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Software Development Engineer in Test (IT16))

Req #: 22122921 Location Bellevue, Washington, United States Job Category: Research and Development Date Posted: 05/10/2022

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Software Development Engineer in Test (IT16))

This is where you save and sustain lives

At Baxter, we are deeply connected by our mission. No matter your role at Baxter, your work makes a positive impact on people around the world. You’ll feel a sense of purpose throughout the organization, as we know our work improves outcomes for millions of patients. 

Baxter’s products and therapies are found in almost every hospital worldwide, in clinics and in the home. For over 85 years, we have pioneered significant medical innovations that transform healthcare.

Together, we create a place where we are happy, successful and inspire each other. This is where you can do your best work. 

Join us at the intersection of saving and sustaining lives— where your purpose accelerates our mission. 

Position Purpose:

Do you want to use your Software Development in Test skills to make a difference in the world of Cardiology?  Do you want to work with leadership that has successfully taken several medical device startups to business and clinical success?  Bardy Diagnostics is an exciting, fast growing organization within Baxter with a unique and compelling product looking for the right Software Development Engineer in Test to help us achieve our mission.

Reporting directly to the Executive Director of Information Technology, work together with the development team to develop products and ensure that the design meets the needs of testability, craft automated and manual tests to ensure proper test coverage, and execute informal and formal V&V. Participate in helping to move the development team toward continuous integration best practices and developing test techniques / processes that meet regulatory requirements, are effective and efficient and deliver product to a high quality standard

The right person will be energized by the unique challenges and opportunities of a fast-growing medical device organization, by interesting complex technical problems, and have a penchant for continuous improvement and engineering excellence.

Responsibilities

  • Collaborate with team members to identify and implement test techniques that are effective and efficient in meeting organizational goals for product quality, timeliness and regulatory compliance.  
  • Work with the development team to ensure testability of product definition.
  • Plan test development and execution efforts.
  • Craft automated and manual tests and test plans to ensure proper test coverage. 
  • Implement automation code structured as reusable building blocks
  • Use effective processes / practices that embrace the full software lifecycle.
  • Identify and implement tooling, frameworks, and dashboards for automated testing as needed.
  • Extend/improve current automated test suite.
  • Define and execute informal and formal V&V, identify defects, triage issues, help determine root cause, track issues to completion, and craft test reports.

Requirements

  • 3+ years as a Software Development Engineer in Test in a product development environment
  • Demonstrated success in bringing product to market
  • Demonstrated strong programming fundamentals and patterns
  • Strong familiarity with configuration management and issue tracking
  • Experience with Python or Javascript
  • BS in Computer Science, Software Engineering or equivalent

Preferred

  • Medical Device or other regulated industry experience a strong plus
  • Behavior Driven Development and/or Test-Driven Development experience a strong plus
  • Additional experience with C, C++, or LabView a plus
  • Seattle Metro Area locals only

The successful candidate for this job may be required to verify that he or she has been vaccinated against COVID-19, subject to reasonable accommodations for individuals with medical conditions or religious beliefs that prevent vaccination, and in accordance with applicable law.

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Hear from Our Employees

Our company is enriched by a diverse population of individuals in more than 100 countries that work to solve, innovate, manufacture and drive better healthcare options for patients around the world.

Meet Reagan, Senior Research Scientist in the United States

"For me, the best thing about working at Baxter is being able to do work that’s important to people—especially patients—outside of Baxter's walls. Inside our walls, I get to work with a fantastic team, and we know we're making a difference."

Reagan

Meet Karthik, Director of Renal Care R&D - Digital Health & Co-President of the Asian Leadership Network Business Resource Group, United States

"I’m excited about my role because I believe that digital initiatives can make a tremendous impact on lives by allowing people to access the same therapies and have similar care — whether in a hospital, a healthcare clinic, or the patient’s home — anywhere in the world."

Karthik

Meet Amitha, Research Associate in India

"Coming from a non-healthcare academic background, my current role has offered ample opportunities to learn a lot of new things. Leaders at Baxter are motivating, help us grow and provide a collaborative environment. The role gives me opportunities to have technical discussions with peers and subject matter experts globally, to learn interacting with customers, and manage project deadlines and deliverables. I am excited about shaping my career here at Baxter."

Amitha

Hear from Our Employees

Our company is enriched by a diverse population of individuals in more than 100 countries that work to solve, innovate, manufacture and drive better healthcare options for patients around the world.

Reagan

Meet Reagan, Senior Research Scientist in the United States

"For me, the best thing about working at Baxter is being able to do work that’s important to people—especially patients—outside of Baxter's walls. Inside our walls, I get to work with a fantastic team, and we know we're making a difference."

Karthik

Meet Karthik, Director of Renal Care R&D - Digital Health & Co-President of the Asian Leadership Network Business Resource Group, United States

"I’m excited about my role because I believe that digital initiatives can make a tremendous impact on lives by allowing people to access the same therapies and have similar care — whether in a hospital, a healthcare clinic, or the patient’s home — anywhere in the world."

Amitha

Meet Amitha, Research Associate in India

"Coming from a non-healthcare academic background, my current role has offered ample opportunities to learn a lot of new things. Leaders at Baxter are motivating, help us grow and provide a collaborative environment. The role gives me opportunities to have technical discussions with peers and subject matter experts globally, to learn interacting with customers, and manage project deadlines and deliverables. I am excited about shaping my career here at Baxter."

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