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At VitalConnect, we’re all united in a common goal: to help advance the frontiers of healthcare and make a real difference in people’s lives. We invite you to come join us in making that difference.

Current Openings

Senior Software Development Automation Engineer

Location: San Jose, California
Date Posted: 08-03-2017

Job description

Vital Connect is a leader in next generation remote patient monitoring. VCI has a leading edge
ecosystem consisting of custom designed vital sign monitoring hardware, a combined hardware
and software based data relay, and cloud based observational and analytic tools. We are
looking for a talented Senior Automation Engineer specializing in building and maintaining
scalable and easy to use automation frameworks to join our Product Development team. We
need a Senior Automation Engineer who is interested in owning and developing the automation
platform while taking an active role in architecting and implementing new technologies to
ensure our product quality is of the highest standard.

Senior Software Development Automation Engineer

Scope of Responsibilities

Our customers depend on well-tested medical devices technologies coupled with mobile
device applications. You will architect, design, and implement test automation frameworks
from the ground up into a continuous integration and execution model. Support and mentor
Automation/QA firmware and software engineers in their use of automation tools, drive
continuous improvements in tools & processes to achieve a flexible, sustainable and efficient
automated test environment.
  • Design, develop and maintain a automation framework to provide continuous quality measurements for our firmware, software releases on both android/iOS and web services
  • Evolve automated test framework to achieve higher test throughput, increased accessibility and test execution flexibility
  • Update framework to achieve sustainability and maintainability
  • Develop solutions that improve automation engineers’ efficiency & effectiveness in automation test development, execution and troubleshooting
  • Improve the reliability & repeatability of automated testing
  • Support Product Development team in their use of the automation framework & infrastructure
  • Conduct diagnostic analysis and troubleshooting to resolve complex software issues

Required Skills/Experience:
  • Fluent in various object oriented languages such as (Python, Ruby, Java)
  • Proficiency with Selenium/Appium is a plus
  • 7+ years with the development of automation/testing tools, 3 out of the 7 years with the design, development and maintenance of automation frameworks
  • Mobile device and Bluetooth technologies and testing practices
  • In-depth knowledge and experience with test automation concepts, practices and procedures
  • Expert in analyzing, troubleshooting and resolving complex issues
  • Strong commitment to product excellence
  • Strong communication skills – written & verbal
  • Strong collaboration, teamwork and inter-personal skill
  • BS degree in Computer Sciences or related field (an equivalent combination of related education, training, and experience may be considered), or equivalent work experience

Benefits at VCI include:
  • Employee Medical, Dental, and Vision benefits paid 100% by Vital Connect
  • Pre IPO Stock
  • Lunch catered daily (Ike's Sandwiches, Nick the Greek, Subway, Pizza California, Erik's Deli, Chipotle, Buca di Beppo, Rangoli India, Chinese, BBQ, and many more!)
  • Morning snacks provided (Hi5 Fruit, Bagel Street Cafe, Whole Foods)
  • Free on-site gym

This is a competitive pay position.
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