Solution Verification Test Engineer : Elekta

Crawley, West Sussex
27 Oct 2020
24 Nov 2020
Full Time


Description – The Solution Verification Test Engineer will draw on their experience of working within a clinical setting to create and run solution level test procedures, delivering verification that demonstrates the Elekta Medical Linear Accelerator solution (comprising a number of contributing products) works as a cohesive unit and fulfils its intended purpose.

Responsibilities -

  • Domain & Product knowledge:
    • Maintain expert domain knowledge in one or more chosen area
    • Develop and maintain broad knowledge of products across the Linac solution
    • Demonstrate an eagerness to adapt and learn when new products are added to the Elekta Medical Linear Accelerator solution.
  • Contribution to Solution Verification activities:
    • Review solution level requirements for testability as part of developing test procedures.
    • Create Test Procedures to cover allocated requirements
    • Review allocated test procedures for adequacy of test coverage.
    • Assist Solution Verification Team Lead in the identification of regression test sets.
    • Work with the Test Facilities team to ensure the necessary equipment and system configuration are in place for planned verification activities.
    • Run approved test procedures against the solution recording results accurately and with an appropriate level of detail.
    • Take ownership/responsibility to drive blockers and issues found to satisfactory resolution through own action, or collaboration with others as appropriate.
    • Create problem reports, ensuring clear steps to reproduce are captured for issues found.
    • Complete any required retesting of raised problem reports and previously failed test runs.
    • Ensure changes made to the systems under test are reverted to a known good baseline.
  • Project Level Contributions:
    • Draw on own product knowledge and domain experience to assist the Solution Verification Team Lead in the creation of Solution Verification Plans as required.
    • Ensure the team lead is made aware of identified issues or risks.
  • Process Compliance and Improvement:
    • Take responsibility for own conformance with solution level verification processes and procedures.
    • Provide feedback to the Team lead on Solution Verification processes and procedures and propose possible improvements.

Authorities –

  • Create solution verification test procedures to cover allocated requirements
  • Review allocated solution test procedures for adequacy of test coverage
  • Run and pass or fail allocated test procedures
  • Create problem reports
  • Test problem reports
  • Contribute to solution verification test plans

Relevant Knowledge, skills and competEncies -

  • Batchelors degree (or equivalent) in relevant domain is desirable.
  • Qualification as a medical professional having worked within a radiotherapy environment as a radiographer, hospital technician, physicist or service engineer.
  • Minimum of 2 years clinical experience using Elekta products.
  • Thorough understanding of the intended use of new products, coupled with the ability to translate this understanding of the requirements into structured and comprehensive test plans and procedures.
  • Must be self-motivated and able to interact well with others.
  • Strong analytical, problem solving, and presentation skills.
  • Excellent written, verbal communication and IT skills.
  • Awareness of SAFe Agile framework is an advantage.