Senior (test) Engineer/scrum master

Posted Mar 8, 2018
Project ID: PHILJP00016893
Eindhoven , Noord Brabant
3 months (Mar 19, 2018 - Jun 30, 2018)
40 hrs/week
Payrate range
60 - 70 €/hr
(Senior) Test Engineer / Scrum Master

NOTE: This is one position with a dual role for both Senior Test Engineer and Scrum Master.

Your challenge

Do you want to drive the Quality and Verification in challenging and innovative multi-disciplinary development projects for innovative Philips healthcare future products?

Do you want to take an active role across Philips businesses addressing all relevant Solution Quality and test architecture aspects?

Do you want to be responsible for ensuring E2E Solution Quality targets are met by using your strong technical and program management skills, properly planned and professionally executed timely and with high quality?

Your responsibilities

As a Sr. Test Engineer you are responsible for:
•  Review of requirements in system/sub-system level, defines test requirements and specifications for consistency and testability and translate them into test cases.
•  Translates Test Policy and Test Strategy within his/her domain area into technical solutions for testing.
•  Performs studies and makes recommendations with respect to usage of new test techniques, methods, specifies requirements for, and evaluation of (possible) test tools, to support automated testing but also test engineering in general.
o  Assures the proper creation of an infrastructure for optimum usage of these tools.
•  Execution of system level tests both functional and non-functional (e.g. reliability, performance, environmental, etc.) including design, preparation and implementation of tests.
•  Documenting of test results in reports and registration of defects and issues into the defect tracking system
•  Analyses problem reports for missing items in test approach & monitoring and updating defects including defect closure.
•  Pro-actively translates gaps identified into new requirements of products
•  Assistance in the test estimation, planning and risk management activities.
•  Test Automation related to own program, technology area (test environment, case development and appropriate execution).
Additionally, as a Scrum Master you are responsible for:
Delivering state-of-the-art and high quality software system solutions requires a senior master of scrum in its broadest sense (process, people, content and project focus). We work in a context where multiple scrum teams work even in a global setup across the globe that is required to be coached.
To fully realize this ambition, we are looking for a Scrum Master responsible for:
•  Coaching the team: act as performance coach for the team, creating a balance with the project's key stakeholders and the committed sprint plans
•  Removing impediments: remove any impediments that obstruct a team’s pursuit of its sprint goals and does everything to facilitate productivity
•  Continuous improvement: helping the team turn the sprint retrospective meeting into an evolutionary experience and to improve performance by learning from mistakes
•  Stakeholder management: support the backlog and release plan, radiate scrum artifacts to the product owner and team, and keep key stakeholders informed about progress
•  Multiple teams: responsible for multiple scrum teams that share a common goal typically in a SAFe release train context

Your team

Philips aims to improve the lives of 3 billion people by 2025. To accomplish this goal, Philips is revolutionizing the way we look at healthcare systems by delivering innovation across the continuum of care. In this role, you will work on connected digital propositions that span all Philips businesses, driving programs that address healthy living, prevention, diagnosis, treatment and home care. You will collaborate closely with people from different cultural backgrounds, located all over the world, as if they were sitting next to you.

Our user-centered connected propositions contain re-usable components, within an increasingly open ecosystem. They also use current connectivity standards and cloud services. In short, they empower people. The Philips Connected Digital Propositions team of which you’ll be a part helps deliver best-in-class, end-to-end solutions. These include connected hardware, appliances, medical devices and wearables, and leading mobile apps across all major OS platforms. The team also develops various back-end cloud systems that integrate with these propositions.

The team works according to Agile principles, following SAFe (Scaled Agile Framework) processes. You will work on highly innovative, first-of-their-kind propositions that are new within Philips, so an entrepreneurial mindset is an advantage. Together with your team, you will strive for continuous improvement of deliverables, your way of working and yourself. The world doesn’t run from 9 to 5, so flexible working hours can be combined with a healthy work-life balance. Colleagues will challenge and coach you and you should willingly return the favor.

We are looking for someone with a…
•  Master or Bachelor degree in SW Engineering, IT, Informatics, or equivalent
•  Strong drive and experience in the field of Quality and verification, SW development
•  Leadership skills in project management and Agile way of working
•  Experience with driving multiple teams and the challenging communication due to this, including multi-site development and supplier management
•  Experience and certifications in the area of SW testing & agile development is a benefit
•  Experience in Test Management, End user, Alpha, Beta testing is a benefit
•  Strong and proven management skills for Testing, Quality & integration teams
•  Experience in Test Automation on various platforms (PC application, Mobile devices, Applications and Web related technologies) is a benefit
•  A drive to play the part needed to make a project successful in leading the test teams
•  Basic knowledge of Risk Management and Requirements Management
•  Proven track record in a high-speed product development environment
•  A team player, eager to invest in personal and team growth
•  Strong analytical, conceptual and creative thinking skills. A problem solving and pragmatic attitude
•  Ability to be honest, direct and transparent
•  Able to build trust and influence your environment
•  Good understanding of device development, integration, in driving quality and regulatory challenges
This role will appeal to you if you…
•  Have a drive for taking leadership
•  Have a drive for assuring quality in Solution projects
•  Enjoy working in cross-functional and global teams
•  Have good analytical skills and conceptual thinking
•  Are curious, open and feel at home in an international environment
•  Have an affinity with innovative development projects and feel comfortable with relatively vague requirements
•  Is a good communicator

Max budget for this jobrequest is set at 70 euro. Rate above 70 will be challenged
Ceilingrate is applicable,
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