Software Quality Assurance Engineer

Quality Assurance Minneapolis, Minnesota Minneapolis, Minnesota


A job at Provation is your chance to make a difference in the lives of medical professionals and their patients who depend on our software each and every day. Provation is the premier software provider of procedure documentation, workflow automation, and clinical decision support solutions and trusted by leading physicians globally. As a market leader for more than 25 years, we proudly serve thousands of hospitals, surgical facilities, physician groups and medical offices, including 19 of the top 20 U.S. hospitals and health systems and all 20 of the top 20 ASC management companies. 

Provation software helps providers increase operational efficiencies, business profitability, and regulatory compliance by improving quality, streamlining workflows, and enabling insights. For you, that means working on a team that is passionate about finding innovative solutions to meet customer needs, as well as improving and making a difference in the healthcare industry. 

In 2021, Provation was acquired by Fortive Corporation, a Fortune 1000 company that builds essential technology and accelerates transformation in high-impact fields like workplace safety, engineering, and healthcare. At Fortive inclusion and equality are inextricably linked within our core values. Just as we invest in our teams’ health and wellbeing, we continuously improve on our promise to deliver equitable benefits and offerings for all. Together, we are stronger, and we can harness the power of the Fortive Business System to better serve our healthcare customers with innovative digital offerings and industry-leading productivity solutions that clinicians can trust.

Job Details:
Provation is looking for a SaaS Software Quality Assurance Engineer who loves to be a hands-on technical problem-solver while simultaneously operating as a subject matter expert for our products!  The SQA Engineer will act as a quality evangelist, working with Development, Product and Services to ensure the customer experience is best in class.

The right candidate has experience authoring test automation for SaaS products. This SQA Engineer will provide attention to detail, exhibit creativity around catalyzing test efficiencies and proactively mitigate technical risks. The SQA Engineer will possess a unique blend of technical savvy and passion for software quality. Interpersonal acumen is a must and the position will require clear and positive communication across departments. Innovation and problem solving are also key to success in this role. 

Core Activities:

  • Learn, understand and leverage cutting edge technologies and tools to drive testing efficiencies
  • Leverage existing automation frameworks, platforms and patterns to decrease lead time
  • Provide effectual code review feedback to QA team members
  • Collaborate with QA, Development and Product to ensure all aspects of the system have proper testing coverage and quality
  • Utilize expertise within and outside the team to promote quality releases
  • Manually verify and validate new features and bugs
  • Translate work items into worthwhile test cases and automate them where possible
  • Actively participate in agile activities including daily stand ups, estimation, and backlog grooming
  • Assist with product releases and 3rd level support
  • Champion quality throughout the development process

About You:

  • BS degree in Computer Science, related field, or equivalent experience
  • 2+ years of automation or development experience
  • Experience authoring API and E2E tests
  • Hands-on experience in contributing to in-house test automation frameworks and tools
  • Experience developing or testing complex cloud solutions
  • Experience executing test automation at scale
  • Experience utilizing deployment automation and CI/CD pipelines
  • Proficiency with C# or other object-oriented programming language
  • Proficiency with web-based technologies such as JavaScript, TypeScript, CSS, and HTML5
  • Experience with SQL and relational databases such as SQL Server
  • Familiarity with Azure DevOps and Git
  • Experience in a fast-paced agile environment

Not Required but a Plus: 

  • Experience using Sauce Labs and/or BrowserStack
  • Experience with performance testing
  • Experience using Azure Application Insights
  • Experience with or exposure to containerization

Our purpose at Provation is to empower providers to deliver quality healthcare for all. To deliver on this commitment, we’re guided by our core values - Provation CARES:

  • Community: We have a shared sense of improving healthcare, enriching the broader world we live and serve.
  • Accountability:  We own it and get it done with integrity.
  • Respect: We build diverse teams that collaborate and communicate with positive intent and trust.
  • Excellence: We welcome new ideas as we innovate quality solutions.
  • Service: We are passionate about putting customers first

The Fortive Promise - For you. For us. For growth.

We believe in you. We believe in your potential—your ability to learn, grow and make an impact. And we believe in giving you the opportunity, accountability, and visibility to do just that.

We believe in us. We believe in the power of great people working together to innovate and solve problems no one could solve alone. We build enduring partnerships with our customers and take on their challenges and opportunities as our own.

We believe in growth. We are honest about what’s working and what isn’t, and we work hard to innovate and improve. With a passionate focus on our markets and our customers, we learn and grow together to make a difference in the world.