Systems Test Analyst in Nationwide India at Leica Biosystems

Date Posted: 9/26/2019

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Job ID: PAT000569

About Us

Leica Biosystems is a global leader in workflow solutions and automation. As the only company to own the workflow from biopsy to diagnosis, we are uniquely positioned to break down the barriers between each of these steps.  Our mission of “Advancing Cancer Diagnostics, Improving Lives” is at the heart of our corporate culture. Our easy-to-use and consistently reliable offerings help improve workflow efficiency and diagnostic confidence. The company is represented in over 100 countries. It has manufacturing facilities in 9 countries, sales and service organizations in 19 countries, and an international network of dealers. The company is headquartered in Nussloch, Germany. Visit  for more information.

Leica Biosystems Imaging, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, gender, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other characteristic protected by law.
All employment offers are contingent upon successful completion of our pre-employment drug screening and background/criminal check. 

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Position Summary and Overview 

The Test Analyst for the India Development Centre (IDC) is responsible for Requirements analysis, test analysis, test procedure authoring and execution, generating test utilities for ePathology scanner products and their external interfaces. The instrument is an automated high precision digital scanner for capturing high magnification/resolution images from pathological samples. The testing activity involves V&V of the embedded software, software applications for the device as well as hardware and hardware in the loop testing of the device.   

The incumbent will work with the Test Lead, R&D Project Managers, other Test V&V associates and Systems Engineers within Leica to define hardware/software requirements with an emphasis on verifiability/testability and verify/validate software and systems in line with the required user needs, system, quality and regulatory requirements. Furthermore, he/she will work with design engineers to improve verifiability/testability of the system design. 

The incumbent will drive continuous improvement through application of Danaher internal tools and guidelines.

Major Responsibilities List of Responsibilities/Activities/Duties/Tasks

•         Review and analysis of product requirements. Decomposing system requirements into a comprehensive test plan clearly traceable to those system requirements. This would include a combination of hardware and software tests.

•         Author Test Strategies Plans and Test Reports for medium to large projects

•         Executes tests manually for hardware and software verification

•         Writes, generates scripts for automation, Interfaces and generates Test Utilities

•         Manage the set up and maintenance of various test environments to ensure proper coverage throughout V&V phases. Responsible to ensure the test environment is enough to execute the tests and meets the environmental requirements specified in the tests

•         Ensure QSM processes are adhered to throughout the product development cycle.

•         Provide clear summary of test results and issues to Management.

Job Requirements


Required Skills/Experience/Education 

•         4-year engineering degree (Computer Science, Electrical or Mechanical Engineering) or equivalent industry experience.

•         A minimum of 5+ years’ experience in Systems Software/Hardware Testing including the application of test processes throughout Product development cycle.

•         Experience in testing automated electro-mechanical and optical instruments/ Medical Imaging devices.

•         Experience with ALM/test case management software such as Quality Center, Jama or SpiraTeam.

•         Experience in use of test automation tools e.g. Selenium, Test Complete or Eggplant

•         Experience in any scripting/ programming language.

•         Experience with Oscilloscope, logic analyzer or other similar measurement tools


Desired Skills/Experience 

•         ISTQB foundation certification or equivalent.

•         Experience in the Medical Device/IVD field with exposure to design control regulations (510K, FDA, ISO13485)

•         Experience in programming in C++

•         Experience in Agile development processes and methodologies.

•         Experience in international projects both as an off-shore and on-shore representative.

•         Experience with any level of Security testing a big plus.

•         Experience in white or grey box testing is a plus.

•         Experience in motion control, camera interface and communication protocols are a plus


•         Must be able to communicate in English, both written and verbal


Travel % of Travel, include approximate overnight stays per week

•         Must be prepared to travel domestically and internationally 4-6 weeks


Competencies/Behaviors List of competencies/behaviors needed for this job

•         Proven communication skills with development and operations/support teams (written/oral).

•         Must be self-sufficient and able to work independently yet also handle direction well.

•         Must be highly motivated and have strong technical, analytical and problem-solving skills.

Diversity & Inclusion
At Danaher, we are dedicated to building and sustaining a truly diverse and inclusive culture. These are not just words on a page—Diversity and Inclusion is a top priority for the company, and it ties deeply to each of our core values. Danaher Corporation and all Danaher Companies are equal opportunity employers that evaluate applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or other characteristics protected by law.

Danaher Corporation Overview

Danaher is a global science & technology innovator committed to helping our customers solve complex challenges and improve quality of life worldwide. Our world class brands are leaders in some of the most demanding and attractive industries, including life sciences, medical diagnostics, environmental and applied solutions. Our globally diverse team of 71,000 associates is united by a common culture and operating system, the Danaher Business System, which serves as our competitive advantage. We generated $19.9B in revenue last year. We are ranked #162 on the Fortune 500 and our stock has outperformed the S&P 500 by more than 5,200% over 25 years.
At Danaher, you can build a career in a way no other company can duplicate. Our brands allow us to offer dynamic careers across multiple industries. We're innovative, fast-paced, results-oriented, and we win. We need talented people to keep winning. Here you'll learn how DBS is used to shape strategy, focus execution, align our people, and create value for customers and shareholders. Come join our winning team.
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