STAFF SOFTWARE TEST ENG in Loveland, Colorado at Beckman Coulter Life Sciences

Date Posted: 10/6/2018

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Job Description

Job ID: BEC012301

About Us

Beckman Coulter develops, manufactures and markets products that simplify, automate and innovate complex biomedical testing. Our diagnostic systems, found in hospitals and other critical care settings around the world, produce information used by physicians to diagnose disease, make treatment decisions and monitor patients. Scientists use our life science research instruments to study complex biological problems including causes of disease and potential new therapies or drugs. More than 275,000 Beckman Coulter systems operate in both diagnostics and life sciences laboratories on all seven continents. For 80 years, our products have been making a difference in peoples’ lives by improving the productivity of medical professionals and scientists, supplying critical information for improving patient health and reducing the cost of care.
Beckman Coulter offers a broad array of comprehensive, competitive benefit programs that add value to associates' and their families' lives. Whether it's a health care program or paid time off, our programs contribute to life beyond the job. Check out our benefits. We think you'll like what you see.
If you believe your education and experience are in line with the position description and qualifications referred to above, and are motivated, energetic, and looking for a new and exciting opportunity, please submit your resume online at the URL below or at
Beckman Coulter 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.


Job Description Summary
Beckman Coulter’s Particle Counting and Characterization business is growing and needs an intelligent, hardworking skilled software test lead to work as part of our team to develop and deliver new products. The software test lead works with the development team to guide the creation of testable software and directs the effort of conducting final testing to create world class products.

  • Perform and direct software testing related work in a collaborative team environment to deliver products that change the world.
  • Use user-centered design to deliver products that delight our customers.
  • Cultivate innovation.
  • Challenge status quo whilst supporting a world class product development life cycle.
  • Guide the testing process through test review and analysis, test witnessing, and certification of software. Understand and apply automated test strategies to the entire development life cycle.
  • Gain experience with a broad range of software testing techniques.
  • Participate in global development efforts.
  • Build relationships with peers across the business and uses these relationships to drive innovation.
  • Work with test leaders at other Beckman Coulter sites to unify best practices.
  • Become savvy in new technologies by taking courses, learning from peers, or self-driven education

Job Requirements


  • BS or MS in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or a related field
  • Experience testing production software for desktop computing or embedded devices
  • Exceptional problem solving, critical thinking and communication skills
  • Relentless focus on quality
  • Ability to find and share tools that optimize your work 
  • We are agile, we inspire and embrace change, we expect that from you too
  • Your experience includes a good set of these crucial skills:
    • Automated testing
    • Manual testing
    • Automated software delivery pipelines
    • Continuous Integration
    • Excellent Communication and Presentation Skills
    • Modern software development methodologies including Agile and Scrum
    • 7 to 10 years of experience testing software
    • Experience with technologies used on: Linux OS, Mac OS, Android, Windows
    • Understanding of Localization and Internationalization

Tools we use

  • Test Complete
  • Container services (Docker, Kubernetes, etc)
  • Maven, Jenkins, Git, Jira, Confluence
  • C#, C++, Javascript, Ruby, Python, CSS, HTML5
  • Windows, Linux, AWS, .Net, Mono, QT
  • Frameworks such as Angular, React, NodeJS or GraphQL
  • Cloud - Amazon Web Services including EC2, S3, Lambda, DynamoDB, RDS, Rouge53, ALB, container services
  • NoSQL - i.e. MongoDB, CouchDB, DynamoDB
  • Relational DB - MySQL, SQL Server, PostgreSQL
  • Machine learning 
  • Big data analytics 
  • Numerical analysis 

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, dental, environmental and applied solutions. Our globally diverse team of 67,000 associates is united by a common culture and operating system, the Danaher Business System, which serves as our competitive advantage. We generated $18.3B in revenue last year. We are ranked #162 on the Fortune 500 and our stock has outperformed the S&P 500 by more than 1,200% over 20 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.