Software Quality Assurance (SQA) Engineer (M/F/D) 100%

  • Cytiva
  • Eysins, VD, Switzerland
  • 20/05/2020
Full time Data Science Big Data Statistics Software Engineering

Job Description

Help us improve access to life-changing therapies that can transform human health
We are Cytiva, a global provider of technologies and services that advance and accelerate the development and manufacture of therapeutics. Formerly part of GE Healthcare, we have a rich heritage tracing back hundreds of years, and a fresh beginning since 2020.

Cytiva is looking for a Software Quality Assurance (SQA) Engineer who will be working in Eysins (Switzerland) and be part of a multidisciplinary and global R&D team developing manufacturing equipment aiming to process biological cells in the field of cellular therapies.

The SQA Engineer will be involved in both updates to existing and development of new equipment. The candidates will be accountable for developing the software along with other team members and for achieving time and quality objectives, coordinating development with external/internal partners and effective team execution, as well as communicating program status and escalating issues when appropriate.

What you’ll do
Ensure compliance with ISO13485 or ISO9001 standards and other QMS requirements.
Lead and guide in verification activities
Be an active contributor in software development team responsible for designing new features and supporting/improving legacy products
Be responsible for the quality, test plans and testing methodology for the Software
Analyze design requirements to develop and contribute to the implementation of Test Automation Architecture and framework
Perform White, Grey, and Black Box testing
Provide consolidated status reports for defects and test case execution progress with respect to plan
Administrate Software releases in CM-tools
Maintain build server and implement continuous integration (automatic quality assurance processes)
Maintain record of released versions of Software and their compatibility with different OS versions and Applications

Who you are
University degree or equivalent experience in software quality assurance engineering
Minimum 5 years of experience in a software quality assurance role
Demonstrated experience in developing multi-layers software running on laboratory devices, or IVD, or medical devices or manufacturing equipment running in a GMP environment.
Proven experience from large multidisciplinary projects with multiple sites involved and third-party companies
Demonstrated experience in launching SW products following a development life cycle under a quality management system
Experience in verification of complex, multi-threaded, and multi-component software
Experience with automated functional, stress, and performance testing scripts & tools
At ease in analysis and review of debugging and crash-log data
At ease with requirements/features specification
Ability to navigate in ambiguous situation and resolve issues on-time
Demonstrated ability to clearly communicate (oral, written) across global, cross-cultural, cross-functional teams and stakeholders
Well-founded knowledge and practical experience of relevant regulations (ISO 9001, ISO 13485, IEC 62304, cGMP, GAMP), specifically for the US and European market
Fluent in English, a second language is a plus
Customer-oriented mindset, autonomous at work, creative and initiatives welcomed
Experience with Behavior-driven development and Test-driven development
Knowledge of C# and scripting or other programming language
Experience with Agile development best practices

Who we are
Whatever your role, we bring purpose and challenge into our everyday work. If you are driven to make the world a better place thanks to science and medicine, you’ll feel right at home here. If you’re flexible, curious and relentless, you’ll belong. If you are excited about a global culture, this can be the place to further your career.

Want to know more? Experience life at Cytiva on our Careers website, Instagram channel and LinkedIn page!

Cytiva is a 3.5 billion USD global life sciences leader with over 7000 associates across 40 countries who are dedicated to our mission to help us improve access to life-changing therapies that transform human health. As a trusted partner to customers that range in scale and scope, Cytiva brings efficiencies to research and manufacturing workflows, ensuring the development, manufacture and delivery of transformative medicines to patients.

Cytiva is part of the Danaher family of companies, a global science and technology innovator committed to helping customers solve complex challenges and improving quality of life around the world.