Staff Software Test Engineer

Posted on 5/17/2024

Vicarious Surgical

Vicarious Surgical

51-200 employees

Robotic systems for minimally invasive surgery

AI & Machine Learning
Data & Analytics
Robotics & Automation

Senior, Expert

Waltham, MA, USA

Required Skills
Software Testing
  • Bachelors or equivalent in any scientific or technical field
  • 8 + years of experience in software testing of complex electromechanical device in the medical device industry
  • Strong command over IEC62304 and excellent familiarity with TIR45
  • Keen attention to detail and accuracy
  • Excellent communication and teamwork skills
  • Ability to mentor newer or junior team members
  • Positive can-do demeanor and inculcates the same with other team members
  • Ability to work very well with geographically distributed teams and can work with teams from a very diverse background
  • Has worked in an Agile/Scrum environment
  • Developing test scenarios, test protocols, and test scripts
  • Executing manual and automated software test procedures to verify requirements
  • Identifying the tests for Manual and Automated testing and plan the overall test and regression suite
  • Participate in requirements review for testability
  • Implement continuous testing during Sprint and regression testing (if manual) at appropriate milestones during development
  • Report defects, tracking re-verification and closing
  • Plan and Perform formal software V & V testing during the V & V phase
  • Support early testing and assist scrum teams in determining key findings and collaborate to enhance the overall system’s design
  • Develop verification and validation of test tools where required and in advance of formal DV schedules
  • Support technical reviews and participate in system design reviews
  • Participate and own the development of testing infrastructure for Manual as well Automated Tests

Vicarious Surgical Inc. specializes in developing advanced surgical robotics with a primary focus on minimally invasive abdominal surgery. This company is an excellent place to work due to its commitment to enhancing surgical outcomes through cutting-edge technology that features a single-port approach, 3D visualization, and instruments that mimic human motion. The firm actively fosters a culture that embraces precision and innovation while deeply prioritizing improved patient care.

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Waltham, Massachusetts



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