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Medtronic Sr Software Test Engineer - Surgical Operations in Boston, Massachusetts

Careers that Change Lives

In this role, you will join a world class team of mechanical, electrical and software engineers responsible for further development and enhancement of the globally launched Robotic Assisted Surgery platform within the Surgical Operating unit:

Medtronic’s Surgical Operating Unit is one new, powerful operating unit bringing together the people and product portfolio of Surgical Robotics and Surgical Innovations. With the Medtronic Mission as our North Star, we will build on our legacy of proven surgical solutions and advance the promise of robotics and digital solutions for the benefit of the customers and patients we serve.

Make your impact by exploring a career with the world’s leading Medical Device company, striving “ to alleviate pain, restore health, and extend life.”

A Day in The Life

Responsibilities may include the following and other duties may be assigned:

This position is based in Boston MA, or North Haven, CT. As a Sr. Software Verification Engineer, you will use your broad understanding of software verification techniques for medical or other regulated systems. You will utilize your proficiency in C++, real time operating systems, and electro-mechanical devices to develop novel tests to verify designed functions and enforce safety of the surgical robotics.

Must Have: Minimum Requirements

  • A Bachelor’s Degree and 4 years of relevant experience, or Advance Degree and 2 years of relevant experience.

Nice to Have

  • A Bachelor’s degree in Computer science, Electrical, Electronics / equivalent from reputed institution.

  • 4 years’ experience in Embedded Software verification & Validation with at least two (2) years’ experience in the Medical device/Medical IT or regulated industry.

  • Knowledge and hands on working experience with in C++ software and Embedded systems.

  • Experience with Medical Product verification and FDA guidance.

  • Thorough understanding of creating test protocols for verifying software requirements.

  • Ability to create test automation infrastructure, and plan for automated regression testing.

  • Experience testing complex medical devices controlled by software.

  • Experience in developing automation tests scripts

  • Ability to work with QA to ensure testing meets Quality and Regulatory needs.

  • Ability to manage, track and upgrade multiple hardware and software configurations.

  • Ability to work with Systems, Mechanical, Electrical and Software engineers when discovering, documenting, and resolving integration issues.

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.

Benefits & Compensation

A commitment to our employees lives at the core of our values. We recognize their contributions. They share in the success they help to create. We offer a wide range of benefits, resources, and competitive compensation plans designed to support you at every career and life stage. This position is eligible for a short-term incentive called the Medtronic Incentive Plan (MIP). Learn more about MIP and benefits here ( .

The provided base salary range is used nationally (except in certain CA locations). The rate offered is compliant with federal/local regulations and may vary by experience, certification/education, market conditions, location, etc.

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.

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It is the policy of Medtronic to provide equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all persons regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. In addition, Medtronic will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities.