Software Verification Engineer

Vivate Recruitment
11 Feb 2018
15 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Software Verification Engineer – Coventry, West Midlands – £35,000 - £45,000

Are you a Software Verification Engineer with experience in the Medical devices sector? Our client is a fast growing and dynamic medical device company based in Coventry, West Midlands. They work in a small team of multi-discipline engineers and pride themselves and their business being the “best in class” when it comes to both professional and personal qualities.

The ideal candidate will need to have experience and working knowledge of embedded microcontrollers and experience within test planning and test case creation.

Main responsibilities will include:
• At least 3 years’ experience in verification
• Perform the testing effort within project constraints, while accounting for applicable standards, and established company processes
• Create requirements driven test plans, test suites, test cases and test environments (hardware and software)
• Work within the company’s Quality Management System
• Execute tests, as needed and ensure that all test outcomes are fully documented
• Be fully engaged within an issue management lifecycle in a controlled environment
• Support, as required, other teams for development and characterisation activities
• Capable of verifying both PC based and real time embedded software
• Able to interact with QA and understand their requirements for software design and verification process documentation

Your skills:
• Some knowledge of C language in embedded environment
• Some knowledge of C++ or C#
• Some knowledge of Python language
• Knowledge and proven experience of safety critical software verification, ideally within a medical device environment
• Knowledge of test planning and test case creation for embedded systems which will include use of software IDE and ability to use standard test equipment
• Knowledge of test planning and test case creation for PC based systems
• Ability to take ownership of all test activities and ensuring that they are completed to the required standards and timescales
• Knowledge of software development lifecycle within safety critical environments
• Working knowledge of the following types of software tools (examples identified): software version control (e.g. SVN / CVS), issue management (e.g. JIRA / Redmine / MKS / SpiraTeam), embedded software IDE (e.g. IAR / Keil / Eclipse) and document management processes.
• Able to work under time pressure and to deliver work to agreed time plans
• Knowledge of embedded microcontrollers with specific regard to verification methods and techniques
• Experience of software verification adhering to both European and US standards
• Understanding of final product build verification within a production environment

If you would like further information on the role and would like to be considered for the role press apply now or call Rachel at Vivate Recruitment on (Apply online only)

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