Software Validation Engineer
Zoetis is a global animal health company dedicated to supporting customers and their businesses in ever better ways. Building on 60 years of experience, we deliver quality medicines and vaccines, complemented by diagnostic products and genetic tests and supported by a range of services. We are working every day to better understand and address the real-world challenges faced by those who raise and care for animals in ways they find truly relevant.Our name, Zoetis (z-EH-tis), has its root in zo, familiar in words such as zoo and zoology and derived from zoetic, meaning “pertaining to life.” It signals our company”s dedication to supporting the veterinarians and livestock producers everywhere who raise and care for the farm and companion animals on which we all depend on.Zoetis is committed to equal opportunity in the terms and conditions of employment for all employees and job applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, gender identity or gender expression, national origin, disability or veteran status or any other protected classification. Disabled individuals are given an equal opportunity to use our online application system. Zoetis also complies with all applicable national, state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment as well as employment eligibility verification requirements of the Immigration and Nationality Act. All applicants must possess or obtain authorization to work in the US for Zoetis. Zoetis retains sole and exclusive discretion to pursue sponsorship for the acquisition or maintenance of nonimmigrant status and employment eligibility, considering factors such as availability of qualified US workers. Individuals requiring sponsorship must disclose this fact.Please note that Zoetis seeks information related to job applications from candidates for jobs in the U.S. solely via the following: (1) our company website at www.Zoetis.com/careers site, or (2) via email to/from addresses using only the Zoetis domain of “@zoetis.com”. In addition, Zoetis does not use Google Hangout for any recruitment related activities. Any solicitation or request for information related to job applications with Zoetis via any other means and/or utilizing email addresses with any other domain should be disregarded. In addition, Zoetis will never ask candidates to make any type of personal financial investment related to gaining employment with Zoetis.Job Description:The Software Validation Engineer is responsible for testing of medical device software. This includes embedded software. The Software Validation Engineer will perform black box testing and may perform white box testing.
The Software Test Engineer will operate In Vitro Diagnostic (IVD) equipment and will work with biohazardous material.
Job Duties Include but not limited to: * Perform Software Test and V&V tasks on Medical Device Software. * Execute and maintain manual test procedures and documentation. Execute protocols and reports to document Software V&V testing. * Establish traceability from V&V to risk mitigations and specifications. * Conduct testing of third party software or hardware peripherals to ensure compatibility.
Requirements: * High attention to detail. * Familiar with software documentation for FDA regulated medical device industries. * Familiar with Java, JVM, C, C++, C#, VB, VBA and .net. * Familiar with Software Version Control and Issue Tracking concepts. * Excellent skills in the use of Microsoft Word, Visio and Excel. * Ability to propose creative solutions which meet the organizations objectives while balancing business and compliance issues. * Strong oral and written communication skills. * Demonstrated organizational, prioritization, and time management skills. * Ability to multi-task and work independently. * Ability to work diverse groups and coordinate activities.
Educational Requirements: * Minimum of a Bachelor”s degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Science or Physical Science.
Experience Requirements: * 3+ Software and V&V Testing * Working within a regulated environment with IVD, FDA and CE experience a plus.