Senior Software Quality Analyst

at Terumo BCT

Lakewood, CO

Posted on Jul. 8, 2017

This role supports the software quality effort on software projects. Responsible for full life cycle software quality activities and supporting all deliverables required in a regulated environment.  This role will focus on designing and implementing manual and automated test strategies for embedded and web applications in support of our proprietary medical device systems.

  • Apply SW quality standards to software development and executing software tests 
  • Responsible for establishing, interpreting, and executing SWQA procedures for the technology area
  • Mentors junior software quality analyst and testers
  • Identify issues and errors in software and work with software development team to resolve issues
  • Will work concurrently on multiple projects on various to complete on-time and on-budget results to customers
Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or, equivalent of education and experience sufficient to successfully perform the essential functions of the job may be considered.
  • Demonstrated experience within the software industry, software quality assurance concepts and processes. 
  • 5 years in a software QA role strongly preferred
  • 3 years experience and knowledge with software quality automation disciplines, methodology, and tools preferred
  • Experience in a regulated environment is a plus
  • Embedded systems development or testing experience is a plus
  • Medical device development or testing experience is a plus
  • Demonstrated ability to conduct research and recommend changes
  • Demonstrated ability to analyze business/technical problems and select, design, and implement appropriate software testing  solutions
  • Demonstrated working knowledge of multiple business disciplines
  • Demonstrated ability to accept personal accountability and ownership for areas of responsibility, pursue solutions, and make decisions
  • Dedicated to quality software deliverables, proactively responsive to client needs
  • Requires expanded knowledge of a specific technology discipline
  • Flexibility to adapt to and willingness to learn new technologies
  • Skilled at organizing and priority setting to work on multiple projects Skilled at directing and motivating others and has drive to deliver on time and on-budget results to customers
  • Demonstrated team oriented behavior and ability to work well in collaborative relationships
  • Working knowledge with GMP and CRF Part 11 for validation and standards for software quality assurance is preferred
  • Requires familiarity with complete software testing life-cycle, including testing plans, automated test scripts, processes, and protocols
  • Requires familiarity with impact/risk analysis and software traceability
  • Capability to implement a process discipline and maintain departmental productivity
  • Demonstrated skill applying quality standards to commercial in-house software development
  • Requires sound working knowledge in GUI development and object-oriented methodologies
  • Strong preference for demonstrated knowledge and experience with HP's Quick Test Pro (QTP) automation tool
  • Demonstrated knowledge and experience with HP's ALM (Quality Center) test management tool. Demonstrated effective oral and written communication skills with the ability to communicate technical information to non-technical personnel
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to work effectively and comfortably across all levels of the organization
  • Demonstrated ability to accept personal accountability and ownership for areas of responsibility, pursue solutions, and make decisions
An equivalent competency level acquired through a variation of these qualifications may be considered.
  • Typical Office Environment requirements include: reading, speaking, hearing, close vision, walking, bending, sitting, and occasional lifting up to 20 pounds.
  • The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an associate to successfully perform the essential duties of this job. 
  • Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential duties.

We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Affirmative Action Employer. All applicants will be afforded equal opportunity without discrimination because of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, marital status, order of protection status, national origin or ancestry, citizenship status, age, physical or mental disability unrelated to ability, military status or an unfavorable discharge from military service.

We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing and background verification checks. As of January 1, 2017 the Terumo BCT Lakewood, Colorado location will be a tobacco-free workplace. For more information about Terumo BCT, visit our website .

Join Terumo BCT as we unlock the potential of blood. We are a global leader in blood component and cellular technologies, and the only company with the unique combination of apheresis collections, manual and automated whole blood processing, and pathogen reduction coupled with leading technologies in therapeutic apheresis and cell processing. We believe in the potential of blood to do even more for patients than it does today. This belief inspires our innovation and strengthens our collaboration with customers.

As the largest medical device manufacturing company headquartered in Colorado, we are home to more than 2,300 associates and our products are in use in more than 125 countries and territories. Our Global footprint includes more than 5,500 associates and partners with regional headquarters in Brussels, Buenos Aires, Singapore and Tokyo.

Our company has almost $1B in annual revenues and has been voted and recognized as:
  • Largest corporate sponsor in Rocky Mountain Region for Leukemia and Lymphoma Society (LLS)
  • Winner of the Association for Talent Development (ATD) BEST Award for providing exceptional employee learning and talent development (2011 & 2012)
  • One of Colorado's Healthiest Employers by Denver Business Journal (2014 & 2015)
  • Recipient of the Way to Go Employer award through the Denver Regional Council of Governments (DRCOG) 2015

Our award-winning culture embraces:
  • Leading technology through innovation and R&D
  • Wellness programs
  • Commitment to quality
  • An environment that values, respects and rewards your individual contributions
  • A philosophy of intentional growth and responsiveness to world health issues

Click Here to see what our associates have to say about our culture.

Each associate has a positive impact on our future by:
  • Connecting to the lives of the patients we ultimately serve
  • Growing through professional and leadership development activities
  • Sharing company success through incentive plans

If you are the best at what you do and want to do work that is changing the delivery of healthcare globally, we invite you to work with us now to see how we can unlock your potential.
Should you have any questions, please feel free to contact the recruiter at:
We have preferred partners, no agency calls please
City: Lakewood
State: Colorado (US-CO)
Country: United States

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