Sr Software Development Engineer in Test

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Date: Jun 4, 2023

Location: Lakewood, CO, US

Company: Terumo BCT, Inc.

Requisition ID:  30771  


At Terumo Blood and Cell Technologies, our 7,000+ global associates proud to come to work each day, knowing that what we do impacts the lives of patients around the world.


We make medical devices and related products that are used to collect, separate, manufacture and process various components of blood and cells. With our innovative technologies and service offerings, we touch a patient’s life every second of every day and are committed to continuing to increase the number of patients we serve.


With some of the best and brightest minds in the industry, an unmatched global footprint, comprehensive benefits and a distinct culture, Terumo Blood and Cell Technologies is a great place to work, grow and be part of a team that is focused on making a difference. Consider joining our team and unlock your potential. 

Sr. Software Development Engineer in Test



Under general direction and as a member of a scrum team, provides technical leadership in the development of software automation frameworks involving application of new technologies with significant technical risk. Develops automated software tests at all levels of the testing pyramid. Extends, enhances and maintains the software automation library and framework.



  • Defines software automation strategies and best practices.
  • Maintains full software test automation suite, reusable software components and function libraries.
  • Demonstrates solid computer science fundamentals such as design patterns,  data structures, OOP and software design.
  • Demonstrates expert level application of Source Code Management tools.
  • Applies performance and security test techniques.
  • Supports performance and security testing activities at the API/Interface level.
  • Applies Continuous integration/ Continuous Delivery (CI/CD) techniques with chosen build pipeline tools.
  • Effectively implements TDD techniques and creates build pipelines to support CI/CD.
  • Develops and manages dynamic software test data creation.
  • Organizes and controls the software testing process to help deliver high quality software.
  • Provides technical support and mentoring to other team members.
  • Troubleshoots environmental set-up issues related to software test automation.
  • Approves Code/Test Reviews.
  • Participates in all levels of testing as required.
  • Drives discussions for determining appropriate level at which to test the implemented functionality.
  • Demonstrates mastery of traditional white and black box software test techniques.



  • Maintains general knowledge of industry and Company regulatory and software quality standards and applies this knowledge to the completion of all projects.
  • Responsible for oversight of the SQA/testing activities within scrum team such as, ensuring requirements are in place and are testable, writes verification plans, targets and identifies release of tests or if a new test is required, and ensures success of the team supporting the process to execute tests.
  • Ensures release of software, writes verification reporting, performs reliability assessments, deferred issue reporting, requirements traceability, readiness statement and review, and process verification.
  • Familiarity with GMP/CRF Part 11/IEEE/ISO 9000 standards for software quality assurance, impact/risk analysis, and software traceability.
  • Holds self and team accountable for adherence to Agile principles and practices.
  • Demonstrates required competencies and grow in the Leadership Competency Model.





Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or, equivalent of education and experience sufficient to successfully perform the essential functions of the job may be considered.



Minimum 5 years experience in an SDET role.



  • Proficient in object-oriented programming and applications/embedded software development .NET C# ,C++, Python, Typescript/Angular 8+, T-SQL.
  • Proficient in testing at the API level using tools like RestAssured, Postman/Swagger and at System testing using tools like Cucumber and Selenium or Protractor.
  • Demonstrated proactive and strong problem-solving skills.
  • Scans the environment for new technical skills, knowledge, or capabilities that can benefit business or personal performance.
  • Has a track record of exceeding goals successfully.
  • Provides timely and helpful information to others across the organization.
  • Handles and manages crises effectively.
  • Deals constructively with problems that do not have clear solutions or outcomes.
  • Relies on a mixture of analysis, wisdom, experience, and judgment when making decisions.


An equivalent competency level acquired through a variation of these qualifications may be considered.


Typical Office Environment requirements include reading, speaking, hearing, close vision, walking, bending, sitting, and occasional lifting up to 20 pounds.


The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an associate to successfully perform the essential duties of this job.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential duties.



Target Pay Range:  $110,800.00 to $138,500.00  -  Salary to be determined by the education, experience, knowledge, skills, and abilities of the applicant, internal equity, and alignment with market data
Target Bonus on Base:  7.0%


At Terumo Blood and Cell Technologies, we provide competitive total reward offerings that consist of compensation, benefits, recognition, along with a wealth of other well-being, work-life and recognition programs which support in unlocking the potential for you and your family. Included in our expansive list of benefits offerings are multiple group medical, dental and vision plans, a robust wellness program, life insurance and disability coverages, also a variety of voluntary programs such as group accident, hospital indemnity, critical illness, pet insurance and much more. To help you save for retirement, we offer a 401(k) plan with a matching contribution and for work-life balance we have vacation and sick time programs for associates. For us, it’s about protecting the personal welfare of our associates and their families, helping to achieve personal goals and offering those extra touches for convenience, security and overall peace of mind.


  • Terumo Blood and Cell Technologies is part of Terumo Group, founded in 1921 and headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.
  • In 2019, Terumo Blood and Cell Technologies reached $1 billion in revenue.
  • We employ nearly 7,000 associates globally, with global headquarters in Lakewood, CO, U.S., and regional headquarters in Brussels, Buenos Aires, Singapore and Tokyo.
  • We manufacture devices, disposable sets and solutions at our facilities in Belgium, India, Japan, Northern Ireland, the U.S. and Vietnam. Our global presence enables us to serve customers in more than 130 countries.
  • Our core values help set our direction, guide our actions and keep us true to our corporate mission of contributing to society through healthcare.
    • Respect – Appreciative of others
    • Integrity – Guided by our mission
    • Care – Empathetic to patients
    • Quality – Committed to excellence
    • Creativity – Striving for innovation
  • We contribute to the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society (LLS), raising $1.3 million USD since 2007.


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 Blood and Cell Technologies is committed to providing a safe, healthy and secure working environment. Our Colorado campus locations are tobacco-free workplaces and we maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing and detailed background verification. Absent accommodation permitted by applicable law, as a condition of employment with Terumo Blood and Cell Technologies in the United States you must be fully COVID-19 vaccinated and provide valid proof of vaccination to the company.

Nearest Major Market: Denver

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