Software Development Engineer in Test (SDET)

Published: 3 months ago

Software Development Engineer in Test (SDET) to join our growing Software Development and Test team. The SDET’s primary responsibilities are software testing and development. SDET would be an experienced test professional with fluent coding skills who will be involved in creating automated test designs and framework to aid the overall software testing process at Altia.

Primary Responsibilities: 

  • Work in an Agile environment with the product owner, software engineers, and other senior test engineers during the entire software development life cycle

  • Design and develop Software test designs, test procedures and verification suites

  • Design, code and implement automated software test suite and automation framework

  • Perform automated and manual functional, regression and end-to-end systems tests for each product release

  • Work closely with architects and developers to help debug software issues

  • Report and track defects using Altia’s defect management system

  • Produce well written documentation for setup, installation and configuration of automated framework

  • Comprehensively document software bug reports, test summary and performance reports

  • Work in conjunction with Software test team in defining and implementing software test process and methodologies

  • Continuously look for ways to improve effectiveness and efficiency allowing us to provide a higher quality product in less time

Required Education, Experience and Competencies:

  • B.S. in Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or related technical field

  • Eight + years of software development experience in a technology product environment

  • Minimum of five years of experience as a Software Test Engineer of which two years as an SDET

  • Expert in Software test process, design and test case development

  • Advanced programming skills in Python and C

  • Experience in setup, problem resolution, testing and debugging of embedded microprocessor systems

  • Working knowledge of automated software test systems and embedded touch screen applications

  • Adept at planning projects and working independently

  • Excellent communication and documentation skills

  • Self-starter with strong personal work ethic, and a “whatever it takes” attitude

Preferred Additional Qualifications:

  • Two years as a software developer with hands on design, coding and debugging experience

  • Knowledge of Agile development methodologies

  • Familiarity with ASPICE and other Process Improvement methodologies (e.g., CMMI)

  • Familiarity with Functional Safety Requirements (ISO/26262)

  • Experience using Confluence, JIRA and JAMA software

Culture / Environment:

Altia is currently in a period of strong, consistent growth, and we expect to aggressively accelerate that growth for the next 5 years and beyond. We have an exceptionally talented and highly invested team who is focused on our continued success and maintenance of our noteworthy company culture.

We pride ourselves in our high ethical standards and employee morale. We build based on a foundation of respect. We generously partner within our communities to support economic growth and accessible education for all, knowing that providing avenues toward careers in technology can end the cycle of poverty.

We are committed to providing an environment of mutual respect, free of discrimination and harassment, where equal employment opportunity is available to all applicants and teammates. We believe that diversity and inclusion among our teammates is critical to our success as a global company, and we seek to recruit, develop and retain the most talented people from a diverse candidate pool.