Under the direction of the V&V Manager of the O-arm, in this role you will be responsible for leading the design, development, documentation, and execution of software verification and validation plans, schedules, test protocols, and reports to ensure MNL products meet published specifications and are compliant with Quality Systems Regulations.
A Day in the Life
You will develop and execute V&V test plans and compile results in accordance with Medtronic Navigation Standard Operating Procedures
You will participate in a cross-functional team supporting design reviews, hazard analysis and risk assessments to ensure high standards are met
You will participate in root cause analysis for defects and provide process improvement suggestions to eliminate future occurrences of similar defects
You will effectively communicate and present findings, problems, and solutions within the team, organization, and outside the organization including recommendations for actions and prioritization
You will report and/or resolve software bugs/issues using the Defect Tracking System
You will maintain projects and documentation according to ISO and GMP guidelines
You will maintain current knowledge to ensure compliance to applicable regulatory and corporate standards/requirements both domestically and internationally (FDA, QSR, ISO 13845, MDD) as they apply to V&V activities and the Design Control process
You will participate in society meetings, focus groups, and User Site Testing (UST) activities to support continuous process improvement of verification and validation
Must Have: Minimum Requirements
You will have a Bachelors’ degree in Software Engineering, Computer Science, Mechanical or Electrical Engineering or a related field and 4+ years experience or an advanced degree and 2+ years experience.
Nice to Have
Experience with X-ray imaging
Experience in Continuous Integration and Continuous Deployment (CI/CD)
General knowledge of a programming language (C++ or C# preferred)
Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
Ability to analyze technical requirements and develop well-structured architectures
Self-motivated that can work individually and lead team projects
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
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.
Physical Job Requirements
The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by employees assigned to this position, but they are not an exhaustive list of all the required responsibilities and skills of this position.
The physical demands described within the Day in the Life 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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