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Verification & Validation Engineer - Solution Test Team

Date:  Nov 9, 2022

Waterloo, ON, CA

Agfa HealthCare, is a division of the Agfa-Gevaert Group which is headquartered in Mortsel, Belgium and traded on Euronext Brussels (AGFB).


At Agfa HealthCare, we support healthcare professionals across the globe to transform the delivery of care. Our focus is 100% on providing best-of-suite Imaging IT software solutions that enable secure, effective and sustainable imaging data management. 


From product development to implementation, our unified Enterprise Imaging Platform is purpose-built to reduce complexity, improve productivity and deliver clinical value. We use our proven track record as an innovator, our in-depth medical knowledge and our strategic guidance to help healthcare providers achieve their clinical, operational and business strategies.


Agfa HealthCare is currently looking for a talented Verification and Validation Engineer with automation experience to join the R&D team in Waterloo. This is a hybrid environment 


Validation and Verification of Products and Solutions according to new customer requirements. The provided Solutions contain products from different competence centres and/or 3rd party and will be validated through internal testing, followed by testing in a production and field environment.



As a Verification & Validation Engineer - Solution Test Team you are responsible for:


  • Implementing the Verification and Validation Plan according policies & processes
  • Creating manual and automated test Suites and Tools covering the technical requirements of products and solutions and ensuring the proper documentation of test results
  • Executing Test Suites, internally in a lab environment by a simulation of a real clinical environment.
  • Analyzing the outcome of testing, reporting and discussing of the technical issues to the R&D competence centres and providing proposals for solutions
  • Technical DRA (Design Readiness Assessment) site assessment and advice to Marketing and Service in the selection of the DRA site
  • Technical ownership of the DRA during the set-up and maintenance of a Clinical Validation
  • Decision advice to release solutions based on the results of the testing and according to the quality and regulatory standards
  • Technical advice and support of the regional organization related to regional solutions, demos and events. Develop course content for technical training on new solutions
  • Supporting the Service organization in first deployments of new/updates installation of software in the field.Transferring overall technical knowledge to the regional Service and Sales organization
  • Attend Agfa product-training, underlying technologies courses and maintain an expert working knowledge of targeted products and solutions




  • Bachelor or master’s degree - Engineering, Computer Science, Healthcare IT or related field
  • Minimum 5 years of experience


  • Healthcare Knowledge:
    • Advanced knowledge of current IT and Healthcare technologies and basic understanding of hospital departmental workflows
    • Knowledge of PACS/RIS, medical imaging and workflows is an asset


  • Testing Knowledge:
    • Knowledge of software testing standards
    • Writing tests, both in Java and JavaScript or Typescript
    • Writing UI driven tests and an understanding of the HTML DOM
    • Working with one or more test frameworks. (If the frameworks include Selenium, Protractor and Playwright This is an asset)
    • Cyber Security Testing
    • Performance Testing


  • IT-Knowledge:
    • Expert in operating systems at admin level (Linux, Unix, Windows)
    • Knowledge of databases – preferably Oracle
    • Knowledge of Web: browsers & mobile devices
    • Experience with scripting and programming languages (Java, SQL, Python, TCL, XML, ASP, Perl, etc.)
    • In depth knowledge and experience in computer hardware and connectivity issues (Network-switches, NAS-SAN Storage solutions, Networking, Cloud)


  • A problem solver
  • Team player
  • Focused on customer satisfaction
  • Proficient communication skills (written and verbal)
  • Lifelong learning is a passion for you






We offer a rewarding career in a field that impacts lives, the opportunity to work with a talented and  committed team of individuals, training and career development programs, and a competitive compensation and benefits package. If you want to be part of this experience, we'll take you there!


Agfa Inc. is committed to complying with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act 2005 (AODA) and all of its standards in order to create a barrier-free Ontario.  We will provide necessary accommodation during the recruitment and selection process to all applicants. If you require accommodation as part of the employment application process, please contact


At Agfa HealthCare, we are passionate about creating an inclusive workplace that promotes diversity of Age, Gender, Gender Identity or expression, Race, Sexual Orientation, Physical Ability, Ethnicity, or any other aspect that makes someone unique. The differences among us are our strengths. We are committed to promoting a diverse, equal and inclusive workplace that fully represents the different cultures, viewpoints and backgrounds of our global organization and the world we live in.


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