This is a great opportunity for a keen computer scientist, who wants to gain practical experience in software development, for this leader in healthcare informatics and imaging solutions. Mentored throughout, you will assist the Digital and Computational Pathology division in the development of key software products. This internship will be a great addition to your CV and boost to your career prospects, along with the satisfaction of knowing that you will be building software to help speed up the diagnosis of patients.
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Working as part of a team to build and test software applications from initial specification to final deployment and acceptance
Building test scenarios and acceptance tests
Automating tests using testing tools and scripts
Functional, performance and stress testing of the product
Contribute and participate in technical discussions
Help maintain test environments
Track and communicate test results.
Background in computer science or a related discipline
Strong knowledge of an Object Orientated language, ideally C# or Java
Working in a team environment
Good problem solver Desirable:
Experience using an automated end-to-end testing framework
Experience with MS Azure
Knowledge of the agile programming methodology
Familiarity with load/stress testing tools such as Apache JMeter
The host company is a leading provider of informatics software and imaging solutions that enhance and speed up the diagnosis of patients. Established in 2010, they are recognised as one of the leading suppliers of laboratory information systems worldwide. Their innovative systems are currently helping to increase efficiency and streamline operations in multiple public and private clinical laboratories across the world. Following a recent acquisition, the host company has added digital pathology education software to its product portfolio and enhanced its digital pathology and artificial intelligence capabilities, further strengthening its position as a leader in the pathology market. The host’s vision is to “improve wellbeing through innovation.” This vision drives their business and product development activities.
Good spoken and written English levels are required (B2 onwards)
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