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Philips Software Test Automation Manager in Murrysville, Pennsylvania


In this role, you have the opportunity to

We are expanding our innovative sleep and respiratory portfolio and we are seeking a technical manager to lead our growing agile test automation team. This team is responsible for creating high quality test automation software for a number of our enterprise applications. Prior hands on development or test automation experience is required as this leader will strive to enhance the capabilities of this growing team through active mentoring, training and providing technical guidance, as needed.

You are responsible for

  • Leading an Agile test team to deliver high-quality automated testing software that scales across a multitude of fixed and cloud service assets to meet aggressive fault tolerance and performance standards.

  • Ensure that your team is comprised of top performers delivering at or beyond expectation. In order to achieve this, you will be expected to:

  • Hire exceptional people

  • Inspire, motivate and create a mutually respectful work environment

  • Set great objectives for the team and the individuals on the team

  • Review individual and team performance and provide regular feedback

  • Ensure team receives consistent training and mentoring

  • Ensuring that testing deliverables are at the required functional, technical, and quality levels

  • Ensuring that your team understands and adheres to the company’s software product development process

  • Championing your test team to the greater development organization to help drive process improvement and deeper collaboration

  • Managing proper resource allocation and overall costs

You are a part of

This position resides in the Sleep & Respiratory Care Business Group, a business group of Philips HealthTech. We are highly dynamic, ambitious and agile within a fast changing industry.

Our vision is to work hand-in-hand with our clinical and consumer customers to transform the personalized healthcare market to meet the significant demands caused by the increase of chronic conditions and an aging society. Our mission is to improve the quality of life for consumers and patients through better awareness, diagnosis, treatment, monitoring, and management of their conditions.

This role will initially be based in our Murrysville office. Philips will be relocating at this office to a new site in Bakery Square at , one of the premier locations in Pittsburgh. This is a very exciting time to be joining Philips, as this new location will be the Sleep & Respiratory Center of Excellence. The new office is set to open in late 2020.

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

  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in computer science, software engineering, or related field

  • Minimum of 8 years of experience in a hands on product development or test automation role in company with an emphasis on enterprise software applications.

  • Advanced knowledge of and working experience with an Agile software development lifecycle

  • Demonstrated ability to coordinate cross-functional work teams toward task completion

  • Demonstrated effective leadership and analytical skills

  • Hands on software development or testing experience and knowledge of C# .NET or Java applications is ideal

  • Working experience with products using cloud-hosted services and any of the following technologies is ideal (JavaScript, Reactive Java, AngularJS SQL, MongoDB, NEO4j, Postgres or JMeter)

  • US work authorization is a precondition of employment. The company will not consider candidates who require sponsorship for a work-authorized visa.

  • Company relocation benefits will not be provided for this position. Candidates need to live within commuting distance to this office.

In return, we offer you

We are passionate about improving quality of life with solutions designed around the needs of customers and their patients. Innovation at Philips Respironics is driven by gaining insight to the needs of the people who use our sleep, oxygen, and ventilation products. This tradition of innovation combined with our ability to anticipate market needs has made Philips Respironics a global leader in the markets we serve. You will have the ability to sharpen your talents with new challenges in our dynamic organization. As a market-driven company, we’re used to listening to our customers & apply the same thinking to our employees. We offer a competitive salary, outstanding benefits and flexibility in a career with a positive and supportive atmosphere in which to develop your talents further.

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 . 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 on our career website, where you can read stories from our employee blog at . Once there, you can also learn about our recruitment process at , or find answers to some of the frequently asked questions at .

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