Sr. Software Test Engineer

Date: May 28, 2024

Location: Chelmsford, MA, US

Company: Teleflex

Expected Travel: None

Requisition ID: 10279


About Teleflex Incorporated

Teleflex is a global provider of clinically effective medical technologies designed to improve the health and quality of people’s lives. We apply purpose driven innovation – a relentless pursuit of identifying unmet clinical needs – to benefit patients and healthcare providers. Our portfolio is diverse, with solutions in the fields of vascular and interventional access, interventional cardiology, surgical, anesthesia, cardiac care, interventional urology, urology, emergency medicine and respiratory care. Teleflex employees worldwide are united in the understanding that what we do every day makes a difference. For more information, please visit


Interventional - The Interventional business unit at Teleflex offers innovative medical devices that are used to diagnose and treat coronary and peripheral vascular diseases. We place a strategic emphasis on complex coronary and peripheral interventions, vascular access, bone access, specialty biologic treatments and cardiac assist. Our current Interventional products include a broad range of clinically relevant solutions, such as our GuideLiner® and Turnpike® Catheters, AC3 Optimus™ Intra-Aortic Balloon Pump and OnControl® Powered Bone Access System. With a strong R&D footprint and pipeline, our fast-growing Interventional business unit is poised to continue the development of new technologies to serve critically ill patients for years to come. Join a dynamic, growing team that offers healthcare providers an array of medical technology solutions that make a difference in patients’ lives.

Position Summary

Teleflex’s Arrow line of intra-aortic balloon catheters and balloon pump consoles are the result of years of clinical and engineering expertise from multiple venues that have come together to bring to market innovative cardiac assist products for critically ill patients who require balloon pump support.  
We are looking for a Senior Software Test Engineer to contribute on multiple software projects.  This individual will have an exciting opportunity to make important contributions on multiple software and hardware projects within the organization.

Principal Responsibilities

•    Create and execute manual and automated unit tests using python or equivalent programming language to ensure quality and reliability for newly implemented or modified software features. 
•    Perform static code analysis, generate reports & participate in technical reviews to ensure well-designed and well-tested code.
•    Perform manual and daily automated builds as needed. 
•    Manage V&V documentation, including derivation of Test Procedures from System and Sub-System Specifications, validation of Test Procedures and Test Fixtures, and generation of test reports in support of regulatory fillings for Class II medical devices.
•    Specify, design, and develop test systems (hardware & software); ensure that all test systems and equipment are appropriately validated and controlled.
•    Responsible for timely completion of software test deliverables (including Plans, Protocols and Reports) in compliance with IEC 62304 and Teleflex procedures.
•    Perform preliminary testing on prototype code for newly implemented/modified software features.
•    Investigate issues & anomalies, perform risk and root cause analysis.
•    Support other functions including but not limited to Quality, Regulatory, and Operations with any software related issues.
•    Provide Software technical expertise to investigate NCs, CAPAs and complaints.

Education / Experience Requirements

•    Bachelors degree in Computer Science, Electrical or Electrical & Computer Engineering, or Biomedical Engineering related field & 5 years of hands-on experience in testing embedded software, preferably in medical devices
•    MS in related field and 3 years of hands-on experience in testing embedded software, preferably in medical devices
•    Experience with embedded operating systems, e.g. QNX, Linux and various RTOS’s;
•    Experience in developing test scripts & test-cases using shell scripts or python or any equivalent programming language
•    Experience with software controlled electromechanical products
•    Knowledge of serial and network data communication protocols
•    Familiar with SW development tools, e.g. Git, Jira, VM, Makefile, compilers etc.

Specialized Skills / Other Requirements

•    Familiar with Agile SW development life cycle
•    Knowledge of Test Driven Development approach preferred
•    Self-motivated and able to work independently with minimum supervision
•    Familiar with industrial coding standards for safety and security, e.g. MISRA, CERT-C etc.
•    Knowledge of medical device software development lifecycle and regulatory requirements related to software containing medical devices
•    Excellent verbal & written communication skills 
•    Must possess high degree of organizational skills and be a self-starter
•    Ability to work in team environments
•    Ability to plan and prioritize activities
•    Ability to work independently to meet assigned project deadlines

Teleflex, Inc. is an affirmative action & equal opportunity employer. D/V/M/F. Applicants will be considered without regard to age, race, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, marital status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, nationality, sex, or veteran status. If you require accommodation to apply for a position, please contact us at: 877-880-8588 or

Teleflex is the home of Arrow®, Deknatel®, Hudson RCI®, LMA®, Pilling®, Rüsch®, UroLift® and Weck® – trusted brands united by a common sense of purpose. Teleflex, the Teleflex logo, Arrow, Deknatel, Hudson RCI, LMA, Pilling, Rüsch, UroLift and Weck are trademarks or registered trademarks of Teleflex Incorporated or its affiliates, in the U.S. and/or other countries.

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