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Principal Software Quality Engineer

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Must Have: Minimum Requirements

Bachelors Degree in Engineering or Science field with 7+ years of work experience in Engineering, Software Engineering and/or Software Quality OR Masters Degree in Engineering or Science field with 5+ years of work experience in Engineering, Software Engineering and/or Software Quality. 

Nice to Have
  • 5+ years of work experience in Software Quality Engineering, SW/FW Engineering in medical device industry.
  • Bachelors Degree or Masters Degree in Electrical Engineering, Software Engineering, Computer Engineering or Computer Science strongly preferred. 
  • Design, development and testing experience.
  • Functional knowledge and expertise in product development, software development, software lifecycle processes, regulatory requirements, international standards and risk management.
  • Working knowledge of applicable industry standards.
  • Experience in software reliability – reliability prediction and reliability growth.
  • Experience in medical device cybersecurity and its implementation.
  • Experience with LabView program development and validation for use in automated test systems (ATE).
  • Complete understanding and wide application of technical principles, theories, and concepts.
  • Ability to provide technical solutions to a wide range of difficult problems. Solutions are imaginative, thorough, and practicable, and consistent with organizational objectives.
  • Must be able to handle multiple tasks/projects and manage priorities accordingly.
  • Team lead and/or project management experience preferred.
  • Abilty to work in a team environment and exert influence without alienating others.
  • Experience and working knowledge of statistical analysis methods/software preferred.
  • Experience in the application of statistical methods.
  • Excellent presentation skills.
  • General knowledge of other related disciplines.
  • Strong oral and written communication skills

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. Let’s 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) 


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