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Date: Jul 30, 2019

Location: Heredia, H, CR

Company: Boston Scientific

Additional Locations: (n/a)



Purpose and Passion • Comprehensive Benefits • Life-Work Integration • Community • Career Growth

The Rhythmia Mapping System centers around a real-time virtual world of the human heart. As a physician probes the heart with a catheter, the system generates an accurate anatomical model of the chamber. High-performance rendering and algorithmic techniques are vital to creating a stunning view and providing the physician with instant feedback.

The US Cambridge-based division is a small, dynamic, fast-growing part of the Boston Scientific Electrophysiology group with a highly talented team developing and testing the leading edge Rhythmia Mapping system.


About the role:


The software test engineer will join a small and highly effective product software test team, reporting to manager in Cambridge, US. working side-by-side with test leads in an Agile environment, developing test cases for testing sustaining and current software features, a wide range of software components, including user interface, algorithms, and back-end data handling. The position will also include create and execute automated test scripts, unit test, manual execution of test scripts, and interacting with a variety of electronic equipment in the lab. We are looking for an engineer with a strong computer science background to join our exciting and fast-paced software test team.  Besides manual testing, you would be involved in test automation which requires coding skills in Python, or C++. Our tools include Squish, Python, C++, MATLAB, and Linux.


You’re Responsibilities Include


  • Design, develop and execute test cases to ensure the quality of the product by proving system functionality, verify business and user requirements are met in Electrophysiology domain area.
  • Manual execution of tests, automate test scripts
  • Ensure that tests have been conducted in accordance with written procedures.
  • Document test results and write test reports.
  • Record and track defects in a bug tracking system.


What We’re Looking For:


  • The ideal candidate Position requires Bachelor’s Degree or foreign equivalent degree in Computer Science, Biomedical Engineering, Engineering or related field
  • 2 years of experience in testing for product quality preferred. Newly graduates with outstanding course records will be considered.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English
  • Some Travel 10-20%


Preferred Qualifications:


  • A strong product quality and testing experience preferably in medical device domain
  • Working experience in test automation including design, developing and execution of automated test scripts
  • Some programming experience is desirable. Working knowledge of Python, MATLAB or C++ is highly desirable. 
  • A natural attention to detail and a penchant for organizing and documenting.
  • A good learner who can master complex software and quickly adapt to new tools and technologies.
  • Ability to work independently as well as work collaboratively as part of a team


About us

As a global medical technology leader for more than 35 years, our mission at Boston Scientific (NYSE: BSX) is to transform lives through innovative medical solutions that improve the health of patients. If you’re looking to truly make a difference to people both around the world and around the corner, there’s no better place to make it happen.


Requisition ID: 449328


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