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Software Test Engineer



Software Engineering, Quality Assurance
Cambridge, MA, USA
Posted on Sunday, June 9, 2024

Job Title

Software Test Engineer

Job Description

Your challenge

Join a dynamic, fast-moving software test and automation engineering team testing best-in-class Healthcare Informatics and Patient Monitoring solutions using the latest automation tooling.

Your Challenge

  • Detail oriented with demonstrated ability to understand and assess a complex software application or scenario with particular focus on the development and execution of comprehensive test scripts or protocols and defect (failure mode) detection.
  • Understanding and experience with HL7/medical device interfacing
  • Understanding and experience with testing of Mobile (Android and iOS) applications
  • Experience and understanding of 802.11 technologies and standards.
  • Familiarity with at least one cloud platform (e.g., AWS, Azure, Google Cloud).

Your role:

You will be part of an established team committed to innovation and contribution, trust and respect, teamwork, and uncompromising integrity. Maintain and enhance testing infrastructure, integrating new tools and technologies in a continuously evolving environment. You will be responsible for both functional and automated SW verification.

You're the right fit if:

  • Bachelors or Master’s degree in computer science, Biomedical Engineering or relevant equivalent technical experience.
  • 3+ years of Experience with embedded device testing.
  • Knowledge of RF testing techniques for digital packet radio operating from 1.4GHz to 5.8GHz with underlying GMSK in a TDMA proprietary DECT based system, and 802.11 WLAN technologies.
  • Experience testing highly critical real-time large-scale distributed client-server applications (preferably healthcare) via automation.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of TCP/IP, Cisco equipment and configurations, routing and switching.
  • Perform verification of cloud architectures and services including the support of deployment and configurations.
  • US work authorization is a precondition of employment. The company will not consider candidates who require sponsorship for a work-authorized visa, now or in the future.
  • Company relocation benefits will not be provided for this position. For this position, you will reside in or within commuting distance to Cambridge, MA

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If you’re interested in this role and have many, but not all, of the experiences needed, we encourage you to apply. You may still be the right candidate for this or other opportunities at Philips. Learn more about our commitment to diversity and inclusion here.

Philips Transparency Details: The actual base pay offered may vary depending on multiple factors including, job-related knowledge/skills, experience, business needs, geographical location, and internal equity.

In addition, other compensation, such as an annual incentive bonus, sales commission or long-term incentives may be offered. Employees are eligible to participate in our comprehensive Philips Total Rewards benefits program, which includes a generous PTO, 401k (up to 7% match), HSA (with company contribution), stock purchase plan, education reimbursement and much more. Details about our benefits can be found here.

At Philips, it is not typical for an individual to be hired at or near the top end of the range for their role and compensation decisions are dependent upon the facts and circumstances of each case.

Philips is an Equal Employment and Opportunity Employer/Disabled/Veteran and maintains a drug-free workplace.


This requisition is expected to stay active for 45 days but may close earlier if a successful candidate is selected or business necessity dictates. Interested candidates are encouraged to apply as soon as possible to ensure consideration.

Philips is an Equal Employment and Opportunity Employer/Disabled/Veteran and maintains a drug-free workplace.