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Senior Software Test Engineer_Collaborative Team

Shanghai, China

On the R&D team, you’ll join 700 scientists, researchers, clinicians, software developers, data scientists and engineers who work in all phases of the product development lifecycle – including concept, planning, development and validation on new product launches and patents. Together, you’ll build next-generation solutions that contribute to food safety, diagnostic innovations, drug development, big data technologies and more. The future of environmental, human and life sciences is up to you.

  • Full Time
  • Minimal Travel

Success Profile

We have found that the following traits and attributes help lead to a successful future in R&D at PerkinElmer.

  • Adaptable
  • Analytical
  • Collaborative
  • Proactive
  • Problem-Solver
  • Innovative

Employee Quote

There is a deep mutual respect for each other’s skills and contributions. Whether it’s taking on a new process skill or a new software skill, we are always moving forward so you never get bored – that’s what makes it exciting even after 30 years.

Jay Ives, Sr. Manager, Spectroscopy R&D

Rewards*

*Rewards may differ based on the location.

Medical, Dental and Vision
Healthcare FSA
Dependent Care FSA
Health and Wellness Programs

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401(k)

Tuition Reimbursement
Professional Development

Maternity and
Paternity Leave

Paid Holidays and
Sick Days

Life and Disability
Insurance

Work/Life Balance

Responsibilities

Location(s) Shanghai, China Status Regular Job ID JR-019225

Job Role and Responsibilities

  • Create and perform detailed, comprehensive and well-structured test plans and test cases
  • Identify, record, document thoroughly and track bugs
  • Stay up-to-date with new testing tools and technologies
  • Work as a member of the scrum team including planning, estimating, and verifying user stories and acceptance criteria
  • Integrate test framework with CI/CD systems
  • Liaise with internal teams (e.g. developers and product managers)
  • Become a user expert on how our products work, gaining an understanding of the strengths and weaknesses; and championing customer issues in order to ensure they have a positive experience.
  • Help determining the testability of a product or design

Basic Qualifications –

  • Computer Science and/ or Science-based Bachelor’s degree
  • 5+ years of experience qualifying high-volume, scalable software solutions and API’s.
  • Experience working in an agile/scrum environment
  • Excellent working knowledge of Windows/Linux operating systems
  • Excellent understanding of Quality Assurance life cycle, methodologies and best practices
  • Excellent knowledge in test case management and bug tracking systems such as Jira & Zephyr
  • Experience in transforming manual test cases into automated test cases
  • Experience in test documentation, defect analysis, tracking and reporting
  • Experience in BDD test cases
  • Excellent communication skills both written and verbal
  • Passion for quality, creating new solutions and change
  • Strong emphasis on learning quickly and staying current with new technologies
  • Self-motivated, independent thinker with excellent troubleshooting skills
  • Ability to work within a multi-site, multicultural team

Preferred Qualifications -

  • Experience in Life Sciences or Healthcare is a plus
  • Experience with automation tools/frameworks such as Selenium, Cucumber
  • Experience with unit test frameworks such as nUnit, Jasmine, Karma, Protractor
  • Experience testing systems at a large scale (Performance, Stress, Load testing etc.)
  • Experience working with Cloud (AWS, GCP or Azure) and testing microservices.
  • Experience working with Jenkins, Chef scripts or similar

PerkinElmer is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability status, age, or veteran status or any other characteristics protected by applicable law. PerkinElmer is committed to a culturally diverse workforce.

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