job Description

Our client, a leader in medical devices, is seeking a software quality assurance engineer I. 


  • Key player to build up test automation framework in regulated medical device industry 
  • Define and establish automation strategy and process 
  • Design and create test automation framework and suites 
  • Evaluate and recommend tools or methods for automating tests for firmware/system testing 
  • Take ownership and responsibility for the design and development of all aspects of automated testing along with creation, execution and maintenance of automated scripts 
  • Mentor/train other junior members of the automation team 
  • Provide metrics around test automation coverage 
  • Create and maintain documents on all test automation development and user manual 
  • Create automation test plans and test strategies for multiple concurrent projects 
  • Implement and monitor structured system testing (manual and automated) strategies/methodologies 
  • Perform System Requirement, sub-system requirement and software requirements review to ensure that requirements are actionable, measurable and testable 
  • Work with developers to employ iterative development test strategies and tactics on assigned projects and ensure full execution of the strategy. 
  • Provide effort estimates. Identify common trends on planned estimated effort hours vs actual hours. 
  • Create, review and optimize test design, reusable test cases and test procedures to ensure complete functional and non-functional test coverage for multiple projects concurrently 
  • Build reusable test case framework to support positive, negative and boundary testing and avoid redundant test case development 
  • Work closely with automation architect to develop functional automation infrastructure and automation framework 
  • Provide training and guidance in an effort to minimize procedure errors and that may result into corrections and deviations. 
  • Create defects trends analysis to recognize the weaken areas of code 
  • Define and measure key progress indicators on requirement coverage, test case effectiveness

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