Job description


  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary to negotiate
  • Chicago



Software Engineer - Test

Healthcare Digital Platform & Solutions

GE Healthcare

United States

Essential Responsibilities

You will be responsible for the design and development of automated and manual tests for our medical imaging products, ensuring that they meet the stringent internal and external quality goals of GE, our customers, and their clients. As you grow in this position you will receive an increasing level of responsibility and help us drive our quality strategy throughout the organization.

In this role you will:

- Work as an integral part of our Agile development team, leveraging Scrum, BDD, and TDD

- Design test strategies for our medical device software, including functional, performance, and reliability tests (automated and manual)

- Contribute to define our products’ architecture and code to ensure testability through automation

- Develop and maintain our test suite to verify new features and essential requirements

- Apply test methodologies throughout the development cycle to identify defects early in the sprints

- Integrate test automation into our CI/CD infrastructure to continuously build and test our software

- Collaborate with Scrum team members to execute tests and troubleshoot / correct software problems

- Drive continuous improvement within the team to better meet quality and productivity goals

- Define quality metrics, best practices, and coding patterns for the team

- Demonstrate increasing expertise in application domain and functional areas

- Break down problems and estimate effort for quality related tasks

Role Summary/Purpose

GE is looking for a Software Engineer in Test to work on Enterprise Imaging products used by caregivers throughout the hospital to deliver patient care. Our engineers innovate to improve the quality of care for patients around the world. At GE it’s not just a job, it’s about how we improve lives in the moments that matter.


- Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or in “STEM” Majors (Science, Technology, Engineering, or Math

- 1+ years of Software Engineering experience

Eligibility Requirements:

- Legal authorization to work in the U.S. is required - we will not sponsor individuals for employment visas, now or in the future, for this job

- Any offer of employment is conditioned upon the successful completion of a background investigation and drug screen

- Must be willing to work out of our office located at 500 West Monroe Street in Chicago, Illinois

- Must be willing to travel

Desired Characteristics

Technical Expertise:

- Software application or automated test development experience using object-oriented programming languages such as Java, C#, or C++ and IDEs such as NetBeans or Visual Studio

- Working knowledge of Behavior Driven Development or Acceptance Driven Testing with tools such as JUnit, NUnit, JBehave, Cucumber, and/or SpecFlow

- Exposure to defect management and configuration management tools such as HP Quality Center/ALM, ClearQuest, Perforce, and/or ClearCase

- Experience using Agile tools such as Rally or JIRA

Personal Attributes:

- Demonstrates accountability and delivers results with minimal supervision

- Knows when to seek help when necessary, and how to help team members

- Voices opinions and presents clear rationale, using data or factual evidence to influence

- Recognizes collaborative behavior and participates in collaborative activities

- Excels at problem solving and self-directed learning

- Identifies opportunities for innovation, offers new ideas, and takes initiative to experiment

- Adapts to new environments and changing requirements – pivots quickly as needed

Additional Eligibility Qualifications

GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening. Any offer of employment is conditioned upon the successful completion of a drug screen (as applicable).

About Us

GE (NYSE:GE) drives the world forward by tackling its biggest challenges. By combining world-class engineering with software and analytics, GE helps the world work more efficiently, reliably, and safely. GE people are global, diverse and dedicated, operating with the highest integrity and passion to fulfill GE’s mission and deliver for our customers.
GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, gender (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, veteran status or any other characteristics protected by law.

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  • architecture
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About the company

GE is building the world by providing capital, expertise and infrastructure for a global economy. GE Capital has provided billions in financing so businesses can build and grow their operations and consumers can build their financial futures. We build appliances, lighting, power systems and other products that help millions of homes, offices, factories and retail facilities around the world work better.