Philips V&V Software Engineer in Monroeville, Pennsylvania

Great innovations start with the people that are passionate and skilled enough to create them. As a diversified health and well-being company, Philips focuses on improving people’s lives through those timely and meaningful innovations.

Your Challenge

DESCRIPTION: Conduct Design V&V activities as an active member of project teams designing and developing medical devices and software. Software applications are developed for the Web, Client Server, Android and IOS platforms.

OUTCOMES: The successful candidate will be responsible for analyzing and verifying product requirements and designs, and testing the products at various levels to ensure that the products meet the requirements and intended use. Tasks include:

• Analyzing product and sub-system requirements.

• Analyzing and verifying medical device designs.

• Writing detailed test procedures that evaluate medical devices and systems against documented software requirements.

• Executing test procedures on a Web, Client Server or Mobile phone platform.

• Maintaining and controlling test execution records using good lab practices.

• Technical writing, including development of test reports.

BEHAVIORS: The successful candidate will demonstrate the ability to work as a member of a team, solve problems, meet commitments, and ensure quality.

• Works with system level, multi-disciplined engineering projects.

• Requires limited direction

• Makes risk-based decisions, balancing business and compliance issues.

• Plans and manages assignments of significant scope; may direct other engineers.

• Communicates at all levels of the organization.

GROWTH: The successful candidate will develop relationships with teams and may take on leadership roles to plan, guide, and track project efforts.

Your Team

At Philips we are passionate about improving quality of life with solutions designed around the needs of customers and their patients. Innovation is driven by gaining insight to the needs of the people who use our sleep and respiratory solutions. This tradition of innovation, combined with our ability to anticipate market needs, has made Philips a global leader in the markets we serve.

Our Offer

Here at Philips WE ARE Working Together for a Better Tomorrow

Philips' dedication to enriching lives is reflected in our company, our solutions, and a commitment to our people. Philips products lead to improved healthcare, faster diagnosis and better patient outcomes. Philips employees change lives every day.

Enjoy endless opportunities to learn, and develop your career in the directions to which you aspire. Philips Healthcare is a place where you will work with others whose far-reaching ideas and accomplishments have impacted over 200 million lives already. Please help us determine what’s next. Your ideas and ability to deliver will help to transform the future of healthcare, and allow you to create your own legacy.

Thanks to our employees, we are at the forefront of the Healthcare industry. Healthcare providers, backed by our many market leading solutions, are able to diagnose confidently, improve care, and increase the quality of life for patients across North America each and every day.

We are looking for

EDUCATION:

BS in Engineering, Computer, or other Science discipline, or equivalent with 2+ years of job related experience. Or Associates Degree with 4+ years of job-related experience.

EXPERIENCE: 2+ years with BS or MS, 4+ years with Associates.

PREFERRED EXPERIENCE

• Disciplined, regulated industries, medical device experience preferred, including FDA’s 21 CFR 820/ISO 13485 experience.

• Software development using ISO 62304 or equivilent.

• Risk Management using IEC 14971 and IEC 60601 or equivalent.

ADDITIONAL EXPERIENCE DESIRED

• Experience testing on IOS and Android operating systems.

• Experience working with Agile methodologies.

Ready to start improving lives by putting your personal skills & passions to work? Apply Today! Not yet ready to apply? That’s okay! Learn more about us by joining our Talent Network on LinkedIn or following us on Twitter at @PhilipsJobsNA at http://www.twitter.com/PhilipsJobsNA .

Philips is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, genetic information, creed, citizenship, disability, protected veteran or marital status.

As an equal opportunity employer, Philips is committed to a diverse workforce. In order to ensure reasonable accommodation for individuals protected by Section 503 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the Vietnam Veterans' Readjustment Act of 1974, and Title I of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, applicants that require accommodation in the job application process may contact 888-367-7223, option 5, for assistance.

In this role, you have the opportunity to

Be responsible for analyzing and verifying product requirements and designs and testing the products at various levels to ensure that the products meet the requirements and intended use.

You are responsible for

  • Analyzing product and sub-system requirements.

  • Analyzing and verifying medical device designs.

  • Writing detailed test procedures that evaluate medical devices and systems against documented mechanical, electrical and software requirements.

  • Conducting statistical analysis of test results.

  • Maintaining and controlling test execution records using good lab practices.

  • Technical writing, including development of test reports.

  • Ability to learn new technologies and gain an understanding of system architectures.

  • Automating tests where applicable

  • Works with system level, multi-disciplined engineering projects.

  • Requires limited direction

  • Possesses the ability to analyze requirements and develop a risk-based approach to testing.

  • Makes risk-based decisions, balancing business and compliance issues.

  • Plans and manages assignments; may direct other engineers.

  • Communicates at all levels of the organization.

  • Possesses the ability to work independently and in a teaming environment.

  • Has good problem-solving methods and skills.

  • Works as a member of a distributed scrum team.

You are a part of

At Philips we are passionate about improving quality of life with solutions designed around the needs of customers and their patients. Innovation is driven by gaining insight to the needs of the people who use our sleep and respiratory solutions. This tradition of innovation, combined with our ability to anticipate market needs, has made Philips a global leader in the markets we serve.

To succeed in this role, you should have the following skills and experience

  • BS in Engineering, Computer, or other Science discipline, or equivalent.

  • 8+ years with BS and 5+ years with MS.

Preferred experience:

  • Systems engineering and testing software systems.

  • Experience performing verification and validation activities in a regulated environment.

  • Test automation and management tools, such as Visual Studio, ALM.

  • Disciplined, regulated industries, medical device experience preferred, including FDA’s 21 CFR 820/ISO 13485 experience.

  • Software development using ISO 62304.

  • Risk Management using IEC 14971 and IEC 60601 or equivalent.

Why should you join Philips?

Working at Philips is more than a job. It’s a calling to create a healthier society through meaningful work, focused on improving 3 billion lives a year by delivering innovative solutions across the health continuum at http://www.philips.com/b-dam/corporate/corporateblog/2016/PhilipsChronicDisease_5.jpg . Our people experience a variety of unexpected moments when their lives and careers come together in meaningful ways.

To find out more about what it’s like working for Philips at a personal level, visit the Working at Philips page at http://www.philips.com/a-w/careers/healthtech/working-at-philips/working-at-philips.html on our career website, where you can read stories from our employee blog at http://www.usa.philips.com/a-w/our-people/life-at-philips.html . Once there, you can also learn about our recruitment process at http://www.philips.com/a-w/careers/healthtech.html , or find answers to some of the frequently asked questions at http://www.philips.com/a-w/careers/healthtech/faq.html .

Philips is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, genetic information, creed, citizenship, disability, protected veteran or marital status.

As an equal opportunity employer, Philips is committed to a diverse workforce. In order to ensure reasonable accommodation for individuals protected by Section 503 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the Vietnam Veterans' Readjustment Act of 1974, and Title I of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, applicants that require accommodation in the job application process may contact 888-367-7223, option 5, for assistance.