Job Description :
any visa/tax term

Software Test Engineer (Semiconductor domain)

Location: San Jose, CA

Duration: 6 months

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Science background and someone who understands the lab environment

Understands test methodologies.

Experience in the medical device industry

Familiarity with advanced instrumentation and embedded testing.

Exposure to S/w and h/w validation testing

Someone who has performed test jobs for instrument control environment.

Someone who comes from or have tested in a semiconductor industry would be an ideal candidate.

Job details:

An experienced, dynamic and self-motivated individual is required to evaluate and validate state-of-the-art mass spectrometry instruments and software products. The successful candidate will be a motivated self-starter with strong innovative problem solving skills.

Will participate in all phases of the product development from product definition to final release including evaluating instrument control and software applications as a system and its documentation. In addition, will contribute to the maintenance and organization of the PE Instrument Laboratory and the instrumentation therein.

Minimum Educational and Experience Requirements

BS in Chemistry or related field

Four to six years of laboratory/field experience using Thermo or competitor software or equivalent experience testing software.

Solid Liquid Chromatography/Mass Spectrometry background

Demonstrated understanding of one or more of the major applications of Mass Spectrometry – Environmental, Food Safety, DMPK, Toxicology, Proteomics, Metabolomics

Strong leadership and communication skills

Strong team orientation

Desired Skills and Abilities

Familiar with entire software development process, in particular within an Agile environment.

Experience and knowledge of test methodologies

Familiar with Quality System Regulations and FDA expectations for software and hardware validation.

Skill/Experience/Education

Mandatory:

Agile environment 4-5 Years