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Choosing where to start and grow your career has a major impact on your professional and personal life, so it's equally important you know that the company that you choose to work at, and its leaders, will support and guide you. With a diversity of people, global locations, technologies and products, 3M is a place where you can collaborate with 93,000 other curious, creative 3Mers.
"3M's culture is driven by curious, spirited and collaborative people who are constantly asking 'What if?' And the many talents of 3Mers around the globe have me incredibly excited about what's to come next." - Kristen Ludgate, senior vice president of Human Resources at 3M
This position provides an opportunity to transition from other private, public, government or military environments to a 3M career.
The Impact You'll Make in this Role
The person hired for the position of Quality Analyst Software Engineer will be part of the Clinical Research development team to test methodologies and logic based components to be used in the end-user software. This testing focus will include data analytics and comparison of expected results with actual results covering complex logic paths.
As a Quality Analyst Software Engineer, you will have the opportunity to tap into your curiosity and collaborate with some of the most innovative and diverse people around the world. Here, you will make an impact by:
Lead all aspects of QA test planning and test execution activities for assigned Inpatient components.
Supports Scrum team in:
planning sessions and all Scrum ceremonies to identify sequence and approach to sprint development
design sessions to influence design, based on testing needs
data quality and data processing tests
create Automated Test Harnesses
creation of test cases to certify that the specifications are satisfied - execution of test cases (both manual and automated), reporting defects, development of test cases/test data to certify defect fixes, and contribution to the Demo/Retrospective reviews
design/development of automated applications, scripts, running automated scripts and analyzing results
Your Skills and Expertise
To set you up for success in this role from day one, 3M requires (at a minimum) the following qualifications:
Bachelor's Degree or higher (completed and verified prior to start) from an accredited university OR High School Diploma/GED or higher from an accredited institution and a minimum of six (6) years of experience in the software industry in lieu of the bachelor's degree education requirement
Three (3) years of experience with creating software quality test plans and testing networked applications implemented using one or more of the following: JAVA, SQL, JSON
Three (3) years of experience working on an "Agile" team using Scrum Framework in a private, public, government or military environment
Additional qualifications that could help you succeed even further in this role include:
Bachelor's and/or Master's degree in computer science or information systems management or related field
5+ years of experience with creating software quality test plans and testing networked applications in Java
3+ years of experience with programming languages (i.e. Java, Python, SQL)
2+ years of experience with healthcare related data (claims and billing, healthcare informatics, inpatient and outpatient data) and HIPAA requirements is highly desired
3 years plus experience with automation tools such as Selenium, Junit, TestNG
3 years plus experience testing applications using JSON
Familiarity with Microsoft Visual Studio and Team Foundation Server within an Agile development environment
Ability to work independently and in a team environment
Demonstrated technical skills with sound oral and written technical communications
Able to communicate effectively to non-technical audience both verbally and written
Ability to meet project plan timelines and produce a high-quality product
Ability to take individual initiative and responsibility for assignments
Ability to multi-task and adapt to changing priorities
Ability to quickly learn and apply new tools and technology
Ability to effectively communicate ideas and information to other team members
Demonstrate ability to improve on these skills through career development activities
Prior experience testing data analytics in preferred
Travel: Occasional travel may be required
Relocation Assistance: May be authorized
Location: Meriden, CT
Must be legally authorized to work in country of employment without sponsorship for employment visa status (e.g., H1B status).
Supporting Your Well-being
3M offers many programs to help you live your best life - both physically and financially. To ensure competitive pay and benefits, 3M regularly benchmarks with other companies that are comparable in size and scope.
Resources for You
For more details on what happens before, during and after the interview process, check out the Insights for Candidates page at 3M.com/careers.
Learn more about 3M's creative solutions to the world's problems at www.3M.com or on Twitter @3M. Responsibilities of this position include that corporate policies, procedures and security standards are complied with while performing assigned duties. 3M is an equal opportunity employer. 3M will not discriminate against any applicant for employment on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, or veteran status.
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