Hologic Senior Systems Test Engineer in Newark, Delaware

Senior Systems Test Engineer

Post Date Dec 06, 2018

At Hologic, we’re an innovative medical technology company that enables healthier lives everywhere, every day. We are also a company that prospers and grows, which is why we’ve been able to expand our offerings to empower even more people and champion women’s health

What powers our growth across Breast & Skeletal Health, Diagnostics, GYN Surgical and Medical Aesthetics Solutions is also what differentiates us: the exceptional and clinically proven capacity of our products to detect, diagnose and treat illnesses and other health conditions earlier and better. This clinical superiority creates high expectations, which we fulfill by continually challenging ourselves to improve health through better technology, education and market access.

None of this would be possible without the talent and passion of our employees. Together, our expertise and dedication to developing and sharing more robust, science-based certainty drives our global presence and a promising pipeline that responds to the unmet health and wellness needs of women, families and communities.

While we focus on women’s health and well-being, we are committed to having an even broader benefit on the world. Together, we advocate for better health and wellness through solutions that provide ever greater certainty and peace of mind.

Summary of Duties and Responsibilities

You will be part of an enthusiastic, results-oriented, and dynamic team of systems test engineers, software, hardware, and systems engineers working to design and develop Hologic’s best-in-class digital mammography products. The ideal candidate will be someone who strives to understand how complex hardware/software systems operate in order to find ways to improve them.

  • Working closelywith test engineers, hardware/software developers, and architects, develop anexpert level understanding of our products and their use in clinical practicein order to design, develop, and test our next generation diagnostic systems.

  • Act as a technical leader by continuously searching for potential productimprovements and insisting on the highest levels of product quality.

  • Interface with Product Management and Domain Experts to identify productimprovements and influence quality and testability of new product features.

  • Apply and share knowledge of bestpractices in testing of software, hardware, and systems.

  • Influence processes to drive productquality.

  • Provide technicalguidance and mentor junior test engineers.


To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the basic knowledge, skills, and/or abilities required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Thorough understanding of best practices in testing of software,hardware, and systems.

  • Exceptional working knowledge of test automation and its application insoftware and hardware environments.

  • Exceptional written and verbalcommunication skills, particularly in communicating technical details with bothtechnical and non-technical audiences.

  • Demonstrated ownership in executing project test plans to deliver testprocedures and artifacts.

  • Ability to provide feedback on requirements and test cases forcompleteness, accuracy, and ability to implement and test.

  • Ability to drive departmental best practices and process improvements.

  • Medical imaging or experience in an FDA-regulated environment a plus.


  • B.S. in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Biomedical Engineering,Management Information Systems, or a related discipline. Other disciplines maybe considered based on experience.


  • At least 5 years of software and/or hardware testing experience.

Agency and Third Party Recruiter Notice:

Agencies that submit a resume to Hologic must have a current executed Hologic Agency Agreement executed by a member of the Human Resource Department. In addition Agencies may only submit candidates to positions for which they have been invited to do so by a Hologic Recruiter. All resumes must be sent to the Hologic Recruiter under these terms or they will not be considered.

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