Thermo Fisher Scientific Test Engineer, Staff - System/Software in Eugene, Oregon
When you join us at Thermo Fisher Scientific, you’ll be part of a smart, driven team that shares your passion for exploration and discovery. With revenues of $ 20 billion and the largest investment in R&D in the industry, we give our people the resources and opportunities to make significant contributions to the world.
We are looking for a talented Software Test/Integration Engineer who will develop a thorough understanding of the requirements (both explicit and implicit) of the system under development, develop test cases and a test plan based on the requirements and release schedules, and execute test cases described and documented in the test plan.
Develop a thorough understanding of the requirements (both explicit and implicit) of the system under development
Develop test cases and a test plan based on the requirements and release schedules
Execute test cases described and documented in the test plan
Identify failures during test execution and log appropriate information needed to allow the developer to understand, reproduce, and address the issue
Exercise good judgment determining priority and severity of defects
Champion and track resolution of identified software issues
Minimum Qualifications (must have):
B.A./B.S. Computer Science, Engineering, Physical or Natural Sciences required
5+ years professional experience in analytical instrumentation platform testing in an industrial product development setting
Demonstrate ability to troubleshoot issues and determine root cause of defects, whether they are software or hardware based
Previous industrial experience supporting analytical instrumentation and software product development projects
Experienced with software testing concepts and systematic testing approaches
Proficiency in Agile/SCRUM product development principles and application to commercial software development
In-depth knowledge of Microsoft Windows based operating systems
Working knowledge of automated test tools and their implementation
Working knowledge of complex multi-tier software architectures
Demonstrated risk-based mindset when evaluating and communicating test results and status
Ability to work independently to initiate, take ownership of, and lead testing of individual system components as well as fully integrated platforms.
Strong oral, written and presentation skills, and the ability to work independently as well as being a team player.
Maintains in-depth knowledge of relevant fields and techniques
Preferred Qualifications (nice to have):
Advanced knowledge on statistical analysis, experimental design (DOE) approaches
Experience with one or more programming languages
Working knowledge of flow cytometry, fluorescence microscopy, and/or quantitative imaging and analysis beneficial
Working knowledge of database systems (SQL Server or Oracle)
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