Cedars-Sinai Medical Center's AIM Group develops medical software with applications in the nuclear medicine and nuclear cardiology fields. AIM applies complex rules-based algorithms, deep learning and machine learning techniques in its software programs used by clinicians all over the world to assist in diagnosis of Coronary Artery Disease. AIM software products are widely considered to represent the gold standard in the field.
We are seeking a highly motivated Software Testing Engineer to join our team. This is a full-time position within our development group and the lead for all software QA tasks for our full suite of software applications. You will work closely with development team to fully understand software features and author and execute test plans to thoroughly test these features. Will create and maintain all QA related documentation such as comprehensive master test plans, software builds specific acceptance test plans, regression test plans, Microsoft Windows or OEM Vendor base platform specific acceptance plans, etc. Will ensure that all scripted, non-scripted and automated tests plans are executed before software releases as needed and maintain effective communication with software engineers on any test failures or relevant limitations with the software feature being tested.
Essential duties and responsibilities will include:
Support regulatory product manager with QA related documentation needed for regulatory clearances.
Serve as liaison between Cedars-Sinai Medical Center (CSMC) and AIM vendor partners for purposes of reproducing software defects.
Be the system administrator for dedicated vendor workstations, internal test computers and test VMs needed to conduct tests.
Proactively provide recommendations regarding improvement of testing practices.
Understand and ensure that software complies with all quality requirements.
Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or related discipline, or equivalent work experience/technical training is required
Minimum 3 years working experience in a software development environment, with at least 2 of those years working in a system testing or QA function.
Knowledge of Cedars-Sinai Cardiac Suite preferred.
Experience writing and maintaining test plans preferred.
Strong analytical and problem-solving skills; excellent organization skills and very detail-oriented; learns new tasks quickly; self-motivated; works well independently with minimal supervision; works well with others; able to multitask.
Full command (verbal and written) of the English language.
Strong interpersonal skills for interaction with peers, patients, physicians, and other customers of the medical center.
Knowledge of test techniques preferred (black box, white box, unit, integrations).
Providing healthcare for more than 100 years, Cedars-Sinai has evolved into one of the most dynamic and highly renowned medical centers in the world. Along with caring for patients, Cedars-Sinai is a hub for biomedical research and a training center for future physicians and other healthcare professionals. This attracts exceptional talent to Cedars-Sinai, including world-renowned physician-scientists who seek a place where they can both conduct research and see patients--the ideal formula for discovery and its translation into cures. Our patients benefit from access to doctors at the top of their fields, and our researchers have an ideal community in which to study the impact of healthcare challenges, and reflect that knowledge in their research. The greater Los Angeles area in which Cedars-Sinai resides possesses unparalleled cultural and ethnic diversity which offers outstanding opportunities for translational and clinical research and a dynamic environment for medical education.Although community based, Cedars-Sinai is a major t...eaching hospital affiliated with the David Geffen School of Medicine at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA). Cedars-Sinai has highly competitive graduate medical education programs in more than 50 specialty and subspecialty areas, a graduate program in biomedical sciences and translational medicine, a clinical scholars program directed towards junior physicians with aspirations to become clinical scientists, and post graduate training opportunities.There are more than 250 full-time faculty members at Cedars-Sinai. The voluntary medical staff, comprised of more than 2,200 specialty board-certified or board-qualified physicians, represent all of the specialties and subspecialties and collaborate with full-time medical staff in the teaching responsibilities of the graduate medical education programs.