Senior Verification and Validation Manager

  Hampshire
 Part-remote working (2-3 office days per week)
  Full-time
  Salary dependent on experience
  Permanent

 

About the Client

Our client is a global leader in health technology with over 130 years experience in the sector. Their UK unit based in Hampshire specialises in emergency care and resuscitation. They are looking for a full-time Verification and Validation Manager to join their team!

 

 

About the Role

The Senior Verification & Validation Manager will work as part of the R&D team to design, develop, evaluate and conduct integration, testing, verification and validation activities on the client’s products.

Responsibilities include:
  • Defining, implementing and maintaining reliable and reproducible testing methodologies and equipment, ensuring compliance with quality requirements
  • Influencing product solutions to improve quality and robustness
  • Defining and improving key progress indicators including requirement coverage, test protocol effectiveness, test execution and defect identification
  • Developing the vision and standards on testing including vision and automation
  • Leading test strategy and execution, including influencing decisions on product design
  • Defining and analysing KPIs across projects to improve judgement of release readiness and quality
  • Maintaining up to date professional and technical knowledge and researching new trends in systems testing
  • Managing stakeholders across the business along with external test laboratories
  • Defining and driving test automation approaches
  • Serving as SME and coach to members of the team, and mentoring others, particularly in disciplines close to your area of expertise

 

Requirements:

Essential:
  • Bachelor’s degree
  • 5+ years of product development and test experience
  • Experience with QMS and corporate governance
  • Experience in medical product development including hands on knowledge of 60601-X standards
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Excellent problem-solving and analytical skills
  • Hands on, proactive approach
  • Ability to manage competing priorities in a fast-paced environment
  • Customer and quality mindset
Preferred:
  • Experience in military product development including hands on knowledge of MIL-STD 810
  • Experience in wireless communication product development including hands on knowledge of WIFI and cell phone standards

 

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