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Senior Software Development Engineer in Test (SDET)

Date: Aug 3, 2019

Location: Lakewood, CO, US

Company: Terumo BCT, Inc.

Requisition ID:  23489  


At Terumo BCT, we aspire to deliver our products to more patients in more markets around the world, ultimately improving patients’ lives and making a difference in healthcare. Our software engineering organization is vital to this mission, by developing and testing the code on which our devices run.

We are hiring a Senior Test Engineer to lead validation and QA initiatives for a brand-new platform on a next generation device. The ideal candidate is experienced in both testing and development in order to write code in which to test, when necessary.


  • Develop test plans, procedures, and scripts (manual and automated) based on system and software requirements
  • Write tests cases from specifications and user stories
  • Execute tests and resolve issues
  • Report on testing activities
  • Mentor other QAs in the organization

Day in the Life:

  1. Start your day at a daily stand-up for quick status updates.
  2. Login to the Team Foundation Server (TFS) and select a task to troubleshoot.
  3. Review your test requirement and approach with a Software Systems Engineer.
  4. Write the test code and circulate for feedback and approval.
  5. Execute test cases to find bugs, flaws, and errors to achieve 100% function and adherence to the requirements.
  6. Work with a technology stack that includes Redis, Yocto Project, WebSocket, Angular, and QuickType.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or relevant experience strongly preferred
  • Minimum 5 years of experience in software testing and programming/developing
    • Ability t write unit tests to test code
  • C++ or other object-oriented programming language (C#, Python, etc.)
  • Familiar with testing plans, automated test scripts, processes, and protocols
  • Effective communicator who is proactive in asking questions and takes initiative in finding solutions
  • Collaborative team player who is comfortable interacting frequently with other roles

Preferred Experience, but Not Required:

  • Test automation
  • Embedded systems
  • HPLM and Cucumber testing tools
  • Linux


We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Affirmative Action Employer.  All applicants will be afforded equal opportunity without discrimination because of race, color, religion, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, order of protection status, national origin or ancestry, citizenship status, age, physical or mental disability unrelated to ability, military status or an unfavorable discharge from military service.


Terumo BCT is committed to providing a safe and secure working environment.  We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing and detailed background verification checks.  To this end, all employment offers for positions in the U.S. are conditional upon successful completion of Terumo BCT's pre-employment screening process.  As of January 1, 2017 the Terumo BCT Lakewood, Colorado location will be a tobacco-free workplace. For more information about Terumo BCT, visit our website

Join Terumo BCT as we unlock the potential of blood. We are a global leader in blood component and cellular technologies, and the only company with the unique combination of apheresis collections, manual and automated whole blood processing, and pathogen reduction coupled with leading technologies in therapeutic apheresis and cell processing. We believe in the potential of blood to do even more for patients than it does today. This belief inspires our innovation and strengthens our collaboration with customers.


As the largest medical device manufacturing company headquartered in Colorado, we are home to more than 2,300 associates and our products are in use in more than 125 countries and territories. Our Global footprint includes more than 5,500 associates and partners with regional headquarters in Brussels, Buenos Aires, Singapore and Tokyo.


Our company has almost $1B in annual revenues and has been voted and recognized as:

  • Largest corporate sponsor in Rocky Mountain Region for Leukemia and Lymphoma Society (LLS)
  • Winner of the Association for Talent Development (ATD) BEST Award for providing exceptional employee learning and talent development (2011 & 2012)
  • One of Colorado’s Healthiest Employers by Denver Business Journal (2014 & 2015)
  • Recipient of the Way to Go Employer award through the Denver Regional Council of Governments (DRCOG) 2015


Our award-winning culture embraces:

  • Leading technology through innovation and R&D
  • Wellness programs
  • Commitment to quality
  • An environment that values, respects and rewards your individual contributions
  • A philosophy of intentional growth and responsiveness to world health issues


Click Here to see what our associates have to say about our culture.


Each associate has a positive impact on our future by:

  • Connecting to the lives of the patients we ultimately serve
  • Growing through professional and leadership development activities
  • Sharing company success through incentive plans


If you are the best at what you do and want to do work that is changing the delivery of healthcare globally, we invite you to work with us now to see how we can unlock your potential.

Nearest Major Market: Denver

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