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Systems Engineer/Test Manager

About the role:

We are looking for a systems engineer/test manager to drive system design decisions and testing of the Prosthetic Interface Device and related systems through the adoption of system engineering processes.

Main duties and responsibilities:

  • Cross-functional systems design activities
  • Responsibility for system requirements documentation
  • Management of risk sessions, ensuring risk controls are traceable to requirements
  • Responsibility for documenting system and safety architecture
  • Responsibility for ensuring relevant design standards compliance
  • Systems integration management
  • System-level troubleshooting
  • Management of verification and validation activities
  • Drafting and reviewing of verification and validation test protocols
  • Management of relationships with external test houses
  • Preparation of test reports
  • Monitoring defects and reviewing trends

Essential skills and qualifications:

  • Degree Level in Engineering or equivalent experience
  • Comprehensive experience of systems engineering processes within medical, nuclear or aerospace industry.
  • Comprehensive experience in QA and verification and validation of complex systems
  • Experience in developing testing strategies and drafting test protocols against requirements
  • Hands-on software verification and validation testing experience
  • Experience in documenting test results and preparing test reports
  • Ability to work autonomously with the drive to have a direct impact on the growth of a disruptive business
  • Good written English and adept with Microsoft Office suite tools
  • Ability to communicate clearly in cross-functional teams and complete tasks under tight deadlines

Desired skills and qualifications:

  • Master’s degree in software engineering, mechanical engineering, computer science or related fields
  • Ability to maintain an overview of the development activities while maintaining an awareness of the details
  • Experience with medical device verification and validation
  • Leadership skills and experience in managing a team of test engineers
  • Experience with IEC 60601 electrical safety testing

Competitive salary depending on experience and company share options.

Other benefits include:

  • Flexible hours (outside of core hours)
  • Healthcare and Dental insurance
  • Enhanced Pension scheme
  • Gym membership contribution
  • Cycle repair scheme
  • Great central Cambridge location with excellent transport links
  • Season ticket loan for commuters
  • Snacks on tap
  • Access to Cambridge Botanic Gardens

Closing Date: 14th February 2020

Equal Opportunities:

BIOS is committed to equal employment opportunities. All qualified applicants will receive equal treatment regardless of age, disability, gender reassignment, marital or civil partner status, pregnancy or maternity, race, nationality, ethnic or national origin, religion or belief, gender or sexual orientation.