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BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company) Senior Software Test Analyst in Limerick, Ireland

Job Description Summary

Becton Dickinson (BD) is a global medical technology company focused on addressing many of the world's most pressing and evolving health needs. With our combined technology and expertise, we will become a global leader helping to transform the quality and cost of care for patients and clinicians worldwide. Join us in our mission to improve the future of healthcare and help all people lead healthy lives.

At BD, we create innovative ways to help our customers improve patient care. We rely on bold and inspired employees who share our commitment to helping solve some of healthcare's most critical challenges.

Job Description

BD RCI is seeking a Senior Software Analyst/Test Engineer to join a medical device development team in Limerick, testing both firmware and application level software. The software technologies include IAR C++, .NET Core, GoogleRPC and Blazor. The successful candidate will work in a highly collaborative, cross-functional team to deliver products with best-in class user experience.

In this role you will:

  • Work with UX, Systems, Mechanical and Electronic functions to determine, analyse and document requirements to be developed by the Software team

  • Support the software lead in managing the backlog

  • Document the detailed user stories

  • Lead test

  • Develop and document the test strategy.

  • Write, review, and execute test cases

  • Manage test process - conduct testing on instruments, triage, manage issues

  • Support the development of a test automation plan

  • Use agile scrum process and Azure DevOps to manage work

  • Provide regular and timely feedback on work estimates and progress

  • Prepare and review formal test documents, especially test plans and test reports

  • Support software and systems engineering teams with trouble shooting, characterization and validation activities for prototypes and sub-systems

  • Engage in continuous improvement of test process and practice enhancement

Minimal Qualifications:

  • The successful candidate will have a minimum level 8 degree in Electronic or Computer Engineering or related discipline

  • At least 6 years’ experience in a software test role – in both firmware and application level software

  • Experience with firmware testing tools

  • Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to collaborate with others in a multi-disciplinary team

  • Knowledge and/or experience with Agile and Scrum methodologies in software development is expected

  • Excellent written and oral communication skills

  • Should be self-directed with effective time management skills

Desired Qualifications

  • Background or experience in medical device development

  • Experience working in the regulated medical industry (IEC 62366, FDA HE-75)

You can look forward to a rewarding career, great benefits package, collaborative working and opportunities to expand your skills in this fast moving, dynamic and agile business. If you’re a team player who is passionate about healthcare and we’ve just described your career aspirations, then please click on the APPLY button.

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Primary Work Location

IRL Limerick - Castletroy

Additional Locations

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BD is a leading global medical technology company that creates medical technology, devices and laboratory equipment for a variety of needs across the healthcare continuum. At BD, we are looking for candidates who possess passion, innovative solutions and a commitment to our one mission of improving access to groundbreaking medical and biotechnology services for people near and far, delivering state-of-the-art technology and cutting-edge research in the battle to fight and cure infectious diseases. With a global reach that extends across 50 countries worldwide, our network of professionals collaborates on effective measures to deliver enhanced patient quality such as lower health care delivery costs, improved health care and safety, and expanded health care for all. Join our company and see how you can become a part of one global mission to make a difference in human health.

Becton, Dickinson and Company is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We do not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, age, sex, creed, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, marital or domestic or civil union status, familial status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetics, disability, military eligibility or veteran status, or any other protected status.

All applicants should complete the on-line application process. BD is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodations to individuals with disabilities. If you require assistance or an accommodation because of a disability to participate in the application process, please call 855-BD-HELPS (855-234-3577) or email