• J&J Family of Companies
  • $278,300.00 -278,300.00/year*
  • Providence , RI
  • Electronics/Semiconductors
  • Full-Time
  • 25 Broadway

DePuy Synthes, a member of Johnson &
Johnson's Family of Companies, is hiring a Software Test and Verification
Manager, Surgical Robotics to be located in Boston, MA or Providence, RI.

Synthes, part of the Johnson & Johnson Medical Devices Companies, provides
one of the most comprehensive orthopedics portfolios in the world. DePuy
Synthes solutions, in specialties including joint reconstruction, trauma,
craniomaxillofacial, spinal surgery and sports medicine, are designed to
advance patient care while delivering clinical and economic value to health
care systems worldwide. For more information, visit www.depuysynthes.com.

The Digital Orthopedic Surgery team is
bringing innovation to patient care. We are using robotics and digital tools
for surgical teams to increase the performance, accuracy, and safety of
surgical procedures. We are creating an extensible operating room ecosystem to
support our surgical products. Our vision is to create a process of continuous
improvement through analysis of intra-operative and post-operative surgical
data. We are dedicated to improving patient outcomes through the advancement of
medical technology. This role will manage approximately five to ten full-time
employees on our Software team. As Software Verification Manager you will work
on a multi-disciplinary team to deliver production medical systems.

In this role, you will lead the efforts of our
surgical robotics team to bring to market products of the highest quality and
commercial potential. You will work alongside others on multiple software
development teams to align on a rigorous development approach. Surgeons use our
software to operate surgical robots and support hospital staff use it to
execute their duties. Through collaboration and open feedback, you will ensure
that the team is dedicated to excellence.

You will define testing strategy for the software
organization and will develop the test engineering team's capabilities,
including testing facilities. You will devise comprehensive verification test
plans and work with other leaders on organizational priorities. Your
collaboration with software development professionals and quality engineers
will ensure our products meet exacting standards. You will coach the team in
using best practices and help standardize tools and processes.

As a manager, this person will provide support
and guidance to several test engineers and other specialists. This includes
regularly scheduled conversations, the performance review process, and talent
development. Recruitment activities, interviewing strategy, and hiring will
also be part of the role.

Key Responsibilities:

+ Provides technical leadership of
the test engineering team in our digital orthopaedic surgery organization.

+ Manages five to ten reports,
primarily test engineering professionals. Builds team cohesion and
nurtures individual development.

+ Agile leadership with
cross-disciplinary teams, encouraging low barriers between groups and

+ Development of a test engineering
strategy, in particular as it relates to verification and validation of
medical device software and system integration testing

+ Developing integration testing

+ Writing and executing test cases
ensuring that they meet provided requirements and acceptance criteria.

+ Effective testing of applications
during the Software Development Lifecycle including design,
implementation, and execution.

+ Ensuring the consistent use of
our Quality Management System tools and to document Software Verification
Protocols and test results.


+ A Bachelor's degree is required
for this position; A Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or Engineering
is a plus.

+ A minimum of 8 years of
experience in technology and software development and/or testing is

+ Technology team leadership
experience is required.

+ Experience working as a people
manager in a large organization is a strong plus.

+ Experience working with/on Robotics product development teams is preferred.

+ Experience leading medical device
verification teams is highly preferred.

+ Familiarity with medical device
software regulations such as IEC 62304 and ISO 14971 and other FDA
guidelines is highly preferred.

+ Experience working with medical
devices and medical device software is highly preferred.

+ Experience with reviewing and
revising test plans, including verification of input requirements, is

+ Understanding of test automation
technologies such as Selenium, Squish, and scripted solutions is preferred.

+ Experience with Quality Assurance
related aspects of the software development lifecycle from development to
deployment highly preferred.

+ Familiarity with common
programming languages such as C++, C#, and Python is a plus.

+ Experience scripting test cases
using the BDD/Gherkin format is preferred.

+ Experience with continuous
integration implementations is desired.

+ Experience with the Software
Development Life Cycle (SDLC) in an Agile software development environment
is preferred.

+ Experience using a tool or
repository for managing test cases is a plus.

+ Excellent oral and written
communication skills is required.

+ This position will be located in Boston,
MA or Providence, RI and may require up to 15-20% travel depending on
business needs. Please note - the expectation is for this role to split time between both locations and may spend up
to 3 days per week in the Boston office if located in Providence, RI.

Johnson &
Johnson Family of Companies are equal opportunity employers, and all qualified
applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race,
color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information,
national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, or any other
characteristic protected by law.

Primary Location

United States-Massachusetts-Boston-

Other Locations

North America-United States-Rhode Island-Providence


DePuy Synthes Products, Inc (6149)

Job Function

Product Development

Requisition ID

Associated topics: chief program officer, cpo, manage, manager, management, monitor, product manager, project manager, relationship manager, task

* The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.

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